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Bistrot de Venise

Calle dei Fabbri, 4685, 30124 Venice, Italy
+39 041 5236651
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Ranked #33 of 1,191 Restaurants in Venice
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $72 - $130
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Bistrot de Venise first opened in 1993 and has since become a hangout and meeting place where the figurative arts, poetry and culture combine, simply, with Food and Wine....1999 saw the start of our research into Rare Wines and Historical Venetian Cuisine, strengthening our concept of applying culture to local and regional Gastronomy and Wine. ...our hard work still continues today... Gastronomy & Wine…extensive research on the history of venetian Cuisine and Wines, from its noble origins to the present time. The Historic & Renaissance Venetian Cuisine revised and suggested by our Chef Mario Missese and his young team. Our House, unique in town, offer a gastronomic trip back to the past glories of Venice following its history & tradition. ”Award winning” wine list, for the quality and variety of the selected rare wines from the Veneto Region and the North-East of Italy. Professional wine tasting (free) all year round. "..exciting Wine List" .. (see Michelin Guide 2012) specialized in the research of many Rare Wines, a truly unique selection purchased directly from small producers with the help of Istituto Sperimentale di Viticoltura di Conegliano. More than 60 options by the glass and a wide selection of the most prestigious italian vineyards. Prized Wine List by Italian Sommelier Association for best 15 in the Veneto Region at Vinitaly 2010.
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74 reviews 74 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

we decided that Venice was the perfect setting for a classy dining experience and we think we made the right choice with Bistrot de Venise. Expensive yes but plenty of food - in fact too much! Four of us had different meals and we were all pleased with one declaring her tiramisu so good she will never have one again... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

This restaurant offers traditional Venisian cuisine based on old recipes. We dined there two days in a row and got to sample many of the traditional dishes. The beef carpaccio was excellent, served with a nice bufala mozzarella, and the black cuttlefish spaghetti was the best spaghetti dish I have ever had. The duck with tomato jelly was also very... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014 NEW

This was a delight, but at a price, and it was worth it! The choice of delicious food was extensive - I chose from the authentic Venetian section of the menu, with a starter from a 14th century recipe followed by a main course from the 16th. My wife, who chose from a more current fare, ignored my attempts at... More

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France
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45 reviews 45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

We opted for seafood throughout & weren't disappointed. Service and food was exceptional. Good advice on some unique italian wines. Almost €200 for 2, and we shared the starter, so definitely pricey!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

We had a wonderful time at this restaurant, had a beautiful feel to it, great service. Didn't make a reservation but were well accommodated for with a lovely seat outside just after a short wait. Food was delicious, as was the wine. It was money well spent and would definitely recommend this restaurant if you are after a great evening... More

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East Hartford, Connecticut
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

While having only 2 nights in Venice, this restaurant was recommended to our friends. It was around the corner from our hotel, so very convenient! The hotel made reservations for us, which was a good thing. Those that didn't have any were turned away. Our service was impeccable and the food was excellent. I think they were pleased to hear... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

We enjoyed a mild October evening sitting outside. Our waiter Walter was the perfect host, polite, attentive, gave recommendations and was a language talent (speaking to guests in Italien, English, French and German!). The wine menu is excellent. We followed the sommelier's recommendation and chose a wine we hadn't heard of before. The choice couldn't have been better. It was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

A lovely place with excellent food, more expensive than the average, but it will stay forever in my memory. You must book your table to have the best experience! You won't regret it!

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Sausalito, CA USA
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

The music beckoned us from the street, the menu drew us in, and we had the good luck to get a table outside for our last evening in Venice. They were serious about service and food, and both were excellent. WONDERFUL!

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Nashville, Tennessee
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

great location. seating inside beautiful and nonsmoking. Outdoor seating also very nice but with many smokers. Fish dishes excellent. Wine selection excellent (including croatian wines.)

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