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“Great traditional food ”

Trattoria da Giovanni
Ranked #163 of 914 Restaurants in Trieste
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Our Airbnb host suggested this restaurant for quality local cuisine. What a find. Loved sitting amongst the locals.
Food great and service you need to find.

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Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

I am from Trieste, I live abroad and I am a chef and a restaurant owner. I have stopped by to get some take away for dinner as many friends have suggested this place.
I have order a mix boiled pork meat and a portion of cabbages Crauti.
The bill was 15 €. When I got back home I got a sour surprise. There were 1 frankfurter sausage, 1 smoked sausage and a few slices of dry pork. The sausage I saw the lady just took out from a pack and boiled in the water for few minutes.
What a scam, what a ripoff.
Never again here, there are much better places around town.
Shame on you.

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Reviewed 11 October 2015

Other than sitting outside enjoying the sights and sounds of Via San Lazzaro, there is nothing to recommend about this restaurant.

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Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

Da Giovanni is ideally located in the pedestrian area of Trieste city center, only a few minutes walk from the waterfront. We tried the 'frittura di pesce' which was excellent. We also tried several side dishes which had a real home made taste. If you're in town and wish to have an informal meal in a cozy place, Da Giovanni is the right place!

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Reviewed 27 May 2015

very busy trattoria located in the center of town.
good bottled wine and on tap, at reasonable prices. for best service, go before 13.00, or book

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