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Patches Family Restaurant

501 E Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-4634
+1 941-484-6713
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good45%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible12%
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“pancakes” (13 reviews)
“gyro” (2 reviews)
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American, Diner
501 E Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-4634
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They seemed like lovely people running the place. I couldn't quibble about that, and the coffee is endless! Hooray. But Patches has a quality issue with their food. The presentation is abysmal, and just passes as lazy. Four dishes of normal breakfast-fare, and all four...More

Thank PaulKandfamily
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Our experience was quite negative. Our group of men will not return. Have your ever been asked to leave quickly because they want your table for others? The food is fair but pricey for an old place.

Thank Z5164ZZjohno
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Had a real good breakfast. Convenient location just over the bridge from Venice historic shopping district. Would recommend for budget minded .

Thank A2222TVwilliamh
Reviewed 17 April 2017

I ordered eggs, grits, biscuit and coffee. All was served promptly and cooked perfectly. Service was friendly.

Thank themightydw
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had passed this restaurant several times and the parking lot was always full (of course it is a small parking lot). The first thing e noticed when we walked in was the clown theme--there was nothing on the outside to give this away. While...More

Thank Debra S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Patches has roots in Venice since the Ringling days--Venice was the winter headquarters for Ringling Brothers, B&B circus. Decaying rail line and no one willing to pay to fix it, ended that era, leaving behind a 4500 seat arena, finally torn down by City. Near...More

Thank Edwin M
Reviewed 3 April 2017

If you are looking for a home cooked meal and a friendly atmosphere, Patches has it all. Friendly staff, great food and you can just sit back and relax. We go for breakfast here often and love the place. Our special needs son loves it...More

Thank Frances V
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Good local place for breakfast. Not a whole lot open around 9:00 am. Small parking lot, but nice down home local restaurant to eat. Staff friendly, food mediocre, prices cheap.

Thank brad m
Reviewed 5 March 2017

My daughter and I ordered bacon/cheese omelet, bacon crispy along with the sides. My daughter ordered a side of bacon crispy. The side of bacon came 1st about 10 minutes before the meal. She ate that. The omelets arrived, bacon not cooked in the omelet,...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Owner was the rudest person we have ever met. Guess she doesn't realize who keeps her in business. We had a table where the sun was in my husband's eyes and there were no shades on the windows. My sister-in-law pulled the cafe curtain so...More

Thank blueracecar66
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 E Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-4634
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-484-6713
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