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Gloria Wine Cellar

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings

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About
Gloria Wine Cellar’s Restaurant is the perfect choice for those who appreciate the combination of good wine and excellent food in a unique atmosphere under the protective wall of the Tallinn Old Town. You can find everything made of grapes in the thousands of bottles maturing gracefully on the shelves of the wine cellar. The combination of wine, expert service, candle light, fireplaces, a varied à la carte menu, and classical wine snacks is excellent for warming your soul on cold winter nights, whereas in summer the old vaults help you cool down from the heat of the sun. Under the quidance of Gloria Wine Cellar chefs, who are bringing together the best combinations of European and Estonian food,
PRICE RANGE
$6 - $25
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
European, Wine Bar
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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All reviews chicken livers creme brulee individual rooms selection of wines compliments to the chef old town street level great wine excellent food attentive service saturday night nice restaurant labyrinth atmosphere basement olives candlelit
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved this little place, was so cute and felt transformed away under street level. We were taken very well care of and was one of my highlights of Estonia. This to me has everything you can ask for. Attentive staff, well priced menu, quirky,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Emily B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You might not know this place is hidden away here - and even if you knew, you might still miss it as it’s not that obvious when you walk in through the door that there’s a good little restaurant hidden here. Although mainly a wine...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Applefee
Reviewed March 18, 2019

Liked starter, was nor impressed with main course and desert was ok. May be I had higher expectations and that is why I was a little bit disappointed.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Anna L
Reviewed February 9, 2019

We arrived on Friday night, at 9. 30 p.m., very excited to share the impressions after a wonderful concert. The menu was still outside, so we thought, we could have some wine and a little something to go with it, like we've had so many...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Triin A
Reviewed January 10, 2019

The food, wine, service and atmosphere was fabulous! We accidentally came across this restaurant and will definately go there again. You can also buy wine from the wine cellar and they do winetastings for groups. There are two doors to the restaurant, one is for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank laurahY59RC
Reviewed December 16, 2018

We visited with almost the same group for one year ago, and the earlier experince was good. Now in dcember 2018 the food was even better, the wines we tested where excellent, and the lady who took care of our table told us a lot...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Roger L
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Wine cellar restaurant with excellent food: we had grilled goat cheese with vegetables, chicken liver and duck breast. You have to visit Gloria Wine cellar to feel the atmosphere (historic building, fireplace, service etc.) We highly recommend this (romantic) restaurant.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank 55100leena58
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Excellent fine dining experience - enough is probably said when mentioning that this is a wine cellar (literally, the steps from the streetside front door take you down to the basement of a historic old town building) that also offers delicious food. A wide variety...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank Oliver F
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful, atmospheric wine cellar. We didn't have a booking and it was fully booked but as we just wanted a glass or two of wine, they found us a cosy, little candlelit table in a small room of our own under the stairs. It was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank KDavies99
Reviewed October 17, 2018

This beautiful restaurant serves fantastic food. Our server, Dmitri made the occasion extra special with his attentive service, excellent recommendations, and his charming personality. I highly recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Rtavmn
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:) Strangely, you didn't get a reply... No, actually at lunch you can enter in decent clothes, semi-casual, as a lot tourists visit unprepared. If you go in the evening, this is probably best time to get dressed for a... More
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