Gourmet and dream-like under one roof
Are you looking for the right idea to create a perfect evening for your loved ones? Surprise them with a superb dinner in restaurants that boast prestigious Michelin stars. This gastronomic pampering may win you over so you will want to stay longer. And in some places you can actually stay, as there you’ll find comfortable accommodation in addition to gastronomic delights. Here is a selection of five Slovenian Michelin-starred restaurants where you can also spend the night.
Once you sit down at the table in the only Slovenian restaurant with three Michelin stars, you will probably find it hard to leave. Time will fly by because there’s so much delicious creativity on the plate, inspired by the local tradition and flavours of the Soča Valley. And if the gastronomic pampering under the baton of chef Ana Roš makes you want to stay, you can spend the night in one of the ten themed rooms, which are imbued with the stories of the family and the environment in which they work.
The old centre of Radovljica is considered one of the most charming spots in the Julian Alps. Of the old bourgeois houses dating from the 16th and 17th centuries, one boasts the aroma of haute cuisine. The aroma will lure you to Hiša Linhart, the creative training grounds of chef Uroš Štefelin, who was "rewarded" with a prestigious Michelin star. A masterful combination of traditional local flavours and modern culinary techniques will turn your evening into an unforgettable gastronomic fairy tale. And so that it doesn't end too soon, you can spend the night in neatly furnished rooms that have a touch of nostalgia.
Did you know that the last king of France from the House of Bourbon dynasty is buried not far from Nova Gorica? Well, you too can feel like royalty if you visit the boutique Dam Hotel and Restaurant in the centre of Nova Gorica. There, your senses will be welcomed in a most magnificent way. The hotel restaurant, adorned with a Michelin star, will offer you the aroma of the sea embraced in the culinary masterpieces of chef Uroš Fakuč. You will also fondly remember the refined and artistically inspired interior of the rooms for a long time.
When you visit the restaurant of the boutique hotel Milka in Kranjska Gora, the exceptional mountain backdrop and Lake Jasna, which greet you from the window, will immediately impress you. In a cosy atmosphere, you will be treated to an unforgettable gastronomic experience by a young and creative culinary team led by Chef David Žefran, who has been awarded two stars by the Michelin Guide. Their dishes are inspired by the Alpine surroundings and local tradition. An Alpine style also dominates the modern rooms, where most of the furniture is made from natural materials. The largest asset is the priceless view from the window.
Nestled in the embrace of the vineyard covered Svečina Hills, Hiša Denk has an excellent foundation on which it has built its gastronomic identity, and this has been recognised by the famous Michelin Guide. There, family tradition blends with the boldness of the young generation, represented by chef Gregor Vračko. The natural and cultural features of the landscape are represented in the dishes, enhanced by a new dimension and a modern character. Of course, delicious dishes are incomplete without a glass of excellent wine. You can enhance your gastronomic experience by staying overnight in one of the six rooms furnished in a modern style.