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Osteria ai Assassini

#421 of 1,253 Restaurants in Venice}
€€ - €€€Italian, Seafood
Sestiere San Marco 3695, 30124 Venice, Italy
+39 041 528 7986
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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Italian, Seafood
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Sestiere San Marco 3695, 30124 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I really don't know where to start. The food portions where extremely small. I ordered a pasta with aubergines and the sauce tasted completely as a ready made one (I am almost sure it was), we had to ask for bread twice (something that usually...More

Thank Ladysmanca
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Although the menu was in Italian and we were greeted in Italian as we came inside, the waiters spoke near-perfect English. The service was very friendly and the waiter took his time explaining almost every course on the menu. The food was simple yet unbelievably...More

Thank Jesper Ø
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an enoteca near the Campo San Angelo. We lunched there. It's pleasantly enough laid out and the service was fine, noting that it was nearly empty. The food was satisfactory. The wine was perfectly adequate. That's all. Difficult to urge anyone to go...More

Thank petermax9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here because we were staying nearby. I guess the server misjudged us or he was just rude. Horrible service. So-so food. I'll walk past this place 4 times a day during my stay and never spend another euro here. I guess with the...More

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch on a local's advice. At the very end of the street of the same name. Sit outside and watch gondolas go by 50m past at the end of the street. Friendly and attentive staff keeping a mix of locals and tourists happy...More

Thank hill_bobtail
Reviewed 26 August 2017

The concierge, Andrea, at Hotel Saturnia recommended this small spot near the opera house. The place specialized in seafood pasta. My fiancée and a split a shrimp salad with small local shrimp. It was fresh and delicious! For an entrée I had gnocchetti (little potato...More

Thank Drew K
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I was here for a dinner with my family. The staff was very friendly. At first, we didn't understeand the menu, but the waiter was professional. We told him what we like (or don't like) and he served us the greatest dinner of our vacation....More

Thank Reka_Szabo
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Very cozy restaurant, good osteria food and lovely genuine service. Surely a nice hidden spot away from tourist traps!

2  Thank BelgAnca
Reviewed 31 March 2017

What a find. Recommended by a local dress maker, Osteria ai Assassini was a splendid immersion into a local Venetian meal. I could cut my veal with a spoon. The entire menu was in Italian, but our waiter deciphered each line item for us. FANTASTIC...More

Thank Gregory R
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We were recommend to come here by our hotel and we were left really disappointed. Some of these reviews have left me scratching my head. Possibly we didn't order well? After a long day traveling and walking in the cold for our first meal of...More

1  Thank Foodbuff81
San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one
of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza
San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica,
clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops,
orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand
pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sestiere San Marco 3695, 30124 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Marco
  • Neighbourhood: San Marco
  • Phone Number: +39 041 528 7986
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