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Wine & Cheese Bar Paradox

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$$ - $$$
Wine Bar, European, Croatian, International
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Ujeviceva Poljana 2, Split 21000, Croatia
+385 21 395 854
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09:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 15:00 - 00:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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Atlanta, Georgia
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sat and had a glass of wine while enjoying free music from a local vendor. They have a great selection of wines and cheese.

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Thank cay124
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first thing that we noticed was the very polite and knowledgeable waiter. First of all he gave us enough time to decide before coming to ask for our order, when he came to take our order he commented on what the order would entail and how the wine and cheeses would complement each other. As the order arrived, he... More 

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Thank HenaTravel
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a platter of "Pag" cheeses with some excellent Croatian wine. Went for a quick drink and stayed the evening.

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Thank NEITHER N
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sophisticated and relax, we asked our waiter what to order. He was friendly and well informed. It was a cool atmosphere.

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Thank Marianne d
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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I visited this place on a quiet November afternoon. It was just us, so the waiter was kind enough to extensively explain the wines and cheeses. We all loved what we had! Great place to stop in and hang out. It's really only a snack, so I wouldn't come expecting a meal... I would definitely go here... More 

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Thank Kate G
Tallinn, Estonia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice winebar with good selection of wines. We were enjoying some local wines there after long day and got very good reccomendations. Sommenlier give a good background about all the wines and grapes that we tryed. Chees and meat selections are delicious !

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great selection of wine and cheese here, with great recommendations from our waiter. The only downside was when we had visited this place earlier in the week, they were rather busy but they made sure you knew about it and we didn't feel comfortable enough to take a seat as we thought the waiter at that time was rude. However,... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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47 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Was looking for a place for a light dinner and also to taste some local some wine and Paradox provided just that. Had some bacon and a cheese platter while tasting white wine made from the Croatian Posip variety of grape. The waiter was definitely knowledgeable on what's on the menu and also the wine and it turned out to... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Popped in here to while away an hour or so and ended up spending the whole afternoon. Really nice atmosphere and easy to find near the theatre. Good local Croatian wine, knowledgeable staff and various cheese options to suit everyone. We were lucky as our waiter initially served the wrong cheese platter, but let us keep this one for free... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Wide selection of local wines and cheeses, available either by the flight or glass. Cheeses were great and prices very reasonable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Cuisine
Wine Bar, European, Croatian, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ujeviceva Poljana 2, Split 21000, Croatia
  • Location: Europe  >  Croatia  >  Dalmatia  >  Split-Dalmatia County  >  Split
  • Phone Number: +385 21 395 854
Description
Paradox, Dalmatia's finest Wine & Cheese Bar, is set in the heart of old town of Split. Wine & Cheese Bar Paradox offers a comprehensive wine list featuring some of the best wines from Dalmatia & Croatia as well as unique selection of cheeses, charcuterie and delicatessen. The wine list features more than 100 labels of which at least 50 are available by the glass. Set in the historical surrounding of Split, Wine & Cheese Bar Paradox, is a contemporary bar showcasing both the traditional and modern. Elm and oak furniture are set against exposed old stone and brick walls, highlighted with subtle lighting. The cozy and intimate atmosphere in the bar is contrasted by a modern cafe style terrace on the bustling square, only a stone's throw away from Diocletian's Palace.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?