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Ai Barbacani

Calle del Paradiso Castello 5746, 30122 Venice, Italy
+39 041 521 0234
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tiramisu” (41 reviews)
“steak” (29 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Calle del Paradiso Castello 5746, 30122 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really good place for nice dinner. Food was amazing, the environment too and of course the services. We enjoyed the perfect evening for reasonable price.

Thank Agne G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With my wife we had a very nice dinner at Ai barbacani. It’s not a cooncidence you must book in advance and it’s full every day. Salads and pasta are great. The environment very charming and the staff friendly. We also had a bottle of...More

Thank Cesar A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good but not outstanding We've had better. The service however was bad. Waitress took our plates away the second we took the last bite. We were still munching our food in fact. Staff did not make feel welcome either. Left a bad...More

Thank debduca000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For a 3€ per person cover charge we had a small glass of prosecco while pursuing the menu, bread and bread sticks to nibble while waiting for our meals and limoncello while waiting for the bill. We decided to share a serve of spaghetti with...More

Thank MarjofromBrissie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We called here on a busy Saturday night without a reservation. We weren’t able to get a table at that time but was told to return at 830pm. We did and wasn’t disappointed. Service is friendly and helpful. Food was excellent served in a traditional...More

Thank mrswig142
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I guess I was expecting more from this restaurant, but it was good, not great. I had the daily mixed marinated fish to start which was nice. Tagliatelle bolognese next which left a little something to be desired and tiramisu to finish which was okay....More

Thank _S_a_c_h_s_travel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came there just after 6pm and were lucky to have a table without reservation. Several other groups were turned away as the restaurant was fully booked. The fireplace was just what we needed on the rainy day. The food was delicious and not overpriced (14-20...More

Thank Elena F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed an afternoon meal with friends at this place. The Gavi de Gavi was marvellous, the welcome prosecco was lovely and the food was outstanding. Most of us had fish and some of us had steak. Overall with two bottles of wine, water and desert...More

Thank Mills_Mills
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A friend recommended this restaurant to me, so I thought of trying it myself. The place is very nice and the service is very good. When we arrived we were offered a glass of prosecco each and then some bread. We got the 22€ fixed...More

Thank elias a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For the area of Vienna you this is a good stop. It is cozy and classic. Good for a family. All the food we ordered was great. The service was very good

Thank David B
Castello is the largest of the six sestieri
(districts), and the only one not facing onto the
Grand Canal. More than half of Castello is situated
within Arsenale, the naval base, which occupies over
one-fifth the area of Venice. This gentrified maritime
neighbourhood feels busy but casual. Castello’s side
streets are laid back, with small boats lining canals
criss-crossed by laundry. Semiannual exhibitions add a
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Luka M
21 December 2016|
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On New Year's Eve at Ristorante ai Barbacani is served only a set menu, € 120,00 per person.
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22 October 2016|
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Response from Roger T | Reviewed this property |
Can't tell you - try phoning or emailing the ristorante. Cannot imagine Sunday is different - unless it is closed, of course!
9 September 2016|
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Response from ChrisThomas_60 | Reviewed this property |
You can call, visit or email to book.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 22 - US$ 29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle del Paradiso Castello 5746, 30122 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Castello
  • Neighbourhood: Castello
  • Phone Number: +39 041 521 0234
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