Split is an incredibly picturesque city, and experiencing the best of Dalmatian charm while dining with a view is the ultimate choice. The harbour, azure waters, gently swaying boats, and their sails catching the breeze – it's romantic, authentic, unforgettable. Especially, when pleasure for the eyes can so easily be paired with the most unique gastronomic experiences. From fine dining to beach clubs, from the best Neapolitan pizza to the freshest seafood delicacies – Split is rich in gourmet explorations.

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Must-visit restaurants with a view in Split

Restaurant Adriatic - Restaurants with a view in Split

Restaurant Adriatic
Sustipanski put 2, Split

Immersed deeply in the vibrant colours and rich flavours of the region, Restaurant Adriatic invites guests to take a seat on a romantic terrace over the sea overlooking the breathtaking views and boats gently swaying on the waves. This gastronomic gem is situated within Split's ACY marina, just a short distance from the bustling city centre, so it offers a peaceful oasis, generously sprinkled with quality cuisine.

Restaurant Adriatic - Restaurants in Split

The à la carte menu at Restaurant Adriatic invites guests to explore an array of culinary treasures, highlighted by the daily catch of seafood sourced from local fishermen on the island of Vis. Also, it offers a selection of beloved fish and meat dishes, both cold or warm starters, traditional pasta, softest gnocchi, wood-fired Skipper pizzas, all culminating in a palette of signature desserts. When you choose this place, you embark on a culinary journey where taste and scenic beauty merge into a singular sensory experience.

The spell of charm is so vivid here, so it's no surprise that Restaurant Adriatic became popular not only for regular dining experiences but also as the ideal place to mark special occasions.

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 Kadena - Restaurants with a view in Split

Ulica Ivana pl. Zajca 4, Split

Kadena is a restaurant where food turns into art, and it's no surprise to find it featured in the Michelin Guide. This gourmet haven provides a luxurious gastronomic experience, blending traditional Mediterranean cuisine with elements of molecular gastronomy.

Kadena - Restaurants in Split

What sets Kadena apart is its personalised approach. Guests can choose their culinary direction, whether it's fish or meat, and the talented team is dedicated to exceeding expectations. They offer four- to eight-course meals, with a wide selection of steaks, including favourites like Tomahawk and Teres Major. Twist to Japanese cuisine is available as Sushi, Sashimi, and Tataki are also on the menu.

Moreover, every dish can be complemented by matching wines, both local Croatian and international labels, along with premium cognac, whisky, as well as gin.

Yet, Restaurant Kadena isn't just about culinary perfection, a modern ambience, and personalized service. It's also blessed with a picturesque location that offers some of the most breathtaking sea views in Split, all enjoyed from the restaurant's inviting terrace.

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Zrno Soli Split - Restaurants with a view in Split

Zrno Soli
Uvala Baluni 8, Split

Zrno Soli, situated in Split, is an elegant restaurant that showcases Croatian gastronomy in a truly distinctive way. Under the guidance of its owner, Ivo Vrdoljak, its primary aim has always been to welcome and please every guest. This endeavour has been remarkably successful, earning Zrno Soli not only the affection of both locals and international visitors but also global recognition, as it has been featured in the Michelin Guide Croatia since 2018.

Zrno Soli Split - Restaurants in Split

The menu at Zrno Soli reflects Mediterranean cuisine, inspired by local and authentic ingredients. It offers dishes that tell a traditional story with a modern touch, expertly paired with local Dalmatian wines from a well-curated wine list.

Yet, Zrno Soli is not only a haven for gastronomic perfectionism or an air of elegance and style. Nestled on the first floor of the ACI Marina Split, it treats the guests with a breathtaking million-dollar view of Split, a city steeped in 1700 years of history. Here, diners can revel in extended summer evenings or cosy winter moments by the sea, enveloped by sailboats and the crystal-clear waters of the Adriatic.

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Dvor - Restaurants with a view in Split

Put Firula 14, Split

Dvor undoubtedly stands out as one of the most remarkable restaurants in Split. It has consistently earned a place in Michelin Guide, offering not only fine views but also the finest dining experiences. Nestled above the calm Firule Bay and shaded by the mature pine trees, it creates a truly enchanting atmosphere. Whether you seek relaxation on the terrace with mixology artistry in your hands or a deep dive into a gastronomic journey, this place will never disappoint.

Dvor - Restaurants in Split

Dvor serves as the professional playground for the celebrated chef Hrvoje Zirojević, who skillfully crafts culinary masterpieces inspired by global flavours. From gourmet ceviche, refreshing gazpacho, tuna rolls stuffed with foie gras and smoked sea risotto, to the highest quality cuts of meats fired up on the open grill and the freshest daily catches of fish – each dish receives his expert touch, with the chef himself often at the helm in the kitchen.

Dining here is synonymous with magic in every possible sense, so don't hesitate to embrace it fully. Immerse yourself in the views, savour the high-end cuisine, share your bites with loved ones, and enhance gastronomic journey with matching Croatian wine from the excellent list. Such experience will stay with you for good.

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Velum - Restaurants with a view in Split

Uvala Baluni 1, Split

Velum, an elegant Mediterranean restaurant and lounge bar, takes pride in a prime seaside location at ACI Marina Split. Here, the finest Dalmatian delicacies pair perfectly with the beautiful ambience, offering breathtaking views of the sea and graceful sails. Even if you opt for indoor seating, the charm remains intact, as the interior resembles a ship's salon with a backdrop of intriguing old maritime paintings, boat blueprints, and vintage shipbuilder's sketches. This is a place where each visit transforms into a special occasion! 

Velum - Restaurants in Split

The gastronomic offerings here exclusively feature the freshest seasonal vegetables sourced from local family farms, alongside freshly caught fish from nearby fishermen and premium-quality meats. This commitment to ingredients results in a menu featuring gourmet seafood specialities, various pasta or pizza options, vegetarian-friendly dishes, all while exploring the rich culinary traditions of the region.

Velum keeps its doors open for all meals, so do not hesitate to come here and enjoy high-quality breakfasts, lunches, or dinners while being surrounded by the marina's picturesque views.

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Basta - Restaurants with a view in Split

Obala kneza Branimira 1a, Split

If all you dream about is a flawless pizza with a breathtaking view, then Basta is your perfect dining spot. Nestled on Split's picturesque West Coast, it's a unique fusion of a pizzeria and a bar. Here, you'll be treated to the most beautiful waterfront scenery while also relishing an opportunity to people-watch. 

Basta - Restaurants in Split

The menu at Basta is an ode to the finest ingredients, making it the ideal place for indulging in delectable platters of cheese and cold cuts that stand alone as perfect dishes. Following these options is a selection of calzones, focaccias, the iconic Napoli street food known as Pagnottielli, and refreshing salads. Each choice embodies perfection, but the true star of the show is the authentic Neapolitan pizza, baked according to the original recipe from its birthplace. Next to the mastered crust, you'll discover legendary ingredients that range from mozzarella di bufala, stracciatella, grana padano or high-quality prosciutto, to truffle cream and the freshest basil leaves. So, the final choice is yours! Also, beyond the classics, Basta offers local specialities such as pizzas featuring lavender cheese, Croatian Kulenova seka sausage, or even caviar.

Basta is also a place to enjoy the best cocktails, prepared by master mixologists, or great coffee, all, of course, complemented by a full view of Split’s harbour.

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Brasserie on 7 - Restaurants with a view in Split

Brasserie on 7
Obala Hrvatskog narodnog preporoda 7, Split

Brasserie on 7, a stylish restaurant, graces Split's famous waterfront Riva with its panoramic views of the sea and nearby islands. The historical charm of this place is woven into its very fabric. Once called the French Riva during Napoleon's reign, this name endured long after his departure. Hence, Executive Chef Alexandre Ange adeptly applies French gastronomic principles to elevate Croatian cuisine on a global scale.

Brasserie on 7 - Restaurants in Split

Situated in this harbour setting, where the vibrant life of Splitska Riva unfolds, Brasserie on 7 captivates with its timeless interior, attentive service, and unwavering culinary excellence. It stands as one of Split's most alluring dining destinations.

Furthermore, this restaurant accommodates all hours of the day. Coming here for breakfast or brunch? Enjoy savouring a range of options from a traditional English breakfast to French toast, Eggs Benedict, Shakshuka, as well as wholesome choices like granola and fruit salads. Opting for lunch or dinner? Delight in light starters like the Endive & Citrus Salad and hearty mains like Shell Buzara, Grilled Octopus, 45-Day Aged Rib-Eye, or Duck Confit. Additionally, guests here are treated to a seasonal concept, with the dynamic weekly menu complementing the à la carte.

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Mistral Beach Club - Restaurants with a view in Split

Mistral Beach Club
Šetalište Pape Ivana Pavla II, Split

Mistral Beach Club is a haven dedicated to relaxation, holiday vibes and chic Dalmatian atmosphere. Nestled on the beachfront of Radisson Blu Resort & Spa, it offers a blend of authentic cuisine, a fine selection of beverages as well as stylish music, creating the perfect Mediterranean ambience.

Mistral Beach Club - Restaurants in Split

Right at the shoreline, you can not only recline on sun loungers but also indulge in gastronomic experiences. The latter is particularly noteworthy, as dining becomes even more enchanting in such a picturesque setting.

Here, guests can enjoy a variety of beverages and snacks served directly in the cabanas or on the sun loungers. For those seeking a more substantial dining journey, Mistral Restaurant welcomes with a mastered menu. From oysters and tuna tartare to quinoa salad, from gourmet fish al forno, perfect for sharing, to the Aglio Olio e Peperoncini pasta and a mouthwatering cheeseburger – the selection creates a mosaic of flavours, catering to every foodie's preferences. Of course, all of these culinary options can be paired with champagne or unique cocktails.

Mistral Beach Club, along with the beachside ambience and the joy of living, welcomes guests from mid-May to the end of October. So, make sure not to miss out on this place during your warm-season getaway.

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