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Bacaro Osteria Barababao

Cannaregio 5837-5838, 30131 Venice, Italy
+39/0415221061
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Ranked #279 of 1,195 Restaurants in Venice
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $28
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We came across barababao by chance The restaurant as very quite which made for a lack of service, however we had the fish platter for two and it was superb. The staff were really friendly. Would recommend for food at an ok price.

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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44 reviews 44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Awesome service, waiter very attentive. Fish basket was out of this world! Due to allergies - staff went over and above to accomodate requests.

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Berlin, Germany
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229 reviews 229 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We were desperate to find a reasonably priced, non-touristy and authentic Italian restaurant in Venice. Once we realised that this was virtually impossible in the tourist Mecca that is Venice, we settled for this nice restaurant. We both tried the set menu and all three plates (one pasta, one fish and a tiramisu for dessert) were tasty and well-prepared, although... More

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Winnipeg
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35 reviews 35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This was the first restaurant we went to in Venice and were so impressed, we came back literally the next day. This is a cute little place with great atmosphere, coupled with some very quirky art on the walls. The service was incredible as well. But the food, oh man! When we arrived, they were featuring a half lobster and... More

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Boston, MA
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Our waiter Edourdo was wonderful. He shared that he is originally from Egypt and loves Italy. My wife ordered the whole sea bass and Edourdo expertly filleted it table side. The fish was like butter with a sauce that you could want to drink, or at least sop up with the bread ( we did!). I had a beef stew... More

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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33 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

The set menu here was a good deal with a nice pasta dish and fish. The fish was cooked well and the pasta was very good, but the vegetables that came with it were not good. We didn't feel like our meal was as good as some of the other places in Venice, but we were still pleased with the... More

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Athens, Greece
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I do not think that anyone can actually plan to find this place. Or for what matters any place in Venice. One actually strolls in the alleys and if you find your self upon Barababao, here are my thoughts. A nice place to rest your feet and have a light meal and a beer. A bit pricey, but what is... More

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Grimsby
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30 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

this place is really tricky to find and the maps on google and trip advisor make it hard to locate. Google takes you to a side entrance that's not used other than to let fresh air into a restaurant next door called malibran. The place is located in a tiny square with malibran and ill million. We ate at malibran... More

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La Manga Spain
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81 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We stumbled on this the previous night whilst looking for a drink.. And was so entertained and impressed with the waiter Eduardo we booked to dine the following evening.. we got a warm welcome from Eduardo who recommended the liver cooked venetian style Yum Yum! Thanks Eduardo for a great recommendation and a superb night was had by us all.

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We ordered the three course set menu for 20 euros: the pesto, prawns and veg tagliatelle followed by perfectly cooked seabass and then tiramisu, were all home-made and delicious. This is an absolute bargain for Venice and as the restaurant wasn't out of the way, we were pleasantly surprised to find it! Seafood risotto also authentically lovely, and the staff... More

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Additional Information about Bacaro Osteria Barababao

Address: Cannaregio 5837-5838, 30131 Venice, Italy
Phone Number: +39/0415221061
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice
Average Prices: USD 21 - 28

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