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Chimera di Bacco

Via del Pane 2, 34121, Trieste, Italy
+39 040 364023
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (14 reviews)
“veal” (9 reviews)
“zabaglione” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Via del Pane 2, 34121, Trieste, Italy
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1 - 10 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

this is a real fine eating place. superb materials and great preparation. we had many dishes to taste and no one was less that excellent!! worthy!

Thank SabaOmer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To start, be sure you are in the correct location. We arrived at Chimera and was immediately offered a seat for dinner. No request whether or not we had made a reservation (it was nearly empty). I decided after a few minutes just to mention...More

Thank henry8robin
Cristina O, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Chimera di Bacco, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, thank you so much for choosing La Chimera di Bacco and for referring to your meal as a very enjoyable experience. We are very sorry for the incovenience you mention. You are right, it may well happen that, as the names sound very...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I recently moved to Trieste and this restaurant was on the top of my list to dine at. My brother came to visit and my boyfriend and I thought that this would be the perfect way to spend his last evening with us. The food...More

Thank Katy M
Cristina O, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Chimera di Bacco, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Katy, thank you for choosing our restaurant to spend your brother's last evening in Trieste with your boyfriend and you. We are glad you enjoyed our dishes so much. We are really sorry to hear about the inconvenience you mention. Honestly, what you say...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

We went to this restaurant in a small alley for a lunch. We had the pleasure to sit outside and enjoyed a very nice lunch. The food was not the best but good and the ingredients were very fresh. Service was friendly so overall a...More

Thank hansmiddelburg
Cristina O, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Chimera di Bacco, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Dear Guest, we are glad you enjoyed your experience at our restaurant and in particular sitting outside in the small alley where La Chimera is located. Indeed, we use only fresh high quality ingredients for our dishes and we regret the fact that you did...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

The reviews that made this #1 in TA are well deserved! The food is exquisite - the truffle risotto is well worth the extra wait, the fish is expertly prepared and the veal is a feast!leave room for dessert as they were delicious too! The...More

Thank IMB95
Cristina O, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Chimera di Bacco, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Dear Guest, thank you very much for your kind words. We are really glad you enjoyed your experience at our Chimera and that we were up to the expectations that TripAdvisor had created. We are really glad to read that eating at our table was...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Our hotel recommend, and we were not disappointed. We ate in their "annex", across the alley, as the main restaurant was booked solid. Our server was fabulous--she was attentive, knowledgable, fun, smart, always on top of everything--and spoke English. Her support person was morose, but...More

Thank mondongo1959
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Brilliant evening at the end of a conference : 5 courses plus amuse bouche and palate cleanser . Each course beautifully presented and just enough to make it possible to enjoy all 5 courses. The risotto of prawns and mushrooms was the highlight and the...More

Thank Anne H
Cristina O, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Chimera di Bacco, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Dear Anne, it is such a pleasure to read that dining at our Chimera was a great way to end the day after the conference. As you point out, your group had chosen a set menu and to our great satisfaction, you say that you...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Conference group of 50-ish; no-choice dinner of 5 fish courses followed by 2 puddings. Expertly executed. Portion size just right. Highlight was octopus, blackened, tender and delicate. We had some excellent meals in Trieste but this was the highlight.More

Thank Giles15556
Cristina O, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Chimera di Bacco, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Dear Guest, thank you so much for the words of great appreciation you dedicate to our Chimera. We are glad to hear we contributed to this ‘fabulous fish feast’ and were able to meet your expectations in the best possible way. Of course, we do...More

Reviewed 11 September 2017

Our hotel reception recommended this restaurant and it was a jewel of a find The food was outstandingly well executed - pasta with scallops and chanterelle mushrooms so delicate and mouthwateringly good - followed by veal with truffles - magnificant and a wonderful bottle of...More

Thank lisaberlin
Cristina O, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Chimera di Bacco, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Dear Lisa, thank you so much for your words of great appreciation. It's always a pleasure to read the many details that some of our guests give in their review as this is certainly useful advice for other customers, who may want to find out...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

My fault maybe, but I couldn't make meals on two occasions work. Too much cream with the baccala? Lifeless salad, uninteresting vitello tonnato, predictable chicken Caesar salad. For the money ought to do better.

1  Thank Stephanie W
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As was started below the Question - i was a guests and NOT the Owner!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Pane 2, 34121, Trieste, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Trieste  >  Trieste
  • Phone Number: +39 040 364023
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