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Made In Italy

117 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-1931
+1 941-488-8282
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (465 reviews)
“bread” (95 reviews)
“salad” (105 reviews)
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117 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-1931
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited with several sets of different friends for appetizers/dinner on two occasions. Antipasto plate was small portion and items limited. Pizza was unimpressive; crust lacked flavor and toppings meager. On plus side, it has good vibe and good service, and band music. One of the...More

Thank chasertoo
HectorP1402, Owner at Made In Italy, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi chasertoo. We apologize that our dishes didn't impress your palate. Thank you for your feedback and we'll discuss with our chef. Sincerely- Management

Reviewed 3 days ago

Came for a Family Dinner. We enjoyed Chicken Marsala, Salmon, Chicken Parm and a Sausage Pizza. Bread with Balsamic to start. Everyone left full. Attention goes into every dish.

Thank Red S
HectorP1402, Owner at Made In Italy, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Red S. Thank you for the review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit! Sincerely- Management

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to try the pasta this time instead of the usual pizza, don't make the same mistake we did. I ordered Pesto Gnocchi, the problem is there was almost no basil in the sauce. Considering that is one of the primary ingredients in Pesto...More

1  Thank mr49phil
Hector P, Owner at Made In Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Mr49phil. We apologize that our pasta dishes were not to your liking. They are both very popular items on our menu and we would of gladly replaced them with something you would of enjoyed. Thank you for the feedback and next time you're in...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wife and I enjoyed date night here. Great meal and a wonderful bottle of wine. The wife had lasagna. She said it melted in her mouth. Big portions plenty for lunch the next day. Will be back soon.

Thank veniceflguy1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great Italian food and pizza. Wine dinners once a month. Nice wine list and full service bar. Can eat inside or out. A real lively place, not for quite evening.

Thank bobpiel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for both a nice ambiance and a place with great food. We we’re not disappointed with the food—what’s not to love about homemade pastas and homemade truffle cream! The food was very good. Service was excellent. Atmosphere? Well...I would suggest that the...More

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Made in Italy never disappoints. Came with a bunch of friends and ordered several different pizzas and appetizers. Food was excellent and our waitress was really great. The lychee martini is delicious.

Thank Suzy3223
Reviewed 6 August 2018

My friend and I had lunch on 8/5 and we were very disappointed in the food and wait service - albeit the restaurant manger did the right thing. Other tables got good bread for dipping - we did not from our waiter. My Italian Hoagie...More

Thank Martha M
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We recently visited this downtown Venice restaurant and were thoroughly pleased from the moment we walked through the door. The host and the waitstaff were smiling, friendly and knowledgeable. The menu while not huge by Italian restaurant standards, but had interesting offerings and all at...More

Thank Dakota3496
Reviewed 30 July 2018

I met my uncle here for lunch seeing there are not many good Italian restaurants in Florida, we were curious. I am Italian, I'm fussy and I can cook. I would of liked to see more on the menu, but they were very limited, maybe...More

Thank Diana F
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18 September 2018|
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Response from Beachgirl119 | Reviewed this property |
Most businesses are remaining open during the construction on Venice Avenue. During the off season many restaurants close on Monday. As far as I know they should be open. Sorry I was not more helpful.
29 March 2018|
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Response from Rita H | Reviewed this property |
There are two sides to this wonderful restaurant. One side with the bar is more geared towards adults; the other side could be more family oriented.
23 May 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-1931
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-488-8282
Come and Enjoy Fresh Authentic Italian Cuisine. We serve- Antipasti- Insalate- Zuppe- Pasta- Entrees, and Wood Oven Pizza. Now proudly serving fresh fruit martinis and specially crafted cocktails in our beautiful martini bar. Peppe and Alessandro are waiting for you!
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