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Bentigodi di Chef Domenico

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Calesele-Cannaregio 1423, Venice, Italy
39 041 822 3714
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7:00 am - 12:30 pm
6:30 pm - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 12:30 pm
6:30 pm - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 148
    Excellent
  • 99
    Very good
  • 45
    Average
  • 26
    Poor
  • 19
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A mixed review - a good bit good, some not

Had dinner based on good TA reviews. Loved the wren of rms - we sat in the back. Waiter was quick and attentive and explained all in the right amount of detail and answered all questions. These guys specialize in fish and offered great variety. Most was pretty tasty, and the wine recommended was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 27, 2015
Roger C
Good for:
  • Entertaining clients
  • Romantic
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
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337 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

By far the best restaurant in Venice! My wife and I went here while we were in Italy for our honeymoon and we LOVED this place. The food was amazing, the servers were polite and friendly, the server AND the CHEF(!!!) came to us to check that we were satisfied with our meal and even recommended an excellent dessert (Cassata... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

As we entered the restaurant we were greeted warmly with a genuine smile and welcome as long lost friends. The menu has a core list off dishes that they prepare exceptionally well and a great choice of wines. The food was beautifully plated, colour and texture reflected in the detail. Taste and flavours were outstanding. Would highly recommend this place... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Had dinner based on good TA reviews. Loved the wren of rms - we sat in the back. Waiter was quick and attentive and explained all in the right amount of detail and answered all questions. These guys specialize in fish and offered great variety. Most was pretty tasty, and the wine recommended was nice. And there was lice music... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We were family of 5 , with kids who loved to enjoy good food (ages 13-18-21) We looked at TripAdvisor for the nearest recommended restaurant. It looked lovely, we were welcome with a big smile and welcoming faces. service was professional and relaxed ! Food was disappointing, part of the portions were not in as we expect from this type... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

I must say THE food wasnt so bad.Say 65% .So It was just ok. Just for THE service we paid 6 euro and 6 euro per glass of wine.Even in THE restaurants Govino and Estro were i give them 100%.you pay for a much better wine max.3 euro. As tourist you are not welcome,If you are there be carefull. I... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Friendly relaxed service, some dishes excellent others disappointing, Seafood risotto was perfectly cooked and my husband loved his liver Venetian style, but I was disappointed with my sea bass - not as fresh as I would have liked. Interesting live music and decor, worth a visit, but can't give it more than 3 stars

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

This was our first meal in Venice after traveling 24 hours to get here. MAMMA MIA! I weep at how good it was. We had the Antipasti alla Chef Domenico and it was enough for two of us. A mix of raw and cooked seafood, prepared sublimely and some of the freshest prawns and reed clams I've ever had. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

An excellent restaurant with no posh tables chairs or glasses just great food with a very friendly service at an excellent price. I would have NO hesitation in returning.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We were here july 2013 and july 2014. Both times it hAs been excellent. The service can be a little slow, but quite standard for Italy overall. I was mostly excited aboutthe fresh fish, and chef Domineco did not let us down. Just a few seats so it feels personal.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Me and my partner stumbled upon this last week. We ordered two ombre and some fish dishes to eat. We were probably here for an hour and were the only tourists in the place which was quite nice. The staff behind the bar gave us extra food and free slices of panettone which was very kind of them. They also... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calesele-Cannaregio 1423, Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Cannaregio
  • Neighborhood: Cannaregio
  • Phone Number: 39 041 822 3714

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Entertaining clients, Romantic, Doing business, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 12:30 pm
6:30 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
7:00 am - 12:30 pm
6:30 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 am - 12:30 pm
6:30 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 am - 12:30 pm
6:30 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
7:00 am - 12:30 pm
6:30 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
7:00 am - 12:30 pm
6:30 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 12:30 pm
6:30 pm - 2:00 am

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Cannaregio

Neighborhood Profile
Cannaregio
Cannaregio is the second largest sestiere (district) with its busy Santa Lucia train station. Many transplanted Venetians commute from the outlying areas, “terra firma” to the locals, which is shorthand for any place that is not Venice. Two Grand Canal bridges serve Cannaregio, the newest (Constitution, 2008) still a local hotbed of controversy. Ponte degli Scalzi is a busy link to the train station. Nearby shops on the Lista di Spagna offer specialties like pastries and coffee that lure Venetians with a down-to-earth attitude. The Ghetto, where the Jewish population was segregated in Cannaregio, has five historic synagogues with an active Jewish community. The Fondamente Nove bustles with foot traffic to the Rialto and San Marco while vaporettos (water taxis) head to Murano and other islands. Side streets lead into quiet picturesque neighborhoods and palaces like Ca' d'Oro rise directly out of the water.