Restaurant Controvento

Controvento, the  oldest Italian restaurant in Tallinn, is located in the heart of the medieval Latin Quarter, between the craft workshops on the St Catherine’s Passage. Its doors were opened in 1994.
We offer traditional Italian cuisine with an exciting twist. Our regulars know to book a table for the weekend.

Controvento, the  oldest Italian restaurant in Tallinn, is located in the heart of the medieval Latin Quarter, between the craft workshops on the St Catherine’s Passage. Its doors were opened in 1994.
We offer traditional Ita

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  • True Italian atmosphere

    I've been to Controvento several times, with family and friends, and I like its Italian atmosphere (and as an Italian, this is not something I take for granted!). You can enjoy good food (I like...

  • Very Italian place in the centre of Tallinn

    Controvento has very good food, I would say authentic Italian. Selection of beverages is more than enough. Because place is so popular, towards end of the evening becomes quite noisy. But that's...

  • OK FOR PIZZA...

    Long time ago it was a top restaurant downtown. Right now just Ok for pizza, basic desserts and a glass of something. I would avoid pastas....Too pricey for what you get in general. Indeed a tourist...


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