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Caffe Centrale

Piscina de Frezzaria, 1659/B | San Marco, 30100 Venice, Italy
+39 041 887 6642
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Piscina de Frezzaria, 1659/B | San Marco, 30100 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing restaurant, very high standards from start to finish! Food and drinks delicious. Staff very friendly and attentive. Highly recommend. Reasonable prices too for quality.

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caffecentralevenezia, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Caffe Centrale, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, thanks for choosing our restaurant! We are grateful of your beautiful words. Best regards, Beatrice

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Late dinner after opera close by. Initially alarmed by neglectful service, seemed like servers were on a break!, rectified by efficient, attentive warm service by all staff. We were seated by an open window right on a canal with gorgeous light reflections, very beautiful stone...More

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caffecentralevenezia, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Caffe Centrale, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest, thank you so muck for your kindly feedback and your wonderful words! Your feedback is important for us We hope to see you again. Best regards, Beatrice

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful meal in a wonderful town. Not often that I wax rhapsodic about a salad, but the Insalatina was particularly fresh, and expertly dressed by our attentive camariere. The entrees were also outstanding. I am not a tiramisu fan but sampling of my wife's...More

1  Thank keysmcfarlane
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Wow what a lovely romantic place to eat an take in the ambiance overlooking the canal. We had a lovely meal, so unusual from the cappuccino cod, the omelette an amberjack burger through to the deconstructed tirimisu yummy. Each dish an assault on the senses...More

1  Thank _bernigart
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Lovely food, however the portions are very small for the price. Nice atmosphere for a drink with friends or for a small bite to eat

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Very decent meat and service, however the oddest wine list I've ever seen, guys you must hire a sommelier very urgently... In essence half the bottles are cheap average wines and then it jumps straight to 500 to 2000 eur bottles with nothing in between.....More

Thank Ka M
Reviewed 6 May 2018

We were lucky enough to get the table directly on the canal- so close that boats my spray the legs of the dinner table! The restaurant offers a selection of modern and traditional Italian food with an emphasis on seafood. There is a great selection...More

1  Thank MHM851
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Whilst looking for somewhere to book for a Sunday dinner I found this online and snapped it up without doing much more than a cursory glance to see what others had said about the place. So it came as a bit of a surprise that...More

3  Thank Matthew W
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Excellent service. Food good but I wouldn't put in the outstanding category. This is for the sous chef/line cooks. As a bit of a amateur chef/foodie, the gnocci could benefit from being finished with a quick saute' in butter to crust and brown slightly. The...More

Thank 815PaulT
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Beautiful place, very good and friendly service and most important: the food was delicious. The place to go in Venice!

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caffecentralevenezia, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Caffe Centrale, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2018

Dear guest, thank you so much for your kindly feedback and your beautiful words. We hope to see you again!! Best regards, Beatrice

San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one
of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza
San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica,
clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops,
orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand
pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
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18 December 2014|
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Response from m1sog | Reviewed this property |
Its expensive wherever you eat in Venice but this place is pretty good value. They have a varied menu and you can probably expect to pay 50 euro per head for a lovely meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$70 - US$81
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piscina de Frezzaria, 1659/B | San Marco, 30100 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Marco
  • Neighbourhood: San Marco
  • Phone Number: +39 041 887 6642
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