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“Great food & wine”

Wine & Cheese Bar Paradox
Ranked #6 of 476 Restaurants in Split
Price range: US$ 11 - US$ 17
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Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours
Description: 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.
Reviewed 10 October 2018 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 kind of food. We have ordered a mixed plate of cheese and ham. Food and wine were delicious. We can highly recommend this bar!

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Reviewed 29 September 2018 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 well! He was extremely knowledgeable about everything on the menu and made great recommendations. If you can, sit upstairs on the patio.

1  Thank Kimberly L
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

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 to 90 minute food and wine pairing consisting of a selection of domestic and imported cheeses, prosciutto, seafood (dried, salted or marinated), quiche and homemade bread. Four tapas, each expertly paired with a different wine (2.5 ounces each), runs 37 Euros; 5 tapas and 5 wines (the best deal) is 43 Euros; while 6 tapas paired with 6 wines costs 50 Euros. If this sounds a little pricey, we chose the 4 tapas/4 wines option (consuming 40% of a 750 milliliter bottle of wine in the process) and it more than served as a full gourmet lunch.

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1  Thank Jim F
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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 of the countries wines. We had a three varieties mixed cheese plate and a prosciutto plate. With his guidance we honed in on what we liked wine wise. It was so good we went back the next day. We came away knowledgeable and we are now ordering bottles of wine like we know what we are doing. Ozujsko...whatever! Croatian wine from Paradox on...thanks for the education.

Thank Joe S
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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
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