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Get there early to get a seat

This was our first time visiting. we tried once before, but there were no seats available. We got... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Venice, Florida
Great music

This was a great find. It is a wine bar that serves very good wine The piano player is an ex... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
Venice, Florida
via mobile
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217 Miami Ave W, Venice, FL 34285-2302
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best Piano Bar I have ever been to! Ray Goins is not only a talented pianist but he knows how to work the crowd. Guest singers are the icing on the cake. Cozy and intimate with some great wines and a variety...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

We drank 2 bottles of wine, had the cheese plate, and flat bread pizza. The cheese plate is phenomenal but the pizza was not to my taste. The crust was very thin and not crisp. However there was only one person behind the counter and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Javy A
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We went there for the first time on Friday night and had a blast! We sat at the bar and Ari waited on us. He is also the owner. He was so very nice and welcoming! The place was hopping and the piano guy was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank dancingbird123
Reviewed 30 August 2018

This was our first time visiting. we tried once before, but there were no seats available. We got there when it opened at 6:30. It is very casual and laid back. Good Bordeaux that paired well with the Chicken Alfredo pizza. The place is small...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ironthis
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Wonderful time! Ari is such a great bartender-host. The music on Thursday evening was a lot of fun. Everyone was singing along to old 60's played beautifully.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Sharon R
Reviewed 9 April 2018

This place is not to be missed! We are blessed in Venice to have so many fine musicians. Lana Reign, who plays on Wed is a concert pianist who has played Carnegie Hall: she is amazing: beautiful and gifted! I try never to miss a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank suetopper00
Reviewed 21 March 2018

There is a wonderful wine selection and fantastic food. Last night we had sea bass. The patrons are friendly and the piano music is fun. Highly recommend this little gem.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Jean S
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a glass of wine and to listen to piano player and maybe request a tune or two. Waitress appeared new and clueless, piano player did nothing to engage the audience and wine was served at the wrong temperature. We will not be...More

Date of experience: February 2018
6  Thank Roberta V
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Great place -- especially Saturday nights when the piano player is terrific and guests break into song. Light food menu very popular. #1 popularity makes it crowded some nights.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank davidsN4423PU
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

This was a great find. It is a wine bar that serves very good wine The piano player is an ex concert pianist that is a very good singer. A full mix of music What makes this place is the crowd many who are very...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank richardsV5730KZ
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Response from marilyn b | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Bob W | Reviewed this property |
18 year old is fine. Don't know about Christmas week schedule. Recommend you check their website.