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G.mazzinija, Rovinj, Croatia
+385 52 841 616
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (12 reviews)
“pizza” (36 reviews)
“fish” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Croatian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
G.mazzinija, Rovinj, Croatia
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1 - 10 of 123 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

La Vela lives up a tiny side street in Rovinj .a true find . The staff are very friendly and helpful.the food is wonderful. I had Pljukaci paster. Great . It must be good as most of the customers were local. So worth a try....More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Rovinj and found LaVela very near the start of downtown. We were greeted by Elvis who was so friendly and made us feel very welcome. The food was very reasonable priced and very yummy. We enjoyed our meal and would definantly recommend LaVela.

Thank ToriLeslie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I honestly do not know if the title is right because I had dinner only in La Vela during my stay in Rovinji! It is situated in a lane a bit uphill from the Main Street. The restaurant has a pleasant terrace and also a...More

1  Thank BarbroT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Genuinely authentic Croatia Trattoria. A bit higher up the hill to avoid tourists but the locals poured in between 14-15.00 and were known by management and ‘sorted’. I arrived just before them and was well looked after e.g. 3 pints of cold beer and a...More

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Extremely busy which seemed good but very long wait for drinks & even longer for food. Fish nice, pasta with spinach not. Lovely waitress. I'm sure food must be good would if considered trying again but not an awful lot of vegetarian dishes to choose...More

Thank Couplewithteenagers
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were recommended this restaurant and visited on a Friday night. Had the foresight to book and it was very busy with both locals and tourists with a constant flow throughout the time we were there. A very personable waitress took our order and explained...More

Thank Justalocal9
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I ordered a pizza "quatrro formagio with kulen" and the delivery was very fast, pizza was really delocious, and price is correct, especially when you see price in other restaurant in town. Big like! Thanks La Vela :)

Thank Stjepan R
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Arrived in Rovinj quite late on a Wednesday evening and couldn't find any restaurants open. We were shown La Vela by a local and the waiting staff could not have been more accommodating. They had a wide choice of pizzas and beer. Exactly what we...More

Thank Megan R
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Trusted to visit the restaurant and didn't leave disappointed. Took their Vela fish platter for 2 of us to share and had great fresh grilled fish and delicious squids. Great value indeed.

Thank 186338MMarco
Reviewed 24 August 2017

A crispy plate of calamari was just the thing we needed on the way home from a wine tasting, a busy terrace - but fast turnover so easy to get a seat if eating early / late. Good beer, lovely prices. In fact we came...More

1  Thank StevenJohnBarnes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: G.mazzinija, Rovinj, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Istria  >  Rovinj
  • Phone Number: +385 52 841 616
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