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Ristorante El Fontego

Piazzetta XX Settembre 497, Chioggia, Italy
+39 041 550 0953
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good34%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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“pizza” (10 reviews)
“busy night” (2 reviews)
“sergio” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Piazzetta XX Settembre 497, Chioggia, Italy
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is fantastic! The food is perfection and the menu is extensive. Service is good even when they are busy. Amazingly the prices are also very reasonable. When we ate there we happened to meet the owner and he had the chef prepare a...More

Thank 1Truckee
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Perfect location, very friendly and higy quality service, great food. We had a very good time there, will return.

Thank FlorianDebrecen
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Another Italian gem. Got a table right away and excellent service. Prawns with lemon for starters and seafood spaghetti for main. Easy to read menu, 4 languages. Prompt service on a busy night. No spare tables some customers needed to wait. Recommend this place next...More

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We ate at Ristorante El Fontego on our first night in Chioggia. We were the first table seated inside the restaurant, but asked the waiter to give us a little additional time to make our selections. That was a mistake however, because the restaurant got...More

Thank EThorntonAlbanyNYUSA
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Our family (children aged 24 and 21) loved the food and the atmosphere here. The pizza and pasta dishes were lovely, as good or better in our opinion than stiff competition from elsewhere. Our waiter was really nice and friendly, and was very efficient whilst...More

Thank Mark N
Reviewed 8 June 2017

You were made to feel welcome. We being Australian could communicate well with Sergio.he even had time to have a chat. Good food & wine. Pasta & Pizza less than €10.

Thank Pam L
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

It's a very nice Italian restaurant with good food. The choice of food is large and the service is friendly. It's also a good place to sit outside. Even the toilet is relatively clean. But it's not out-standing.

Thank boliva01
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Very nice restaurant indeed. Calamari and pasta with vongole were very tasty. Nice atmosphere and friendly staff.

Thank Toto D
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Boring menue, fake "fresh" sea food, extremely cold behaviour of staff. Poor selection of deserts and panna cotta with strawberies was made of extremely high amount of gelatine and there was no strawberies on it - just a cheap cold strawbery marmelade from the supermarket....More

Thank Tomaz V
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We were looking for some nice Italian food which could be vegan... and ended up here on the recommendation of our hotel receptionist. We shared a lovely fresh salad Indiana which we ate without oil and was fully vegan, followed by vegetarian pizzas without the...More

Thank Michael S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazzetta XX Settembre 497, Chioggia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  Chioggia
  • Phone Number: +39 041 550 0953
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