Do Leoni takes up a cavernous dining area inside the luxurious Hotel Londra Palace, on Riva degli Schiavoni. The elegant restaurant features plush interiors and a fair-weather outdoor seating arrangement. The menu here is lined with traditional Venetian preparations that are served an innovative, contemporary twist. Authentic recipes blend well with top quality, local ingredients to produce dishes with sublime flavors and enchanting aromas. Also on offer here is a well-considered wine list that couple well with the gorgeous offerings of Do Leoni.
A part of the Hotel Metropole, Restaurant Met lies on Riva degli Schiavoni. The upscale establishment features a splendid dining area that's bedecked in different shades of beige and soothing earthy hues. Met will have you enthralled from the minute you step in, with its luxurious interiors, elegant, plush furniture and beautiful paintings adorning its walls. The menu here promises a classic Venetian dishes with an innovative, contemporary flair. Everything that is served here is a work of art - in it's sublime flavors as well as presentation. A visit here will ensure only praises for Restaurant Met; stop by for its gorgeous contemporary cuisine.
Famous all around the globe, the name Hard Rock Cafe is an epitome of everything that is American. This successful cafe chain has locations around the world but very few would be lucky enough to enjoy a location as beautiful as the one at Bacino Orseolo. Over looking gondolas coming in and going out of the neighboring canal; the Hard Rock Cafe gives you America with a romantic touch of Venice. The cafe is a bit small inside but has comfortable seating spaces and some seating is also available on an elevated floor. Surrounded by rock memorabilia, this is a must-visit place for fans of rock music and connoisseurs of delicious burgers. Enjoy carefully-crafted cocktails, freshly-poured beers and then step out and go for a gondola ride, it is all possible here at Hard Rock Cafe at Bacino Orseolo.
It can't get more sophisticated than the famous and renowned Canova Restaurant at The Luna Hotel Baglioni. This classic restaurant has a lot to boast about, including having the reputation of being one of the first restaurants in Venice besides having a rich and colorful history. It has sophisticated and exclusive surroundings set against the splendid San Marco lagoon. The restaurant is artistically decorated with rich upholstery, paintings, porcelain and glassware. The cuisine is great with a varied menu of local traditional Venetian, regional and international specialties.delicacies. Food can be perfectly complemented with something from their impressive wine cellar which houses international as well as classic domestic wines.
Tucked away between the Campo Sant’Angelo and Campo Manin is a hidden gem called Al Vapperetto; an Italian restaurant, pizzeria as well as a lovely cafe. As you enter inside the restaurant the warm greetings of the lovely staff make you feel comfortable almost instantly. The place is small but has comfortable seating spaces and can easily accommodate parties and families. Made to look like an Italian home, every dish served here has a home made touch. Select from a variety of pizzas, pastas, sandwiches, salads and soups, all the courses will only delight your palate. This is a perfect spot for celebrating birthdays, anniversaries as well as for having family gatherings.
Ae Oche serves typical Venetian pizzas at traditional prices. This is one of the few restaurants in Venice where you can eat until late. There are about 100 different types of pizza to choose from, so, no matter how fussy one is about their preference here you will find something for every taste. These freshly baked pizzas are enormous in sizes and high on taste. In addition to pizzas, the place serves delectable pastas and seafood dishes. Located near the train station, it attracts many patrons from outside of the city too.
Walking through Calle Larga Larga San Marco the aromas of virgin olive oil will beckon you inside this gorgeous restaurant called Birreria Pedavena. Named after the famous beer from the Province of Belluno, this restaurant does justice to its name. The place has an impressive number of domestic and international beers on tap thereby offering something for every taste. The place is a heaven if you wish to indulge into authentic Venetian food at reasonable costs. Their must-try dishes are Selezione di Formaggi and Piatto di Affettati Misti which complement perfectly with drinks, Risotto di Pesce, Insalata di Mare and Spaghetti alla Scogliera are perfect as main dishes. The restaurant is warm and very welcoming; perfect for an evening meal with friends.
Falciani is a lovely, intimate restaurant situated at the Calle Canonica. The place has a wonderful patio where you can indulge into delectable Venetial dishes and watch the world pass by. The interiors are of the restaurant are romantic and very cozy; adorned with wooden furnishings and lace curtains which add a delicate yet rustic touch. Their menu is lined with a variety of specials; choose from an assortment of spaghetti, lasagnas, seafood platters and more, nothing at Falciani will disappoint you. Their portions are generous and known to tingle on your palate for a long time. Complement meals with something from their impressive wine selection and round up your meal with the heartwarming Tiramisu.
Aciugheta is frequented by locals and tourists alike and is a perfect spot for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Located in the center of Castello, this place comes as a welcome break after a long shopping haul. They have a lovely patio where, on a bright summer day, patrons can enjoy delectable pizzas, savory pastas, scrumptious calzones, gooey lasagnas with a glass of Proseco. If you are touring the city on a budget and looking for a place that can feed to the brim without burning a hole in your pocket, Aciugheta is your place. Their generous portions and friendly service will keep you coming back.
Al Vecio Canton is a great restaurant located at the Castello 4738A. The place is beautifully decorated and quite spacious hence can accommodate larger groups and even families. Every dish on their menu is made using fresh ingredients sourced from local markets. When food arrives at your table, it looks nothing less than a work of art. The kitchen is visible from the seating area hence you see the masters at work. Select from a wide assortment of antipasti, spaghetti, pastas and pizzas; nothing at Al Vecio Canton will disappoint you. Complement your meal with a wine or beer and finish it off with some Tiramisu or crema catalana.