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Alla Sorgente

Via della Sorgente 2, 34125, Trieste, Italy
+39 347 939 6519
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp” (4 reviews)
“mixed plate” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via della Sorgente 2, 34125, Trieste, Italy
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

The place is very little with very few tables but despite that or maybe, better, because of that is cozy and relaxing. My plates were ranging from very good (the fried fish) and "not so good" (the pasta plate was a basic bad idea about...More

1  Thank Cristiano G
Reviewed 26 November 2017

We went there because of an article in the New York Times. The place is small and local. Not much English. We ordered whatever they told us to eat and had a great time. Listen, this isn't a fine restaurant, this is a local place...More

Thank Eric1682
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This trattoria is tiny, so you need to make a reservation in advance if you want to secure a great seafood experience. We both had marinated sardines with onions, (alici in savor) and a very generous first course each, one home made spaghetti alle vongole...More

Thank Alessandra A
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

To finish up the Italian vacation were looking for a seafood lunch in Triest. Alla Sorgente was a great choice. We tried mussels, mixed plate, turbot and the chocolate cake. All had a great taste. Take your time and try if around.

Thank TJozsef
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We visited Triest during our holidays in northern Italy. First evening Hotel has warmly recommended us this restaurant.When we came in we were already disappointed,lady was cooking in front of guests and dining room was too small. High prices for what we had, food, service...More

Thank totenk
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We were looking for another place to have dinner (another one that we also found on trip advisor) but bc there are troubles with parking we needed to make couple of more circles around to leave the car. Being in Trieste for the first time...More

Thank Yana R
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Hard to find but well worth the effort. If you want an authentic Trattoria you cant go wrong. Tucked away down a side street this Restaurant ticks all the boxes. we had the marinated sardines as a starter followed by spaghetti with seafood . A...More

1  Thank Jackie C
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was extremely busy and they told us that they had no room for us , but we could wait inside for a table. The aromas from the kitchen kept us happily waiting (along with the tasty house white) When we were finally served...More

1  Thank michemw
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

I just accepted what they recommend, a mixed plate wit seafood. It was really really good. Strongly recommend.

Thank Felipe F
Reviewed 27 May 2016

(Visited May 2016) While on a day trip to Trieste and desperately seeking to avoid "tourist trap" restaurants, I chanced upon this little place down a side street - the presence of local customers outside and in, as well as the menu, drew me in...More

Thank Claire R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$26 - US$51
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Sorgente 2, 34125, Trieste, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Trieste  >  Trieste
  • Phone Number: +39 347 939 6519
  • E-mail
Si prega alla clientela di non prenotare via e-mail.grazie.Mirsada Samardzic
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