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Antica Ghiacceretta

Via Dei Fornelli n. 2, 34121, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 322 0307
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (7 reviews)
“risotto” (3 reviews)
“big fish” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Dei Fornelli n. 2, 34121, Trieste, Italy
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a lovely dinner here, recommended by my hotel. Superb choices of fresh fish and seafood. Had a lovely local white wine, started with a beautiful plate of assorted crudo, which included 2 kinds of large shrimp/langostino I'd never seen before. Followed by an...More

Thank Golomblaw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The quaint surroundings belied what great food is served here. The service was wonderful and the wine was great. Highly recommend. Both pasta and fish are outstanding.

Thank aretha23
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We ate here our first day on the recommendation of our hotel. We were late in arriving, about 2:15 and as we learned, lunch in Trieste shuts down at 2:30. We quickly ordered, and the waiter was grateful for our speed. We had an excellent...More

Thank SusanP
Reviewed 2 April 2018

VERY nice menu - I would recommend going with the owners recommendation - the fish course was wonderful. Remember to have multiple courses.

Thank Simon F
Reviewed 19 February 2018

It was recommended on the desk at our hotel and a table was reserved for us for a dinner. It was indeed a perfect recommendation. The place is pretty small (better book a table), very cosy, the service is nice, attentive but not intrusive. Everything...More

Thank Max G
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Food is VERY good, but this restaurant is not in a $$-$$$ price range, but it is fine dining. The service was delightfull. The food was wonderful, deserts were sublime (we were two and ordered 4... they weres SO GOOD!!!!!)... We spent 120€ for 2,...More

Thank Andi B
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Very special but welcoming place. Great food quality and great location. the restaurant is located in an area rich with music bar to attend after dinner.

Thank giuseppeAUH
Reviewed 17 October 2017

I am in Trieste at a conference. What a beautiful city, my first time here, it won't be my last! We went to Antica Ghiacceretta in downtown Trieste. My dinner guest had the baccalao su crema di lenticchie e porro croccante. He said it was...More

Thank David_S_2013
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Excellent meal of fish, but as always the is a higher price to pay for fish. Good service. Very busy and this reflects the quality.

Thank DavidCUk
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

I hate writing negative reviews but my son had a scampi ravioli which really doesnt deserve 15 euro for the taste. My wife had a smoked salmon for 18 euro which happened to taste ok but the portion is tiny. And i had the fries...More

Thank AliSumer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$46 - US$58
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Dei Fornelli n. 2, 34121, Trieste, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Trieste  >  Trieste
  • Phone Number: +39 040 322 0307
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