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Al Bacco Felice

#106 of 1,237 Restaurants in Venice
Certificate of Excellence
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Santa Croce
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Santa Croce 197\e, 30125 Venice, Italy
+39 041 528 7794
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Carmel, Indiana
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We loved so much the place that we came back twice. Food was good, and the staff was so nice. We did feel we are like their family there. It was nice that you can leave a picture or message in a paper placed in the walls. It was do cute. I already miss the place.

Thank rabitante
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This place has a fun, relaxed atmosphere. My husband and I ordered the lobster spaghetti and it was really salty we had to mix in the table bread and choke it down with wine to get rid of the salty taste. But the house wine was great! Prices were great and service was average.

Thank Leah S
Los Angeles, California
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for a local restaurant this is it. Food and prices were good. Had gnocchi and veal scalloppini was good

Thank barry s
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this near to where we stayed in Venice, an ideal casual restaurant with a fun style decor! The lasagna was delicious and my husband had spaghetti carbonara which was really tasty too. Definitely worth going to for a relaxed meal if you're near the Castello/Cannaregio area, would recommend it.

Thank Jenny B
Merritt Island, Florida
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158 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an early dinner there before the crowd showed up. It's a busy walk way so if your not into eating around a lot of people you should eat inside. We had the buffalo mozzarella and tomatoes. The cheese was amazing but I have to say the tomatoes were not the best. Just not fully ripe. My wife had... More 

Thank bekntony
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great Italian food in nice little spot of the beaten track. Great service and cheap prices! Save choice if you want to taste some local food.

Thank Niels B
Heidelberg, Germany
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142 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice litte place in one of the side streets of Venice. We found it by chance and enjoyed our stay. The staff is friendly and the food is really good!

Thank narcanti
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Exquisite food, great service, Comfortable and warm atmosphere! Please do yourself a favor and dine here. Two nights in Venice was all we planned, and we had dinner here two nights! There's so many good choices it's hard to resist going back. Thank you for the amazing food and experience!

Thank 縈 陳
Austrey, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We really enjoyed the evening meal. The dishes were freshly cooked and the staff were very friendly and helpful. Good atmosphere too and not expensive..

Thank birdsunlimited
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3 reviews
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We went to Al bacco felicie as a college group. There were 14 of us. At first we have booked our table through facebook, which was really good and well communicated. As the restaurant is quite small they gave us a private room. It was the best restaurant we ate at in Venice. Really good value for money, as the... More 

Thank Karolina B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 33
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Santa Croce 197\e, 30125 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Santa Croce
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Croce
  • Phone Number: +39 041 528 7794

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Santa Croce
Santa Croce gained importance as a sestiere (district) when Piazzale Roma was created in the 1930s to bring cars and buses close to the center of Venice. Constitution Bridge spans the Grand Canal linking Piazzale Roma to the train station. This area buzzes with energy from travelers and students. Historic palaces and former industrial buildings house some departments of Ca' Foscari and IUAV Architecture universities. On the Fondaco dei Turchi, Venice's Museum of Natural History offers Venetians prehistoric thrills, plus an overview of lagoon fish and wildlife. The Grand Canal, northern boundary of Santa Croce, is lined with palaces and decorated by the tall green dome of San Simeon Piccolo. Ca' Pesaro attracts Venetians to its contemporary art exhibitions. The Grand Canal exposes only one face of these buildings. On the opposite side, the palace often interacts with a square or a busy street to represent its neighbourhood identity.
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