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La Bottega di Trimalcione

Via del Lazzaretto Vecchio 3 | See Side/Eataly/acquarium/piazza Venezia, 34123, Trieste, Italy
+39 347 887 4242
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (2 reviews)
“antipasti” (3 reviews)
“walter” (4 reviews)
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Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Italian, Mediterranean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Via del Lazzaretto Vecchio 3 | See Side/Eataly/acquarium/piazza Venezia, 34123, Trieste, Italy
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

La Bottega di Trimalcione was, I am told, a good and popular restaurant is a popular area of the city. It has recently moved to a new location near the seafront, the previous site of a memorable classic restaurant (Al Ritrovo Marittimi). So I was...More

Thank Lucio F
wally z, Proprietario at La Bottega di Trimalcione, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018
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Sig. Lucio da Oxford, dalla sua descrizione ci conosceva già dalla vecchia sede (almeno di fama) e ci ha fatto...More

Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

So often you go to coast wanting fish and all you see is tourist traps. Not here, class, taste and real value. Lots of well dressed locals and so friendly. A1, I had poached turbot which was perfect and the crepe Suzette was a thing...More

Thank Dave_Coz
wally z, Proprietario at La Bottega di Trimalcione, responded to this reviewResponded March 10, 2018

Dear Dave_Coz, thank you very much for your beautiful description. You as soon possible come to visit us another time, will be a great pleasure for us. Regards Walter and the Staff

Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

Sorry but I don't understand the good reviews. OK, if the prices were reasonable it would be OK, but paying a lot for a mediocre meal just gives a feeling of disappointment. The staff is nice, the food is far from special. Work on the...More

Thank PietroGW83
Reviewed October 21, 2017

Walter did it again! Excellent cuisine, seafood surprises, can be busy during Barcolona but don't miss it!

Thank 228gyulah
Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

There are many other small Italian restaurants in Trieste, but few can serve a delicious six course menu for a group of 25 as effortlessly and efficiently as La Bottega. As befitting a city with such strong Austrian connections, the cuisine has a definite Germanic...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Don't be fooled by the small entrance in a side street. We stumbled upon this restaurant and it was a marvelous surprise! This restaurant serves one of the best crudités fish antipasto in Trieste. Inventive combination of cream and oils to accompany the fish. The...More

Thank 365Rainbow
wally z, Proprietario at La Bottega di Trimalcione, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2017

Tank you very much 365Raimbow, we are so happy that you found it everything perferct. We hope meet you here as soon possible. Regards Walter

Reviewed November 2, 2016

We had wonderful meals and then organized a large meeting of over 56 persons It was perfect and excellent! Bravo WALTER!

Thank MorpurgoPeter
wally z, Proprietario at La Bottega di Trimalcione, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2017

Dear Peter, with great pleasure read you beautifull words. Many Tanks and I hope meet you soon. Walter

Reviewed August 3, 2015

We recently had a most unpleasant dining experience at La Bottega di Trimalcione. Trieste was in the midsts of a heatwave with daytime temperatures reaching 36 C. My wife and I made a reservation at Trimalcione for dinner at 8 p.m. We arrived and were...More

Thank Mirto56
wally z, Proprietario at La Bottega di Trimalcione, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2015

Dear Mr Mirto56, I am so sad to read your unsatisfaction, but reading your words I recognize that the problem was the weather and not the kitchen food, this summer have been difficult for everyone and, so you wright. the incredible temperature impeded with satsfaction...More

Reviewed April 28, 2015

We were the only people here on a Monday evening. Despite this it was a great and memorable meal of a antipasta and two primo. Very much fish focused and well presented and cooked. We loved it and found our hosts really friendly and doing...More

Thank StaresDevon
wally z, Proprietario at La Bottega di Trimalcione, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2015

From my heart I tanck you for splendid words and I hope meet you another time in our restaurant. Reagards Walter

Reviewed January 24, 2015

Visited in July with friends (sorry the delay in the review) food was was excellent, Walter explained each of the courses, wine was very good, if I have the chance to visit Trieste again will certainly make sure I visit this restaurant again.

Thank Gary P
wally z, Proprietario at La Bottega di Trimalcione, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2015

Dear guest, I'm very happy to read your beautifull words about us and our kitchen. Nice to meet you and we hope meet you next time. Regards Walter

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$35 - US$41
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Lazzaretto Vecchio 3 | See Side/Eataly/acquarium/piazza Venezia, 34123, Trieste, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Trieste  >  Trieste
  • Phone Number: +39 347 887 4242
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Description
Informal atmosphere where you can tasting and eating sample tipical and authentic cuisine based on local fresh seafood, many appetizers, grilled fish and baked. Pasta and desserts house made. Wine list with local wines. Also suitable for large groups. Parking on the marina
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