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Al Toscano

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Via Bonomea, 114, 34136, Trieste, Italy
39040425057
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Dining options: Late Night, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

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  • 29
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  • 9
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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Top Restaurant

If you want taste a perfect Tuscan food you need to go there. Perfect ospitality, good quality/price, garden in the summer, really good Wine

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 19, 2015
Marco Z
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015 via mobile

If you want taste a perfect Tuscan food you need to go there. Perfect ospitality, good quality/price, garden in the summer, really good Wine

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cristiano66, Proprietario at Al Toscano, responded to this review

For us it was a pleasure to have you as guests. Thanks and we hope to see you sooou More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

I had lunch at this place that I only knew because I passed by very often. Really a pleasant surprise both from a culinary point of view (Tuscan especialities) that with regard to the courtesy of the staff and managers. We want to go back and recommend you to try this amazing restaurant.

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1 Thank Tommaso E
cristiano66, Proprietario at Al Toscano, responded to this review

We thank Tommaso for the compliments made and have appreciated the seriousness and dedication we put into our work. We hope to see you soon. The staff of the Tuscan More 

Germany
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Several years ago I tried out the restaurant Al Toscano, recommended to me by a friend (I am gluten intolerant, and she heard that the owners have personal knowledge of this problem). I can just say that it was the first time, but definitely not the last. I loved it and I keep going there every time I have the... More 

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cristiano66, Proprietario at Al Toscano, responded to this review
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Non sappiamo dove ora tu sia Cara Margherita ma speriamo tanto di riverderti presto assieme al tuo Peter, che però... More 

State College, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We took a taxi up the hill to this nice family run restaurant. As in all of Italy the taxi drivers tend to be practicing for the next Formula 1 race. The restaurant decor makes you feel right at home. I really like steak florentian and have great ones at Osteria del Cinghiale Bianco in Florence. It was the best... More 

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cristiano66, Proprietario at Al Toscano, responded to this review
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Cercherò di rispondere sulla base di una traduzione piuttosto approssimativa, che comunque pare abbastanza chiara. Intanto ringraziamo per i complimenti... More 

Munich, Germany
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

Been to Al Toscano twice in seven days, first with my brother and later with my wife and daughters. Al Toscano is a must if you like your meat and you are in the Trieste region. Very good antipasti toscani, the ones made from boar were delicious. Of course, one will have to try their fiorantina, the Toscano T-bone steak,... More 

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cristiano66, Proprietario at Al Toscano, responded to this review

Dear Hosteratu, we are pleased to have contributed to its pleasant stay in Trieste. The expect when he returns. Valeria and Cristiano More 

Geneva, Switzerland
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229 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014 via mobile

On a winding hillside road in Trieste you will find this wonderful, cozy family restaurant. The grill is the centerpiece of the spacious room, and the chef lovingly cooks the Fiorentina and Costata steaks. We had a delicious appetizer of sausage and a type of prosciutto, followed by very homemade pappardelle with chinghiale and ribollita. The very reasonable Costata Della... More 

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2 Thank SofiaJoe
cristiano66, Proprietario at Al Toscano, responded to this review
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Se una recensione è così precisa e positiva non si può che esserne orgogliosi. Se in più arriva da uno... More 

Trieste, Italy
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

As the name implies, they are specialized in cuisine from Tuscany (quite rare in Trieste). Unless they serve mostly meat, you can find a good choice ov vegetarian dishes, It is noteworthy the fact that you can have a gluten free meal (just ask before your order). Good wine, delicious home made desserts.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

We rate this restaurant "average" mainly because this restaurant does only one thing well - the meat! If you love well-prepared (and enormous) steaks, you'll have a good meal. Order the meat, and only the meat (perhaps with a side) - all else was totally forgettable. We had some mixed bruschetta which was okay, risotto which we could have done... More 

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cristiano66, Proprietario at Al Toscano, responded to this review

I can understand a lot of things .... but from New Zealand, Anglo-Saxon land are criticizing a risotto done by a professional Italian Sa ..... then add the risotto is one of our best dishes in the top ..... However, if the gentlemen think so means that on that day we were at the famous culinary habits NZ. Thanks for... More 

Belgrade, Serbia
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012 via mobile

We went to this restauran after reading recomendations on TA. It is a small restaurant up in the hill above Trieste. The place itself is old style italian restaurant. Apetizers were nice and tastefull. But when it comes to real thing why you should visit this place, and that is Fiorentina steak, it is apsolutelly excellent. This is the right... More 

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cristiano66, Proprietario at Al Toscano, responded to this review
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Ricevere i complimenti per la carne da un ospite serbo è un grande onore, visto che loro la carne sanno... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Bonomea, 114, 34136, Trieste, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Trieste  >  Trieste
  • Phone Number: 39040425057

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 37
  • Cuisine: Italian, Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?