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Controvento

Vene 12, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
+372 644 0470
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (122 reviews)
“tiramisu” (19 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Vene 12, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
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1 - 10 of 415 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My friend and I enjoyed sitting at a window table with a view over the attractive alleyway. We both chose the salmon which was beautifully cooked and tender. The waitress was attentive and helpful.

Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Just like most restaurants in the Tallinn Old Town, this too is a touristy restaurant. However, the pasta we ordered was excellent, and they were able to cater for my special requests for the shrimp salad which was very much appreciated. We did not end...More

Thank outlaws_2000
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here for the second time and this time we sat outdoors on the terrace. Very tasty Italian food, with lots to choose from. Friendly and fast service. Housewine was good.

Thank Mrs_Travelling
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The location of this Italian restaurant is lovely-on the Katrina alley. However inside of the first floor is more like a fast food pizza restaurant-wooden tables and chairs. Bright lights and piped in music everywhere. Upstairs there are white tablecloth‘s but still noise level quite...More

Thank Bobbrooksster
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our meal here ... the Tiramisu was the best ! Very friendly proprietress who made sure we got a table ...it's on a lovely cobbled street .. recommend this place highly !

Thank Anita A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go here at least once year, the service is always good and the food is amazing. Especially the shrimp pasta (linguine diavolo) is our favorite dish!

Thank Tatja K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wandering the streets of Tallinn and always the challenge can be to find an eatery to satisfy our children. We came upon this restaurant which met all the demands of 4 adults and 2 children. Octopus, bolognese, Kantarelle risotto (all 3 brilliant) lasagne (average) and...More

Thank Robtane
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In July we were with kids here. I took egg plant di Parma. It was very oily and "heavy", i just couldn't eat even quarter of it... I tried the same in Italy - it was very tasty and the light feeling after eating that....More

Thank name s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately only found out about this place on our last night there, as otherwise probably would have been more than once. We both had pizzas and both enjoyed them. Nice friendly staff and stayed open reasonably late for Tallinn on a Monday night.

Thank Colin D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is 5 star for atmosphere, location, history, and food. I go every time I am able to be in Tallin which is not often, living in Texas. I have been 3 or 4 times when visiting Tallin and each time I get the same...More

Thank honeyhart
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$37
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vene 12, Tallinn 10123, Estonia
  • Location: Europe  >  Estonia  >  Harju County  >  Tallinn
  • Phone Number: +372 644 0470
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Description
You will find us in the heart of Old Town, Katariina's Walk. Traditional, good Italian cuisine is offered in enchanting atmosphere.
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