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Restaurant • Fine Dining

Špacapanova hiša

Restaurant Špacapanova hiša

For almost half a century, restaurant Špacapanova hiša has been committed to promoting and developing the traditional Karst cuisine. This family-run establishment dates back to 1973, when the Špacapan family took over the old village inn. Chef and sommelier Ago Špacapan’s philosophy is to create uncomplicated cuisine using the best ingredients available. This way, he presents diners with top-quality dishes that best represent the Karst region.

Špacapanova hiša

Komen, Slovenia
G&M 15,5
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Ago Špacapan

Ago Špacapan
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Špacapanova hiša is a family-run restaurant with connoisseurs of good food, drinks, music, and good company. Chef and sommelier Ago Špacapan is truly at home here, and always aims to make his diners feel at home as well, both with exquisite food as well as amazing wines.

Traditional Slovenian Karst cuisine


Local ingredients

Špacapanova hiša’s cuisine

The cuisine at restaurant Špacapanova hiša is based on high-quality Karst ingredients that are mostly homegrown and produced. Fresh environmental-friendly and organic ingredients are sourced at nearby farms. Chef Ago Špacapan and his team believe in the power of nature and tradition. That is why he produces traditional Karst products using the oldest techniques that have been tested and improved for centuries. Restaurant Špacapanova hiša embraces a simple philosophy: high-end cuisine can only be made from the best ingredients. In the basement of Špacapan hiša, the restaurant has its very own prosciutto and salami ripening room. Here you will also find a cheese ripening space, a wine shop, and a space for the processing of wine and spirits.

Karst region

Restaurant Špacapanova hiša is located in Komen, close to Trieste, Portopiccolo, Sistiana, the Miramar & Štanjel castles, Grado, Trieste airport, and the Vilenica cave. The Karst region is an untouched land of stone, Teran wine, and prosciutto. Cycling and hiking trails lead to nearby caves, Teran wine tastings, historic castles, and churches. The area also offers excellent spots for hunting, fishing, and many more outdoor activities.

Špacapanova hiša hotel

Besides an excellent restaurant, Špacapan hiša also offers its guests a chance to spend the night. The air-conditioned rooms all have free Wi-Fi and hydro-massage baths or showers are featured in the rooms.    The cozy and charming rooms will make you feel welcome, relaxed, and serene. A soothing lavender bath with and homemade soap and shampoo with lavender will help you to relax.    For breakfast, you can enjoy Zidarič ricotta and yogurt, fresh homemade bread from stone-ground flour, homemade butter, jam, homemade juices, tea, water, and of course steaming coffee.



Špacapanova hiša Komen 85 6223 Komen Slovenia


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Opening times

Friday 12:00 - 16:00 18:00 - 22:00
Saturday 12:00 - 16:00 18:00 - 22:00
Sunday 12:00 - 16:00 18:00 - 22:00


Five-course tasting menu with four glasses of selected wine Overnight stay in twin/double room with breakfast

€ 255

“Take some time for yourself”

Visit of Miro cellar, tasting of meats, cheese, wine, liquor, and vinegar. Eight-course tasting menu with six glasses of selected wines. Overnight stay in twin/double room with breakfast.

€ 380

“Simply enjoy”

First day: five-course tasting menu with four glasses of selected wines. Second day: eight-course tasting menu with six glasses of selected wines. Visit of Miro cellar, tasting of meats, cheese, wine, liquor, and vinegar. Two nights in double/twin room with massage tub and breakfas

€ 515

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