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Rialto Caffe Wine Bar

$$ - $$$, Cafe,
1 Svolou Alexandrou, Thessaloniki 546 22, Greece
+30 231 023 9395
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
2 weeks ago
“Great place for early-evening drinks”
28 Dec 2017
“Probably the best of its kind”
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Bar, Cafe, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
1 Svolou Alexandrou, Thessaloniki 546 22, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really liked stopping here for a relaxed early-evening drink after a hard day’s tourism. Comfortable, retro-feel bar; friendly staff; good music; pleasant location facing the back of Agia Sofia. Much less frantic than, say, the seafront bars of Thessaloníki. Extensive cocktail list and although...More

1  Thank anonguest2013
Reviewed 30 December 2017

A wide selection of wines and small dishes to pair it with. However..., the Greek anti-smoking law has been confined to a few tables in a corner which share the same room and air as the "smoking area"...The waitress was obviously annoyed when I told...More

Thank ComdtNexus
Reviewed 28 December 2017

One of my favourites in the city - ideal both for my afternoon espresso and a glass of wine in the evening. Located centrally, this is a must-have pit-stop during shopping and an ideal meeting place either with friends or with my better half. The...More

1  Thank Nikos Z
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Over looking The Hagia Sophia a stylish bar . With cold Heineken came a platter with curled cucumber stuffed olives and carrots plus a bowl of crisps and the mandatory glass of water. Service is prompt price was 4euros a glass . Sitting outside you...More

Thank Bluerobin59
Reviewed 25 July 2017

I spent the summer visiting Thessaloniki by way of the States and Rialto quickly became my favorite place in town. The atmosphere was nothing less than perfecion, whether it's an evening of conversation and the perfect glass of wine, or an afternoon with my laptop...More

12  Thank Vanessa F
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Rialtò is a wine bar right behind the ancient Agia Sophia Church in a nice part of Thessaloniki, and on the quiet side of the church (the side of the church facing the sea, towards Tsimiski has some louder bars). My wife and I have...More

1  Thank smithermant
Reviewed 26 February 2015

The best wine coffee, food and atmosphere in all of Thessaloniki! They have many nights with live music which is truly enjoyable. The service is tops and everything served is top quality. I highly recommend Rialto to anyone living or visiting Thessaloniki.

Thank Alison A
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Where to start!, The politeness of the owners, the excellent service of the waiters, the great wine selection, the amazing choice of cold plates to accompany your wine selection, the beautiful atmosphere, music, decor AMAZING!!!

Thank Manos I
Reviewed 17 October 2013

it is indeed a central bar and serves from morning till night. i had a stop for a coffee,a normal taste of coffee and not something exagerated. i liked it,liked the service, but the location was quite noisy because of the road. is situated on...More

1  Thank ThanasisPet
Loukas I, Owner at Rialto Caffe Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2014

Dear ThanasisPet, thank you very much for your positive feedback and your time for the review. In our effort to provide the best for our visitors, we made some altercations in our outdoor sitting in order to combat the very issue you address. We invite...More

Reviewed 8 July 2013

I visited Caffe Rialto last Thursday. It was like a nightmare. A decadent atmosphere, lots of noise and poor service. A cafe, can not and must not be turned into entertainment center. Not suitable the space for something like that. A sidewalk in the city...More

3  Thank Chrisna L
Loukas I, Owner at Rialto Caffe Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2014

Dear Chrisna, my name is Loukas Ioannidis and I am the owner of Rialto Wine Bar in Thessaloniki. Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review about Rialto Wine Bar. First of all please let me apologise about the unpleasant experience...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Bar, Cafe, Wine Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 AM
8:00 AM - 3:00 AM
8:00 AM - 3:00 AM
8:00 AM - 3:00 AM
8:00 AM - 3:00 AM
8:00 AM - 3:00 AM
8:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Svolou Alexandrou, Thessaloniki 546 22, Greece
  • Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Central Macedonia  >  Thessaloniki Region  >  Thessaloniki
  • Phone Number: +30 231 023 9395
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From early in the morning until late at night, Rialto Caffe Wine Bar has everything you need!Freshly brewed Coffee with every-day sandwiches and light breakfast combined with fresh sweets.In the afternoon, fresh salads, tortilla wraps and club sandwiches accompanied with cold beer or a glass of wine from our very long wine list (more than 70 etiquette) to keep you for the rest of the day.In the evening, enjoy your drink or cocktail, either inside or outside, looking at the historical church of Aghia Sofia!
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