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Tavernetta al Molo

Loc. Grignano Riva Massimiliano E Carlotta 11 | Grignano, 34151, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 224275
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“bigoli” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (13 reviews)
“scampi” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
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Loc. Grignano Riva Massimiliano E Carlotta 11 | Grignano, 34151, Trieste, Italy
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Reviews (1,187)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spouse is in Trieste (actually just a bit north of the city) for a conference at the International Center for Theoretical Physics. We're lodged at the ICTP's Adriatico Guesthouse across the street from al Molo. While she's engaged in conferring, I've had plenty of time...More

Thank Waterboffin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were on the way to Slovenia to bring our kids to a tennis camp, we stopped in this wonderful place amd had great cruditè, pasta and a bottle of wine. Owner is very friendly and seems everybody going there know him well

Thank PDFT
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There are some places in the world that you wish to keep secret so as not to be ruined by mass tourists but I cannot resist: this place is just heaven on earth for 'buongustaio' who appreciate great food when they taste one. Our waiter...More

Thank aaz148
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Our Family members from Trieste recommended this restaurant, we had one of the best meals in years. Wonderful setting facing the pier, very pleasant and helpful staff and the food was excellent throughout the meal. Seafood Carpaccio, Mixed Seafood grill and a wonderful selection of...More

Thank Ale68-ITA
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We came here after having a stroll around the Castle of Miramare. We had a mix salad and a mixed grilled with seafood and fish for 2 ppl. It included tuna, seabass, haddock, calamari, different kind of prawns, scallop, and grilled vegetables. All good quality....More

Thank Amonasor
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

The food is wonderful but the service is VERY slow , be prepared to spend all afternoon having lunch if you go for lunch!

Thank miki71_10
Reviewed 26 January 2017

The restaurant is located right in the Molo of Grignano across the marina. The view is limited but the vicinity to the Adriatic Sea is uinteresting. The food is true local sea food and the white wine from the Collio region just outstanding - the...More

Thank Katarina R
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Once again, TripAdvisor reviews are spot on with the recommendations for this delight! Our taxi driver told us that in the summer, this restaurant is unbelievably packed because of its location on a marina, but happily for us, it was winter and do-able! The owner...More

Thank gabymak
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I was many times in this famous restaurant in Trieste. The owners are fantastic and the food was and always is amazing fresh and tasty!

Thank Denis A
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing seafood and great hosts. Definitely need to book during warmer times for an outside table. Heavily recommend the shared saucepan of seafood pasta for the experience as well as taste. To be honest you can't go wrong with the seafood. Very cool owners/managers, definitely...More

Thank Rob A
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Do I need a reservation tonite for 2 people at 7:30 pm?
12 July 2015|
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Hi, My Name is Simon. My wife and I would like to come for dinner on April 25th (Saturday) at 8 P.M. We will be staying at the Excelsior Palace. If the reservation is not possible please call the hotel. 407-7941 (we can come anytime between 7:30 and 9) Thank You
17 April 2015|
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La location è adatta ad una cena romantica?
30 April 2017|
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Response from Giorgio M | Reviewed this property |
D'estate cenare fuori è il max del romantico. In alternativa la veranda va anche bene. Al piano di sopra meglio chiedere prima tavolino un po'appartato. Comunque è ok x cena romantica
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loc. Grignano Riva Massimiliano E Carlotta 11 | Grignano, 34151, Trieste, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Trieste  >  Trieste
  • Phone Number: +39 040 224275
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