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Restaurant Cantina Canaletto

) #957 of 1,244 Restaurants in Venice $$ - $$$ Italian
Centro Storico calle de la Malvasia No. 5490, 30122 Venice, Italy
+39 041 521 2661
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible26%
Apr 4, 2017
“Too expensive for the quality ”
Mar 19, 2017
“Typical Venice restaurant for turists”
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Centro Storico calle de la Malvasia No. 5490, 30122 Venice, Italy
Neighborhood: Castello
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Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

Been there today. the places is way too expensive for the quality of the food. We regret not checking the rates before we've sat in. In Venice are lot's of good other restaurants, so my advice just avoid them.

Thank VipTourScotland
Reviewed March 19, 2017

We were a group of 50 people and had 2 hours’ time for lunch so the restaurant was booked by the tour operator. We had several meals, (bruschetta, pasta, main dish and tiramisu). There was a bottle of red wine, a bottle of white wine,...More

Thank aleksander s
Reviewed August 12, 2016

We ate outside and had our wine in the enormous wine glasses. The food and wine were very good. The menu had a lot of items on it and the wine list was extensive. We had a very good meal and it was a great...More

1  Thank psandbliss
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

3 tour guides took their parties here. Ours made it sounds lovely. Drink all the wine you want, enjoy a lovely meal. The pizza was ok. Our other 3 meals were tasteless. The wine was hot and vinegary. One member of the party asked for...More

1  Thank Shellllll
Reviewed July 5, 2016

Met friends and collegues there last Saturday for lunch - from 12.30 thru 16.40... That about sums it up. Excellent food, chilled wines and aperos, great espressi We all very much enjoyed it!

1  Thank UrsulaHans
Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

We had gluten free spaghetti bolognese, mamma mia and a carbonara pizza. All was delicious, with some fanta, coke and water. Drink was 4.5€ each. Final bill was 48.5€. List price didn't consisted the VAT? Is this normal? The owner's family was sitting behind me,...More

Thank ZozzHUN
Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

Excellent food & Wine Fair prices Italian & Family ambiance The panne pizza is very good. We have asked for pork with vegetables and pasta penne con salsa rosa and for dessert we had panna cotta!! Molto Buono e buon servizio and FAST!!

Thank patricia L
Reviewed November 9, 2015

First please note that we are in Venice in November, which is off season. It is much quieter than normal and places off the main tourist thorough fares can be slow. We had a late lunch at 2 pm and we were the only people...More

1  Thank jkjinredondo
Reviewed September 30, 2015

On our trip to venice our travel guide arranged lunch for us at this restaurant promising an affordable and good lunch (€15 for Pizza, Pasta or Salat plus dessert plus wine and water). The price seemed alright considering it is venice and since it was...More

Thank JenBlack85
Reviewed September 20, 2015

Our hotel was close by so we stopped more for convenience than for recommendation (although we noticed the Trip Advisor award in the door. Very good basic Italian restaurant. Nothing exceptional but everything was very good. We would definitely go back when we return to...More

Thank Traveler1959-123
Castello is the largest of the six sestieri
(districts), and the only one not facing onto the
Grand Canal. More than half of Castello is situated
within Arsenale, the naval base, which occupies over
one-fifth the area of Venice. This gentrified maritime
neighborhood feels busy but casual. Castello’s side
streets are laid back, with small boats lining canals
criss-crossed by laundry. Semiannual exhibitions add a
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $60
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
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Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centro Storico calle de la Malvasia No. 5490, 30122 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Castello
  • Neighborhood: Castello
  • Phone Number: +39 041 521 2661
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The Restaurant Cantina Canaletto, located just a few steps away from the famous Piazza San Marco wishes to be the forerunner of a new way to interpret food preparation and service, so as to guarantee a cuisine whose meat, fish and shell-fish come from secure, certified sources.