Gourmet Story of the Opatija Riviera

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Gourmet Story of the Opatija Riviera

Varied, delicious, fragrant, sophisticated, based on healthy local ingredients – this is the Gourmet Story of the Opatija Riviera, which will enchant you with its seductive aromas from 09 May to 19 June 2017.

With the aim of presenting to visitors the area's rich and varied culinary offer based on healthy foods, the Opatija Tourist Board is organising an event entitled 'Gourmet Story of the Opatija Riviera'. During this culinary event, numerous restaurants, konoba taverns, cafés and pastry shops will be offering excellent gourmet specialities prepared with local ingredients.

Kvarner menus for 100 kn

Kvarner menus at a popular price of 100 kn per person will be offered each Tuesday (09/05, 16/05, 23/05, 30/05, 06/06 and 13/06/2017) in Remisens Premium Hotel Ambasador, Remisens Premium Hotel Kvarner, Remisens Hotel Palace Bellevue and Smart Selection Hotel Istra.

    • Remisens Premium Hotel Ambasador
      Garden Grill Hortenzija
      +385 51 743 333 | damir.zeko@remisens.com

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      Cream of Celeriac root and truffles


      Octopus ragout
      creamy mascarpone polenta


      Chocolate lava cake
      bay leaf crème anglaise

      Menu price:
      100 kn ~ 13,5 €
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    • Remisens Premium Hotel Kvarner
      À la carte restaurant D Terrace
      +385 51 271 233 | recepcija.hotelakvarner@remisens.com

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      Green asparagus velouté
      prosciutto crisps


      Island Cres lamb
      garlic confit, baked young rosemarry potato


      Strawberry basil Gazpacho
      prosecco lemon sorbet

      Menu price:
      100 kn ~ 13,5 €
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    • Remisens Hotel Palace Bellevue
      P&B Wine bar
      +385 51 271 811 | domijan.mrsic@remisens.com

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      Istrian charcuterie plater
      prosciutto, sausage, black olive bruschetta


      Green olive and onion Focaccia
      rosemarry marinated olives


      Islands cheese selaction
      fleur de sel
      (4 local wines tasting incuded)
      Sparkling wine Primo
      Malvazija Moschiena
      Rose Ro
      Cabernet Sauvignon Lauriana

      Menu price:
      100 kn ~ 13,5 €
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    • Smart Selection Hotel Istra
      Bistro Obala
      +385 51 271 299 | igor.bencan@remisens.com

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      Caesar salad with Pag's cheese
      local anchovies


      Housemade Tagliatelle with Istrian prosciutto
      black truffles cream


      Tiramisu
      orange dry fig marmelade
       

      Menu price:
      100 kn ~ 13,5 €
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Three 'Gourmet Story' menus

Every Thursday (11/05, 18/05, 25/05, 01/06, 08/06 and 15/06/2017) in Remisens Premium Hotel Ambasador (+385 51 743 333), Remisens Premium Hotel Kvarner (+385 51 271 233), Remisens Hotel Palace Bellevue (+385 51 271 811), Remisens Hotel Admiral (+385 51 271 533) and Remisens Hotel Excelsior (+385 91 2743 733)

Opatija Riviera - top gastronomic destination

When it comes to gastronomy, the Opatija Riviera is one of Croatia's most renowned destinations. Here, you can sample a wide range of superb culinary specialities prepared with local ingredients. After the spring and asparagus specialities, it is time for dishes prepared with Kvarner scampi. Kvarner scampi come from the Adriatic; they are always fresh and considered an incomparable gourmet delight. Scampi are prepared in various ways: grilled, in risottos, or in a buzara sauce.

  • In Opatija, Kvarner Bay supplies the freshest seafood for delicious, memorable meals along the Croatian Riviera. Also, regional flavors like asparagus, chestnuts and cherries make the city a popular gourmet destination.
  • The area is also well known for wine. Ideal climate and soil conditions allow Croatia to produce some of the top wines. Local bars and restaurants have extensive lists, featuring local and international products.
  • The creative chefs of Opatija's restaurants are eager to share their creations with you. Enjoy top-quality cuisine and great service in an ideal seafront setting on the bay of Kvarner – Opatija provides an unbelievable dining experience.
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