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Bistrot de Venise

Calle Dei Fabbri San Marco 4685 | Calle Dei Fabbri, 30124 Venice, Italy
+39 041 523 6651
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Seafood, International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle Dei Fabbri San Marco 4685 | Calle Dei Fabbri, 30124 Venice, Italy
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Historic and classic cuisine
"highly recommend going for the historic Venetian cuisine tasting menu"
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2. Great staff
"One of those rare combination of exquisite food and expert service"
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3. Romantic and special dinners
"perfect place and setting to have a romantic meal with your partner"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We booked a table on a Friday night, and got a table outside (they asked us what we wanted). Nice and quiet street, atmosphere and some classical music playing in the backround. We had a tasting menu and the fine wine menu, and it was...More

Thank Ingrid J
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We were so lucky to have a table for our family of 3 on New Years Eve. It was so memorable and superb, that we went back on our last night in Venice again. Fine dining at its best, tucked away on the romantic alleys...More

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Sergio F, La Direzione at Bistrot de Venise, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Dear Guest May we kindly thank you for your review on TripAdvisor...it's us who are grateful for your kind words. We are thrilled to read that you found your experience to fulfil your expectations in every aspect, especially in terms of the service we offer....More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Staff were very friendly and attentative. They offered us a salmon appetizer on the house which was a lovely surprise gesture. Food was fabulous! It is a bit on the pricey side but well worth it!! Will be coming back again!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were planning to have dinner here as we were staying at a nearby hotel but after 2 drinks we decided not to stay. The service was very average and saw a few people leave after waiting to be served. We only got our drinks...More

Thank AndyandLans
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took my Girlfriend here on the night I proposed to her at St Marks Square, the staff were amazing. I have never wanted to tip someone so much in my life. We had water on arrival along with complementary breads and sicilian extra virgin...More

Thank kylerowland90
Reviewed 1 week ago

Two of us recently enjoyed a highly enjoyable meal and good service from head waiter, others and the sommelier, who made some good recommendations. The problem was the note on the bill at the end that stated that a tip is not included, although a...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 1 week ago

+ Headwaiter Walter and his Filipino companion were very accommodating and did a very good job + Walter recommended very good wine to go with our meals + Excellent pasta dishes - the seafood carbonara was unique but very yummy + Nice Old World Ambience...More

Thank 98rayar
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this restaurant to help us celebrate our son's Birthday and we were very pleased with both the food and service, as well as the attentiveness of the waiters and the sommelier !

Thank george k
Reviewed 1 week ago

A special night for us and we were looking forward to an elegant restaurant, with a romantic atmosphere and superb food beautifully presented. We were DISAPPOINTED on all counts. We entered from the street into the bar which looked rather cold and stark, like a...More

Thank mwj5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Actually we didn't book a table but we found one by chance. Staff were very helpful, informative, and friendly. The wine menu has a huge variety of wines from different regions of Italy, the food was delicious, and the ambience was magical. Try the appetizer...More

Thank Haneen G
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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Questions & Answers
Kate M
10 February 2018|
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Response from Sergio F | Property representative |
Dear Kate, the menu for lunch and dinner is the same, you can choose the course you prefer with the help of our maitre. Best regards, Bistrot de Venise.
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23 March 2017|
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Response from qhi | Reviewed this property |
No dress code as such but most diners were in "smart casual"
18 October 2015|
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Response from Beverley W | Reviewed this property |
We booked the night before. Not a problem getting a table, and the service was amazing.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$91 - US$195
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Dei Fabbri San Marco 4685 | Calle Dei Fabbri, 30124 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Marco
  • Neighbourhood: San Marco
  • Phone Number: +39 041 523 6651
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Bistrot de Venise first opened in 1993 and has since become a hangout and meeting place where the figurative arts, poetry and culture combine, simply, with Food and Wine....1999 saw the start of our research into Rare Wines and Historical Venetian Cuisine, strengthening our concept of applying culture to local and regional Gastronomy and Wine. ...our hard work still continues today... Gastronomy & Wine…extensive research on the history of venetian Cuisine and Wines, from its noble origins to the present time. The Historic & Renaissance Venetian Cuisine revised and suggested by our Chef Mario Missese and his young team. Our House, unique in town, offer a gastronomic trip back to the past glories of Venice following its history & tradition. ”Award winning” wine list, for the quality and variety of the selected rare wines from the Veneto Region and the North-East of Italy. Professional wine tasting (free) all year round. "..exciting Wine List" .. (see Michelin Guide 2012) specialized in the research of many Rare Wines, a truly unique selection purchased directly from small producers with the help of Istituto Sperimentale di Viticoltura di Conegliano. More than 60 options by the glass and a wide selection of the most prestigious italian vineyards. Prized Wine List by Italian Sommelier Association for best 15 in the Veneto Region at Vinitaly 2010.
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