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Trg G. Matteottija, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
+385 52 817 200
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (55 reviews)
“seafood” (62 reviews)
“redfish” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Croatian
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Trg G. Matteottija, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you can get a place at this fantastic restaurant you're in for a genuinely great meal. Impeccable service, great range of delicious dishes and the seafood was fresh and cooked perfectly. Even the green salad was fresh and the bread freshly baked. I'll be...More

Thank thigalwonteatbadfood
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place! Has all the charm you ever asked for when visiting Istra...tasty local seafood, great pasta, best capesante I have ever eaten, delicious apple cake...and all that presented by charming and efficient stuff. I would recommend seafood pasta, fish in salt, pesche all forno...More

Thank Jelena N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Everything was delicious, the frutti di mare pasta was really home made, beautiful environment and very friendly staff! Will come back again!

Thank Adrienn H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

During our second day in Rovinj we deceided to join the snal waiting cue in one off the small streets of Rovinj to have diner at Balbi. Every minute waiting is worth the food you will be served by the friendly staff, after waiting. Sitting...More

Thank DanielWilleke
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

rude stuff horrible food . we tried seebass filet and no taste at all .spaghetti was as bad as noone at the table could even finish the first spoon we ended up retuning and get stake instead but same thing not cooked probably no taste...More

Thank Ahmadzadeh
Reviewed 5 days ago

Having had a disappointing meal on our previous trip to Rovinj (Stella di Mare) decided to do some research before hand and this restaurant kept coming up so thought we would try it. Easy to find in the old part of town with lovely outdoor...More

Thank Sim0nMcC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice outdoor seating in summer, European tight on cobblestones. Great seafood, scampi, fish, mussels allows excellent and eloquently paired with local wines. Also had really excellent (and pretty cheap) pasta with truffles which was to die for (same dish in NY would be Attentive service,...More

Thank Austinprogress
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a late lunch in beautiful part of the old town after trying for days to have dinner here. Sadly disappointed - service was pleasant but food was by far amongst the least enjoyable during our whole trip. Mussels were tasty but steak was fatty...More

Thank niamhclare
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service and food is just out of this world here. They don't take reservations so you need to get there early or be prepared to wait for table. Most of us had steaks which were cooked to perfection. My husband and i ordered a 3rd...More

Thank Eva497
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popular Istrian restaurant in a charming location in the old town. Great service and food. Very popular--book ahead. Small restaurant/bar next door where we had a drink while waiting for our table. Lovely evening!

Thank bridsonc
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Chandran C
19 August 2016|
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Response from Lamin D | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, you should contact the restaurant directly and ask them about it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trg G. Matteottija, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Istria  >  Rovinj
  • Phone Number: +385 52 817 200
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