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Tavernetta al Molo


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Business meetings

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.."tavernetta al molo is a casual and unhurried respite from the city dining,one where the seafood offerings are straightforward but also precise,its wine list includes manynearby producersof local white grapes..." THE NEW YORK TIMES INTERNATIONAL EDITION,TUESDAY,JUNE6,2007
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer
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All reviews seafood mix grill scampi fried sardines mousse tonno branzino crab white fish carpaccio fries small bay miramare castle fantastic kitchen wild catch perfect place to enjoy ordered octopus
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were turned away from completely empty restaurant by the rude waitress. Would not recommend or come back..

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank k4tjes
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Food was awesome! And matteo is great! What an experience! Perfect place! I tried the branzino all’acqua pazza! The cure it for me! And was perfect! Antipasti are awesome!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Chuchu784
Reviewed 1 week ago

Would have liked to eat here! We had booked at this restaurant and were excited to try it! Having arrived 20 minutes early, and having depleted all other activities around, we say that although the terrace was being set for dinner there was a couple...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Esther L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is worth a visit when in Trieste. Take the boat or the bus there from town for a fun trip. Great selection of seafood, truly delicious and with a view of the harbour at Grignano.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank MarkH9788
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are an Indian family of four (two adults,two children). We dined at Tavernetta al Molo to mark the end of our month long trip to Trieste. Our dinner was pricey (110 Euro without wine) but worth the money. We had fried calamari, pasta with...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank spandan2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner here was the best meal we had in the Trieste area. So good, we ate here twice in a 5 day stay. Recommended by our hotel, a reservation is necessary to get a table. The food is outstanding. And so is the service. Knowledgeable,...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank mkh051
Reviewed May 12, 2019

This restaurant is a perfect place to enjoy lunch or dinner by the port in a beautiful surrounding with sea view. Food is great and service is very friendly. We ordered octopus carpaccio and seafood salad for appetizer, mix grill fish for two and mousse...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank MKJucus
Reviewed March 23, 2019 via mobile

One of the best place on the world. Chef MATTEO is unique Sympatic and competent! Fantastic kitchen, good vines! Freshfield fish 👍

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Vacation670065
Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

We loved it. Just eat there! Big portions, good prices, nice guys and the location is amazing too! we had polenta with fish for appetizer and mix grill

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Elawen
Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile

This restaurant on the water is the best hidden secret of the area. The food is AMAZING, the fish so fresh it seems like it hopped in the restaurant from the nearby sea. I especially would recommend the raw appetizers and whole, freshly caught branzino....More

Date of visit: February 2019
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