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200 Saint Augustine Ave, Venice, FL 34285-1828 (Formerly Luna Risorante)
(941) 412-9898
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Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children

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  • 124
    Excellent
  • 104
    Very good
  • 41
    Average
  • 30
    Poor
  • 40
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Food is Good BUT service is horrible !!!!!

My wife and I went to Luna for supper but the minute we walked in the Hostess(who had the personality of a rock) told us "first come first serve". We decided to get take out and you just about had to beg someone to take the order. Again the food was good but the service was horrific !!!!!

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
Cathy D
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Stoneham, Massachusetts
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  • Families with children
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English first
MN
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

The food is great! The portions are huge!!! They do tell you that and they encourage you to share. One main dish can easily serve two if not 3 or 4. They will provide extra plates. Try a few things and share. Be aware that they do not take credit cards. I have been to Venice 5 times and Luna's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 via mobile

Why dont you "ladies"make a dinner for your husbands instead of complaining?It takes less to make a meal then to sit with a phone,type and make your a,,,,,even bigger!enjoy your fat day!

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Stoneham, Massachusetts
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

My wife and I went to Luna for supper but the minute we walked in the Hostess(who had the personality of a rock) told us "first come first serve". We decided to get take out and you just about had to beg someone to take the order. Again the food was good but the service was horrific !!!!!

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New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The food at Luna's is absolutely delicious! The portions are very large and defiantly made to share. My husband and I shared the chicken parmesan and we're not disappointed. Make sure to bring cash since they do not accept credit cards.

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I hate going to try new restaurants and not getting your moneys worth. This place is not the case!!!! We ate outside on their patio and it was very nice and cool. Started with the bread and Lava. This stuff is amazing!!!! onions, pepper, garlic, and small cubed cheese in a salsa, Spicy and fantastic, it was Amazing. I was... More 

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Mansfield, Ohio
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36 reviews 36 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Eating here is a MUST every year when we go to Florida to visit my parents. The service isn't always the best, but the food is worth it. They bring out lava and bread before you get your meal. I would describe the lava as being an Italian relish (peppers, onions, garlic, etc.), it is quite spicy but absolutely delicious.... More 

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Columbus, Indiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Our family including 2 four-year olds went to Luna's on a Sunday evening. The restaurant was crowded and loud and it took a while to get drinks and menus. Food portions are very large-- each entrée serves at least two people with some left to take home. The spaghetti with meatballs and Chicken Alfredo were both exceptionally good. However, I... More 

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Top Contributor
217 reviews 217 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

When you leave Luna after dining there, you know you know you are more than satisfied. Luna offers an extensive (mostly Italian) menu which also includes some beef and seafood dishes. After being shown to our outdoor table on a nice warm evening. Our waiter brought out the bread which we glady consumed along with a Stella A draft and... More 

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Englewood, Florida, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

My family visited on a afternoon, asked to be seated outside there was only one other party sitting in the outside area and what do they do sat us right behind them. So we could hear their extremely loud conversation with a few choice words. The Parmesan cheese on the table was melted into a big glob. We finally met... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

A friend & I chose to eat at Luna Tuesday evening. They were very busy & we did have to wait for 35 minutes, but the wait was worth it. Our meal was delicious. They serve family style so we shared the Veal Piccata. The sauce was done well, fresh tasting with a hint of lemon. Not heavy or overly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 200 Saint Augustine Ave, Venice, FL 34285-1828 (Formerly Luna Risorante)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: (941) 412-9898

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?