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Ristoteca Oniga

#132 of 1,205 Restaurants in Venice
#155 of 1,295 Places to Eat in Venice
Certificate of Excellence
Neighborhood:
Dorsoduro / Accademia
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Dorsoduro 2852, Venice, Italy
041 522 44 10
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Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very good food, vegetarian options available

We were staying nearby and choose this restaurant based on the reviews and were happy with the choice. My daughter, the vegetarian, thought there were more than a couple of good options for her--I believe she had a mixed grill vegetable appetizer and then a pumpkin lasagna. I had a prosciutto... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 10, 2015
Jennifer M
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Columbia, Maryland
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

So we turned up 20 minutes before they opened and were told they were closed and not taking bookings. Then they started taking bookings and told us they were full. I wouldn't eat here if someone else paid for it. It's ok to be full, but when you weren't and then ignore people who you know are first is simply... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Small little out of the way place that is excellent. Had a lunch & dinner, both excellent. The seafood medley has to be split for 2 but enough to feed a family of 4!!! So fresh, tasty and a bargain for the quality & quantity of the meal

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

I had tomato sauce pasta with anchovies and capers. It was one of the best pastas I've tried in Venice. The interior was cozy. The service could be better though.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

After some good reviews and a recommendation from our hotel we expected good things here, but went away with mixed feelings. It is a very small place, with folks sitting on top of each other and our server seemed harried. The menu was limited and while we aren't picky eaters it was hard to find main courses that we cared... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

It was lunch time, we were hungry and walking through Campo San Barnaba. We have been to Venice and Campo San Barnaba before, but this is the first time we stopped at this restaurant. There were available tables outside,and we decoded to stop here for lunch. We were fortunate to find a table under an umbrella and sheltered from the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

We really liked this place. We arrived for dinner near the closing time, but they still welcomed us in with smiles on their faces. The atmosphere was both rustic and modern, but a little dark. The food was delicious! As an appetizer we ordered the mussels and clams. Wow! So yummy. I ordered the pumpkin and ricotta lasagna, which was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We ate here on our 1st and 2nd nights in Venice and loved it so much we turned up again on the third night - only to be turned away as they were fully booked. Pays to turn up at 7pm when they open (or make a booking), as it appears to fill up very quickly and people wait round... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Very nice location. The staff seemed very busy and having little amount of time on each table. The food was decent. We ordered starters before some meat dishes as main course. The starters were way too much on. Its not often I complain on the amount of food, but as a starter course it was too much. House red wine... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We were staying nearby and choose this restaurant based on the reviews and were happy with the choice. My daughter, the vegetarian, thought there were more than a couple of good options for her--I believe she had a mixed grill vegetable appetizer and then a pumpkin lasagna. I had a prosciutto, pear and arugula salad appetizer and then a pasta... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

the portions are ample and the quality high. We found the multi course fixed price lunch an especially good value that might be shared. I especially liked the mussels with spaghetti. As other reviewers have noted it's very convenient (about a two minute walk) from Ca Rezzonico and the area doesn't feel too touristy. Certainly a better value and more... More 

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Additional Information about Ristoteca Oniga

Address: Dorsoduro 2852, Venice, Italy
Phone Number: 041 522 44 10
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Dorsoduro / Accademia
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Dorsoduro 2852, Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Dorsoduro / Accademia
  • Neighborhood: Dorsoduro / Accademia
  • Phone Number: 041 522 44 10

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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

Staying in Dorsoduro / Accademia

Neighborhood Profile
Dorsoduro / Accademia
Artsy is the defining mood of this neighborhood with street artists, students, painters, sculptors, restorers, curators, historians, collectors, heirs and heiresses rubbing elbows. Peggy Guggenheim's collection, now a museum, lures chic locals for evening art aperitifs. Traditionalists and visionaries cocoon in bohemian luxury. La Salute basilica buttresses the neighborhood to the east. Gondolas bob in the morning light. The Accademia Bridge crosses the Grand Canal. A back street doubles as basketball court. Palaces house residents, or like Ca' Foscari a university, or a museum like Ca’ Rezzonico that attracts Venetians for concerts. Dorsoduro reveals its industrial roots too, in buildings converted to house university departments or exhibitions. Campo Santa Margherita bursts with youthful energy from local students. Foot traffic bustles to and from Piazzale Roma and Santa Lucia train station. Evening commuters pause for an aperitivo. Neighbors exchange confidants in a campo (square) on their way to market.