Dining & Bar


Dining & Bar

Dine with style in warm and elegant ambience of Cardo restaurant. Indulge in refined specialties of Mediterranean and international cuisine and a wide selection of Croatian and international wines prepared and chosen for you by our master chef

Welcome to Cardo Restaurant

It is our pleasure to present our creative cuisine prepared by our highly experienced chefs.

Named after one of the main streets of the Diocletian’s palace, Cardo restaurant will serve for you culinary delicacies enjoyed by the great emperors of the Ancient Rome. This special menu presents specially prepared food, studied from the Marcus Gavius Apicius cookbook – the only comprehensive cookbook of the Diocletian’s era.

This unique lunch experience can be followed by organized visit to see remains of Diocletian’s Aqueduct located in the underground hotel facilities. Using only the freshest and finest Mediterranean ingredients we hope you will experience our culinary traditions and the real taste of Dalmatia.

At Cardo Restaurant you can start your day with full American buffet breakfast served from 06.00 till 10.30 and also enjoy a-la-card Restaurant Menu 24/7 with private dining rooms available. Enjoy your meal.

Cold Appetizers

Mozzarella on a Bed of Rocket Salad
(fresh mozzarella served on a bed of rocket salad with cherry tomatoes, a zest of virgin olive oil and balsamic dressing)
| 50,00 kn |

Shrimp and Avocado Mousse
(light mousse made with shrimp, avocado, mediterranean herbs and virgin olive oil)
| 110,00 kn |

Octopus Carpaccio
(served with rocket salad, extra virgin olive oil and balsamic dressing)
| 120,00 kn |

Beef Carpaccio
(served on a bed of rocket salad with extra virgin olive oil and balsamic dressing)
| 145,00 kn |

Beef and Vegetable Basket
(filo pastry filled with beef and stir fry vegetables)
| 90,00 kn |

Dalmatian Platter for Two
(dalmatian prosciutto and cheese platter)
| 140,00 kn |


Leek and Basil Soup
(cream of leek soup with a scent of fresh basil)
| 25,00 kn |

Cappuccino di Spinach
(cream of spinach soup with fresh pine nuts)
| 30,00 kn |

Old Captain Fish Soup
(fresh fish and shellfish soup)
| 45,00 kn |

Crème de la Crème
(creamy shrimp soup with dalmatian herbs)
| 50,00 kn |

Hot Appetizers

Green Gnocchi with Creamy Spinach Sauce
| 60,00 kn |

Homemade Black Cuttlefish Pasta with Shrimp Sauce
| 85,00 kn |

Green Fettuccine Pasta with Stir Fry Vegetables
| 75,00 kn |

Brown Rice Risotto with Prosciutto, Porcini Mushrooms, and Asparagus Sauce
| 95,00 kn |

Cheese Tortellini with White Truffle Sauce
| 120,00 kn |

Fettuccine Pasta with Beef and Vegetables
| 90,00 kn |

Main Dishes

Grilled Beef Fillet with Tricolor Puree
(beef fillet grilled to your liking and served with carrot, potato and zucchini puree)
| 140,00 kn |

Dalmatian Braised Beef
(traditional dalmatian braised beef served with homemade gnocchi)
| 105,00 kn |

Grilled Lamb Cutlets
(grilled lamb cutlets marinated in mediterranean herbs and served with roasted potatoes)
| 150,00 kn |

Stuffed Turkey Roll
(turkey roll stuffed with spring vegetables and served with potato lyonnaise)
| 90,00 kn |

Roasted Chicken Breast
(chicken breast marinated in soy sauce, mustard and mediterranean herbs, served with grilled spring vegetables)
| 85,00 kn |

Monkfish Medallions with Red Peppercorn Sauce
(monkfish medallions sauted in red peppercorn sauce served with roasted palenta)
| 100,00 kn |

Poached Saint Peter’s Fish
(poached fillet of Saint Peter’s fish served over homemade green gnocchi with creamy spinach sauce)
| 160,00 kn |


Chocolate Rhapsody
(homemade chocolate cake made with the finest Belgian chocolate served with wild orange sauce and caramelised orange zest)
| 30,00 kn |

Chocolate Soufflé
( chocolate soufflé served with vanilla ice cream and wild berry sauce)
| 30,00 kn |

(served with white chocolate and cherry sauce)
| 30,00 kn |

Fruit Plate
(fresh pineapple basket filled with fresh fruit)
| 40,00kn |

Ice-cream and Fruit Cocktail
(vanilla, chocolate and strawberry ice-cream topped with fresh fruit, whipped cream and chocolate)
| 45,00 kn |

Lemon Sorbet
(made with vodka, lemon and lime sorbet)
| 20,00kn |


Atrium Cheese Platter
(Grana padano, mature sheep cheese from the Island of Pag, Dalmatian mature sheep cheese with herbs, Gorgonzola, Brie, Mixed nuts, grapes)
| 100,00 kn |

Choice of Fresh Seasonal Salads
| 25,00 kn |