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Al Casin dei Nobili

Sestiere Dorsoduro, 2765 | San Barnaba, Dorsoduro, 30123 Venice, Italy (Dorsoduro)
+39 041 2411841
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Ranked #534 of 1,216 Restaurants in Venice
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Dorsoduro
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We ate here as it was very near to our hotel and it was nice as the part of the restaurant we were in was open air. There were loads of pizza choices so we thought as we were in Italy let's have one. They were good pizzas and a good price as well. The downside was that the staff... More

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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

We ate here for lunch. We had a table right at the edge of the covered area by the canal. Amazing views and very romantic. The waiter was friendly, the wine was good, the food was good. It wasn't a meal that wowed us, but it was decent food at reasonable prices.

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Venice, Italy
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We came here for an evening meal and were met with a frosty reception from the proprietor and staff. We should have just left but felt obliged once we were on the premises (over polite English, when will we learn?) Starters came out separately as they got one order wrong, mains were extremely salty and almost inedible. There are many... More

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Sydney Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

When travelling, especially on a summer's day (as was the case when we were in Venice) we normally don't have a heavy lunch. In this case having spent a very long morning and part of the afternoon on touristy things, we were very tired and perhaps a little dispirited. We chose this restaurant because it was in a pretty position... More

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Detroit, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This place was right around the corner from our hotel and steps from Campo San Barnabas. The food was delicious. Between the group of us we had oysters, steak, ravioli and I personally ordered the Venetian-Style Cuttlefish which means it is smothered in it's own ink. Everything was phenomenal. The cuttlefish was the best meal I eat in Venice and... More

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Lugoff, South Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We sat outside with a large group under the canopy by the canal. The breeze from the water was nice. The service was good and the food was great! I had duck ragu (excellent!), saltimbocca, and a chocolate soufflé. Of course wines and lemoncello (just a sip!). A wonderful evening and experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Came across this restaurant on our way to the Peggy Guggenheim Museum. We were initially attracted to the outdoor patio. An enclosed outdoor walled space with pictures and memorabilia hanging on the wall. We order the pre-fix €20 menu and had pasta with mussels and fried calamari served with the local house white wine. It was delicious. Reservation are not... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Place looks nicer than the food... pizza just OK. Fish was fine but a little fishy and dry. Wait staff nice, all spoke good English. I just cant get over that "Coperta" charge.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I ate here my first night in Venice. My traveling companions flight was delayed, so I was alone and it was raining. Not the start to my trip I'd hoped for. After walking pointlessly in the rain I came across Al Casin del Nobili, it looked dry and inviting so I gave it a try. I only had a pizza... More

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Ridgewood, New Jersey
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Service was good, better than many restaurants in Italy. Shared an excellent duck ragu Bolognese pasta starter, then a wonderful preparation of branzino. Everything was delicious

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