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Vecia Gina

Via IV Novembre 54 S. Elena, 30132 Venice, Italy
+39 041 528 5733
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good43%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“polenta” (12 reviews)
“pizza” (35 reviews)
“sant elena” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Via IV Novembre 54 S. Elena, 30132 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed in the Best Western and wandered out to this restaurant on our first night. Its literally on the doorstop of the hotel and what a find. Lovely pizza, wine ok and bargain prices for venice. We sat outside and the service was great....More

Thank G L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this fine restaurant during our recent stay at S Elena Marina. A very friendly man agreed to help us plan a surprise meal for our son’s 21st! They even put up a banner and balloons for us. The starter of mixes cold meats...More

Thank wilsken
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We dined at Vecia Gina twice, had pizza both times, and wished we could have returned 100 times more. A tour guide on the other side of Venice, when she learned where we were staying, told us we were lucky because the neighborhood restaurant had...More

1  Thank dhenski
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We went all the way with the waterbus and ended here. A Nice a quit place where the food is good and the people are Nice. The price is also okay. So if you want tonescape the people for an hour. Go to this place.

Thank Sidney R
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Okay this is a bit of a walk when it is 34 degrees and humid. But you arrive at Vecia Gina and it is a little oasis under the trees with lots of locals having a nice quiet time. Bargain of the century is the...More

Thank skilakimou
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We've visited Venice thirteen times and always stop off at Gina's pavement cafe for a cold beer or Aperol Spritz after a day on our feet in the city, on our way back to the Hotel Sant'Elena, which is just around the corner. If you...More

1  Thank FrequentTravellersUK
Reviewed 12 June 2018

called in here for a beer while wife gets ready at hotel santa elena, not the friendliest place iv ever visited they just ignore you, so the last day i thought id sit outside, few tables with a white paper sheet on and a note...More

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BarbaraCamurri, Proprietario at Vecia Gina, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

This is a small little place that appeared to be used by local folks more than the swarms of tourists. We stumbled upon it whilst walking from san marco to arsenale. Very friendly staff and good simple food. Nothing fancy, but that was great. Cheap...More

Thank 99Display_Name99
Reviewed 6 May 2018

We went to this pizzeria twice during our 4 day stay at the Sant Elena hotel which is just round the corner. The place was busy and lively, popular with locals it seemed. Probably a good idea to book as it filled up quickly. A...More

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Delicious pizza and salad, wine was great and the price was very reasonable. Additional advantages- Near a park and out of the tourist zone.

Thank Jana A
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
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Questions & Answers
4 August 2016|
Response from island_timers | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we ate here at lunch time in April so I'm sorry to say I have no idea about summer time opening hours. We paid cash.
7 July 2016|
Response from island_timers | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry Lizzie we visited this restaurant for a late lunch so I don't know when they are open in the evening.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via IV Novembre 54 S. Elena, 30132 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Castello
  • Neighbourhood: Castello
  • Phone Number: +39 041 528 5733
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