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Al Vecio Portal

Campiello della Pescheria | Castello, Castello 3990 - 30122 Venezia Venice, Italy
041.5287765
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Ranked #136 of 1,209 restaurants in Venice
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW via mobile

Guys, we stumbled upon this place by chance. Run by the owner and his wife. Very helpful and cheerful people. We had a pizza for take away at such a reasonable price (less than 10 eur) that other places are a pure rip off). Highly recommended! Ooo and there is an internal garden as well if you want to eat... More

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London, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Venice food seems so hit and miss . This restaurant was hit . Good selection of food , relatively good value ( still on the expensive side, but that's venice ) , home baked bread , food just to try , delicious

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Estes Park, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Prior to our visit to Venice I had not heard of Al Vecio Portal, let alone seen a review. Fellow travelers who we had become friends with told us about them one evening. The next evening they said they had gone back again and that we should try them. Based on their directions we found Al Vecio Portal a short... More

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Chester
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We visited here in July, and can say the staff and surroundings are very pleasant and amenable, the food is varied and of a simple quick meal style, steaks and pizza's , pastas etc.. It was all very nice and especially for Venice very reasonable priced. You will not write a review on this site about the inspiring culinary delights... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Went for a less expensive meal in Venice. I started off with the Caprese salad and had the pasta with clams. Both were very fresh and very tasty. My wife had the grilled shrimp with calamari and polenta which she enjoyed as well. The service, on the other hand, was somewhat 'scattered'. We had to remind the waiter that a... More

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Tenby
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

Quiet area, but that adds to the charm, away from the San Marco crowds. Meaty Spaghetti Carbonarra, stunning Eggplant Ravioli plus I was offered the Scililian Zucchini as a taster to compare. Comparable pricing with the area. Very enjoyable....recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I normally am only an avid reader of reviews but the delicious and wonderful dinner this evening drove me to write my first review. For starters, both my wife and I love the garden setting. We took the house recommendations. The mussels with tomato and chilli and the corxetti with pesto tomato and shrimps were the best we have tasted... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We tried this on our first evening on a recommendation from the hotel and never went anywhere else. It was packed with locals on Saturday. Lots of families from the square were eating here, which is always a good sign in Italy.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We had a great time at Vecio Portal. Excellent food reasonably priced. Pino, the owner, is a great guy. We will visit him again as soon as we land in Venice. Toni

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We had a good value meal here and the waiter we had was really excellent, attentive and friendly but not over the top. Venice has a lot of over priced places to eat. This was an enjoyable meal at a reasonable price.

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