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Muro Frari

#82 of 1,206 Restaurants in Venice
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Neighbourhood:
San Polo
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San Polo 2604 B/C, 30125 Venice, Italy
+39 0415245310
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Today
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
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London, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The food here was fantastic, as were the portions - especially the fried fish with vegetables. The dessert too was divine. They are apparently specialists in pizzas, which the pages offering various alternatives is testament to. My brother - who adores pizza - also raved about the one he ate. The service was friendly and efficient. I can see why... More 

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London
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend recommended we ate here. Soft-shell crab is in season and it was fabulous. The grilled fish was really well cooked and the fish soup was excellent. The Valrhona chocolate cake for dessert was rich and a great end to the meal. The service was attentive and efficient (thank you Gianluca). One of the best meals that I have... More 

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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

To begin, service was nice, even if it was quite long. But we got a bad surprise with the appetizer: the lamb hamburger, which is just made of 2 meat balls...for 14 euros I clearly expected something else. then we ordered a seafood risotto but that was not tasty at all. In their defense pizzas looked great but sadly we... More 

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Tirol
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We ate pasta yesterday evening. Taste was great. The staff was really friendly. Usually in Venice restaurants take 10 to 12 Percent service charge, not so in Muro Frari. Next time again.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We came here later than our friends. Paid off because we had the chance to try one slice from each pizza our friends had ordered. All of them were delicious. Ambience was very good.

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Canberra, Australia
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93 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Located on Rio Tera Dei Frari in Santa Croce is this little gem of a restaurant. It has tables outside on the street and a nice modern room inside. We had a seafood risotto for 2 and a carafe of house wine. Both were wonderful! Highly recommended!

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Halifax, Canada
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This place was hopping on a Sunday night. Just a minute from our rental apartment it was full when we got there but were accommodating so we all ordered some beer to drink while waiting on the Bridge close by. Everyone liked their meal, I had a nice duck gnocchi dish. Not mind blowing but very pleasant and the staff... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

First night in Venice and recommended this restaurant. The food was absolutely delicious, John Luca our wait or was informative, friendly and attentive. The pizzas were huge and generously laden and hubby had best steak he's ever eaten. It was so good we've booked again tonight as the seafood linguini on the next table smelt so divine and I'm determined... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We found this place by walking around Venice, and must say that pizza is really excellent. For recommend if you like all kinds of pizzas

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Miami, Florida
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71 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We did not have much luck with our meals in Venice during the two days we were there. Breakfast was taken at the hotel, and the one evening meal we took left something to be desired. This place offered the best meal we enjoyed during our two day stay. It is modern, well appointed, and patronized by locals (or, at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Polo 2604 B/C, 30125 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Polo
  • Neighbourhood: San Polo
  • Phone Number: +39 0415245310

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Staying in San Polo

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San Polo
The Rialto Bridge is the most famous sight along the Grand Canal in San Polo, smallest of Venice's six sestieri (districts) and by far the busiest neighbourhood. Morning Venetians arrive to peruse the markets for fish, fruit and vegetables, while shops display goods from cheese to wine to desserts. San Silvestro and Rialto Market vaporetto (water taxi) stops add to the steady stream of foot traffic. San Polo is defined by churches including Basilica dei Frari, one of the most important churches sought by art lovers.
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