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Caffe Centrale

Piscina de Frezzaria Nr. 1659/B, 30100 Venice, Italy
+39 041 887 6642
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“chateaubriand” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Piscina de Frezzaria Nr. 1659/B, 30100 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Seriously I know Venice isn't recognised as having the best food in Italy...BUT we have to say we have had some OUTSTANDING meals since we have been here and this one tops the lot. The most beautiful decor and ambiance. (Think modern with a Venetian...More

Thank JourneysWanderlust
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Exceptional service, booked this restaurant from the UK prior to travel to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary, it could not be easier received an email to confirm booking. Food is incredible staff are helpful and knowledgeable could not ask for more. If in Venice it...More

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We always call into the Caffe Central when in Venice and it never disappoints. We asked for the canal side table - a must for a romantic setting and it was lovely. Even if you go there for drinks try their take on Aperol Spritz...More

Thank m1sog
Reviewed 15 July 2017

We ate here on the recommendation of our gondolier as we passed by. Its modern and friendly, the staff were great and went out of their way to accommodate us even though they were full. We had a table facing the canal which was quite...More

1  Thank norm8139
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was surprisingly quiet for a Friday night visit; but this didn't disappoint. The seafood fare is excellent. The quality is superb and presented beautifully. Wine choice is superb; the deconstructed chocolate dessert is wonderful - one is enough for two. A special mention...More

Thank Splodge48
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We had dinner our last night at Caffe Centrale - caprese salad which was great. Followed by a 4 cheese pizza with leftovers for the flight out the next day. And a lasagna bolgnese. Great canalviews and people watching. Service was very good. Our bill...More

Thank sharoneearly
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing atmosphere, amazing food, brilliant attentive staff. Thanks Caffè Centrale for a wonderful evening.

2  Thank Brian L
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Ate a late dinner here and had a wonderful meal and service. Had the chateaubriand for two and was delicious. Enjoyed sitting on the table on the canal. Very romantic location

1  Thank mom-indy
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We was recommended this place by our hotel and it was beautiful, amazing food and excellent service. We would certainly come back and dine again and would highly recommend this place to anyone visiting Venice.

3  Thank Ian A
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This restaurant (only open in the evenings) offers an unusual menu which has some great dishes. We prefer to order a selection and share them one at a time. The potato mousse with various extras is particularly good. The black interior makes it very chic,...More

2  Thank MCambridge
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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18 December 2014|
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Response from m1sog | Reviewed this property |
Its expensive wherever you eat in Venice but this place is pretty good value. They have a varied menu and you can probably expect to pay 50 euro per head for a lovely meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$70 - US$82
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
19:00 - 01:00
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19:00 - 02:00
19:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piscina de Frezzaria Nr. 1659/B, 30100 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Marco
  • Neighbourhood: San Marco
  • Phone Number: +39 041 887 6642
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