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Veneto Woodfired Pizza & Pasta

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318 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14604-2610
+1 585-454-5444
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here several times and have always been delighted with the food, service and charm of this little italian restaurant. This time I brought some girl friends and was very embarrassed when the service was terrible. Our waitress Jullian was extremely slow and rude. She took forever to come back to our table between each interaction. She brought... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

Nice, very popular restaurant with friendly staff and reasonable prices. Try not to visit when the place is busy. My thin-crust pizza was almost burned it was hard to cut or chew. My only negative observation is that their pizzas are thin-crust, and I like them Italian style.

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Thank Sergio v
Oswego, New York
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70 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I did not have pizza, but instead a ricotta gnocchi with creamy pesto sauce. It was not very good at all - I did not taste any ricotta, and found the gnocchi to be heavy, with an undercooked flour taste. Good gnocchi should just melt in your mouth and the flour flavor should never be so apparent - it is... More 

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Thank TrvlngPrncss
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3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Had the chicken marsala and it was quite amazing. Everyone in our party had a good experience. I don't want to say more stupid trip advisor

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Thank Nick R
Rochester, New York
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We love coming here. Awesome food. Great atmosphere. Staff is always friendly. Had the chicken parm . Very delicious!

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Reviewed 28 October 2016

The traditional margherita pizza was excellent. The sauce made it particularly good. We also had the Bianca, which was tasty too, but the margherita was really good. We enjoyed looking at the vintage photos of Italy, especially Venice, which were on the walls.

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Thank janswain
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Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed Veneto; the service and ambience were good, and the food was quite good, though the pizza wasn't mind-blowing.

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Thank Humza A
York, New York
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

Good was excellent. Service was great and the atmosphere is nice, kind of quiet. The chicken parmigiano was excellent. The only thing that is a downfall of the place is that the selection is limited, but they cook the food fresh.

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Thank Brittany W
Rochester, New York
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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Corking fee high ($15). Service good. Hostess -- very confused! Like calling me asking if I was keeping my reservation and I was seated! Apps good. Chicken Parm -- bad dry sauce looked like it had been warmed up several times. snapper special $26 -- good but really for that price ? Ummm no.

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Thank katbuck1
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Our group ordered a variety of food including pizzas, salads and pasta dishes. Everyone was very satisfied with their choices. We will definitely eat at Veneto's again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14604-2610
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-454-5444
Description
Veneto is a casual dining restaurant located in downtown Rochester's East End district. For 13 years, we've specialized in from-scratch, light Italian food in an old world atmosphere. Our atmosphere is upscale, yet casual. The kitchen is our centerpiece, as it should be, and set up so that you may watch your meals being prepared right in front of you. The exposed brick in our 150+ year old building and wood furniture provides a warmth and if that's not enough, the wood fired pizza oven reaches 600 degrees. We'd be honored if you would dine with us and let the food, service, and ambiance speak for itself.Our Signature offerings include wood-fired pizzas and hand-made pastas.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?