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La Dolce Vita Wine Bar - CLOSED

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A Great Find for Wine and Music Lovers

We've been here a couple of times and love the relaxing, laid-back atmosphere, music, service and... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2016
Englewood, FL
Intimate, cozy atmosphere with live music, good wine and appetizers

I visited kLa Dolce Vita Wine Bar in Venice tonight to listen to a favorite local singer, Bonnie... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2016
Suzy M
Venice, Florida
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Apr 24, 2016
“A Great Find for Wine and Music Lovers”
Apr 20, 2016
“Intimate, cozy atmosphere with live music, good wine and appetizers”
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217 Miami Ave W, Venice, FL 34285-2302
+1 941-445-5236
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

We've been here a couple of times and love the relaxing, laid-back atmosphere, music, service and very reasonable wine prices and selection. No better place to chill out downtown.

Thank englewoodian
Reviewed 21 April 2016

I visited kLa Dolce Vita Wine Bar in Venice tonight to listen to a favorite local singer, Bonnie Hays. The atmosphere is welcoming and cozy ..they have dim lighting, a few tables and some comfy booth tables with tasteful decor. It feels a little upscale...More

Thank Suzy M
Reviewed 12 November 2015

This cozy wine bar situated one street back from the Venice Ave frenzy is one sweet spot to enjoy a quality glass of wine and live music. If you're looking for a 2fer or a cheap glass of cheap wine, then you better just keep...More

Thank lldinc
Reviewed 13 September 2015

This wine bar has a relaxed atmosphere and pleasant guitar music. They feature a different vintner each week so you can sample a variety over time. In addition to wine, beers and soda can also be purchased. Several snack plates are available. We had the...More

Thank Vincent B
Reviewed 3 November 2014

My wife and I stopped for lunch the other during the Art Festival. Very gracious server and a good light lunch. My wife had the chicken salad, excellent, and I had the salmon plate. Great selection of craft beers. Definitely worth a try.

Thank Douglas T
Reviewed 27 July 2014 via mobile

I've loved this gem since I discovered it over 2 years ago. Of the thousands of bars littering the Gulf Coast, this cozy wine bar is one of my favorites. The people, the wine and the atmosphere- LDV never disappoints... ever. Dimly lit and comfortable,...More

Thank Miles B
Reviewed 18 July 2014

La Dolce Vita has been a special place to me for years now. The new owners Jerry and Margie have made meaningful improvements to an already-memorable wine bar. I enjoy the wine and beer choices, cheese plate offerings, and the live music. Especially the live...More

Thank Nancy N
Reviewed 2 July 2014

If your looking to enjoy a glass if wine and some great cheese while sitting and listening to some of the best live entertainers in the area surrounded by friendly people with a courteous staff ready to serve you then La Dolce Vita is the...More

Thank Q3014PPdavidm
Reviewed 2 July 2014 via mobile

Great intimate wine bar with music most nights. Good wine with assorted appetizers/platters. Wine tasting once a Month. Very popular

Thank Diane R
Reviewed 19 June 2014

It was my finding that this wine bar is a bit of a joke. Entertainment was pretty good but wine and food is pretty expensive. Not a place I would frequent on a regular basisMore

Thank Volleybadge
Frank L, Manager at La Dolce Vita Wine Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2015

You comment that our wine is expensive and we have little or no food. Well, we checked all the other restaurants and wine bars in Venice and our wine prices are as low or lower than everyone in town. Nothing we sell is more than...More

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