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Chimera di Bacco

Via del Pane 2, 34121, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 364023
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (13 reviews)
“truffles” (11 reviews)
“veal” (8 reviews)
Closed
19:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Via del Pane 2, 34121, Trieste, Italy
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1 - 10 of 148 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is quite an upmarket restaurant for a family, and the prices are pretty high for Italy. But the quality of the food is very good and if your kids are well behaved and open to more unusual tastes then it's a nice experience.

Thank Farnham-Family-of-4
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited bacco's chimera in August on a not very crowded night. The experience we had was overall ok. Waited 10 minutes to get menus ; the waiters duly apologized for that. We opted for the 7 courses menu as we want to get the...More

Thank Michele G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have mixed feelings about this restaurant: it used to be good and cozy now it seems just cozy. They are always very kind and professional and the location is nice, the problem is that the food is not nearly as good as it was....More

Thank Cristiano G
Cristina O, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Chimera di Bacco, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Cristiano, thank you for choosing our restaurant again and for highlighting your appreciation for our service and the location. As to your analysis of the 2 dishes you chose, we are sorry you did not consider them up to your expectations. This may well...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Chimera was an Mythological fire-breathing female monster with a lion's head, a goat's body, and a serpent's tail. It's come to mean something sought after but not achieved. This restaurant seeks to be great but can't achieve anything close to adequacy. It is odd....More

Thank RHopeB
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to this restaurant thanks to a recommendation from the hotel. Excellent service, great pasta and fresh fish. Very child friendly although not necessary a restaurant for kids.More

Thank DaKe72
Cristina O, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Chimera di Bacco, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, we are so glad to read the enthusiastic words you dedicate to our Chimera: it's a pleasure for us to hear we were up to your expectations. The features you mention are all so important to us; we like to welcome our guests...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we were here, we ordered a risotto with truffles, pasta with truffles and the noodles with prowns. The food was delicious and it was prepared well. The food arrived in a reasonable amount of time and the service was great. The waiters were very...More

Thank Pepi K
Cristina O, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Chimera di Bacco, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, thank you so much for the enthusiasm you show for our restaurant and for considering it a place to recommend. We are glad to read you had a great experience here and that you enjoyed the food you tried, in particular our specialties...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

7 course degustation menu was excellent. Could be better explanation on the courses. Vine selection was super.More

Thank Arnoldas J
Cristina O, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Chimera di Bacco, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Arnoldas, thank you so much for choosing our restaurant to have a nice Italian meal. We are glad you appreciated the 7-course degustation menu so much; we were really sorry to read that the explanation was not considered clear enough. Had you told us...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place and food. Great fish food. Even Sting (the singer) was here, but unfortunately he didnt let me take a picture :( Despite that and a bit long waiting time for the food the place is exeptional and I can only recomnend it! :-)More

Thank BoarGroan
Cristina O, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Chimera di Bacco, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, thank you so much for your kind review. We are grateful to hear you appreciated our restaurant so much and we are glad to read you would recommend it to any potential customer who may like to find out more about us. We...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and cosy dinner in the street, at the Osteria Chimera, thanks to the warm and welcoming service of Deborah (her colleague should try to smile a bit more and not pushing guests to finish their plates). We got very good cod and veal, but...More

Thank R P
Cristina O, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Chimera di Bacco, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, thank you for choosing our restaurant to have a nice Italian evening meal. We are glad you enjoyed our ambience and Deborah's welcoming smiling service as well as our dishes. As to our Zabaione it is usually much appreciated by our guests but...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As you can see from other reviews they know and love food here. We had a delightful dinner here and so will you. Service was terrific.More

Thank Golfdick
Cristina O, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Chimera di Bacco, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, thank you so much for your kind review. Our customers' appreciation is the best source of satisfaction for all of us. We are glad to read you had a delightful experience here at our Chimera and that you enjoyed not only the food...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Pane 2, 34121, Trieste, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Trieste  >  Trieste
  • Phone Number: +39 040 364023
  • E-mail
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