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Piassa Granda di HELENA - CLOSED


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks

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Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

We were attracted to this place by it's cosy interior on a bit of a grey and damp day. The service was excellent, I know very little about Croatian wine but the waiter took time to suggest a couple of delicious wines based on my...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Mark I
Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

I visited this wonderful little town to get away from all the crowds and stress of a big city and then I found this beautiful wine bar in the old part of town which is rich with history and beauty.I saw this wonderful wine bar...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Mark F
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

I loved coming here every year at least three times I always enjoyed the food and service but sadly they are closed now but not only for winter but forever I hope that they will open again.

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank JackA2081
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Came here via a recommendation from Jancis Robinson, and we were not disappointed. Great wine list and Matje our sommelier was very knowledgable and great fun! We had tomato bruschetta and a very nice charcuterie plate and worked our way through the extensive list of...More

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank Nepetacat
Reviewed September 18, 2017

I HIGHLY recommend Piassa Granda. We (a couple from America) were getting lost around Rovinj trying to find the perfect wine list when we stumbled upon Piassa Granda. It looks unassuming - a traditional Italian place - but we noticed the long wine list. We...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Jamie A
Reviewed September 7, 2017

The moment i came to that wine bar i saw something special about it the waiter was very polite and nice we ordered some wine and some bruschetas with tomatoes.We got everything we ordered in a very short time and it was delicious and the...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank JackA2081
Reviewed September 2, 2017

Absolutely welcoming and friendly atmosphere, you can enjoy amazing istrian wines and delicious food plates, bruschetta, marinated fish, ombolo, olives, cheese. The people who work here are very nice, they recognized us after one visit, recommended delicious wines, and let us relax and enjoy the...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank mhalacska
Reviewed September 2, 2017

Absolutely loved the place and returned there day after day during our stay in Rovinj. Fell in love with the waiter from Slavonia. Great service! Best Aperol Spritz in town. Great selection of wine by glass.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Jolkin
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

The waiters were very rude and impolite. And it's a very expensive place. So we leave the restaurant.More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank vhajni
Helena T, Owner at Piassa Granda di HELENA, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Dear Vhajni, You was sitting TEN MINUTESYesterday afternoon on our terracce 1.Two waiters was asking you what you want to drink but then you received sign from the restaurant in opposit that one table is ready and YOU LEFT OUR BAR WITHOUT SAYING NOTHING ,So...More

Reviewed August 24, 2017

A great selection of local and international wines. Seating outside in the square was picturesque. Not sure where the owners were on the night we visited, but service was patchy, and almost condescending. I wouldn't go back.More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank StevenJohnBarnes
Helena T, Owner at Piassa Granda di HELENA, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2017

Mrs. Bombastic , I have a bed news for you , unfortunately our bar is still not providing personalized buttler service just for one table . When we are having terracce Full of people , they are ALL very Important for us and ALL they...More

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