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Dubrovnik Wedding Venues

Hotel Excelsior *****

Wedding Conditions

VIEWS

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180 degree panoramic seaviews

CEREMONY

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As of 4 up to 150 guests

RECEPTION

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As of 40 guests up to 150 guests

MENU’s

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Starting as of 90 euro per guest for 4 courses

MUSIC

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Outdoors loud music until 23.00h

PARTY

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Privatized indoors are from 23.00h until 3am, at extra charge.

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Wedding Menu Examples

Wedding Menu – 4 courses

Opal / 90,00 €

  Octopus carpaccio with roasted bell peppers, green salad, 5 types of pepper and lemon dressing

Ravioli with truffles and mozzarella

Turkey medallions marinated in tandoori masala with potato timbale, asparagus and Hollandaise sauce.

      Blueberry cheesecake with yoghurt cream and lemon


Ruby / 90,00 €

Ceviche with prawns, cucumbers and mung bean sprouts

Fish Chowder soup with shellfish and goat cheese

Grilled Sea Bream fillet, with ratatouille vegetables and green tomato sauce

Strawberry Semifreddo


Sapphire / 100,00 €

Prosciutto and grilled courgette salad with Pag cheese pieces and garlic crouton

Creamy cauliflower soup with morels flavour and pumpkin seed oil

24 hours roasted beef contrefilet with mashed potatoes,baked onions and reduced gravy

Lemon and blueberry cake with vanilla mousse and almond hummus


Emerald / 105,00 €

Selection of Croatian cured meat specialties with 3 types of olives and pickled vegetables,grissini and dried tomatoes pasta.

Porcini risotto with smoked mozzarella cream, tomato chips and toasted pine nuts.

Beef fillet with potatoes au gratin, mille feuille aubergines and black truffle sauce

Tonka beans panna cotta with forest fruit and bourbon vanilla

3 Course menus with dessert buffet

Topaz / 105,00 €

Octopus carpaccio with roasted bell peppers, leaf salads, 5 types of pepper and lemon dressing

Ravioli with truffles and mozzarella

Turkey medallions marinated in tandoori masala with timbale potato, asparagus and Hollandaise sauce

Dessert selection on a buffet table.Selection of 5 types of desserts, pastry chef’s selection of cheeses and cut fruit


Tanzanite/ 105,00 €

Ceviche with prawns, cucumbers and mung bean sprouts

Fish Chowder soup with shellfish and goat cheese

Sea Bream fillet grilled with ratatouille vegetables and green tomato salsa

Dessert selection on a buffet table.Selection of 5 types of desserts, pastry chef’s selection of cheeses and cut fruit


Citrine / 120,00 €

  Selection of Croatian cured meat specialties with three types of olives and pickled vegetables, grissini and sun-dried tomato pasta

    Porcini risotto with smoked mozzarella cream, tomato chips and toasted pine nuts

 Beef fillet with potatoes au gratin, mille feuille aubergines and black truffle sauce

Dessert selection on a buffet table. Selection of 5 types of desserts, pastry chef’s selection of cheeses and cut fruit

Canapés

Selection of 3 canapés per person – 8 €

Selection of 4 canapés per person – 10 €

Selection of 5 canapés per person – 14 €


Ham with olive tapenade

Mushrooms with peperoncini salsa

Roast veal in creamy tuna

and caper sauce

Marinated smoked salmon on „wasabi“ cream

Tea smoked chicken on curried apples

Rosette of peppered roast beef

Herbed cream with mini prawns

Salami with black olives

Cream cheese on crackers

Anchovies with capers

Mini tortellini with green tapenade

Cod brandade, asparagus, sweet and sour garlic

Seared tuna fish with red pepper dressing

Smoked ham with cinnamon and pears

Mini mozzarella with cherry tomatoes and olives

Smoked salmon, cream chives cheese and caviar

Mini scallops ceviche,

chilli peppers and lemon dressing

Mini bell peppers stuffed with smoked mackerel

 Octopus with green

tomato salsa and smoked salt

Mediterranean grilled vegetables

with ”Škripavac” cheese cup

BBQ Buffet Menu

 Gold / 90,00 €

Starters

 Dalmatian ham with melon

 Pasta salad with ham

 Spicy beef salad

Shrimps cocktail

From the grill

Tandoori chicken with spicy pineapple

Spare ribs with thyme potatoes

Rump steak with grilled aubergines

Dalmatian sausages

Squids with Swiss chard

Lamb chops with baked bell peppers

Dips

BBQ sauce , curry mayonnaise, ajvar, horseradish

Salads

Lolo rosso, iceberg, rocket, frisee

Cucumber salad with

sour cream, tomato with onions , cabbage with bacon

Carrot and nuts salad

Different dressings: olives,

Capers, pickled onions, cucumber,bell peppers, hot peppers

Dressing

French, balsamic, vinaigrette, yogurt

Selection of bread

Different bread and butters

Desserts

Tiramisu

Apple strudel

Poached pear

Fruit tarts


Silver/ 95,00 €

Starters

Anti pasti with pesto

Mediterranean cous–cous salad

Greek salad with feta cheese

Smoked swordfish with rocket

Smoked salmon with olives

From the grill

Asian chicken wings with pilaf rice

Sea bream filet with fennel and olives

Spicy prawns and grilled squids and au gratin

potatoes

Octopus with mushrooms and cherry tomatoes

Entrecôte

Lamb chops with thyme on grilled fennel

Dips

Whisky bbq sauce, Soy sauce, olive pesto, chimichurri, ajvar


Salads

Lolo rosso, iceberg, rocket, frisee

Cucumber salad with

sour cream, tomato with onions , cabbage with bacon

Carrotts and nuts salad

Different dressings: olives,

capers, pickled onion, cucumber,bell peppers, hot peppers

Dressings

French, alsamic, vinaigrette, yogurt

Selection of bread

Different bread and butters

Desserts

Cheese cake

White and dark chocolate mousse

Fruit salad and vanilla cream

Bavarian cream


Platinum 110,00 

Starters

Asparagus and artichoke salad

Selection of smoked meat

Prawn cocktail with melon

Chicken salad with tangerine

From the grill

Tuna and Swiss chard with Dalmatian dip

Chicken breast skewers

Yakitori beef

Lamb fillet marinated in honey

and rosemary and potato puree with truffle oil

Rib eye steak on grilled vegetables

Black angus tournedos and potatoes with pancetta

Dips

Whisky bbq sauce , Soy sauce , olive pesto, chimichurri, mustard, ajvar

Salads

Lolo rosso, iceberg, rocket, curly endive

Cucumber salad with

sour cream, tomato with onions , cabbage with bacon

Carrotts and nuts salad

Different dressings: olives,

capers, pickled onion, cucumber,bell peppers, hot peppers

Dressings

French, balsamic, vinaigrette, yogurt

Selection of bread

Different bread and butters

Desserts

Banana cake

Baklava

Whole fruits

Lemon mousse

Additional menus and buffet options are available, you can also have a standing buffet, appetizers and more elaborate menus. This is merely an example of a few wedding menus available at this Dubrovnik Wedding Venue.

What we think

When fabulous sea views and privacy are high on your wedding “necessity-list”, then this can be the venue for you. Walking distance from the Saint Ignatius church and the Saint Blaise church in the old town, from the Sponza palace and the port.

If 23.00h is too early for you to stop the party, you can rent the indoors Laurea room for a flat fee of 500 euro.

Check Room Availability Here

Shortly, on online booking form will be added for you to book rooms directly at the Dubrovnik Palace Hotel.

For more information on celebrating your wedding at this Seaside Dubrovnik Venue, contact us!

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