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Al Nuovo Antico Pavone

Riva Grumula 2, 34123, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 303899
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pappardelle” (3 reviews)
“creme brulee” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Riva Grumula 2, 34123, Trieste, Italy
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

Just the best location on the Seafront serves tasty meals of the local food tradition. Raw fish is exceptional. Service is fantastic.

1  Thank Max120368
Reviewed 15 September 2018

This was our plan B restaurant - very pleased we could not get in plan A as we had a really good meal here. The team took great trouble to talk us through the fish options and also managed to keep smiling as we changed...More

1  Thank ZkBrighton
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We had a good meal here on our first night in Trieste. It’s a traditional establishment that feels as if you’ve been invited to the home of a generous and thoughtful family. The menu is focused. The food itself was so tasty- excellent ingredients and...More

1  Thank MegLustman
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Classic old style place in the center of Trieste. Excellent fresh fish and great service. I would strongly recommend the tris of fish of the day as a starter. Will definitely come back

1  Thank Piereale
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a good restaurant on our stop in Trieste and were not disappointed when we found this gem. Delicious homemade pasta and most incredible chocolate cake.

Thank TheWorldTravelerAlex
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed an excellent fish dinner here. Arriving on a busy Friday night the owners found us a very pleasant table. Starters included sardines, a memorable prawn pasta and scallops. Mains included calamari, an excellent local white fish and another fish expertly deboned at the...More

Thank Ashley W
Reviewed 17 April 2018

"Antico Pavone" (= ancient peacock) was the name of an old and traditional trattoria in the streets behind the seafront of Trieste. In 1989 the owners moved to the seafront proper, taking over another traditional fish restaurant. They gave it a facelift (the place now...More

Thank LucioF_11
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Once in a lifetime papardelle, great fish and a charming host. A very nice camariere in a beautiful restauarnt filled with great furniture an a special ambiente.

1  Thank r b
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Our Friends Martina & Massimo to us to this restaurant, when we walked in we were greeted by the owners and shown to our table. Hubby and I started of with Sardines done in 4 separate sauces, we all had Sea Base & Brill with...More

1  Thank 545brendac
sergioesilvia, Proprietario at Al Nuovo Antico Pavone, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Tthank you very much for the wonderful review, hopefully come back soon. with sympathy Sergio e Silvia

Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We heard about this family run Italian restaurant from a friend and we were not disappointed. We were greeted by the lovely friendly waiting staff who took their time to explain the menu to us in English (they even brought out all the different types...More

Thank Tana P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$51
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:15
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:15
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:15
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:15
19:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 14:15
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Riva Grumula 2, 34123, Trieste, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Trieste  >  Trieste
  • Phone Number: +39 040 303899
  • E-mail
Trattoria dove si assapora il gusto del mare con un cucina tradizionale. Presenti sempre con la stessa gestione da 25 anni.
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