Cantinetta Sveti Jakov
A unique restaurant beneath the grand arcades and perhaps one of the Opatija’s best kept secrets , Cantinetta Sv. Jakov may be best described as a blend of an italian trattoria and a wine bar.
Crossing from the old to the new, a historic building transformed into a modern day dining experience. The location and serene ambience invites you to leave your worries at the door and enjoy our culinary delights.
Frendly atmosphere and prices that represent great value for our guests provide an upscale casual dining experience . Our professional approach coupled with superior quality food offerings and service, has proven to be highly successful.
At Cantinetta, our menu is focused on good and simple Mediterranean cuisine, such as grilled fresh fish, grilled steak, fish soup and homemade pasta with a commitment using local and susainable foods.
Restaurant has been serving Istrian and Dalmatian Prosciutto of the highest quality, a large collection of cheese, freshly baked bread, handmade pasta and daily fresh fish.
The food menu offers a balance of old favorites and unique dishes with the focus on local ingredients prepared with global inspirations.
Experience the exquisite taste of our special dish Kaparin –Boškarin meat salami with truffles. Boškarin, an Istrian ox, is a white and grey long horned cattle and a symbol of the region. Indigenous boškarin beef is specially prepared meat and can only be found in top restaurants and taverns.
Complete your dining satisfaction with a glass of best Croatian wine.
Our extensive wine list boasts a well rounded array of domestic and global vineyard selections and is a balance of premium, popular and value wines . Bottles and by-the-glass selections are available for over 100 white or red wines.
Cantinetta is perfect for any occation from business lunch or a friendly meeting to romantic night out. It is also ideal for private parties, small wedding dinners and celebrations.
Tel. (Front Desk) +385 51 202 099