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Pizza Al Volo

#106 of 1,137 Restaurants in Venice
#124 of 1,226 Places to Eat in Venice
Certificate of Excellence
Neighborhood:
Dorsoduro / Accademia
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Campo Santa Margherita 2944/a, Venice, Italy
+39 0415225430
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Takeout

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  • 136
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  • 71
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great pizza

Great place to go. Just love this pizza. All students were queuing for a slice of pizza or a fulltime pizza.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
justanormalfamily
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Nieuw Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
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Nieuw Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Great place to go. Just love this pizza. All students were queuing for a slice of pizza or a fulltime pizza.

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I studied in Venice for a semester, and I came here at least once a week. A slice of pizza is only 2 euro, which made for a perfect meal when coming back from a weekend of travel. It's also located in Campo Santa Margerita, where many of the Ca'Foscari students hang out, and is open late on the weekends,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

This reminds me of late night after drinking fast food. It's 2 euro for a large slice of pizza that you carry out on a sheet of paper. ideal after drinking all night and you are hungry but not for a giant 3 course meal at a restaurant. Grab a delicious slice and walk home!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Unbelievably good pizza at €2 per slice. To the people giving this anything other than 5*s they 1) Do not know & love Pizza, 2) Do not understand the concept of a take-away. (The chili oil is out of this world)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Best take-away. For 6 euros you get a delicious thin pizza for 2 people. Unbeatable. Especially the Cappricioza.

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NC, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

It's pizza and my kids eat it nearly every day. It is fast, inexpensive and a great favorite among the students that hang out here in Campo Santa Margarita.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Fast and very friendly service, great atmosphere and on of the best pizzas. For 6.50 € a normal size pizza. Simple without tables, but youcan sit outside in the piazza and enjoy the atmosphere.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

For 5 euros, I got a medium size pizza which can be shared with 2 people. Decent taste! Certainly will be back next time I visit venice.

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Rahway, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

A friend who had studied in Venice absolutely raved about this pizza, but we were pretty unimpressed with our two slices. The location is great in Campo Santa Margherita, it's cheap, and it's fast. But all the other pizzas we ate on our trip to Sicily & Venice were better. Perhaps a whole pie is better than just slices? Not... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We were tempted by the multiple positive reviews to try Pizza Al Volo, therefore we choose two round normal-sized pizze, a "Gorgonzola" and a "Simpatica" one. Both of us were left with the impression that the ingredients were of mediocre quality, and the time we waited was a bit too much. Not good handling of the queue; moreover, the cashier... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Campo Santa Margherita 2944/a, Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Dorsoduro / Accademia
  • Neighborhood: Dorsoduro / Accademia
  • Phone Number: +39 0415225430

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children

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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.