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Gran Malabar

$$ - $$$
Piazza San Giovanni 6, 34122, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 636226
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
6:30 am - 9:00 pm Hours
Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
Piazza San Giovanni 6, 34122, Trieste, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

“Un altro giro”...was the most usesed phrase during our visites at this place☺️ The selection of the wines where absolutely amazing! We just would love to say Thank you to Mario for looking after us. We can’t wait to comming back again in next months.

Thank Renkaa
Reviewed 12 February 2018

I've been several times in Trieste, and I always go to Gran Malabar, one of the best wine bars I've been wherever. It is often crowded and there is no place to sit, but service is great and wines are very good and not expensive,...More

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

On Piazza San Giovanni, this lively square where locals congregate, we sat outside, enjoying a summer evening, finding many friends there too. We enjoyed Aperol spritzers and wines before walking across town for dinner. Great prices, chips, olives and drinks..enjoy

Thank Ginna W
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

A great wine bar with many wines to choose from in a great location. Right at the corner of the Giovanni Verde statue piazza. Friendly staff and they offer a small cheese & salami tapa. Not expected, but tasty. A must try if you want...More

Thank nvlinks
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

If you want to enjoy in good wine this right place. I'm coming here last couple of years. Always is the same. We taste different wines and enjoy. Atmospher is like we are at home. Bravo!

Thank Jakov M
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

A lovely place to stop for a drink, many wines to choose from both local and not. Good prices and lovely staff! The atmosphere is also very nice with seating outside in the square, which is even nice in cold weather

Thank Charlotte A
Reviewed 27 November 2015

We went to Gran Malabar based on a recommendation from the owner of Mastrobirraio. We drank a lot of different wines of the Friulian and Slovenian areas and enjoyed delicious, freshly sliced meats and cheeses to accompany them. It was busy and popular with what...More

Thank sommer9
Reviewed 16 October 2015

perfect little place to stop for a glass of vino, or two, offers a great variety of not just local wines. Also space outside al fresco, on a pedestrian corner in the centre of town.

Thank Roberto J
Reviewed 17 September 2015

This is a great place to stop for a glass or wine, coffee or cocktail in the afternoon but it is also to be recommended for those who are not familiar with the wines of the region. Both the Friuli and the Karst areas are...More

1  Thank Pugsitter
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

We had an aperitivo here one evening, we sat inside at the bar but they have tables outside great wine list , good snacks! Easy to find! A must try in Trieste

1  Thank ItalianinDublin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Wine Bar
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza San Giovanni 6, 34122, Trieste, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Trieste  >  Trieste
  • Phone Number: +39 040 636226
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