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All 212 Split Restaurants

Wine & Cheese Bar Paradox

Poljana Tina Ujevica 2, Split 21000, Croatia
+385 21 395 854
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Ranked #2 of 212 Restaurants in Split
Price range: $10 - $20
Sun 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: International
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Paradox, Dalmatia's finest Wine & Cheese Bar, is set in the heart of old town of Split. Wine & Cheese Bar Paradox offers a comprehensive wine list featuring some of the best wines from Dalmatia & Croatia as well as unique selection of cheeses, charcuterie and delicatessen. Wine list features more than 100 labels of which at least 50 are available by the glass. Set in the historical surrounding of Split, Wine & Cheese Bar Paradox, is a contemporary bar showcasing both the traditional and modern. Elm and oak furniture are set against the exposed old stone and brick walls, highlighted with subtle lighting. Cozy and intimate atmosphere in the bar is contrasted by modern cafe style terrace on the bustling square, only few tens of meters away from the Diocletian’s Palace.

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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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69 reviews 69 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This place was recommended to us by the owner of D'vino wine bar in Dubrovnik. We visited here and enjoyed the cheese, jam and olive pairings with the local wines. Excellent choice, is located in the old city of Split. Don't miss this. On a side note, they had a great display of wine corks in the front counter.

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Chicago, Illinois
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I loved this place... and it all started with the staff who guided us to a great selection of cheese and wines. Our waiter was very knowledgeable and gave us great suggestions of local cheeses and wines to try are not widely known in America and that I imagine we would not have stumbled upon by ourselves. If you are... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Great selection of Croatian vines,,nicely decorated, staff knowledgeable, Your plate looks like a Picasso picture, worth every Kuna spend here!

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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

It was fabulous. This was not our first visit to this restaurant, but this was the best visit. Trilogy of cheese from three different countries together with red Croatian wine made the evening perfect. Sitting inside was a better choice.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We visited on a quiet Friday night in November. We were the only customers in the bar... However the service, food and wine were amazing.. We actually felt lucky for it to be that way. You could only imagine this place in summer... We will return to check it out! Make sure you try the Paradox trilogy (cheese platter), with... More 

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Split-Dalmatia County, Croatia
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214 reviews 214 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

been there for a lunch with friend and didnt get dissapointed nice and large wine menu from all over the world nice cheese plate or ham plate excellent service and a bill very affordable the waiter was always introducing wine and this is very nice

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Chicago, Illinois
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73 reviews 73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

A good wine list (I am not a wine expert but I know a modest amount about wine) but the real attraction is the excellent menu of cheeses, jams, and other goodies to accompany the glasses. EXCELLENT, well-informed service. Charming atmosphere. We sat outside on a gorgeous evening.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Magnolia luxury apartments for 4 nights in August 2014 and was recommended to go to Paradox. What a fantastic place to go to if you are interested in and love wine! We went there every single night and was amazed every night by our wine waiter who introduced us to excellent Croatian wines: every night different, red,... More 

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Durham England
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

A very good wine bar with so much choice there has to be a bad wine, although we had our list, provided earlier, from Konoba Marijan, so we didn't find one! We didn't eat there but the cheese boards looked fine but nothing spectacular. Not sure why it has such a high ranking?

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28 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Lovely place, with very friendly staff. Wonderful choice for enjoy the night in Split. Delicious local cheese and jams. Must go! They accept credit card.

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Additional Information about Wine & Cheese Bar Paradox

Address: Poljana Tina Ujevica 2, Split 21000, Croatia
Phone Number: +385 21 395 854
Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Split
Open Hours:
Sunday 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
Cuisine: International

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