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Fritolin pri Cantini

Prvomajski trg 6, Piran 6330, Slovenia
+386 41 873 872
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“calamari” (17 reviews)
“fish” (25 reviews)
“mixed plate” (4 reviews)
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12:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Slovenian
Prvomajski trg 6, Piran 6330, Slovenia
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

we were here at 13.3.2018 but there were closed. they have some note in slovenian language at the door something what i understood they are closed definitelky from 15.2.2018. i was really disappointed because there were no info about it here on trip advisor.More

Thank Lucka K
Nina P, Manager at Fritolin pri Cantini, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Lucka. We are really sorry about that...we should already be open but we were renovating and the opening date should be 1.3. but workers delayed their work...we were hoping every day we will open but it was not in our hand...we are really sorry...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s a Hidden Gem Restaurant in a back alley in Piran and was recommended by Peter our tour guide. We ordered at the window and were given a seashell with our order number on it...when your food was ready they rang a bell and hung...More

Thank Patti K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First there was a small cantina with local wines and spirits, nice little place. Then came Fritolin to round the offer on that nice square. I ate there couple of times, always good, basic fish dishes accompanied with good local wine.

Thank peter k
Reviewed January 27, 2018

What an absolute delight this place was! Slovenian style fish and chip takeaway. Anyone used to British fish and chip shops would find it familiar. You order your food (from a very small menu), they give you a number and you find a seat in...More

Thank PJT1966
Reviewed January 8, 2018

Anyone going to Piran should try to visit this little place – although I fear it would get exceptionally busy during the summer months. It is basic, noisy and fun. The menus are written on shutters, and your order is noted on a shell. When...More

Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

After reading all the reviews online, we thought this would be a great pick. It first started when the waiter told us that they only accept cash - this wasn’t a problem but the restaurant was full and a table just left and vacated for...More

Thank Miyuki U
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Been here few times and always left with great impressions. Friendly staff and excellent service. Added some great local wine and evening was really nice :)

Thank brankooluic
Reviewed January 1, 2018

Stopped by this great place for dinner and were treated to a holiday serenade by a local group who stopped in to sing and have a glass of wine. Food was top. The fish filet and polenta prepared to perfection and the tuna tortilla wrap...More

Thank ericksonceramics
Reviewed November 18, 2017 via mobile

Hidden in the middle of Piran, not a typical restaurant for tourist but a lot of local people joined here. Excellent service with very good English. We ordered plate for 2, and price is 28 Euros. Their bread is much better than normal as well.

Thank Daniel D
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Had a delicious plate of fried squid and fries. Absolutely perfectly cooked, simple and fresh. Amazing! Cannot recommend more

Thank Sean P
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March 6, 2018|
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Response from Nina P | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Dear Gabriele 1989... please check again the name of the restaurant since we are sure you are not writing about us...we don't charge bread at all...we grill it on olive oil and it's free, you can even get more if you... More
November 3, 2016|
Response from RALPH L | Reviewed this property |
They open from midday til quite late in the evening at least in the summer. You have to sit outside on the plaza! There is no inside seating.
October 3, 2016|
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Response from Miss Cinzia S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can book even for a big company. but it has only outdoor places.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prvomajski trg 6, Piran 6330, Slovenia
  • Location: Europe  >  Slovenia  >  Slovenian Littoral Region  >  Slovenian Istria  >  Piran
  • Phone Number: +386 41 873 872
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