Restavracija Smrekarjev hram Popolno kulinarično razvajanje

Daily offer

Friday (12 February 2016)

Daily offer from Monday till Friday from noon to 3 p.m.


We provide free parking in Grand Union Hotel Business for the guests of the restaurant.

Daily soup

3,5 €

Main course with salad

Grilled tuna, mashed potatoes with horseradish, tuber vegetables, marsh samphire (sea asparagus)


 9,5 €


Union dessert

3 €

Daily offer

Light lunch (main course with salad)

9,5 €

Daily lunch (soup, main course with salad and dessert)

14,5 €

With the daily lunch menu we recommend a glass of house wine.

You can order the items from the daily offer separately.

Tasting menu

Tuna tartare with avocado, spicy sauce and homemade chips

Silveri sparkling wine, Boris Gašparin

Dry, classical method, Goriška brda wine growing district


Cream of cauliflower soup with potatoes


Slow-cooked beef tongue with vegetables and pumpkin seed oil

Chardonnay Sanctum, Vinum Loče

Dry, 2011, Štajerska wine growing district 




Chestnut honey-glazed duck fillet with lentils and Jerusalem artichoke

Pinot Noir, Dveri pax

Dry, 2008, quality, Štajerska wine growing district


Chocolate crostata with citrus fruit

Prepovedan sadež, Šturm

Sweet, 2007, Bela krajina wine growing district


Tasting menu price

40 €

Tasting menu with recommended wine price

57 €


We prepare the menu for the entire table. Last order at 9 pm.


The Menu / Autumn 2015

Open from midday till 11 p.m., weekends from 6 p.m. till 11 p.m., from September to the end of May.


If you have any special wishes due to your dietary restrictions, we will be happy to accommodate your alternative suggestions within the available options.

Delicious cold appetizers

Venison tartare (pickled mushrooms, aged cheese, mayonnaise with beetroot)

19.00 €

Dry-cured ham Komel (baked fig, port wine-and-fig reduction)

12.50 €

Slices of cold sea bass (chilli, frozen lemon, pomegranate)

13.00 €

Smoked trout (sour apple and celery, wasabi mayonnaise, trout roe)

12.50 €

Carrot salad (goat cheese, roasted hazelnuts, fried egg)

8.50 €

Soups to warm you up and make you smile

Chicken soup (house-made noodles "Taste Ljubljana")

4.50 €

Soup of the day

4.00 €

A warm medley of flavours

Roast pork cheeks (braised cabbage, baked apple purée, fried bacon)

9.00 €

Pot barley with sausage (egg yolk cooked in smoked oil, Pustotnik Dairy Farm cheese "Taste Ljubljana")

7.50 €

House-made trout-stued pasta (steamed vegetables, trout soup)

8.00 €

Flavours of the sea

Grilled sole (creamed spinach, potatoes cooked in butter and bacon)

29.00 €

Grilled sea bass fillet (broccoli purée, quinoa, crab sauce)

28.00 € 

Angler tail with herbs and butter (fried mussels, cauliflower)

27.00 €

Meat dishes that will please even the most demanding guests

Glazed beef ribs (sautéed potatoes, roasted carrots, beef bone-and-coffee gravy)

14.50 €

Roast saddle of venison (apple and celery root purée, bread with mushrooms, salt-baked beetroot)

29.50 €

Roasted pork fillet (baked Savoy cabbage, pumpkin purée, fried semolina dumpling with cracklings)

14.50 €

Grilled duck fillet (roasted parsley root, chestnut purée, braised Swiss chard)

21.50 €

For our sweet-toothed guests

Mousse au chocolat (chocolate sponge cake, orange ice cream, orange-and-chilli jelly)

5.50 €

Pumpkin panna cotta (crumble with cinnamon and almonds)

6.50 €

Plum pie (house-made ice cream)

5.50 €

An apple rendezvous (apple strudel made from locally grown apples with apple ice cream "Taste Ljubljana")

4.50 €

An assortment of Union's desserts


A selection of Slovenian cheeses

13,00 €

The price list is valid from 1 October 2015. The prices include VAT. All prices are in euros.

Opening hours and location

From Monday till Friday: from 12 p.m. till 11 p.m. 

Weekends and holidays: from 6 p.m. till 11 p.m.


Smrekarjev hram Restaurant
Nazorjeva 2 (close vicinity of the Grand Hotel Union), Ljubljana, Slovenina
T: +386 1 308 1907




The restaurant guests can park free-of-charge in the Grand Hotel Union parking garage.

About restaurant

Perfect culinary treat

Spoil your taste buds in the Smrekarjev hram restaurant, Ljubljana Quality Selection award winner in the category "Fine Dining Restaurants". Modern international cuisine is spiced up with a Slovene touch. A top team of chefs are responsible for an ultimate culinary treat entwined with a range of quality wines.


Try our a la carte menu with seasonal specialities made from daily fresh ingredients. Every day between 12 p.m. and 17 p.m. we offer daily tasting menu with five-course from 39 EUR per person, in harmony with sparkling wine and wines 45 EUR.


Restaurant awards: 2013 GaultMillau 1 haube (14 points), 2012 GaultMillau 1 haube (14 points), 2012 Ljubljana Quality Selection – top restaurant, 2008 Ljubljana Quality Selection – top restaurant.