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Restaurant • Fine Dining

Draga di Lovrana

Restaurant Draga di Lovrana

Hotel restaurant Draga di Lovrana is beautifully situated on the edge of a mountain reef, surrounded by green hills and the azure sea. This historic establishment was built in 1908, but burned down a few decades later, in 1923. It wasn’t until 2005, when owners Christian and Sanja Nikolac renovated and reopened the place as a gourmet restaurant, that this stunning establishment fully came back to life. The restaurant serves delicious Mediterranean delicacies, made with products from the Kvarner region. Enjoy the chef’s contemporary cuisine in the elegant dining room with a fireplace. From here, you have an extraordinary view of the sea, mountain Ucka, and the Kvarner islands. Or sit down on the terrace, which offers a spectacular panoramic vista.

Draga di Lovrana

Lovran, Croatia

Kelli Nikolac

Kelli Nikolac
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Restaurant Draga di Lovrana is housed in a building that dates back to 1908. The hotel was built by entrepreneur Anton Urm and quickly became a popular resort for Austrian-Hungarian aristocrats, including emperor Franz Josef. In 1923, however, for mysterious reasons Anton set fire to his establishment. For 80 years, the ruinous building changed owners – until Christian and Sanja Nikolac arrived in 1978.

Mediterranean cuisine

Panorama view

Boutique hotel

Draga di Lovrana’s cuisine

At restaurant Draga di Lovrana you can enjoy the best that the Adriatic sea and Croatian soil has to offer. The skilled chef and his team work with exceptionally fresh foods from the Kvarner region, such as fish and scampi sourced with the Nikolac family's own fishing boats. The chef’s cooking style is characterized by his modern twist on traditional, Mediterranean flavours – with a hint of Italian and French cuisine. Expect Mediterranean specialties as well as international classics. Next to its lovely à la carte menu, the restaurant also offers an exquisite selection of Croatian wines.

Lovran area

Located on the green slopes of mountain Učka, hotel restaurant Draga di Lovrana is a great starting point for exploring the Kvarner area. Spend the day at one of the nearby sandy beaches of Medveja or Moscenicka Draga, stroll on the Lungomare promenade, or go on a hike through Učka nature park.

Boutique hotel

Four-star hotel Draga di Lovrana offers 10 double rooms and luxury apartments. The modern hotel rooms are equipped with a queen-size bed, a private bathroom with a shower, satellite TV, free Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, a minibar, and a safe. Overlooking the idyllic surroundings, some rooms also have a balcony.



Draga di Lovrana Lovranska Draga 1 51415 Lovran Croatia


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Opening times

Monday 13:00 - 18:00 18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday 18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday 13:00 - 18:00 18:00 - 23:00
Thursday 13:00 - 18:00 18:00 - 23:00
Friday 13:00 - 18:00 18:00 - 23:00
Saturday 13:00 - 18:00 18:00 - 23:00
Sunday 13:00 - 18:00 18:00 - 23:00

Mastercard Priceless Experience

7-course tasting menu

€95,- pp

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