Meneghetti Wine Hotel & Winery

Meneghetti Wine Hotel & Winery: An Enchanting Haven

Top Highlights

Meneghetti Wine Hotel & Winery, nestled 20km from Pula in the lush Istrian countryside, is not just a dining destination but an immersive experience into the world of fine dining and exquisite wines. Awarded a Michelin Star, the restaurant promises culinary delights that have attracted celebrities like Matthew McConaughey and Kylie Minogue.

About Restaurant

The essence of Meneghetti is its dedication to fresh, local ingredients, creating dishes that are both innovative and deeply rooted in Istrian tradition. The ambiance is unparalleled, offering a serene and luxurious dining environment perfect for families or casual gatherings.

Meneghetti Wine Hotel & Winery

What to See

Beyond the dining experience, Meneghetti offers a picturesque estate where visitors can explore the vineyards, olive groves, and enjoy the pristine nature of Istria.

Duration of Visit

Allocate at least a few hours for the dining experience, with additional time to explore the estate and possibly partake in a wine or olive oil tasting session.

Meneghetti Wine Hotel & Winery

Local Tips & Tricks

Reserve in advance, especially in peak seasons, to secure a spot in this sought-after destination. Don’t miss the opportunity for a guided tour of the winery and olive groves.

Best Times to Visit

Spring through early autumn offers the best weather for enjoying the outdoor beauty of Meneghetti, with the restaurant welcoming guests year-round.

Meneghetti Wine Hotel & Winery

Location & Accessibility

Located a mere 20km from Pula, Meneghetti is easily accessible by car, offering a tranquil retreat from the city’s hustle.

Opening Hours

  • The restaurant is open every day for breakfast from 07:00 to 11:00 and for dinner from 18:30 to 22:30.
  • With the estate open for visits and tours throughout the day.

Our Review

Our recent visit to Meneghetti Wine Hotel & Winery left us enchanted. Situated just 20km from Pula, this Michelin-starred restaurant is a jewel of Istria, serving up exquisite dishes that reflect the rich bounty of the region. The allure of Meneghetti is undeniable, having attracted celebrities like Matthew McConaughey and Kylie Minogue. It’s a perfect spot for families or simply to relax and soak in the atmosphere. The ambiance is nothing short of superb, with fresh local ingredients that speak to the culinary heart of Istria. Our experience was memorable, marked by impeccable service, a warm and inviting setting, and, most importantly, a meal that was both innovative and deeply satisfying. Meneghetti is more than just a dining destination; it’s a testament to the art of fine living.

Contact Info

How Do I Get There

To get to Meneghetti Wine Hotel & Winery from Pula, the quickest route typically involves a car journey through the Istrian countryside, taking about 30 minutes. Start by heading northwest out of Pula towards the A9 motorway, following signs for Rovinj or Bale. Exit the motorway following signs for Bale, then navigate local roads following signs to Meneghetti. The scenic drive offers a glimpse into the beautiful landscape of Istria, making the journey part of the experience. Always use a GPS or a reliable navigation app for the most accurate directions.

Where to Park

  • Parking id free on premise.


Is reservation required?
Reservations are highly recommended due to the restaurant’s popularity.
Can special dietary requests be accommodated?
Yes, with advance notice, Meneghetti strives to meet various dietary needs.
Is Meneghetti suitable for children?
Absolutely, Meneghetti is great for families, offering a welcoming atmosphere for all ages.
What other activities are available at Meneghetti?
From wine and olive oil tastings to exploring the scenic outdoors, Meneghetti offers a variety of experiences.
Is there parking available?
Yes, onsite parking is available for guests.