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Bar Karibu

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4682, Castello, 30122 Venice, Italy
+39 041 099 4620
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Billericay, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

We popped in for a late bite of lunch. Good service fast and efficient. The house red was very palatable. We had pizza which was great for the price (€8) - good size and plenty of toppings. It is a basic restaurant so don't expect award winning food - just cheap quick good food. Overall we were very pleased compared... More 

Thank kearns21
London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

It's OK and not that expensive considering its proximity to Piazza di San Marco. The atmosphere is lacking and having been there a few times it's been convenient but has no Venetian staff. The Asian staff are rather aloof and although not rude, are not friendly. Could be a cultural thing.

Thank gesuati
Coastal South Carolina, South Carolina
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

I am here for lunch. We had tasteless pasta and undercooked grilled vegetables. It's Overpriced for terrible food and poor services. The pasta dish is supposed with shrimps. But I hardly found any.

Thank AnywhereTraveller45
Orange County, CA
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185 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

1.50 euro cover charge per person. Ordered spaghetti carbonara and prosciutto and mushroom pizza. Nothing great; nothing authentic that will knock your socks off. Just an O.K. place to rest your feet in the San Zaccaria area with air condition, toilet and wifi...

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33 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Authentic pasta dishes, really Al Dente. Good value combo dinner. Attentive service. Can't beat free WiFi.

Thank BM11375
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

I should say they improved with a lot considering air conditioner , wifi, toilet and ambiance are on top quality. food is great too. I should add the waiter named 'Maruf' is hepful. Well done. Thanks!

Thank Oliver D
Calgary, Canada
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

Enjoyed a good meal here. The service was great, the value was good. We would recommend this restaurant.

Thank chiffon2016
New York
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I found this place walking two minutes away from the St. Mark's center. The food in that area is over priced for same dishes. The salad is fresh and portion is huge. Lasagna is good. Chicken dish is good too. Not the best we ever had. It's a tourist area ---There is a small cover charge but... More 

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Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
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147 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

There are lots of good eateries in Venice. We had three good meals here for 33 euros total, no liquor.

Thank Roly M
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105 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

Found this place when looking for a place to eat near St Mark's Square, but not wanting to over pay - a hard thing to do in this area! Ordered a pizza and coffee, both of which were fine without being outstanding, and the service was efficient and friendly. Recommended as long as you accept it for what it is.

Thank David L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4682, Castello, 30122 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Castello
  • Neighbourhood: Castello
  • Phone Number: +39 041 099 4620

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Castello

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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 strong artsy current to the Arsenale area. Via Garibaldi in Castello, with its shops and bars, has one of Venice's rare straight and wide boulevards. When a large ship turns around the Lido to enter the Giudecca Canal, the startling sight creates an illusion that it will run aground right on Via Garibaldi! Families treasure Giardini near the island's tip, green with rare trees and grass, and Riva degli Schiavoni is a popular spot for Venetians to take a stroll to watch the sunset.
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