How do you navigate restaurants in a city that feels like it’s floating? We’ve got a few suggestions that, yes, include eating a lot of seafood.
January 12, 2024
Come to Trattoria da Romano on Burano for seafood risotto and more fish from the lagoon.
October 23, 2023
Al Covo in San Marco hits a sweet spot between fine dining and a relaxed family restaurant.
We love the tiny gnocchi at this cute spot near Museo del Vetro.
Rosticceria Gilson in San Marco is a perfect stop for a quick snack of tramezzini and mozzarella in carrozza.
Order a plate of cicchetti inside Il Paradiso Perduto, and then find a spot to sit or stand next to the canal.
Vino Vero is a Venetian Portuguese spot in Cannaregio.
Come for the crudo of the day and seafood pasta at this canal-side restaurant inside the hotel of the same name.
Pizza al taglio outside of Rome is not really a thing, except at Farini in San Polo.
Naranzaria, located on the market side of Rialto Bridge, is a great place to eat some meat-heavy cicchetti.
Cà D'Oro alla Vedova is a cozy trattoria right in Cannaregio that works for a full meal or some snacks.
Gran Caffè Quadri is a historic spot in Piazza San Marco underneath the Procuratie Nuove.
Try Nevodi's traditional Venetian recipes made with seafood straight from the lagoon.
Aciugheta near Basilica San Marco makes great cicchetti perfect for a quick snack when you are feeling hungry between meals.
There’s nothing over €2 at Bacareto da Lele, a great cicchetti spot in Santa Croce.
September 14, 2022
You should make time when you're in Venice to visit Caffè Florian, which opened in 1720 making it the oldest cafe in Italy.
Sullaluna is an independent bookstore cafe in Cannaregio where you can relax with a pot of tea and snack on some crostini.