Taste specialities made with local ingredients during this unique culinary event that combines traditional and modern cuisine. Come to Opatija and enjoy excellent food!

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Spring in Opatija is always very special, particularly during the Gourmet Story event in May, when you can sample fantastic specialities made from healthy and delicious ingredients. This is a time when Opatija becomes a true gourmet destination for food lovers from all over the world.

The themed menus are based on local ingredients, some of which can be considered as symbols of the local cuisine. Kvarner scampi, wild asparagus and delicious cherries from Lovran are some of the irresistible local foods that will be served on tables in various restaurants and taverns across the Opatija Riviera. For those with a sweet tooth, there is the Sweet Gourmet Story, which offers a wide range of fine and imaginative desserts to leave you breathless. Get ready for a tasty festival in Opatija!