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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 28 September 2018 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 26 September 2018 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 22 September 2018 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 21 September 2018

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 18 September 2018 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 17 September 2018 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
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Their snacks are as good as their wines. Stick to White and red wine and avoid rose and sparkling...

Thank hulyaataoglu
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Good wines. A great cheeseboard - we had two and it was too much between us! Good service with waiters who explain the wine and cheeses. We were lucky to be on the rooftop - lots of people reserve so either be early or reserve....More

Thank NDMEdinburgh
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We have been in Split a few days and finally tried this place. We arrived around 1800 to have a drink in the restaurant and moved upstairs when the rooftop opened at 1900 (the sun was just setting and we could see the bay as...More

Thank SamanthaS4962
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Great rooftop terrace playing very chilled music. Went after dinner for dessert wine & coffee. Amazing selection of Croatian wines & loved the fact when served the waiter told us all about them. Shame we had just eaten as the cheese selections sounded great. Prices...More

Thank KarinKidd
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Questions & Answers
3 October 2018|
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$ 11 - 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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
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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