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La Tavernetta

Via della Madonna del Mare 2, 34124, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 308594
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (5 reviews)
“antipasti” (2 reviews)
Open Now
19:00 - 22:30All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Via della Madonna del Mare 2, 34124, Trieste, Italy
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 18 July 2017

We found this place through the internet and were extremely pleased. Small intimate dining room serving big taste. Loved the service and so will you

Thank Golfdick
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The menu is short and as we expected it reflected food cooked to order. The service was wonderful and everything was carefully explained. We enjoyed the antipasti and the pasta was perfect-full of flavour. Most customers seemed to be locals and know to the hostess....More

Thank Cork_IrelandScm
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing lunch with friend ,very delicious food and good location. The owner was very friendly! Definitely will come back

Thank Татьяна С
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We were in Trieste for only one night, so trying to find a nice place to eat was a challenge as there were so many places to choose from. My wife picked this place as it was a short walk form the Hotel. It is...More

Thank leonbass
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We went our first night in town, only to find they are closed on Monday (despite what Tripadvisor says). Luckily, we returned the next day – it was easily the best meal we had in Trieste. When we asked for gluten-free options, the waitress/hostess/owner guided...More

Thank Thad
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Efficiently operated by a young couple, this intimate restaurant offers a selection of pasta and meat dishes served gourmand style and tastefully prepared. This was an unexpected pleasure for us, with the restaurant's turning out to be our favorite of the Trieste restaurants. (The pleasure...More

Thank LolaCorteMadera
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

A very small and quaint restaurant on a narrow street with a great beer shop across the way. The restaurant is run by the owners, a couple, and quite nice. The food is simple and straightforward fare with good pasta, very good Caprese and very...More

Thank wrldwonder
Reviewed 14 May 2016

The service was kind and attentive. I can simply say that everything was perfect and delicious. We enjoyed the dinner and probably repeat it.

Thank CansuYHernan
Reviewed 18 April 2016

This small (8 table) family-run restaurant is located in the old part of the city, near Piazza Unità. The menu changes regularly and is written on a blackboard on the wall. The staff reads it to you (and can translate it into English if need...More

Thank AndiamoPronto
Reviewed 5 April 2016

If you aren't specifically looking for La Tavernetta, you would walk right by. Just a few tables and a handwritten menu on the wall. The waitress explained the options to us, since the menu was only in Italian. Everything was great, but the sliced steak...More

Thank kadi5
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 14:30
10:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Madonna del Mare 2, 34124, Trieste, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Trieste  >  Trieste
  • Phone Number: +39 040 308594
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