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Cassariano Italian Eatery

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313 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-2004 (Nassau Rd)
+1 941-485-0507
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Englewood, Florida
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

This is my second review. I wanted to do another as it was a first visit for our friends who asked that I share their experience. Service, food and presentation was excellent. We were seated on time, Georgeo our waiter was very pleasant and attentive servicing the four of us. We shared two appertizers, the Carpaccio di Pesce (raw sword... More 

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Thank Connie L
Antonio P, Guest Relations Manager at Cassariano Italian Eatery, responded to this review

Hi Connie, we’re so glad to hear that you and your group enjoyed your recent visit with us. We agree that the Sea Bass Piccata and Carpaccio are both excellent options out of the many we offer. Thanks so much for taking the time to share your feedback about your recent visit and we hope to have the pleasure of... More 

Salem, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Went for dinner last evening. I ordered the pan seared halibut. It was fantastic! The service was great I visit Venice every year and I will be sure to eat here each time I am in the area. Shout out to our waitor Luis! He was great.

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Thank salemmarie25
Antonio P, Guest Relations Manager at Cassariano Italian Eatery, responded to this review

Hi! We’re so glad to hear that your group enjoyed your recent visit with us. We agree that the pan seared halibut is an excellent choice out of the many options we offer. Thanks so much for taking the time to share your feedback about your recent visit. We look forward to seeing you next time you’re visiting Venice! More 

Sarasota, Florida
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117 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

We were a large gathering, with different people ordering the salmon, the sea bass, the veal on bone, pasta dishes, and seafood. Everything was fantastic, and delivered at the same time. The minestrone was extremely fresh, as was everything else. We definitely plan a return visit.

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Thank Bethamy
Antonio P, Guest Relations Manager at Cassariano Italian Eatery, responded to this review

Hi Bethamy, thanks for the great review! We take great pride in our hardworking staff and appreciate your high praises. We look forward to having you back again soon! More 

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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Dinner at this restaurant started ok even though we had to wait 15 minutes for our table to be ready. We were seated and ordered appetizers and mains. Our apps arrived soon but then the plates weren't cleared before the mains arrived. I actually cleared the plates myself. Then my entree was incorrect and I had to wait at least... More 

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Antonio P, Guest Relations Manager at Cassariano Italian Eatery, responded to this review

Hi Mary. Thank you for taking the time to write a review and provide us with feedback. We're sincerely sorry for the poor service you received, as we strive to impress our guests with quick, attentive, and friendly service. We also certainly try to get all of our guests' orders correct the first time, so we apologize for the mix... More 

Venice, Florida
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168 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

To start, I called on a Sunday to make a reservation and got a recording. I left my request and proper contact info. By Tues. did not hear back, so I called again. They had no record of a reservation for me but, gave me one 15 min. later than I wanted. Come Sat. they were either going to place... More 

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Thank Nancy H
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

went for lunch with a friends-service, food and atmosphere. On the line of a NYC bistro- food prepared very well and served hot. Service with a very pleasant young man with a lovely Italian accent.

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Thank marie s
Antonio P, Guest Relations Manager at Cassariano Italian Eatery, responded to this review

Hi Marie, thanks for the great review! We take great pride in our hardworking staff and appreciate your high praises. We look forward to having you back again soon! More 

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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Lovely experience! Great food, service and atmosphere. Eggplant parm app is ample and yummy. Salads are enormous and fabulous!

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Thank Carol P
Temple Terrace, Florida
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Casaariano is a distinction. Great service, food, atmosphere and live music on certain nights. First the food...always tasty and great special dishes. Presentation is 5 star quality. Stands way above other Italian restaurants on the avenue and they have some quality competition. Bread biscuits are unique and homemade like home. The service is one of the reasons we come again... More 

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Venice, Florida
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

I love the Penne bolanase, very good Italian food. I think you will not be disappointed if you have lunch or dinner there

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Venice, Florida
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Make a reservation and check your credit card available limit, but if you want fine dining in South Sarasota County this is one of only a handful of options. They never disappoint, and they do a very good lunch, too, for the same lunchtime price as most everywhere in town.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 313 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-2004
    (Nassau Rd)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-485-0507

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?