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Monte

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$$$$
European, Croatian, Seafood, Contemporary
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Montalbano - Montalbano 75, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
+385 52 830 203
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11:59 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:59 pm - 12:00 am
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Zagreb, Croatia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Olny because the towen whos beautiful.But I whos desepointed for your prises I expektet a much more so I whent home hungry.

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

My friend and I actually visited this restaurant last June (2015) but that was no longer an option on the drop down menu. it's entirely my fault for not getting round to the review before this. I feel bad as this was the best meal we had in Croatia and I should have shared the experience much earlier! the restaurant... More 

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4 Thank Liver B
Falmouth, Maine, USA
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

When we booked our trip to Croatia, my husband had misgivings about the food. He is a French restaurant foodie (count those Michelin stars). Monte rivals any gourmet restaurant in France or Italy. The food is delicious and is presented creatively. The chef offers different complimentary tastings that preview the excellent meal that you will enjoy. The dessert we shared... More 

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2 Thank passport2europe
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

It's been almost 2 weeks since we had dinner at Monte's but I'm sure that we'll remember it for a very long time, and all for the right reasons. Service was faultless, the atmosphere relaxed and we felt very welcomed and at ease. The whole meal was really a fantastic piece of theatre, a performance in which food took central... More 

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5 Thank Franco-London
Vienna, Austria
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87 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

Great ambiance and we felt so welcome! Charming host! We came with our 11 year old son, he got a special kids Gourmet Menue! Home baked bread, Amuse Boucher galore, excellent wine selection - and truly local and excellent food, creative and full of emotion and love of terroir! All staff made us feel truly part of Claudio Magris "Civilta... More 

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4 Thank cosmopolitancary
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

Monte was wonderful, the food was fantastic we had the 7 course tasting menu which was excellent and interesting. The quality of the food was accompanied by the warm welcoming hospitality of Tjitske Dekic who knows how to underline the great work of her husband. A must when visiting rovinj

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4 Thank johannesms2016
San Diego, California
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1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

We were warmly greeted by Tjitske (co-owner), and comfortably yet quickly offered an aperitif to go along with our 3 spectacular amuse-bouche. Once comfortable and with our palate awakened, we were walked through their philosophy and options of tasting menus: 1 traditional, 1 experimental. We opted for the experimental with the wine pairing and I have to say it was... More 

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5 Thank ResuResu
Atlanta
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

We ate at Monte one night and Barba Danilio the next night. Not sure why Monte is not number one on the list as it was amazing. We did the 5 course tasting menu, and they added more tastes in between. Every bite was better then the last. The presentation was spectacular, food art with great flavor. Service was fabulous,... More 

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3 Thank Susan D
Belgrade, Serbia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2016

Perfect service, interesting menu structure, excelent wine pairing. Take a break and go out with a glass of wine, you will find delightful view and atmosphere.

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4 Thank igorpavlica
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

Underneath the church of St Euphemia at the top of Montalbano Street the highest point in Rovinj. Well worth the walk up from the square. A wonderful atmosphere eating outside under the stars. Walk up a few more steps round the grounds of the church and down the other side. Full of artists galleries and small bouteque shops. Come back... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$43 - $107
Cuisine
European, Croatian, Seafood, Contemporary
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:59 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
11:59 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:59 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:59 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:59 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
11:59 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:59 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Montalbano - Montalbano 75, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Istria  >  Rovinj
  • Phone Number: +385 52 830 203

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?