Opatija’s restaurant Laurus has recently reopened, presenting a new menu created by its long-time chef Denis Beganović and new, young and enthusiastic sous-chef Andrej Doskoči. At Laurus you can also try some of the best pizzas in the region, prepared by the experienced pizza master Giuseppe Perfida, a native Italian who has dedicated his life to creating top-quality pizza. Restaurant Laurus is on the map of top culinary destinations, and has confirmed its reputation with numerous recognitions and awards.
It is distinguished by its ambience and a spectacular view of Kvarner Bay, which is why it is ideal for enjoying a romantic atmosphere on warm summer evenings!
A blend of traditional and modern
The restaurant’s signature dishes are fresh, seasonal, home-made and creative, and the extensive wine list consists of excellent Croatian and international wines.
The new menu has been carefully created to include first-class fish, scampi, shellfish and spiny lobsters from our own lobster tank, gnocchi and homemade pasta, and bread from our wood-fired oven. Another speciality is the pizzas prepared in the wood-fired oven with the best ingredients.
Enjoy Istrian and Mediterranean cuisine based on a combination of traditional and modern!
Discover Café Imperial
Designed by the renowned Croatian interior designer Mirjana Mikulec, the newly reopened Café Imperial is a beautiful blend of the hotel’s historical heritage and modern flair.
The interior design is inspired by the hotel’s richly decorated Golden Hall with its golden palette and floral motifs. Antique mirrors provide the luxurious depth to the space, while the palms evoke the famous Opatija parks.
Home-Made Desserts & Craft Coffee
In Café Imperial, you can indulge in delicious treats such as home-made desserts and craft coffee.
Satisfy your sweet tooth with amazing desserts, including the signature Lavandier cake with white chocolate and lavender cream. Try the Hug&Punch craft coffee which offers the finest specialty blends using only the very best beans from around the world. If you prefer tea over coffee, enjoy the teas of outstanding quality and exemplary taste from The Tea Group.
An extensive wine and cocktail list is also at your disposal.
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Café with the Viennese Flair
In Café Strauss, one of the most famous coffee houses in Opatija, the visitors have a perfect chance to enjoy a typical Viennese coffee-house atmosphere.
The café is located in Hotel Palace Bellevue, directly opposite the Slatina beach in the very heart of Opatija. Its open terrace is an ideal place to soak up the sun, view, atmosphere, and - of course – homemade desserts and craft coffee!
Unforgettable Desserts and Coffee
Homemade desserts in Café Strauss are simply unforgettable. Lovingly made by our pastry chef from the best ingredients, the café’s desserts are traditional with a modern twist. Pair your dessert of choice with craft coffee by Hug&Punch.
Have a healthy start to your day with a brunch in Café Strauss. Discover tasty dishes made from seasonal ingredients for a nutritious midday snack. You can select from a variety of traditional and vegan menu items.
- Tofu Scramble
- Avocado Rye Toast
- Homemade Granola
- Falafel Bowl
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