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Osteria Bea Vita

#101 of 1,243 Restaurants in Venice
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Cannaregio 3082 | Fondamenta Delle Capuccine, 30121 Venice, Italy
+39 041 275 9347
9:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Toronto, Canada
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Best food during our visit in Venice. Make sure you reserve in advance specially for Saturday night . I wanted to go again but it was booked.

Thank goldenB72
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

♥️♥️♥️ Stopped for Apperitv and had tasty bites of fried olives; meatballs & tomato with mozarella. Ended up eating dinner - had the best dish of our trip with the mussels & clam spaghetti! The stock and flavour was out of this world! Will be going back for more!

Thank Tracy L
Miami, Florida
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place. So perfect. We were lucky enough that our airbnb was a block away. When asked the person that was cleaning the flat where could we go for real food, she recommended this place. It made this trip an absolute delight. It is as local as it gets, a small osteria where everyone speaks italian, with tables on the... More 

Thank emartinot
London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Whenever I read a restaurant review that says something along the lines of 'this was so good I was tempted to keep it to myself' I am very sceptical. But frankly it was only finding out that the Osteria Bea Vita is already in several guidebooks (while we were congratulating ourselves smugly on finding a hidden gem in Venice) that... More 

Thank W6travellers
Garstang, United Kingdom
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358 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

We stopped off on our walk through the Jewish Qtr for some Prosecco and Ciccheti. Service was good, the Italian Tapas was good, we would call again

Thank Paul H
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed April 2, 2017

Along a hidden canal this little place certainly hit the spot for a selection of tapas and bellini drinks. The waitress was helpful (despite the lunch time rush and full tables) for our choice of tapas (cicchetteria). We sat outside and ordered Bellini drinks, bread was brought and then a modest priced selection from the cicchetteria menu including sardines with... More 

Thank Floss501
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed March 31, 2017

We had a lovely experience here, location is great in one of our favorite area of Venice (not touristic) people were really kind and food really good. We have choose seafood dishes : two different appetisers and 1 first dish and 1 second dish, including glasses of prosecco and 1 litre of home wine and coffee paying around 35 euro... More 

Thank Luca D
Istanbul, Turkey
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

Nice place by the canal, pasta was very good, smoked salmon pasta with white sauce. House wine white...

Thank tugberkbb
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

I had high expectations after reading the reviews. I booked a table for 8pm on a Wednesday in March and found that there were lots of empty tables when I arrived. I received a very friendly welcome and I was impressed by the menu. From the Primi I ordered the garganelli pasta with sea bass and wild fennel, which was... More 

Thank Howard B
Bari, Italy
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86 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed March 16, 2017

Really great place to eat and rest. The staff is welcoming beyond imagination (they provided us two free drinks) and the typical dishes served at lunch speak venetian. No thrills, only good food and real feel for 13 € (complete menu).

Thank Pigwanderer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $50
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
9:30 am - 11:30 pm
9:30 am - 11:30 pm
9:30 am - 11:30 pm
9:30 am - 11:30 pm
9:30 am - 11:30 pm
9:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cannaregio 3082 | Fondamenta Delle Capuccine, 30121 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Cannaregio
  • Neighborhood: Cannaregio
  • Phone Number: +39 041 275 9347

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Staying in Cannaregio

Neighborhood Profile
Cannaregio is the second largest sestiere (district) with its busy Santa Lucia train station. Many transplanted Venetians commute from the outlying areas, “terra firma” to the locals, which is shorthand for any place that is not Venice. Two Grand Canal bridges serve Cannaregio, the newest (Constitution, 2008) still a local hotbed of controversy. Ponte degli Scalzi is a busy link to the train station. Nearby shops on the Lista di Spagna offer specialties like pastries and coffee that lure Venetians with a down-to-earth attitude. The Ghetto, where the Jewish population was segregated in Cannaregio, has five historic synagogues with an active Jewish community. The Fondamente Nove bustles with foot traffic to the Rialto and San Marco while vaporettos (water taxis) head to Murano and other islands. Side streets lead into quiet picturesque neighborhoods and palaces like Ca' d'Oro rise directly out of the water.
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