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What a street!

Via Giuseppe Garibaldi is a very wide street, at least by Venetian standards! It is full of shops... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Dimitris L
Sydney, Australia
A welcome relief

Not far from the hussel of St Marks square Via Garibaldi is a much welcome relief. Often referred... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
Stephanie H
via mobile
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Area of interest in Venice for shopping and restaurants in the Castello district
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  • Very good54%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Via Giuseppe Garibaldi, 30122 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Via Giuseppe Garibaldi is a very wide street, at least by Venetian standards! It is full of shops of all types, full of restaurants and cafes, and full of people going about their daily lives. There are obviously numerous tourists, like us, there as well,...More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Not far from the hussel of St Marks square Via Garibaldi is a much welcome relief. Often referred to as the 'real' Venice this wide street offers a variety of restaurants and shops. Despite its close proximity to the main tourist areas you can take...More

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed 13 May 2017

If you along Riva degli Schiavoni (which turns into Riva something) after crossing a few small canal bridges you will see an unusually wide street. This is Via Garibaldi which is a part of a canal filled in back in the 19th century (if you...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Piazza San Marco is certainly magnificent, but it's also generally jam-packed, so we now head to some of the quieter areas for a more relaxed, neighborhood feel, and Via Giuseppe Garibaldi fits the bill. It's a broad, straight thoroughfare with a number of restaurants and...More

1  Thank christine1354
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Real venice.very close to the busy san Marco s square you arrive in the real venice.people is working .family with children women buy fruits from the boat. You must have a spritz there watching people moving.

1  Thank Melind72
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has the best fish soup and spaghetti with mussels ever!!! No need to think twice, try the fish soup if you ever come here (about €17/ fish soup)

1  Thank Linh N
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Pedestrianised area close to the Arsenale with lots of shops and restaurants.Pleasant to walk around and to call in for a drink or a meal.

Thank failworthjoe
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Away from all the tourist attractions but minutes away from the attractions when you want to visit. it's nice to be with the locals....

Thank Spencer-Chun
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Treviso by itself is a beautiful town and the walk all around the Garibaldi river is worth it. Honestly it's a better experience than Venice with lovely trees n less people. There are a few cafe's along it where one could relax and sip over...More

Thank Bhawant
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Via Garibaldi is a large street in the Castello region nice bars and cafes come here after visiting the Giardini.

Thank Paul123m
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
neighbourhood 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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Sarah J
15 April 2017|
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Response from failworthjoe | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sarah j,there are lots of restaurants and cafe bars on the Via Garibaldi,take your pick and enjoy.