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#1,000 of 1,300 Restaurants in Venice
₱₱ - ₱₱₱Italian, , Cafe
Calle Riello, Venice, Italy
+39 041 524 2553
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible18%
4 weeks ago
“Far better than most reviews claim”
Jun 23, 2018
“Worst experience”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Bar, Cafe, European, Pub, Mediterranean
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
Calle Riello, Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cafe has amazing views over the water to San Giorgio Maggiore from the seats at the water's edge. The staff were absolutely delightful and we had plenty of crisps to nibble on. I loved the melanzane parmigiana. We also ordered pizza and ice cream....More

Thank lottie03
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Unclean dining environment, staff was very impolite and can’t communicate in English, definitely wont come here again

Thank Thor127
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

We bought a drink from the fridge and there are plenty of seats around but we are not even allowed to sit there when the board outside no service and no cover charge is required... Cashier is particularly rude to us too

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Great location away from crowds & delicious pizza & lasagna. The wait staff wont steer you wrong. Sit back, relax & enjoy!! Grazie

Thank SnoSearchT
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

A great place for drinks away from the crowds in St Mark’s Square. It is located on the edge of the lagoon, a few bridges down from the Square and so has excellent views. The service was excellent. I didn’t eat here but they serve...More

Thank charlton69
Reviewed 27 April 2018

My friend and I went past this restaurant on our first night, and went looking elsewhere but, came right back because they didn't appeal to us. we ate there 3 nights in a row after that. The staff were lovely the food was superb as...More

Thank Carol N
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff Good coffee and snacks , fantastic place to view the sunset ......... Basic menu , pizza , sandwich (all the itslian ones )

Thank Bo C
Reviewed 26 September 2017

I don't normally like writing bad reviews, i am writing this only ot save someone else from regret. The view is absolutely fantastic and we thoroughly enjoyed it. If your happy paying 20 euros for some flavoured water and a sandwich due to the view,...More

Thank myvanwy g
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing view reasonably priced drinks. Staff very polite and friendly. Highly recommended. No pressure just having drinks. Very chilled atmosphere and great to unwind and people watch

Thank SarahV1624
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Great little spot to sit down after a busy day to enjoy a glass or two of vino. Fab for people watching and cruise ships leaving town. Those boats are truly too big. We sat one night and three tug out one after another. Staff...More

Thank Alexandra30028
Castello is the largest of the six sestieri
(districts), and the only one not facing onto the
Grand Canal. More than half of Castello is situated
within Arsenale, the naval base, which occupies over
one-fifth the area of Venice. This gentrified maritime
neighborhood feels busy but casual. Castello’s side
streets are laid back, with small boats lining canals
criss-crossed by laundry. Semiannual exhibitions add a
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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Riello, Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Castello
  • Neighborhood: Castello
  • Phone Number: +39 041 524 2553
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