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“Great place to relax in a Venice” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Ristorante alla Conchiglia

Ristorante alla Conchiglia
Fondamenta S. Lorenzo no 4990 - 91, 30122 Venice, Italy
+39.041.52.89095
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Ranked #618 of 1,216 Restaurants in Venice
Price range: $44 - $89
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean, Pasta, Chowder
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Zurich, Switzerland
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72 reviews 72 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
“Great place to relax in a Venice”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Hidden next to a back canal, you can comfortably sit down and have a glass of Bellini while watching the day goes by. A bit distributing with all the people passing by if you sit on the outside though but it is bearable. Haven't tried out their food yet but menu looks promising.

  • Visited April 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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“Excellent place for lunch”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Stopped for lunch (2 adults and 2 children) here after passing all the 'tourist' trap restaurants near St. Mark's Sq. Great service, great food (I had excellent sea food pizza but fish looked lovely) and lovely wine (they do Barolo by the glass). Fairly pricy but matches Venice overall and quality is commensurate with price. We sat outside by canal on a warm April day so atmosphere lovely too. Would definitely come here again.

  • Visited April 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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London
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88 reviews 88 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
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65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
“DON'T EAT HERE!! Sly Sly Sly.”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014 via mobile

This place charges a service charge AND a gratuity charge. How many tourists eat here and fall into the trap?! Don't eat here, as it's a rip off. Food is ok, but what a palaver the waiter made of filleting a fish at our table,(a job I could have completed in seconds, but which took him minutes.) No doubt part of the theatrical nonsense in order to justify TWO service charges. We let him get away with it because we thought "what the hell", but this place is mediocre and the intelligent tourist won ' t eat here twice.

  • Visited March 2014
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
“Nice little place”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014 via mobile

We stopped by here for lunch and sat outside on the canal. The food was great and at reasonable prices. We loved the view of the canal and watching the boats go by. The service was great as well.

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Wirral
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Superb meal, lovely outlook and great service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Excellent food and service, reasonably priced food. Good choice of menu and wine. The restaurant has and excellent range if fresh fish dishes, i choose the fish kebab which was cooked to perfection. Reasonably priced and lovely outside tables overlooking the canal

Visited March 2014
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