ANTICO CAFFE’ SAN MARCO

Antico Caffe’ San Marco is one of the most iconic historic cafes in the heart of Trieste and must not be missed.  Established in 1914, it soon became the intellectual hub of the city. Writers, artists, musicians, students and activists  (the “Irredentisti”) all met here to read the daily paper, study, write, discuss and debate the…

SERRA HUB

Serra Hub is the brainchild of 5 accomplished young men who have come together to create a “hub” where their individual creative exploits and joint mission find an outlet. They strive to provide an “incubator space” where creative types can share their talents. Everything from sustainable local cuisine, recycling or “upcycling” of used and discarded…

TOASTERIA DI NAPOLI

If you’re in the mood for quick but substantial bite, you’ll find that the new “Toasteria” in Piazza Ponterosso will fill the bill. They have limited seating indoors, but plenty of tables out on the Piazza overlooking the Canal Grande area. The main fare here are grilled sandwiches, referred to in Italy as “toasts”. There are…

SURVIVAL GUIDE TO COFFEE IN TRIESTE

Trieste is a city famous for its coffee – one of the leading coffee purveyors worldwide ILLY, is from Trieste. Ordering coffee in Trieste can get confusing. There are the regular orders: Nero, macchiato, lungo, deca, etc.  Then there are variations on vessels in “tazzina” (in a cup) usually this is default mode so you don’t have…

MUG

  An American (Coffee)  in Trieste – “Coffee to go” is practically non-existent in Italy but at MUG you can pick up a coffee to go along with a luscious moist american style cupcake – or – you can make yourself at home in their comfy & roomy space  just in Piazza Hortis the green…