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Gostilna Kovač

Gostilna Kovač, located on the suburbs of Ljubljana, has a long tradition of hospitality. Its history and name, which translates as 'blacksmith' in English, go back to the 19th century, when it was opened in a building housing the workshop of a blacksmith.

In the past, when Ljubljana did not stretch far beyond the present city centre, Gostilna Kovač was a rural restaurant. Today, its historical rural character is combined with excellence in providing premium experiences of traditional Slovenian cuisine with a particular emphasis on fish dishes. The restaurant serves a fine selection of premium Slovenian wines.

Menu choice: Slovenian dishes, freshwater fish, seafood, grilled dishes, vegetarian dishes, seasonal dishes, desserts, homemade bread, homemade baked goods, homemade schnapps, varietal Slovenian wines.

Additional amenities: outdoor seating, high chairs, wireless internet, takeaway service.


Mondays to Fridays 12:00-22:00, Saturdays, Sundays and and public holidays closed.

Catering offer

  • Taste Ljubljana

Additional offer

  • Ljubljana Quality


Langugages of communication: Slovenian, English, German, Italian, Croatian.

It is recommended that you book your table in advance.
The restaurant is accessible to disabled and mobility impaired people.
Pet's are allowed.
A room for private gatherings or parties can be arranged for groups.
A bus stop is located nearby.


Pot k Savi 9 1000 Ljubljana

Phone: +386 (0)1 537 12 44

Email: [email protected]

Web site: Gostilna Kovač

The offer includes