Good food contributes to the good memory of a trip. Knowing Venice also means trying its specialties, experimenting with typical dishes of the lagoon tradition, experiencing a journey of the taste that is only possible here. Not only fish, not only famous chefs, instead we are sure you are going to appreciate the bàcaro (bar) of the neighbourhood where you can grasp the real Venetian lifestyle. Do not forget the addresses of some deli shops where to buy and taste the best food and suggestions for a tasty break form breakfast to the evening drink. For you here are our favourite places for good food and good wine, keeping an eye on the wallet.

Osteria Anice Stellato

Restaurant €€
Phone: +39 041 720 744

Canalside spot in Cannaregio, casual ambience, delicate flavors to be enjoy sitting on the patio.

Bacaro Al Timon

Cicchetti and Restaurant €
Phone: +39 041 524 6066

Matchless Aperitivo hotspot, one of the most amazing crostini counter with fresh combinations.


Restaurant €€€
Phone: +39 041 524 3373

Contemporary cuisine and the real flavours of the Upper Adriatic Sea. Wonderful garden with canal view, under a blooming wisteria.

Osteria La Zucca

Restaurant €€
Phone: +39 041 524 1570

Cosy Osteria, famous for its vegetarian options, a rarity in Venice. Picturesque canal setting. Book in advance.


Restaurant €€
Telefono: +39 041 2412705

Daily Slow Food products, wonderful afternoon nosh, natural wines and the right dose of humor and savoir-faire.

Castello 3829a/3829, 30122 Venezia VE

Osteria Da Fiore

Restaurant €€€
Phone: +39 041 721 308

Elegant and starred cuisine, with unusual dishes invented by the Chef Mara Martin. Impeccable service and excellent wine list. The real Michelin star restaurant in Venice.

Trattoria Antiche Carampane

Restaurant €€€
Phone: +39 041 524 0165

Seafood based traditional menu with a modern twist. It only serves seasonal offerings from the Venetian lagoon and its surroundings.

Bacaro All’Arco

Cicchetti €
Phone: +39 041 520 5666

Just minutes from the fish market, standing-only bacaro with lunchtime vibes. Imperative snacks: folpetti, sarde in saor, pressing panini.

Ristorante Acqua Pazza

Restaurant €€€
Phone: 041 277 0688

In the magical backdrop of Campo Sant’Angelo, it is a small corner of Amalfi in Venice, with great al fresco dining experience.

Trattoria Vini Da Arturo

Restaurant €€€
Phone: 041 528 6974

Only twenty-two seats; here meat, vegetables and top quality pasta are the stars of its cuisine. Cash only. You either love it or you hate it.

Ristorante La Feluca

Restaurant €€
Phone: 041 241 2785

Fresh-made pasta and tasty fish dishes, along pretty Calle De La Mandola. Probably the best family-friendly atmosphere in Venice.

Corte Sconta

Restaurant €€€
Phone: +39 041 522 7024

Dazzling vine-roofed hidden courtyard, traditional cuisine, it has the best spot to watch the gondolas go by.

Enoteca Ai Artisti

Restaurant €€€
Phone: +39 041 523 8944

Impeccable food, intimate setting, seasonal dishes, superbe wine cellar.

Ristorante Al Covo

Restaurant €€€
Phone: +39 041 522 3812

Family owned and run since 1987. Tradition and territory, passion and freshness of locally-sourced ingredients, in a constant quest for the utmost quality.

Ai Mercanti

Restaurant €€
Phone: +39 041 523 8269

Modern cosy atmosphere and affordable creative menu.


Restaurant €€
Phone: +39 041 476 4914

A gastronomic gem in the heart of Dorsoduro, during the day is a casual wine and cicchetti bar, at night it serves popular contemporay dishes and meat, cheese and seafood platters.

Pasticceria Tonolo

Pastry Shop
Phone: +39 041 523 7209

A real institution in Venice, is an essential stop to taste its frittelle and focaccia during the Carnival.

Cantine del Vino già Schiavi

Cicchetti and Wine Shop
Phone: +39 041 523 0034

Delicious variety of cicchetti all prepared by Alessandra De Respinis. Beloved hangout for artsy academics, bohemian characters, locals and gondoliers.

Suso Gelatoteca

Ice Cream
Phone: +39 348 564 6545

Constantly creating new flavours and combinations. Best ingredients and natural products only. No artificial colorants.

Orient Experience I e II

Restaurant €
elefono: +39 041 822 4337

How a young Afghan refugee has become the most interesting restaurant owner of Venice. In Cannaregio from 2012 and two years later in Campo Santa Margherita.

Zanze XVI

Restaurant €€€
Phone: +39 041 715 394

Elegant osteria where the liveliness of a typical Venetian restauranti is combined with sofisticated cuisine. Simplicity, conviviality, products quality.