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La Caravella

Calle Larga Via XXII Marzo 2399 | San Marco, 30124 Venice, Italy
+39 041 520 8901
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Calle Larga Via XXII Marzo 2399 | San Marco, 30124 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

While trying not to be ott with the superlatives this place felt like a privilege to dine at. The presentation, service and quality of the food cooked, is as good as the very best restaurants I have been in. The fillet of beef was cooked...More

Thank last_gunslinger2010
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and another couple were visiting Venice, and looking for a highly regarded restaurant for a nice dinner. Like Caravella was recommended by one of our family members and so we decided to give it a shot. Let me just say right off the...More

Thank JH9271969
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at the hotel this is part of, with mixed results. The menu looked great, and the place was always busy. A little expensive and we save this up for our last night in Venice We were seated next to the loudest and most...More

Thank Neil S
serandrei, Proprietario at La Caravella, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Neil S, I read from your review that your expectations have not been met. I am sorry that the dishes on our menu have been appreciated visually and not for their taste. I would like to point out, however, that our chef proposes only...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on the last 3 days of a 12 vac. In Italy. We were encouraged to have lunch in the rest. while waiting for our room to be ready. We were told there was a table,then not,then seated.The service was disinterested and inattentive, food...More

Thank Paula M
serandrei, Proprietario at La Caravella, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mrs. Paula M, I am sorry that the dishes you ordered did not meet your taste. Regarding your risotto, in fact I would like to point out that chef Raimondo Squeo uses only premium quality ingredients and fresh fish. It is a pity that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed the food, service and atmosphere. The location is central as well. Would definitely come back!

Thank Marie8587
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We come to this restaurant every time we visit Venice and without fail it never lets us down. Charming staff, excellent food in the most romantic venue. See you next year

Thank sharuss
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff and service are top notch and the food is so beautifully plated and delicious. Eating here was my favorite part of our trip

1  Thank duncans52017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

By far the best dinner that we had in Venice but nothing like the most expensive. Set in an open courtyard in the heart of the City , adjacent to the most expensive shops, it is easy to find. Service friendly but proper. The manager...More

1  Thank DominicBathEngland
serandrei, Proprietario at La Caravella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear DominicBathEngland, I do thank you for the nice review you had the time to write. It makes us so very proud :) We wait the pleasure to welcome you back. Kindest regards Greta - Zoe Serandrei

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food! Well worth the price. The wait staff were fantastic! They were polite, helpful and attentive. The manager Vincenzo led his team very well. The server attending to us was Giovanni who was fantastic as well. The food was excellent. The lightly boiled lobster...More

Thank William C
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Well situated and easy to find La Caravella was a good find. Good quality food,well presented in comfortable surroundings. Staff beautifully turned out. Sea bass was especially good dish. Very nice experience.

1  Thank Ian T
Nearby
San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one
of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza
San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica,
clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops,
orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand
pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and
...More
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Helen B
8 February 2017|
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Response from serandrei | Property representative |
Dear Mrs. Helen, you can easily find our email address on our official website. restaurantlacaravellacom If you could please contact me back directly or let me have the date and the name on the reservation I would be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$61 - US$92
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Larga Via XXII Marzo 2399 | San Marco, 30124 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Marco
  • Neighbourhood: San Marco
  • Phone Number: +39 041 520 8901
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Description
La Caravella restaurant in Venice can be discovered immediately behind the newly-restored La Fenice theatre, just a few paces from the Piazza San Marco. Stepping inside, you will feel as if you have entered an antique sailing ship, with dark wood paneling, capstans and ropes and leaded windows. In summer, you may not step inside at all as La Caravella moves into a flower-filled courtyard complete with original wells, or the lighter courtyard dining room with typical Venetian ambience. The menu is typically Venetian too, with dishes like classic saor, marinated sardines with onions, pine kernels and raisins, fish soup, or oven orast turbot with potatoes and olives. In addition, the chef uses fresh seasonal ingredients to create trendier fare. The excellent wine list features both historical wine producers and smaller boutique vintners. Planning a party? La Caravella welcomes wedding receptions, private dinners, banquets, corporate entertaining, even coffee breaks. The garden seats up to 65 and one of the dining rooms up to 75.
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