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Roseni 8, Tallinn, Estonia
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Ranked #30 of 546 Restaurants in Tallinn
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $7 - $29
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Spanish, Eclectic
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Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Considered by many locals the best Mediterranean restaurant in Tallinn! Alter Ego offers authentic Mediterranean food with a Spanish touch using only the best local and imported ingredients, in a smart-casual atmosphere. Alter Ego's boasts an impressive wine list of over 100 references, and has been recognised by local media to be one of the best quality-price in Estonia. In 2012 it was selected by the influential American "Daily Meal Magazine" as one of the best 15 restaurants in the Baltics.
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Ljubljana Slovenia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014 NEW

A nice atmosphere, very friendly stuff, soup delicious, veal cheek tasty a very decent glass of wine woul eecomen and woud return

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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Have visited Alter Ego numerous times on my trips to Tallinn and the place never lets me down! Fantastic food, great service and I just love the wine list! Will be back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We came for a desert and coffee after dinner, really nice atmosphere and great service. My friend had an apple-plum crumble and abolutely loved it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

I was here by lunch time after a visit of Rottmann area,( really nice) i saw this restaurant, i was the only customer and that seems strange cause the area is turistic and the restaurant look really nice. I take the tasting menu with a nice bottle of spanish wine. It was a great lunch ican say best food in... More 

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Helsinki
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

Located in the Rotermanni district in the center of the Tallinn, the interior of the Alter Ego has been tastefully renovated and offers a cozy and relaxing spot for a slow food style dinner. The starters are quite big portions, so they are shareable in case you are not that hungry. The mains are more on the meaty side and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Once again an excellent eating experience in Tallinn. Small&tasty portions, good service. Will definitely come back again and I highly recommend if you are looking for some fine but cosy dining.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Impressive and worthwhile. We had the 6 course test menu that was really good with terrific service level. Everything delivered in a nice tempo accompanied by good presentation.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Beautiful and delicate food, nice atmosphere. Great variety of wines and champagne. Perfect for couples, friends and business meeting and any other kind of visit. It has been simply an amazing dinner!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 via mobile

Fantastic lunchtime experience. Great food, fantastic wines, a must visit. Scallop-pork belly starter a must.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Got the best food here on our three day trip to Tallin. On the three course lunch menu there was plenty to choose from and every six dishes me and my boyfriend shared were absolutely amazing. Wine list was also vast, filled with excellent wines. Perfect place for people who like those long lunches and great wines to accompany them.... More 

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Address: Roseni 8, Tallinn, Estonia
Location: Europe  >  Estonia  >  Harju County  >  Tallinn
Average Prices: USD 7 - 29
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Spanish, Eclectic

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