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Al Vecio Pipa

Strada San Mauro, 397, 30012 Burano, Italy
+39 041 730357
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible16%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (17 reviews)
“linguine” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Strada San Mauro, 397, 30012 Burano, Italy
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21 - 30 of 115 reviews

Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Huge sign "cover charge is included in menu" for menu of the day, and everyone told us "no extra charge for menu".. Finally we got 8€ service for 40€ bill.. So be careful! Spaghetti with seafood BTW taste like tomato sauce from supermarket with few...More

3  Thank Tatiana N
Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Al Vecio Pipa is on the canal but we enjoyed our meal inside in just right air conditioning. The sarde (sardines) in saor con polenta was superb. Wev tried several in our month's visit to Venice and this is the best by far. The seafood...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed May 24, 2016

We found ourselves here because apparently this whole city shuts down on Mondays and this was literally one of only a few restaurants open. Overall, the food was alright, but nothing was memorable in any way. The bread didn't seem fresh, the decor and ambiance...More

1  Thank Nathaniel A
Reviewed May 23, 2016

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed Burano Island and would recommend it to travelers visiting Venice, Italy. However, we had a very bad lunch experience at the -"Ristorante al Vecio Pipa." After ordering our lunch from the menu, we waited about an hour to be...More

3  Thank williamjgoodman
Reviewed May 22, 2016

Tourist trap restaurant. Way too expensive. Average food. Average service. We had prosciutto & melon, caprese, and a carbonarro pasta. It was barely average. I get on an island prices are more but this was crazy-- about 100 euros. Get before you go to BURANO...More

Thank SanMo
Reviewed May 16, 2016

We only stopped here as it was one of the few places with a table in the sun on a busy Saturday afternoon. We initially ordered just drinks. Very pretty location and there was no pressure on us to have more or leave the table....More

Thank PM_xxx
Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended, staff were very friendly and helpful. We had the set 20 Euro menu and it was awesome, excellent dishes, tasteful and delicious desert. C u guys soon!!!!

Thank stevenpS394DY
Reviewed May 10, 2016

Having watched Scam City in advance, I had already prepared for the overpriced restaurants. Some tourists did not order from menu and it could be disastrous as the restaurant could freely mark the prices. Sadly we still fell into the tourist trap. People should be...More

3  Thank csm198611
Reviewed May 3, 2016

We stopped at the tables outside the restaurant and ordered a spritz and an americano coffee. We did not check for service charges or cover charges (and I do not think this was the reason for the high price) as we had not had a...More

2  Thank Alan_At_Corby
Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

So nice!!! Great food, free shots at the end! High calibre place, xxx Beside the cabal so lots ro see. The atmosphere is happy and exciting

Thank Christina B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strada San Mauro, 397, 30012 Burano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Burano
  • Phone Number: +39 041 730357
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