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Vinoteka Bornstein

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Wonderful Experience

Nested at the basement of a cathedral, this cellar offers the wonderful ambience for wine... read more

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Fleebird33
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Ivan the great

8 thirsty kiwis found this cavern of delights on our first afternoon in Zagreb. We opted for the... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Bob O
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Your search for perfection ends here - welcome to the first and oldest wine shop (wine cellar) in Croatia !Not far from the Zagreb cathedral in the almost 2 centuires old vaulted wine cellar at Kaptol 19, since 1989, began the story of the new and...more
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Reviewed today via mobile

Nested at the basement of a cathedral, this cellar offers the wonderful ambience for wine appreciation. The staff were excellent and we quickly learnt much about Croatian wines through a tasting of 4 varietals. Highly recommended for the wine experience in Zagreb.

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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Our group of six chose to visit Bornstein after reading about it in the New York Times' 36 Hours series. Upon entry, the space is captivating, a cave-like setting designed with bricks. We decided to do the tasting option that had the most samples--I believe...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

8 thirsty kiwis found this cavern of delights on our first afternoon in Zagreb. We opted for the "Tour of Croatia", it was a real treat to be guided through the wines of Croatia by Ivan. No "tasting" servings here; each bottle was fully consumed...More

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Doris S, Manager at Vinoteka Bornstein, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Dear All, Thank you for your great support.. Happy that you enjoyed the tasting and wines with us..We had a great time with you..Hope to see you again.. Cheers 🍷🥂🍾

Reviewed 8 August 2018

Great way to learn about Croatian wines! The regions, the grapes, the wine.... Doris! She rocked it! She is so easy to listen to...and the wines and cheeses ... yum! We enjoyed both white and red vino. We chose the 'Tour of Croatia' tasting &...More

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Doris S, Manager at Vinoteka Bornstein, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Dear Claudia, Thank you for your great support..It was a pleasure to meet you.. Happy that you enjoyed wines..Enjoy Croatia..See ya.. Cheers 🍷🥂❤️

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

If you enjoy your wine in a traditional cellar feel then this place is a must when visiting Zagreb! Not only do they have the best choices from Croatia but offer you choices from around the world . You can sit an enjoy a bottle...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were referred to Bornstein by a dear friend. Roberto, the main bar man, tended to us, and is very knowledgeable about local Croatian wines. Located in the basement, the atmosphere is insulating and comfortable. The service impeccable and the wines delicious....More

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Doris S, Manager at Vinoteka Bornstein, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Dear Bryana, Thank you so much for your time and support...So happy that you had a great time with us. Keep enjoying the wine.. Cheers 🍷🥂🍾

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

This place was a pre-requisite for our trip to Zagreb. Restaurant is easy to locate with a very good ambiance. Ivan and his wife are very passionate about the wines, meats and cheeses from the different regions. Their selections to taste were spot on. Congratulations...More

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Doris S, Manager at Vinoteka Bornstein, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Dear John, thank you for your great support...So happy that you had a great time with us...Keep enjoying good wines.. Cheers 🍷🥂🍾

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

I stumbled across this place completely by accident and Iam so glad I did. An absolute must for any wine lover or if you want a nice relaxing evening with great entertainment. Iam travelling alone but was made very welcome by staff and locals. I...More

1  Thank Jim L
Reviewed 18 April 2018

I loved this place. We had a very own Sommelier and owner of this winery. He gave us generous portions to "taste". Wine was Excellent.

Thank Dorothy373
Reviewed 9 March 2018

Location: 4/5 Cleanliness: 5/5 Service: 5/5 Winw overall: 5/5 Interior: 5/5 Overall 5/5 Would we return? YES!!

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