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Osteria di Mare Alla Voliga

Via della Fornace 1, 34131, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 309606
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“fish soup” (13 reviews)
“skewers” (3 reviews)
“sardines” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via della Fornace 1, 34131, Trieste, Italy
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We found this place because it was close to our hotel (the Victoria Letterario) and we needed an easy dinner option after a long day. We were very happy with our choice! The owner was very friendly and welcoming, the meal delicious, the house prosecco...More

Thank lilbethfay
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Really loved our meal here - friendly staff, delicious fresh fish and great value for money! It's the sort of restaurant you would expect to find on the seafront but it's tucked away in a residential area, but well worth the trip to find it....More

1  Thank ruislipwanderers
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I was take in’s the bus and looking for a place to eat at the same time. Luckily, this place came up, I jumped off at the next stop and found this delightful spot. Yes, the soup. Full of flavor and almost a meal. Today’s...More

Thank W B
Reviewed 31 October 2017

good simple food of the region. Order from the specials of the day. Everything is italian no english menu! Is OK like that.

Thank segeln2016
Reviewed 8 September 2017

A wonderful place to relax with friends and to enjoy delicious seafood, in variety, imaginatively cooked, and served with good humour sufficient to spread through the small room. Thank you for looking after us so well. The risotto was especially good - and the polenta...More

Thank guinver2566
Reviewed 10 August 2017

try fish soup! we loved it, and space is super cosy, owner is super triestino:) We enjoy our dinner there and of course will go again whenever we pass by Trieste.

Thank Burçin A
Reviewed 31 July 2017

we went for a family lunch here, the place was fully booked by locals so book a table ahead. we tried some different seafood, from pasta to zuppa del pesce, grilled fish and calamari. the seafood was fresh, but the choice was a bit limited,...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice surprise in a remote street of Trieste. Fish soup excellent, I ate grilled makrele, very Good :-)recommend

Thank Jakab Z
Reviewed 11 June 2017

If you are planning to be here before 21 June 2017, don't come! The sign on the door indicates that the owner had a motorcycle accident and is recuperating. He says he will be back by that date, but who knows? Have someone who speaks...More

1  Thank DrAnnieATL
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We walked briskly from the obelisk area to get there before they closed at 2:30 pm. The restaurant was packed and the owner said the restaurant was closed. But then, he saw my crestfallen (and sweaty) face and set up a table for us. The...More

Thank Young M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 18 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via della Fornace 1, 34131, Trieste, Italy (Formerly Antipastoteca di Mare Alla Voliga)
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Trieste  >  Trieste
  • Phone Number: +39 040 309606
  • E-mail
The Osteria alla Mare alla Voliga is a convivial place, simple and informal, where you can taste fish dishes with polenta offered every day, and is a reference point for local customers and tourists since 1981.
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