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Santa Croce

Svetog Kriza 11, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
+385 52 842 240 / +385 91 272 72 26
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Ranked #18 of 129 Restaurants in Rovinj
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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HULL
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Really nice quality restaurant which shares a terrace with another establishment - make sure you go on the upper terrace as the lower part is the other place. Definitely a cut above the tourist places surrounding the harbour but still easy to get to. Lovely seafood dishes and the sharing plate of mini desserts was a good choice. Service really... More

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Westcliff on Sea Essex
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106 reviews 106 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This was the last of 11 restaurants we visited in Rovinj and ranked right up there with the best. The service was very good and we had oven cooked Brill between two which was excellent as were the starters. Book because it always looked busy.

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Toronto
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84 reviews 84 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Just back from dinner here ....selected based on TA reviews...maybe an "off" night for what we ordered but: 1) risotto somewhat bland and frugal on scampi. 2) fish filet merely ok and truffle sauce gave flavour boost...very good rating a "light 4" with acknowlegdment to friendly attentive staff and lovely location with outdoor terrace...wouldn't bother going back, sorry....with any luck,... More

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Dingolfing
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 via mobile

No ocean view but great food. And watching the tourists pass by on the small street was almost as enjoyable. Food was just great, especially give the fact that power was out that night due to some short in the local distribution rack. The service was just fine, explaining the limitations and still delivering a very great dinner. It will... More

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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I visited this restaurant several times in 2011 and 2012. I have not been back to Rovijn since 2012 so cannot comment on the last year and a half. This was by far the best restaurant I had been to in Rovijn. We discovered it by walking in the old cobbled streets of the Old Town. We saw all this... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Good food and good value. Restaurant was recommended by our host at Casa Alice. Fun spot to people watch in the evening.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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27 reviews 27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

On our 2nd day of our stay in Rovinj we chose Santa Croce due to the positive reviews on Tripadvisor. We were not disappointed. The location may not be the best, no sea-view next to a rather crowded walkway; but the terrace is distributed on a nice cascade stair. The seafood was the best we could get so far in... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

We had a lovely seafood meal here, and the shared dessert platter is amazing! The staff are friendly and attentive, and the restaurant is located in a pleasant setting on a sloping square in the backstreets of the old town. A great evening.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Great food and excellent and professional service. The staff is efficient and welcoming. Fresh fish great value and top service. A great dessert: full of sweet treats to share. Also had house wine - white - excellent. We ate outside but inside the decor is absolutely first class. Enjoyed three meals here during a week stay. Highly recommended.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

A nicely situated terraced restaurant in a small medieval square....unfortunately the meal did not match. Bread was almost stale, beef carpaccio tasteless and mushy, and worst part was finding a plastic wrapper in my Istrian pasta. I sent it back for a new plate (which was ok) but I was still charged for it. The restaurant offered a free cup... More

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Address: Svetog Kriza 11, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
Phone Number: +385 52 842 240 / +385 91 272 72 26
Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Istria  >  Rovinj

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