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Osteria Bancogiro

#141 of 1,218 Restaurants in Venice
Certificate of Excellence
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Neighbourhood:
San Polo
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Campo San Giacometto, 122, I-30125 Venice, Italy
+39 041 523 2061
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Trieste, Italy
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16 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in to have a drink since we saw a large group of people. Lovely interior. Perfect location for a glass of wine. Disappointed with the unfriendly staff...

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Kiev
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62 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After several years little has changed. The same very high level of service, imagination in food combination, very different and very tasty food and fantastic atmosphere. Thank you and good luck!

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London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I live quite close to Venice but it was my first time in this place! Great and lively atmosphere, packed with people (local and not). The quality of the "cicchetti" was good and yummy ....but quite overpriced.... I'm sure you can get "cicchetti" in Venice for a better price! Its worth a try if you are not starving.... Great wine... More 

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Old bridge
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Went with my wife roaming for some cicchetti and was a bit down as almost all were non veg (great for me but not my wife). Came along here and the meat cicchetti were good but the one we reordered until they had no more left-simple cheese with truffle oil. The most amazing simple yet complex taste that satisfied and... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Ordered the veal cheek w/ polenta and artichoke (very bland) as well as the fusilli w/ lamb ragu (pretty good). Service was a bit slow but we went on a fri night so that's understandable. All in all, just average. Food + water + glass of wine = €56

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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Made a reservation that morning for 7, and had now problem being seated when we arrived on the patio. Ordered appetizers and dinner shortly after being seated. Appetizers arrived as expected and were quite good. But it was close to an hour later that the entree's arrived. Others seated after us were ordering desert. Food was good, but service disappointed.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Wow. Very close to the Rialto Market which makes their ingredients as fresh as can be. Each course was simple and amazing. We sat outside and enjoyed our meal overlooking the Canal. This was the most memorable meal we had while in Italy. The waiters and service were excellent. We would recommend this place to anyone visiting Venice.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Visited twice, wines excellent, crostini filled the hole made by missing lunch, very cool atmosphere . Second visit not so successful, 11pm told by barman we couldn't have a coffee as it was finished. 10 mins later made 3 coffees for their diners, not impressed!

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We have been in Venice for five days and this is by far the best meal that we've had whilst here. The setting is 50 yards from the Rialto market right on the side of the canal and is superb. The staff were friendly and just the right level of touch in their service. I had baby lobster to start... More 

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Redondo Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

I am salivating just thinking of a delicious meal I had at Bancogiro on my last visit in Venice, November 2015. It was one of the best meals I had: a pasta dish with broccoli sauce and anchovies I am guessing. When I came back to the U.S. I desperately sought for a similar dish, to no avail. I just... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 34 - US$ 82
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Campo San Giacometto, 122, I-30125 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Polo
  • Neighbourhood: San Polo
  • Phone Number: +39 041 523 2061

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in San Polo

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San Polo
The Rialto Bridge is the most famous sight along the Grand Canal in San Polo, smallest of Venice's six sestieri (districts) and by far the busiest neighbourhood. Morning Venetians arrive to peruse the markets for fish, fruit and vegetables, while shops display goods from cheese to wine to desserts. San Silvestro and Rialto Market vaporetto (water taxi) stops add to the steady stream of foot traffic. San Polo is defined by churches including Basilica dei Frari, one of the most important churches sought by art lovers.
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