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Pasticceria Rizzardini

#186 of 1,339 Places to Eat in Venice
Certificate of Excellence
San Polo
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Sestiere San Polo 1415 | Campiello dei Meloni, 30125 Venice, Italy
+39 041 522 3835
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wed - Sat 7:30 am - 8:00 pm
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Portsmouth UK
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Traditional stand-up refreshment for locals on the go but also very welcoming to tourists. Cakes, biscuits, great coffee and what the bar tender called the best hot chocolate in the world. Not quite but certainly delicious.

Thank family9
Budatétény, Budapest, Hungary
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious donuts with vanilla cream filling! The best patisserie in the centre of Venice, near to San Polo!

Thank bogyszti
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband & I called into this place because it had been recommended to us by a friend and we're so glad we did! It was a cold misty day and standing at the counter drinking a thick hot chocolate was just what we needed! No powders and sugar just melted chocolate and milk...perfection! We then got a couple of... More 

Thank Ashfleming
Los Angeles, California
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441 reviews
299 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 431 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

We stopped for cappuccini first thing in the morning, or for macchiato if a bit later, or espresso, or for hot chocolate in the bitter December cold, and it was always wonderful! Cornetti were always fresh and delicious, and pastry fantastic. We enjoyed the apple-honey and the almond pastry, but still talk about the marzapane cake and how silly of... More 

Thank Anna G
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172 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

So many delicious stuff there !!! Typical venetian cookies. Lots with almonds, some with chocolate like the MORO, many with fruits, everything really tasty. But kind of expensif if you wabt to try everything.

Thank elodie50a
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

I been the best tiramissu store in Venezia and the staff introduced 'Pasticceria Rizzardini. Before I leave Venice, I just stop by. But OLD lady served with horrible attitude and the sweets they sell taste really bad. Never go there!!! #venice #terrible #badservice #rudepeople #tastybad #tastyterrible

1 Thank Se Ra Y
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73 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

I stopped in, after eating the street food from Acqua & Mais, for a little dessert, & enjoyed a piece of the dense almond cake (mandorla), but if you are a pastry shop fan, it is not one of the more interesting ones.

2 Thank heddlemaid
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

We stayed a few doors down from this place, and after a morning of terrible jet lagged effected sleep, we went to this pasticceria and got two cappuccinos and a pastry. The pastry was warm and fantastic. We only got one to split, but the next day we got two! Definitely a go to place for your trip to venice.

Thank Morgan D
Toledo, OH
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in here for a casanova and some cappuccino. Both were exceptional. Prices were good, and service was fast and friendly too.

Thank ceweee
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016

Family-run bakery on a tiny back street with an incredible array of homemade cakes and pastries. Pop in for a coffee and watch the locals stop by for their espressos too!

Thank Arpster_UK

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Cafe
Restaurant features
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Bar scene
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
7:30 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sestiere San Polo 1415 | Campiello dei Meloni, 30125 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Polo
  • Neighborhood: San Polo
  • Phone Number: +39 041 522 3835

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in San Polo

Neighborhood Profile
San Polo
The Rialto Bridge is the most famous sight along the Grand Canal in San Polo, smallest of Venice's six sestieri (districts) and by far the busiest neighborhood. Morning Venetians arrive to peruse the markets for fish, fruit and vegetables, while shops display goods from cheese to wine to desserts. San Silvestro and Rialto Market vaporetto (water taxi) stops add to the steady stream of foot traffic. San Polo is defined by churches including Basilica dei Frari, one of the most important churches sought by art lovers.
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