Great local place Excellent lunch The owner was fantastic as our Italian wasn’t the best but very warm and hospitable! Pasta was fresh and tasty! Great vino ! Full of locals , a must do ! Get there early as it’s busy !!
1 - 10 of 264 reviews
Fabulous sea bass ravioli, fabulous swordfish carpaccio, fabulous tuna tartare. The monkfish with stewed artichokes was pretty good too. What a lovely lunch.
We first started visiting this restaurant early evening for spritz and cicchetti on our way back to our apartments on Giudecca. Breakfast another morning followed and finally on our last day we had lunch. Fabulous, the decor belied the restaurant's quality,we didn't realise the food...More
An easy, rather enjoyable vaporetto hop from Zattere in Dorsoduro to Giudecca, and La Palanca is the perfect reason for making it. An enthusiastic and extremely friendly host runs this buzzing place which was mainly filled with locals when we went there for lunch. I...More
Local and authentic food. One of the best meals we had, located in Guidecca a short vaporetto ride across from the Zattere. Our waiter was so good. He was knowledgeable and we were not disappointed with his recommendations. Most of all his nature and enthusiasm...More
Cant find better pasta then in Italy.La Palanca has some excelent pasta,i had spaghetti and my wife had fish !! Both were acompanied by good house red wine.With a nice view and good serivce i would definently come back.
Went here for lunch whilst wandering about Guidecca. It’s very busy at lunchtime so space is precious. Don’t try sitting at a larger table when only two of you!! Lol. Having said that, the spaghetti was delicious and the red house wine was the best...More
If you have time in Venice, get away from St. Mark's Square and take the #2 Valperatto to Guidecca, the lovely island across from the bustle of San Marco and Dorsodouro. Guidecca has a more industrial feel, and is where many local Venetians actually live....More
came for a drink and cicchetti and were not disappointed. very few tourists , many locals, great cicchetti, like acciughe and mezzancolle in soar and good wines. well done ! and very honest prices