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Trg G. Matteottija, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
+385 52 817 200
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mussels” (54 reviews)
“seafood” (59 reviews)
“redfish” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Croatian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Trg G. Matteottija, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a truly authentic little restaurant away from the seafront touristic chaos. The food was simple and tasty and a very nice tiramisu for desert. The atmosphere is of a family place.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Actually I was expected something common,but it was such a great dish.Average places have this common soup with little fish and rice.But this was awesome! For seccond I've ordered Tuna steak.Fantastic!

Thank Viktor K
Reviewed 4 days ago

Recommended on Tripadvisor, you cant book which means you have to wait in a vague queue for an available table, especially if you want to sit in the very pretty cobbled open square. The staff are amusing and delightful, moving from table to table chatting...More

Thank LondonCarolyn
Reviewed 6 days ago

Again I went there without reservation and we were lucky. Me and my there blokes we got a table. Not outside but it was not that import. The table inside was great to. We could watch the food preparation and it was a big table...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although you cannot book here, the food is worth waiting for! Service is also excellent and we had a really enjoyable evening. My favourite restaurant we dined in all week. Recommended.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had supper here. The red fish soup was amazing. So was the grilled fish. The kids were also well catered for. Best meal during our stay in Rovinj

Thank Kvisetryne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

it was 17:30, no one else but us. i ask for istrian pasta but not with sea food but with cheese for my 4 y. child, their answer was take a look in menu if it is on menu??? than we order dagnex2, kalamari, pasta...More

Thank Darko S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very popular place. Arrive before 19:00 or be prepared to wait for a free table. The service is friendly and attentive but you'll receive your dishes so fast it feels like they want you to finish as soon as possible to make room for the...More

Thank alexvR8303HZ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here and as you cannot book we left our name and had a drink in the wine bar opposite. The staff were so helpful and called us over when the table was ready. Food was amazing, and the atmosphere wonderful! Highly recommend

Thank nataliec234
Reviewed 1 week ago

Balbi was alright but my mussels at Driocastel were much better. We liked the table outside, the wait staff was great, the food quality was just a little below other dinners in Rovinj.

Thank Katherine W
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Chandran C
19 August 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trg G. Matteottija, Rovinj 52210, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Istria  >  Rovinj
  • Phone Number: +385 52 817 200
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