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Dorsoduro, 1518/A, 30123 Venice, Italy (Dorsoduro)
+39 041 5205799
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Ranked #220 of 1,201 Restaurants in Venice
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Tue - Sun 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Dorsoduro
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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Hudson, WI
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73 reviews 73 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

After reading the reviews on TA my wife and i decided to have lunch here. The restaurant has an intimate atmosphere and good food at reasonable prices. The service fast and attentive. I liked it because unlike other Venice restaurants you don't walk out feeling you just had mediocre food at exorbitant prices.

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Brussels, Belgium
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

My wife and I had dinner here last week based on previous reviews and it was an absolutely wonderful place. We walked in without reservation and were warmly welcomed. We had a very nice evening with very good food and very friendly service. Our 3 course dinner with a bottle of wine totalled around 120 EUR which certainly is reasonable... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

AMAZING!!!!! There is not enough I could say here! First time in this restaurant was a little over a week ago and we felt the need to make repeat visits! Absolutely outstanding! Fresh fish and a beyond amazing staff. Fabio, the owner is extremely personable. His staff makes you feel welcome and does everything to make you feel warm and... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Very nice restaurant with great food and wine. It was nice to experience such a nice establishment with many locals dining out and celebrating. The food was plentiful and tasty holding true to seasonality and locally sourced ingredients. The berry liquor at the end our meal was a wonderful treat and something we did not expect. Great value compared to... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Sadly Venice is full of these places with managers making an effort to rip off tourists knowing that most will never return. As a non-Italian speaking business traveller often going to Venice sadly this also hits me on occasions. Even as the food is quite ok, the osteria will go to great lengths to squeeze every last euro penny out... More 

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Houston, Texas, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013 via mobile

Osteria 1518 is what makes Venice truly Italian - delicious food, intimate setting, and genuinely familial. My wife and I didn't have plans for New Years in Venice and stopped by this restaurant as it was opening at 7pm. The owner Lolo said his restaurant was completely booked for the night but that he could fit us in. The restaurant... More 

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Maryland, USA
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35 reviews 35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

We went to Osteria 1518 in September, based on a recommendation from our hotel. The food was fantastic! Lolo is very warm, friendly, and funny. If you can't decide, let him pick a dish for you. He'll choose a good wine, too. He's so good at what he does, he'll guarantee that you like what you get. How can you... More 

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TXAggieLady
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151 reviews 151 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

A person at the Hilton recommended this place. I asked the waitress if the shrimp were fresh and the next thing I knew the chef came out and asked me if I would like to clean my own, which I replied Yes ( since I worked on a shrimp boat during my youth)! He then took me back to the... More 

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Peachtree City, Georgia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

We stumbled upon the Osteria 1518 while strolling around before our cruise was set to sail. A bit off the beaten path but well worth finding. We only had a light snack but it was very good and presentation was lovely. The service excellent and hospitable and when you toss in the historical factors it was an excellent last meal... More 

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Juneau, Alaska
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Osteria 1518 offers excellent, food and an incredibly warm and inviting atmosphere at a reasonable price. The proprietor, Lolo is charming and friendly and genuinely interested in seeing that his customers enjoy their meals. Marco, the chef makes tiramisu that is out of this world and should not be missed! We found this to be a refreshing change from the... More 

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Additional Information about Osteria 1518

Address: Dorsoduro, 1518/A, 30123 Venice, Italy
Phone Number: +39 041 5205799
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Dorsoduro
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisine: Italian

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