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#251 of 375 Seafood in Venice
#513 of 1,287 Restaurants in Venice
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 24 September 2022

Ok, but not more. Stopped for dinner. Staff was confused and disorganised. Food was ok but not more. The seating along the canal is nice.

Date of visit: September 2022
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Reviewed 27 August 2022 via mobile

Very good cuisine, based on local traditions and local products. There are some tables on the canal but on a hot day I found the inside pleasantly cool.

Date of visit: August 2022
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Reviewed 4 May 2022

I see many good reviews so perhaps we came here on a bad night. We sat at an outdoor table just after 7:15pm on a Wednesday night. There were two tables in use and the others were empty. A man, who didn't appear to act...like or dress like a waiter, was bringing some wine back and forth to the next table and discussing it with them (in Italian) but ignored us. After 7 minutes or so I decided he must be part of the restaurant and asked him over. He told us dinner wasn't available for another 15 minutes, but he didn't ask if we would like to just have drinks or get a drink while waiting for our dinner - he just walked away seemingly concerned with helping his friends at the other table. After another 10 minutes wait with no attention I walked inside and asked if we could get some wine. The man said he would get his associate and walked into the back. There was only one man in the small kitchen cleaning a pan and no signs of an active kitchen. After waiting another 3 or 4 minutes for someone to talk to me and let me order wine I walked out and left for the restaurant 100 meters away. Maybe we were here on a bad night but there was nothing about the menu or what I saw in the kitchen that would make me come back when there are so, so many great options nearby.More

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed 28 September 2021

As a first dinner we tried this restaurant which had also participated in the television program of "i 4 ristoranti" of Borghese. Good dishes, very friendly staff, normal service, fair price.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 14 February 2020 via mobile

Facing out onto one of many canals the Ogio is typically unpretentious inside. That said they had a problem keeping the door shut which made it a wee bit cold. Service is good. Delicious Prosecco and I had very decent red wine. The calamari with...black squid ink was the softest I have ever it and so delicious. Slight shame was that the accompanying veg was a bit cold. She had scallops which again you could not fault. So tender and succulent. I am not a risotto fan always finding it a bit mushy. But what the hell we both ordered it. The prawn and the leak just combined so well and blew me away. Delicious. Very good meal and well worth a visitMore

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 21 October 2019

We booked for the next day having strolled past Ogio one evening. The location beside the Cannaregio is wonderful on a warm October evening. We were made very welcome by Armin our waiter who turned out to be a star. The prices of dishes are...very reasonable and we enjoyed ours very much. The food is good honest fare, nothing unnecessarily flashy. The house wine was excellent. We would have returned had we a longer stay in Venice.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed 7 July 2019

I cannot provide any details about the food from this location as we did not stay for the food. The staff were attentive and happy to have us even though we were only having a drink. They advised us about their spritz menu and even...offered an alternative, it was a great location to be in lots happening on the water and off the beaten track but beside one of the canals. The toilets were clean and the spritz was reasonably priced so it provided a great happy hour venue whilst we decided what we would do for the evening.More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 July 2019

I’d read a review in the Guardian that sung the praises of this restaurant. I like food and put effort into finding affordable examples of local cuisine wherever I go. This was more than terrible, it was expensive and inedible. Any fish related dish was,...no pun intended, fishy. My wife had the duck ragout and even that was a bit fishy. WTF? They felt bad that we barley touched our food and offered us some free Grappa but I was worried that it too, might be fishy. We turned them down. You should too.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 30 June 2019

Dropped in here on our way to the restaurant for dinner. The aperol spritz were reasonable priced and of a good size. Staff were happy to serve us even though we weren't staying for a meal.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 6 April 2019 via mobile

Very good scallops for dinner. Bruschetta was very good as well. Small place, but good atmosphere and a very friendly staff.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 December 2018

The majority of the reviews on TripAdvisor (and some other review sites) are describing a restaurant that used to be on Campo dei Gesuiti. This version of Ogio is on Fondamenta dei Ormesini, so does not really seem to be the same place. I visited...recently and was extremely disappointed. Although attractively priced because of the 20% discount for booking the food pretty bad, overcooked in places, all over salted (except for one thing which was completely unsalted). Benjamin our waiter was very friendly and attentive (but also bears a striking resemblance to the photo of recent reviewer 'Binyam'). Tellingly, during our 2 hour visit, no other customers came in to the restaurant. I wish them the best, and hope they return to the standards of the old Ogio, but based on my recent visit I would strongly recommend against dining here.More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We came here for lunch and had a great meal. Very generous portions of freshly prepared food (which you can see being prepared if you sit inside). The risotto was very good, as was the mozzarella and prosciutto and the bruschetta. However, please be aware...that this place has a one man kitchen, so things do not move quickly. But, patience is rewarded.More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Came in here because it was very close to our hotel, had an inexplicable 4 star rating on this site and was offering 20% off. Well the space is beautiful, tasteful and well decorated. We even had the whole restaurant to ourselves. I mean I...get the Italian we leave you alone while you eat, hang out, drink etc. but geez oh man getting one persons attention proved to be tougher than one would think. Ordered the risotto (primi platti) oh no says the waiter that’s for two people, ok, I will just have it as my main dish then. Well it never came and then the kitchen staff were already packing/cleaning. Womp. This was honestly the most dissatisfying meal I ate in this entire country. Food was bland (the little bit I did actually get to eat) not worth it.More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Very out of the way place, but a big menu,lots of room, good service, and reasonable prices. Absolutely a place to stop for a nice lunch.

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

The terrace looks great, but two things spoiled everything. First, it is along the way of an important vaporetto stop, so many tourists pass. At the first try, the waitress said that I had to wait long, because there hardly was personal (???), I left...because she could not even say how long I had to wait. At the second try I was 'too late' for lunch. The kitchen closes at 14.30. When I talked about the place with a local, she advised me not to try again... And looking at the menu, Venice is soooo expensive... I live in Barcelona in the center, but for a 'daily menu' lunch (starter, main course, desert and a small bottle of wine) I spend 11 euros. Overall for that price you don't even get a pasta...More

Date of visit: November 2017
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  • Food: 4
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  • Value: 3.5
  • Atmosphere: 5