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Made In Italy

117 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-1931
+1 941-488-8282
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“pizza” (467 reviews)
“bread” (96 reviews)
“salad” (105 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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117 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-1931
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Reviewed yesterday

This place is very price for Italian. Not the Best in Venice. Convenient to Downtown. Visited once but not likely to return.

Thank Dennis D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful restaurant that does food well! I always order chicken parm wherever I go and have to say that this one was excellent - from the sauce to the cheese, to the breading [it was breaded just right - some places either...More

Thank lenr694
Andrea C, Manager at Made In Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello lenr694, Thank you for the feedback. We love that you enjoyed our food! We will work on the acoustics to ensure a 5-star experience for our guests. Sincerely, Management

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friday night in Venice can be quiet when there is not a Festival, but not if you happen upon "Made in Italy" Resturant as we did. Four of us went after 8:30 pm for a light dinner and drinks. We found the place alive with...More

Thank DenaDaze
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a wonderful Italian restaurant in downtown Venice, Florida. The ambience is spot on for a nice dinner outside or inside. The spaghetti and mini meatballs were delicious and authentic, as was the bread and house salad.

Thank Tracy B
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Went for pizza. Wood oven should be the selling point, but no. Pizza was soggy on bottom. I probably would not be back again...sorry.

Thank Joeydazzle
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Can't get more Italian then this. The staff is knowable about the offerings and are very happy to explain same.

Thank gregory5220
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

We went to Made in Italy for dinner to celebrate when we were down in Venice celebrating my bachelorette party. The food was delicious and the service was even better! Our server, Dan, made it such an enjoyable experience that we even came back later...More

1  Thank Kelsey G
Hector P, Owner at Made In Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Hi Kelsey. We're so glad you had an amazing experience with us! We hope you have the most perfect wedding and bring down the new hubby next time. Sincerely- Management

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We decided to finally try this place. We heard there are new owners as the Old ones opened another restaurant in Sarasota. We decided to eat outside as it was not to hot. Our server was very nice. I tried the small individual pizza with...More

Thank Michele L
Reviewed 29 April 2018

The original owners/Chefs sold the restaurant about a year ago. But to my pleasure, the food last night was as good as ever. The menu has stayed the same, the nightly specials were fantastic. The pasta is homemade, and the fish was fresh (of fresh...More

1  Thank BillGardine
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We sat on the sidewalk outdoor area. The staff was friendly. Large bar inside with table seating. They serve pizza and pasta dishes. It was great for dinner in the open air.

Thank ghappliancerepair
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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.
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23 May 2017|
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Response from 3nj2fl | Reviewed this property |
I remember other customers in vacation casual - neat / clean. I don't believe there was a dress code.
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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
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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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