We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Santa Croce

Ulica Svetoga Krizha - Via Santa Croce 11, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
+385 91 272 7226
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (20 reviews)
“fish” (21 reviews)
“cockles” (2 reviews)
Closes in 17 min
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Croatian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ulica Svetoga Krizha - Via Santa Croce 11, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (425)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 166 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

As many other reviewers have noted, diners are met with a very warm welcome by Yvette, who is very helpful with information and advice about the menu. We shared a starter of gnocchi with shrimps, then both had fish mains - my wife choosing sea...More

Thank David W
Croce S, Guest Relations Manager at Santa Croce, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Guests, what a very kind and gracious review! Thank you! I really enjoyed having you as guests, you were both so pleasant, cordial and interesting to talk to. So glad you enjoyed your time here, and I truly hope that you will visit again....More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We ate here twice and both times the food was superb. Can recommend the Sea Bass, Fried Squid, Mixed Grill, Tagliatelle with Truffles. Elegant restaurant with the most professional staff. We were served by Marijana and Vedrana who were not only very professional in the...More

Thank gail_doolan
Croce S, Manager at Santa Croce, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

The girls are very devoted. Thank again for lovely review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful find just set away from the sea but don’t let this put you off as the restaurant has a beautiful setting in its own . It’s beautiful inside & out, nice linen tablecloths & candles , very romantic!! Inside the building is absolutely...More

Thank Deborah B
Croce S, Guest Relations Manager at Santa Croce, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you so much for your kind words, Deborah. We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with us. Hope to see you in a future!! Best regards.. Tema Santa Croce!! 💪

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Santa Croce is on the Riva, but without a sea view. It is quiet and charming, and they their best to make your dining experience as good as possible. A restaurant I would return to.

Thank Alansoff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located on Sv Kriza (the cobbled street that leads up to Valentino, Puntalina and St Euphemia, Santa Croce offers fresh seafood and Mediterranean dishes along with friendly, efficient service. The outside tables are on two raised levels away from the street so you can watch...More

Thank Lee H
Croce S, Public Relations Manager at Santa Croce, responded to this reviewResponded today

Dear Lee, thank you for lovely review. We are glad that you loved our restaurant. Place away from front line resturants where is always 'some stress'. Wish you all best 😘😘😘

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yvette & colleagues provided outstanding service & assistance with food & wine. We selected the shorter tasting menu for 2, it was enough for four. The seafood sampler was fresh & full of variety, tasty & beautifully presented. The grilled seabass was tender, cooked to...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very busy evening which probably accounted for the long wait between starter and main. The service was very efficient and friendly but something held up the food. Because of the delay we were offered after dinner liqueurs on the house.

Thank CMBernadette
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Very original seafood restaurant with good selection of house wines and really great service.Recommended

Thank Kurklu
Reviewed April 26, 2018

We were referred here by our hotel and what a delight. Yvette was extremely patient and helpful and explained the dishes in detail. Two of us shared a baked sea bass with potatoes and vegetables...outstanding! The others were very pleased with their choices. First class...More

Thank VictoriaNewZealand
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Very nice looking restaurant in the old city. The service was great, really nice staff. The food was amazing and the prices were surprisingly not high.

Thank Mark S
Nearby HotelsSee all 23 hotels in Rovinj
Casa Garzotto
269 reviews
.06 miles away
Villa Tuttorotto
167 reviews
.06 miles away
15 reviews
.08 miles away
Hotel Adriatic
332 reviews
.11 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
1,494 reviews
.07 miles away
Pizzeria Da Sergio
1,237 reviews
.07 miles away
Mali Raj
268 reviews
.04 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Main Street
217 reviews
.08 miles away
Town Clock
129 reviews
.06 miles away
Trevisol Street
34 reviews
.04 miles away
Atelier Sottomuro
18 reviews
.06 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Santa Croce staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ulica Svetoga Krizha - Via Santa Croce 11, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Istria  >  Rovinj
  • Phone Number: +385 91 272 7226
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing