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Venice Pub and Pizzeria

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113 N 2nd St, Ishpeming, MI 49849-1806
+1 906-486-9761
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We were out antiquing and decided to find a place for lunch. There are not many places open for lunch in Ishpeming. So we tried the Venice and were very pleased. Good food great prices great service... So glad we came!

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Thank Connie A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

The owner Beth is always friendly and recommends items on their menu. We go after tennis class and have the pizza special, They have live music on certain days and it's an open dining area

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Thank Rose T
Ishpeming, Michigan
1 review
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2016

I tried the pizza awhile ago, and it didn't seem to have much, if any sauce. The pizza was good otherwise. Well, the next time I ordered extra sauce, and paid for extra sauce and I still couldn't detect much sauce.

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3 Thank Paul V
Ishpeming, Michigan
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

The pizza is great and also the Rpime Rib. Beth, the owner is awesome. It is a great atmosphere with awesome food

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Thank Leann K
Chicago, IL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2015

We'd heard about the new ownership at the Venice and a group we liked was playing there so a bunch of us made the trip over from Marquette on a Tuesday night. It was great. The Tuesday night special was a large pizza for only $6, so even by the time we added on some extra toppings and a couple... More 

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Thank yooperann
L'Anse, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2015

Great place to eat......This placed has changed for the better after the new owners!!! I would recommend this place to everyone!

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Thank Lana-Robillard
Ishpeming, Michigan
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104 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2015

For my main meal I ordered the Fettuccine Alfredo. I was very skeptical at first before opening the lid because I was expecting to see what you get at most places, which is noddles literally DROWNING in white sauce. This is exactly how it looked when I took the lid off. The Alfredo sauce was so light and buttery that... More 

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Thank RaBond
Ishpeming, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2014

The Venice is a perfect mix of restaurant and bar with a nice, laid-back atmosphere and a friendly owner who does everything she can to make sure your experience is a good one. Great stop for a casual pizza or for a beer and sandwich with friends. The food I've had has been very good, especially the pizza sandwich or... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2014

very rude bartenders, they smoked in lil room off bar, played on there cell phones. one was fightin with her boyfriend. pizza was so thin it only had one side.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2013

We chose this place after reading reviews that talked about their thin crust pizza. This is a homey, small town spot - it felt a lot like some pubs in Ireland, other small town places we've been. There was a family reunion happening in the large back room so we stayed up by the bar. The pizza was great! Not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 N 2nd St, Ishpeming, MI 49849-1806
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Upper Peninsula  >  Ishpeming
  • Phone Number: +1 906-486-9761

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?