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Piazza di Cavana 1, 34121, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 322 9802
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible18%
19 Sep 2016
“Good wine and excellent service”
17 Aug 2016
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Piazza di Cavana 1, 34121, Trieste, Italy
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

My wife and I enjoyed good wine, music and great free bar snacks. The staff were very friendly and the manager took time out to give us some ideas of where to visit during our time in Trieste.

Thank Steven h
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

It is a nice place to have a drink and a sandwich The personnel is really nice and service is fast The spritz are very good Overall good and as little expensive

Thank Xavier M
Reviewed 26 June 2016

I visited LIFE Cafe early one rainy evening for an aperitivo. The glass of prosecco was a small pour, but about average for places in Trieste. The aperitivo dishes are quite nice and spread along the bar, ranging from patatine to sausages to what seemed...More

Thank borso b
Reviewed 8 June 2016

For Americans who like quality sandwiches and big salads--Whole Foods style--this place is excellent. The women preparing and serving the food work hard.

Thank gailspilsbury
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Great place to begin an evening with an apperitivo. We stood at the bar, were served promptly and with a smile. Small morsels are available gratis. Great music adds to the ambience.

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

We came in for a drink, but the free nuts and chips helped us stay. Then they served Mac and crab cold salad and a great potatoe salad , all a la carte and free. Those were so good I had the ham and cheese...More

Thank MarshallGulch
Reviewed 5 November 2015

Great position, great cocktails and food galore. But, it is the music, that old 50's 60's Sinatra style added to a bit of blues. Thanks to the staff for a terrific night.

Thank Gary P
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Nice stylish, not too hipster, authentic bar/cafe. Coffee, Italian breakfast and sandwiches are good. The bar is excellent. The bartenders are friendly and professional! The have a very wide range of cocktails and longdrinks. At least 20 different kinds of gin. A good range of...More

Thank Hans M
Reviewed 14 October 2015

I spent a month in Trieste, living a few steps from Piazza Cavana, and I ate breakfast almost every morning at Life: €3.50 for a cappuccino and a jam-filled brioche. It took only three times before the friendly waitress knew my order without my having...More

Thank Passante_711
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

It's worth asking out this place I'd you're in need of a really good coffee!! It's quite close to the Pizza Unita and provides better coffee than most of the restaurants on or closer to the piazza.

Thank Annemarie H
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  • Food
  • Value
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza di Cavana 1, 34121, Trieste, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Trieste  >  Trieste
  • Phone Number: +39 040 322 9802
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