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Osteria Alla Staffa


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


$9 - $39
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews lasagna sea bass antipasti seafood prawns carpaccio beef bread filet panna cotta salad black ravioli saffron sauce white chocolate small restaurant off the beaten path venetian cuisine
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Reviewed yesterday

We saw this restaurant and were immediately drawn to is as it looked popular and good. The staff confirmed its popularity with their slightly proud behaviour and said that there were no tables at the moment but we could wait for an hour. This meant...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly and efficient staff. Very tasty food, excellent house wine and pleasant surroundings. However, a puddle of water in the toilet. Will definitely return

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank AuriolP4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived 1900 and the restaurant was full, not surprising that even locals wait in line and 40min later got a table. Had a slight language barrier but our waitress was friendly and efficient. The stuffed squid and prawn spaghetti was delicious and not too...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank 22tee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful restaurant featuring Venetian cuisine. Delicious food, friendly staff. Definitely recommend this place.

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank fil_fernandes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a good dinner on last day in Venice and one of our group found really good reviews for this restaurant. Determined to find it, we walked, twisted and turned down the Venice alleys until we found it. It was late in...More

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank MellohYellow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You have to reserve a table or be ready to wait because its always full. But it‘s worth it! The service is really nice and the food is delicious! The have a big wine card and the atmosphere is very familiar and very italian.

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank majatravel16
Reviewed June 7, 2019 via mobile

Based on TripAdvisor's reviews, I walked almost 21mins from my hotel to this restaurant. First, it wasn't bad bad bad food but I found that the taste of most dishes I ordered (based on reviews from TripAdvisor) was a little too bland for my liking....More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank FrancisCheong
Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

We had the best time at Osteria Alla Staffa! We ate delicious cured ham and mozzarella cheese, inked ravioli in saffron sauce and an incredible guinea fowl filled ravioli in butter sage sauce! To top it off, we had a souflet with white chocolate which...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank torillfurenes
Reviewed May 16, 2019 via mobile

This is a good place. Very small so you may have to wait for a table. Most of the dishes contain seafood.

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank 49JW
Reviewed April 24, 2019 via mobile

We had a good time here, the staff is friendly, service oriented and the food is good. The pricing felt reasonable.

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank N6739VFsebastians
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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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February 26, 2018|
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Response from Sandra H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I haven’t been on Facebook for sometime but yes, they will not only serve it without sauce, they will cook to your liking, they are very helpful
December 20, 2016|
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Response from jimmy_vella | Reviewed this property |
Hey! I think you're mistaking me for the owner, which I am not,. I am just a reviewer :)
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August 19, 2016|
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Response from kingmajid | Reviewed this property |
Google the name and phone number showed up. I called using Skype on the morning of the day and got s table. If you don't like fishy food order the fried assorted seafood and meat selection. Good luck
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