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Wine & Cheese Bar Paradox

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, European,
Ulica bana Josipa Jelacica 3, Split 21000, Croatia
+385 21 787 778
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, European, Wine Bar, Croatian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Ulica bana Josipa Jelacica 3, Split 21000, Croatia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant place - wonderful staff explained the wine options, then explained where the wine and cheese we had ordered came from. The cheese was delicious and came with bread and recommended jams! I would recommend to anyone visiting Split.

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Thank god to TripAdvisor - which recommended this cozy wine bar. We have passed this wine bar late at night and booked a table for the next evening. The service is very courteous and explains everything in detail - which wine, from where and what...More

Thank Jutz86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped in after dinner to enjoy some of the local wines and were both pleasantly surprised. This place has so many wines by the glass as well as a variety of meats, cheese, and small tapas. Our waiter was excellent as...More

1  Thank Kimberly L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Paradox is a modern wine bar located less than 5 minutes’ walk from Diocletian’s Palace and just steps from Split’s waterfront. Dozens of wines are available to taste by the glass. Paradox promises to deliver the “ultimate Dalmatian wine experience” for oenophiles – a 45...More

1  Thank Jim F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read the reviews so was down for some wine tasting. I must admit I know a lot more about beer than wine so a bit apprehensive as out of my comfort zone. Don’t worry...go! The waiter was extremely knowledgeable and took us on a tour...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Superb for wine knowledge and tapas boar. The wines on offer are great and the ambiance superb. Very nice guy explained al the wines and who the growers were

Thank Markmstower
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place via TripAdvisor and it was awesome! Marco was our server and he was amazing! We asked for a local wine flight and he gave us four great wines. Highly recommend the local cheese and meat plates. This is definitely worth a...More

Thank JPTrvls
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I found this wonderful restaurant close to our Air B&B just outside of Old Town. The weather was perfect for the rooftop seating with great ambiance. The tapas style food we had was delicious. What was also great though was the staff....More

Thank BigTraveller101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a memorable evening. We called and reserved a table sitting on the terrace with a lovely view. The atmosphere there is really lovely and relaxed. We tried some different wines and some meat/cheese boards that the lovely waiters tell you about before you start...More

1  Thank JessieMegan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good choice for light meal and nice wine. Good local cheese/wine/ham Pleasant modern decor. Not noisy. Friendly knowledgeable service. Slightly set back from harbour so a little quieter. About half locals- did not feel touristy. Recommend.

Thank annelainea
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Response from Helenbicardigirl |
1 October 2018|
Response from Anaz G | Property representative |
Hi, no we don't have a high chair for a baby. Sorry for that
Lynn H
29 June 2017|
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Response from Linda T | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember. They did have local spirits such as slivo... but the wine was amazing!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 17
Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ulica bana Josipa Jelacica 3, Split 21000, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Split
  • Phone Number: +385 21 787 778
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Paradox is a modern wine bar & lounge, with an amazing rooftop terrace, set in the historic center of Split just dozens of meters from the Riva waterfront.
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