If you’d like to taste a sample of a special coffee, come along to Torrefazione La Triestina in Trieste’s historic centre, in the Cavana zone.
Torrefazione La Triestina is an antique shop, one of the few historic coffee roasters still active in Trieste.
A vast choice of tea blends, infusions and herbal teas, select products of the highest quality.

Coffee Roasters

" La Triestina "

Torrefazione La Triestina overlooks Piazza Cavana, one of the most characteristic areas of Trieste’s historic centre, in a pedestrianised zone.

The company was first established in 1948 as a coffee roasting shop offering coffee tasting and selling both raw and roasted coffee, the same service that is still offered today. Over time we have also moved towards and specialised in the sales of tea, infusions and herbal teas.

In our shop you have the possibility of sampling numerous coffee blends (accompanied by a croissant at breakfast). We also sell various brands of boxed teas, infusions and herbal teas or loose blends prepared directly by Torrefazione La Triestina.

In addition, the highest quality luxury sweet treats from excellent brands can be purchased: chocolates, small cakes, biscuits and pastries, honey, jam. And for those who love tea ceremony or who are in need of gift ideas, you can purchase original tea accessories: teapots, cups and mugs, infusers and much more.

Teas, infusions and herbal teas

We offer our clients the choice of a great variety of teas, infusions and herbal teas, selected products from the best brands. Customised blends can also be prepared according to each client’s preference.

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Lots of really sweet gift ideas

Where we are


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At Torrefazione La Triestina you can choose, buy and sample coffee blends at any time of day.

As well as trying good coffee (or tea or something else), at breakfast delicious fragrant brioches are available.

Luxury sweet treats

Torrefazione La Triestina offers a select choice of luxury sweet treats, sophisticated delicacies to satisfy all tastes:

  • chocolates
  • small cakes, biscuits and pastries
  • honey
  • jam...

So many delicious treats to compliment your tea, yet also welcome gift ideas. In addition, there are also many tea accessories on sale, such as:

  • teapots
  • cups and mugs
  • infusers.

Sweet gift ideas

A historic establishment

Torrefazione La Triestina is a unique place, a historic business in Trieste.

In fact we are housed in real and proper old-fashioned coffee roasting shop, one of the few places where it is still possible to choose, purchase and sample many extraordinary coffee blends, the perfect coffee to satisfy each client’s preference.

Today ‘La Triestina’ is one of the few places that still offer coffee tasting in the Capital of Coffee. Our shop is a symbol of the original bond that brings this city and its inhabitants together with the world of coffee.

Torrefazione La Triestina
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