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Restaurant • Fine Dining

DAM Boutique Hotel & Restaurant

DAM Boutique Hotel & Restaurant

Intimacy, charm, and elegance are the main characteristics of the ambiance at DAM restaurant. Situated in Nova Gorica, slightly off the beaten track a couple of kilometers out of town, the restaurant’s interior decor boasts an urban-chic ambiance. Here, you will be impressed by the relaxed atmosphere, pleasant music, and excellent culinary enjoyment. On warm days you can enjoy your food and drinks outdoors, in the beautiful garden. Chef Uroš Fakuč is constantly present at this restaurant, assuring that diners are well served both in the kitchen and at a table.

DAM Boutique Hotel & Restaurant

Nova Gorica, Slovenia
G&M 16,5

Uroš Fakuč

Uroš Fakuč
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A true culinary visionary, chef Uroš Fakuč creates a comprehensive gastronomic experience for his diners. He finds inspiration in the Mediterranean cuisine and in the challenges presented by top-quality and magically combined ingredients.

Contemporary Mediterranean

1 Michelin star

16 Gault Millau points

DAM’s cuisine

At DAM restaurant, chef Uroš Fakuč’s cuisine is mainly focused on fresh seafood specialties. He enhances their flavour with the best quality of olive oil and excellent Slovenian salt. Here, diners can enjoy contemporary-style dishes with an international flavour. Each dish is skilfully prepared and beautifully presented, with an emphasis on fish rather than meat. Specialties on the menu include the excellent tuna with squid ink, potato puree and wasabi; and for those with a sweet tooth, the mille-feuille with fresh cream, olive oil and strawberry sorbet. Each dish can be paired with an excellent glass of wine from the extensive wine list, to complete your gastronomic experience. The outstanding cuisine at DAM was awarded a prestigious Michelin star, as well as 16 out of 20 points by restaurant guide Gault Millau.

Nova Gorica surroundings

Restaurant DAM is situated on the outskirts of Nova Gorica, a modern university town in Slovenia near the Italian border. The town is known as the “City of Roses” because of its bourbon roses that are planted every year around the town. In May, the 12.000 roses blossom, resulting in a spectacular experience.



DAM Boutique Hotel & Restaurant Vinka Vodopivca 24 5000 Nova Gorica Slovenia


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Opening times

Wednesday 19:00 - 21:00
Thursday 19:00 - 21:00
Friday 19:00 - 21:00
Saturday 19:00 - 21:00

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