Restaurant Controvento

Katariina käik, Kesklinna linnaosa, Tallinn

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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.

Times and prices

Is open every day: 12:00 - 00:00

Features and amenities
  • WIFI

Getting there
  • Signposted
  • Sealed access road
  • On foot only
Stops nearby
Bus: Viru, Mere puiestee
Tram: Viru, Mere puiestee
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TripAdvisor Traveler Rating


Excellent food

Excelent food. E had two portions of beef, quite a few sides and tiramisu and coffee for desert. All was tasty, and the beef was tender. When we got in, the waiter said that we could dit anywhere...

Mikael F

Mikael F

Atmospheric place

This restaurant is located along the St. Catherine's Passage that is a romantic medieval alley in the Old Town. We had just drinks before heading back to our hotel for dinner. Aperol Spritzes were...

Bob S

Bob S

Best Italian in tallinn

I've visited Tallinn three times, and this is among the best restaurants in the city. It's cozy, warm, and the food is outstanding. The "truffle salsa" accompanying some meat dishes is top notch.

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