We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Buffet Da Gildo

Via Valdirivo 20, 34132, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 364554
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good46%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
3 weeks ago
“Quick, cheap, authentic ”
13 Feb 2017
“Small Italian lunch bar worth a little Michelin star”
Restaurant Hours
Via Valdirivo 20, 34132, Trieste, Italy
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (144)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can feel like a real 'Triestino' in this small place, the vibe is really local, the food is good and fresh and the personal is nice. Would go again.

Thank Lea S
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is outside the tourist center, no particularly attractive part. Every day handwritten menu in Italian only (but the Boss speaks English as well), everything fresh and all the people regular Italians. It's a real Italian cookshop/bistro. Lovely place with gorgeous food, cheap prices. Lunch...More

Thank Zoltan L
Reviewed 12 October 2016

we've got a good and very quick lunch with a big choice of excellent food... gentle and professional personnel, rapid service and low cost !

Thank pikk10
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

I'm in love with their sandwiches! I had a fried zucchini, boiled ham, cran (horseradish) and mustard. Cheap and cheerful and perfect for a quick lunch. If you're not confident with Italian speaking I'm sure if you ask for something typical trieste they will give...More

Thank Beth H
Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

For non Italian speaking person it can be hard to figuring out how it works. Taste is quite original Triestino. Fast food for a quick lunch would be faster

Thank Shuozi H
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Trieste is known for its Buffet Style dinners and this I think is one of the best, though you would not be able to tell that from its appearance which is very humble. The restaurant is very small so "when" you get there matters. The...More

1  Thank dsitaly
Nearby HotelsSee all 51 hotels in Trieste
Nuovo Albergo Centro
461 reviews
.08 km away
Forvm Boutique Hotel
220 reviews
.11 km away
Hotel Italia
168 reviews
.18 km away
Hotel Abbazia
174 reviews
.19 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Baracca e Burattini
578 reviews
.07 km away
Buffet Birreria Rudy
381 reviews
.12 km away
Antico Buffet Benedetto
509 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby Attractions
Canale Grande
765 reviews
.17 km away
Civico Museo Teatrale Fondazione Carlo Schmidl
54 reviews
.22 km away
Opicina Tramway
1,608 reviews
.22 km away
Statua di James Joyce
88 reviews
.19 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Buffet Da Gildo staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Valdirivo 20, 34132, Trieste, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Trieste  >  Trieste
  • Phone Number: +39 040 364554
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing