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Sottoprova

) #482 of 1,243 Restaurants in Venice €€ - €€€ Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Centro Storico via Garibaldi No. 1698, Venice, Italy
+39 041 520 6493
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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DETAILS
Centro Storico via Garibaldi No. 1698, Venice, Italy
Neighbourhood: Castello
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1 - 10 of 208 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I recommend everyone to visit the restaurant, we had a delicious food. And we enjoyed talking to the Friendly staff and it was a quiet place.

Thank Yasser A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Miserable staff who did not acknowledge my partner very well .. quite sexist .. Did not bring new cutlery between courses Very balanced flavours for the mussels, steak & mushrooms.. also the carbonara .. but the bruschetta was brill .. we didn't bother with coffee...More

Thank Terry R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very popular with locals so come early to get a table. Traditional cuisine, all fresh ingredients, all freshly cooked. Amazing pizzas! Good value too. Just a short stroll from the centre of Venice and very easy to find near the beautiful public gardens on Via...More

Thank HuwW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect location, excellent service, and real Italian food. I recommend the place for sure. Best value for money place in venice

Thank Omar D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not a good one unfortunately, since you arrive terrible service!!! Also food is very awful, not tasty very ordinary its like a regular restaurant like if you are eating bad Italian food in your own country. Don't lose your time and money.

Thank Ma P
Reviewed 9 March 2017

A modern layout a large menu, good food, excellent portions. No cover charge when we went. Excellent for groups. Friendly staff and speak English. Not especially characteristic of Venice so has a modern feel.

Thank SteveStJohn
Reviewed 21 February 2017

We actually went to this restaurant on two different days.Enjoyed the meals,the drinks and the service.A good place to go on a budget,the tourist menu was only 13 euros.

Thank failworthjoe
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Best food I've had in Venice. The Italian cuisine is astounding! Try the risotto pescatori or the 6 euro pizza. The tortellini with cream and ham was really good as well. All in all this restaurant popped and I would come here every single time...More

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Pasta was amazing! Very friendly and good service. It was a cozy restaurant and pizza and pasta was very tasty

Thank lyoung39
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped in with a few friends and they seated us right away! Good service and great spicy pasta!! Would recommend!

Thank hanleigh31
Nearby
Castello
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
neighbourhood feels busy but casual. Castello’s side
streets are laid back, with small boats lining canals
criss-crossed by laundry. Semiannual exhibitions add a
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centro Storico via Garibaldi No. 1698, Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Castello
  • Neighbourhood: Castello
  • Phone Number: +39 041 520 6493
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