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Hostaria Galileo

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San Marco 3593 | 30124 Venezia (VE) - Italy, 30124 Venice, Italy
+39 0412960406
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: The recently renovated Hostaria Galileo in the picturesque Campo...
The recently renovated Hostaria Galileo in the picturesque Campo Sant'Angelo welcomes guests for informal al fresco lunches or romantic candle-lit dinners. It offers a selection of "a la carte" dishes lovingly prepared by the chef using all fresh, natural ingredients from the area around Venice and the Lagoon, accompanied by wines from the well-stocked cellar. Hostaria Galileo also has two cosy indoor rooms available that are suitable for business lunches and dinners.
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  • 54
    Very good
  • 37
    Average
  • 22
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    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Wonderful outdoor lunch in a small piazza

We stumbled upon this restaurant looking for another place to eat. We were seated outside; our servers were excellent and quite attentive. My husband and I shared a caprese salad and the most delicious seafood mixed plate with shrimp. scallops, anchovies, clams, octopus....it was fresh and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
beachgirlamy
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Jacksonville, Florida
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  • Local cuisine
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Jacksonville, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

We stumbled upon this restaurant looking for another place to eat. We were seated outside; our servers were excellent and quite attentive. My husband and I shared a caprese salad and the most delicious seafood mixed plate with shrimp. scallops, anchovies, clams, octopus....it was fresh and flavorful. The house wine was quite good. Good place for lunch and watching the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

My husband and I ate here for dinner on a VERY hot evening. Started with bruschetta to share, which was ok, nothing outstanding but the pizzas were lovely. Hubbie had Diavola and I had something similar that had anchovies and aubergines. I asked for no anchovies. This is the first pizza I have had which had aubergines on it, and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

The waiters were actively uninterested in us, grumbling to themselves and us as we asked them for water, or to replace the very hot red wine they served. The pizza and pasta were very basic, hard base and not at all good. Total bill of €90 for a family of four, for a 1-course lunch. This includes a 12% service... More 

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Hopewell Junction, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Found this nice outside restaurant walking west of st marks. Casual wear is acceptable and the service is very good. The mussel and clam appetizer was wonderful. The seafood pasta was perfect great meal for outside casual.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I had my first lunch in Venice at this restaurant. It was not very cheap so if you're on a budget, this may not be an option. However, the food was great so I thought it was ok to splurge once. I had grilled calamari and a salad, both were fresh and tasted lovely. The portions were very generous. The... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

One of the great things about Venice is wondering the streets and getting a little lost. We just happened upon this charming restaurant with a private patio courtyard nestled between several buildings. The food was terrific, as was the staff. We started with a Venician seafood platter and carpaccio. The 6 of us ordered a different pasta dish and several... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Our apartment was in Saint Angelo square, so Hostaria Galileo became our choice (of several in the square) for an end of day dessert or cocktail. Really friendly staff and excellent desserts! Great for a mid-day stop for a leisurely Peroni or Moretti and Wifi, too.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We called here for a beer and a nice piece of cake. They have a lot of seats in a large outside area in quiet square. A very pleasant location to watch the world go bye.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Nice moment between friends. But for one dish and a dessert it took 2 hours so you need time... on a nice and airy terrace. Proposed wine was good. Plate not too full but good enough. 1 dish, one dessert, a bottle good wine. Count 45 euros per person. A nice lunch...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Packed 10pm at night Staff nonstop serving Took a while to get food but great quality Outside in square great

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Additional Information about Hostaria Galileo

Address: San Marco 3593 | 30124 Venezia (VE) - Italy, 30124 Venice, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0412960406
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Marco
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 22 - 50
Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Bistro

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: San Marco 3593 | 30124 Venezia (VE) - Italy, 30124 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Marco
  • Neighborhood: San Marco
  • Phone Number: +39 0412960406

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 22 - 50
  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Bistro

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

Description

The recently renovated Hostaria Galileo in the picturesque Campo Sant'Angelo welcomes guests for informal al fresco lunches or romantic candle-lit dinners. It offers a selection of "a la carte" dishes lovingly prepared by the chef using all fresh, natural ingredients from the area around Venice and the Lagoon, accompanied by wines from the well-stocked cellar. Hostaria Galileo also has two cosy indoor rooms available that are suitable for business lunches and dinners.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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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 San Marco

Neighborhood Profile
San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica, clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops, orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower, plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and Quadri. Piazza San Marco is beloved by Venetians themselves. They book a table anytime, which offers a buffer from the fray. This grand outdoor drawing room attracts Venetians for a stroll too, especially late in the afternoon when the hoards of daytrippers thin out. It's simply a grand place to meet.