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Da Massimo

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Via Degli Apiari 4/A, 34135, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 452 8821
Monday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

Five stars are not enough to describe this lovely neighborhood restaurant. Our family of three hiked up several staircases on the search for this elusive spot. When we finally found it we almost weren't able to stay because we had not made reservations. However the wonderful chef and hostess suggested we return in half an hour. It was so worth... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2014

Not the easiest to find and looks nothing from the outside but wonderfully interesting food and a very good wine list, tried 2/3 local wines we had never heard of! Interior deco again nothing to write home about but very friendly and attentive service. Would certainly go back again and recomend to any food lovers.

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2013

others have described the location well - as far from a flashy tourist trap restaurant as you can get, but comfortable and clean. very friendly service by the owner/chef and the one lady who serves the dishes, both still smiling, even when the place was bustling and full, food arrived surprisingly quickly though the chef seemed to be alone in... More 

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Oropa, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2013

Alberto, from Casa Sconta B&B, recommended Da Massimo. The first time we passed it's door we kept going. It looked to much like a dive for us. When we told Alberto he said, 'the first time i went there I was afraid to take my wife and children in. Then I got to know Massimo. Trust me, you will love... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2013

Not fancy or elegant, but a warm & comfortable neighborhood place. No menu or prices in sight, but we trusted the staff and were not disappointed. My appetizer was a plate of mixed cold fish (an assortment of 6 different fish preparations - all excellent) & my wife had 2 different types of breaded scallops which she rated "very good."... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2012

This small neighbourhood restaurant full of locals was a real surprise. We were welcomed inside by our friendly host. There was no menu and due to our lack of Italian one of the locals helped to translate. We had really delicious scallops to start and amazing prawns and mixed seafood for main. It is a simple seafood restaurant which has... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Degli Apiari 4/A, 34135, Trieste, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Trieste  >  Trieste
  • Phone Number: +39 040 452 8821

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?