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Venissa Osteria Contemporanea

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US$34 - US$68
Italian, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went here with a group of friends, primarily to taste the Venissa wine - what a revelation! A salty taste, which delivers rich support to food, but which is delicious drunk on its own. I couldn't afford to buy this wine, but hope to...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ChapLondon2
Reviewed 20 November 2018

From Fondemente Nuove station (Google it), take the Number 12 Line Boat to Mazzorbo. At the third stop, depart, and take a left. Walk 300 feet, and on your right you will find Venissa, maybe the most amazing restaurant in Venice. It is much more...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Nefelokokigia
Matteo B, Proprietario at Venissa Osteria Contemporanea, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

Dear Guest, I would like to thank you to take time to write such a beautiful review. Your compliments are very appreciated and we feel so lucky to had had a guest like you in our property, which valued our hard work and effort that...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I came here for lunch during a visit to Venice. We decided to take the short walk over to Mazzorbo from the more touristy Burano and couldn’t have been happier with the lunch. The food and wine was incredible, atmosphere was great,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Maxwell T
Matteo B, Proprietario at Venissa Osteria Contemporanea, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Dear Maxwell, thank you for your kind review. It was a pleasure to read your compliments and it was a bigger pleasure to have guests like you in our restaurant, We hope that also the table view was enjoyable and the walk in our vineyard...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Great great rivisited venetian food, in an informal but cosy place and atmosphere! Start with an aperitif on the canal and then dinner in the internal garden.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank alessandrap96
Matteo B, Proprietario at Venissa Osteria Contemporanea, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Dear Alessandra, thank you for this review. It's always a pleasure to read the enthusiastic review from our guests. We're happy that you had a fantastic complete experience at our venue: the aperitiv viewing the quite Mazzorbo canal and the dinner in the garden inside...More

Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

The lovely family that runs Venice’s only wine resort make sure all their guests are treated with warmth and professionalism. Our tour of the vineyards and 5 course wine paired tasting lunch was a work of art - a highlight of our Eat and Drink...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Craig_Bresett
Matteo B, Proprietario at Venissa Osteria Contemporanea, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Dear Craig, thank you for taking time to write such a kind review, We're very happy that You and your family enjoyed the Venissa Wine Resort and the cuisine of our Michelin starred restaurant. Every day we take care of our guests, because we love...More

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We had the chef’s choice for dinner. Which meant you left your choice for each course in the hands of the chef. Each course was paired with wine. This was our first night in Italy and boy was it the right choice for us. We...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank kayakdreamer
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Mazzorbo is one of those places we never fail to visit when in Venice. We had read recently that a new hotel had opened and were curious to visit. Although we love fine cuisine, we often go for the osteria type of food which especially...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank zvoomb
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Creative and delicious cuisine. Bread was great, crusty, whole grain, with a touch of nutty sweetness.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Robert E
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Situated in the middle of a vegetable garden where most of the ingredient on the menu come from, a wine yard where they grow a unique variety of grape and make a limited edition of “vino del doge” and and a canal with a “vaporetto”...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Ginit74
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We found this place 5 years ago while walking from the Mezzorbo vaporetti stop to Burano. I was very impressed with the gardens but didn’t know what it was. Soooo, when we decided to come back to Venice, I researched a little and realized it...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Carrie B
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