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Wistub de la Petite Venise

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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4 rue de la Poissonnerie, 68000, Colmar, France
+33 3 89 41 72 59
12:00 - 14:00
Closed now
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Mon - Tue 12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Thu - Fri 19:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
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Nicosia, Cyprus
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169 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had lunch on a cold day. Selection of food was good, we opted for starters and a main each. Starters (soup and foie gras) we both excellent. Chicken main was ok. Staff were friendly and helpful but as they were busy they didn't notice I wanted to order some other things!!

Thank Alkis_H
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152 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Didn't like this place. It started when we made the booking and were informed we would only have a table for an hour and a half. Very matter of fact about it. Anyway we decided to keep the booking and ate there. It was like a creche with lots of noisy kids downstairs. It wasn't in the slightest bit relaxing.... More 

Thank Doodah99
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70 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

As my title says,this is a busy little restaurant, so it is wise to book in advance. I have been here a number of times over the years and have always found the place to be friendly. The staff have been helpful explaining in English items on the menu that I may not have been familiar with and generally doing... More 

Thank the-wandering-fool
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Ωραια ατμοσφαιρα. Καλο φαγητο αλλα λιγο ακριβο. Nice food excellent atmosphere but more expensive than expected.

Tel Aviv, Israel
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Meal was excellent, a typical local french kitchen. Service was nice and in english! if you are in the area - go for it! cons - menu is not in english...

Thank Amirt85
Stuttgart, Germany
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We visited the Restaurant with 4 people. Service The Restaurant is located in the center of Petit Venice and therefore lots of people want to visit the Restaurant. For that reason the Service implemented a Kind of a shift System, where you have to leave the Restaurant after you had your Dinner. I understand that behaviour if you don't eat... More 

Thank Marquitos2000
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

This was honestly the best meal my husband and I had on our two week trip in France. The pork was outstanding and memorable. Service was wonderful. The ambience was romantic and cozy. Thank you, Wistub de la Petite Venise, for the experience.

Thank Megan G
Huntington Beach CA
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

The traditional food was yummy and the dining area was so cozy. My ham on the bone was delicious with a side salad and mashed potatoes. My husband had the sausage, sauerkraut and potatoes. Very hearty meals. The restaurant was hard to find, very close to the Rue Turenne Bridge.

Thank Toni Y
Fordingbridge, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

We had eaten at JYs and at the Cocotte and wnated to try another restaurant. This was our choice. It was a cosy restaurant and we got there very early. They served us without bother and the food was good. Wine available by the glass and a good choice. Unpretentious, but very pleasant.

Thank frogham
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped for lunch and had the worst experience in the lovely City of Colmar. The waitress had to be pushed to speak English, every time she returned again spoke only French. To add insult to injury the Onion pie was burnt black. When pointed out to the server she says "I don't know the word burnt" . Her attitude... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 rue de la Poissonnerie, 68000, Colmar, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Grand Est  >  Haut-Rhin  >  Colmar
  • Phone Number: +33 3 89 41 72 59

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