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Ostaria al Vecio Pozzo

Santa Croce, 656, 30135 Venice, Italy
+39 041 524 2760
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Santa Croce, 656, 30135 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place was recommended to us by our Airbnb host. Neighborhood joint on not so picturesque street. Service is slow, but good. One server for the whole place but we didn’t mind. We had walked 10 miles and we were ready for a meal and...More

Thank Juaners
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited on a recommendation to be met by distinctly unfriendly staff despite our reservation. Struggled to place an order while two of the wait staff appeared to have an argument over who should serve us. The food was indifferent and not worth a repeat visit...More

Thank HarareScotsman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here one evening and the food was good. Overall not incredible. This is mainly because of the prices. It is on the pricier side so we expected it to either be amazing or large portions. It was neither. About average food and small...More

Thank Kristen G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our very first meal in Italy, and that set a pretty high standard for the rest of our meals in Italy. We were told by our hotel (nearby) that they had excellent pizza....indeed they did. Service was ok....and it did look like a place where...More

Thank MK330
Reviewed 11 September 2017

My husband and I stumbled across what seemed to be a charming restaurant one late afternoon and were greeted by a friendly waiter who invited us to sit and dine. The food was more than decent, the service good, and we felt like we had...More

Thank BKTJ
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

We visited Venice bk in August and wow it's was beautiful so many little walks that lead us to stumble across this amazing restaurant! We managed on our 1st night to get a table and the food/service was great you wasn't bugged or hassled to...More

Thank tashalee84
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We visited here after asking our host where she liked to eat in Venice, we wanted to experience typical Venetian life. We walked a long way to get to the restaurant and were ready for a nice drink and good food. Our welcome was a...More

Thank FamilyG3
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

There was a thunderstorm and very heavy rain this evening. When the rain stopped we wanted to eat near our hotel - the Antiche Figure. We found this restaurant. It is one of those typical Osteria. Low key, bright lighting (!), good food. We had...More

Thank teabus
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We loved eating here. It was close to our hotel in Santa Croce on a quiet street. The Sarde in Saor con polenta was awesome. All dishes (lasagna, pasta with seafood, grilled seafood, cheese plate and grilled veggies) were delicious. The waiter was very helpful,...More

Thank petrellad
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We had dinner and lunch at Ostaria al Vecio Pozzo and it was absolutely delicious ! the service is rapid, courteous and the food is outstanding. Recommend the lasagna and the pizza. Very good selection of wines as well. Next time we are in Venice,...More

Thank ThePerrys_10
Santa Croce
Santa Croce gained importance as a sestiere (district)
when Piazzale Roma was created in the 1930s to bring
cars and buses close to the center of Venice.
Constitution Bridge spans the Grand Canal linking
Piazzale Roma to the train station. This area buzzes
with energy from travelers and students. Historic
palaces and former industrial buildings house some
departments of Ca' Foscari and IUAV Architecture
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$65
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santa Croce, 656, 30135 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Santa Croce
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Croce
  • Phone Number: +39 041 524 2760
  • E-mail
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