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Trattoria Al Gazzettino

Sottoportego Delle Acque 4997, 30124 Venice, Italy
+39 041 521 0497
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (410 reviews)
“biscotti” (21 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Sottoportego Delle Acque 4997, 30124 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

We can to this restaurant by recommendation from our hotel. The food was delicious!!! The wine and digestiv were also delicious, and we were given a bag of pasta to bring home. The staff was very friendly and gave us great food and wine suggestions....More

Thank Lenc59
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The unique position of this charming trattoria along a quaint medebil passage to a little channel gives a special feeling to this fun, friendly space. The reception with a welcome wine and a taste of the gnocchi immediately feels like a warm Italian hug. The...More

Thank MCOriginals
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Warm welcome by the host Ridha. Great gluten free menu. Great atmosphere. Food very tasty but the friendly atmosphere made the evening. A must fir a casual meal in Venice.

Thank AussieTraveler2016
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The place is charming in its rustic old style but the taste of the food is superb. My children are fussy eaters but they went through their risotto and pizza with surprising eagerness. The adult pasta portions are quite generous and the staff recommendations are...More

Thank chukri
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food was good but I was put off by them asking for TripAdvisor reviews on everything that they could print it on. You receive a complimentary bag of pasta to go and the label asks you to review.. Other than that the atmosphere was...More

Thank Hanna-Mari B
Reviewed yesterday

After living in Italy for a 3 month stay for studies, my parents decided to come visit so we can tour Italy together. Once we were in Venice, we just happened to pass by Al's restaurant and when we were there looking at the menu,...More

Thank Verocav
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food was phenomenal!! I would recommend this restaurant to anyone. The seafood risotto was the best risotto I have ever had!

Thank Ebony N
Reviewed 2 days ago

I happen to visit Venice with friends and we were looking for a more casual and less tourist-like place to have lunch (if you can ever find this in Venice!). We actually went into the tripadvisor app and found Trattoria Al Gazzetino. After a great...More

Thank Pablo M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Small place and you will have to make reservations. The food was amazing! We had the lobster spaghetti and was delicious. Portions were big and the flavor was perfect. The give you some additional food and drink for free. We even got our own bag...More

Thank vasimpson
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is well worthwhile finding this place. The food was superb, the wine was awesome and the service was excellent and fun. It has the feel of a family restaurant. If you are in Venice and want authentic Italian food, you need to go here.

Thank mellisnj84
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,
plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and
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4 July 2017|
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Response from Alexjharris | Reviewed this property |
No picture but the portion sizing on the dish is good for two people. As are all the dishes I have tried at the restaurant. It is a European serving but they are good sizes... Trust me I'm a big guy! I recommend the... More
Julia S
20 June 2017|
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Response from bandkpetersen | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they had multiple vegan options.
5 May 2017|
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Response from manuelsY115FK | Reviewed this property |
I remember a menu with a lot of options, and I think pastas are friendly to kids. I do not see a problem taking kids to the wonderful place!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sottoportego Delle Acque 4997, 30124 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Marco
  • Neighbourhood: San Marco
  • Phone Number: +39 041 521 0497
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