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Since 1972... TRADITION THAT LASTS FOR OVER THREE DECADES -Restaurant Giannino is known as the capital of fresh prepared fish . Our menu depends on the fresh catch brought each day by local fisherman . Food is prepared in a Way that honors local tradition and quality..
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Croatian
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Wine and Beer
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All reviews seafood mixed fried fish potatoes bread truffle octopus sea bass perfect finish excellent wine wonderful restaurant old town i highly recommend this restaurant olive oil great food and service visited this restaurant waiters croatia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I ate at Gianino’s a year ago and had a wonderful meal. I returned this May, the wait staff recognized us and sat us a the same table. Ordered Spaghetti alla Vongole and it was exactly the same as a year ago...great. Went back again...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank N9558VYdanh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great dining experience. Started off with a Croatian Chardonnay which was easy to like.. Chef provided tuna spread as an amuse bouche. Then we shared the truffles ravioli stuffed with ricotta. The best was the sea bream for two with potatoes. It was baked with...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank sccanuck7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a delightful dinner here. We had the fish for two and the fish was caught that afternoon and prepared with roasted potatoes and capers. So fresh and simply prepared and melted in our mouth. We tasted several white wines of the area and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank retiredfeb2011
Reviewed October 25, 2018

I visit the restaurant together with 67 people from my company late September and we had a wonderful nice evening and a very good dinner. The service from the restaurant staff was amazing. I am so impressed that they could serve hot food for so...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Heggan
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

So it was lunchtime today and we felt a little hungry. Checked Tripadvisor and this came up with having good reviews. It was quiet there was one other customer and a very loud shouty man who I assumed worked there. Given the menu and the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
4  Thank margaretb584
Corrado P, Manager at Giannino, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2018

Dear Margaret, as You can notice ,we are not responding on a reviews but these time I wouldnt like to discuss about the prices because all the prices you can find in our menu /avaliable english menu too/ . we would like to offer You...More

Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

I came to this place three times and every single time i was always satisfied with this restaurant. The new additions to the staff are wonderful and I do not understand why people complain about the prices...I always enjoyed the food there and didn’t have...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JackA2081
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

It charges everyone around 2.5 euro for bread without asking. Seafood is good, so is taste too. But we had truffles soup /pasta at sova in Slovenia, found two places are not comparable even both are touristic place. There should be better restaurants in this...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Giraffegirl28
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

We dined tonight at Giannino’s and we’re very happy with the meal and service. The mixed grilled seafood was very good as well as the grilled veg and fresh salad. The service was a standout with a very attentive waitstaff.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CathyN453
Reviewed October 1, 2018

i agree with a few others that this place is overrated and more expensive than the quality deserves. We had 2 pasta dishes which were good but not spectacular. The pastas were not fresh and the flavors were just ok. I wonder if they have...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank abelincoln1
Reviewed September 28, 2018

After reading reviews we had to try Giannino and we weren't sorry! The quality of the food is excellent from starters to dessert - particularly the seafood. The setting is amazing, in a narrow street in the old town with the traditional old buildings rising...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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