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A Taste of Italy

Main Street, Venice, FL
+1 941-488-8282
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“pizza” (28 reviews)
“carbonara” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
Main Street, Venice, FL
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of our local friends suggested to try the A Taste of Italy It was well received as wow, where have you been all this time. We started out with the fresh bread, OMG it was like you just fell into a bakery. I should...More

Thank Emeric S
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We love this place for wood fired pizza- nice toasty and tasty crust- always fresh ! The cheese varieties are Real melty, stringy cheese the way it SHOULD be!!! Tomatoes and sauces are just right. This time we chose Quattro stagioni with artichoke hearts, ham,...More

1  Thank Caiatikid
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We ordered bruschetta to start. I had the Caesar salad and my daughter had the seafood salad. Our bruschetta came when we were halfway through with our meal. It was tasteless and had only 1 sprig if basil. No garlic at all. My salad had...More

Thank SupperClubClub
Reviewed 18 August 2017

The food was not good at all, we had the lasagna and a pasta dish that was incorrect. It was like they took it out of a can or box. The price we paid wasn't worth it at all. Service was slow, we are residents...More

Thank charlescG9043OF
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The origional owners built a great restaurant, but they sold out, and the new owners' have dropped the ball. We dined they the first week in April (2017), even though we saw a lot of bad reviews. We have to concur - the quality has...More

2  Thank billgardiner
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We had been coming to Made In Italy for years and typically order one of four or five "standard dishes". This time we ordered a Margarita pizza with ham and when it came out it had about a quarter inch inch of water on the...More

1  Thank William S
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Enjoyed our dinner here, very Italian bread to begin, good Parma ham, a trifle salty, but an excellent starter dish. This trip.was only pizza for main but as a consequence of the quality and ingredients, will return to try some of the Italian specials. Staff...More

Thank bob b
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Had reservations still half hour wait we called half hour ahead like they tell you too. ordered ravioli then waitress brings a different kind says sorry didn't realize we ran out. Noisy overpriced won't be back.

Thank soldlisa
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

For Venice this is a very good Italian restaurant. Probably one of the best in town. Major problem is that it is noisy. Service friendly and efficient. Sauces are a bit heavy for our taste, used to them being a bit fresher tasting. Excellent appetizers...More

Thank 98999Mike
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Went to Taste of Italy Wed night. Salad course was fine, particularly the "Florida" salad. Things wen downhill when the main courses arrives. One person ordered the Antipasto Plate, which was two pieces of Prochutto, and a small bit of dried out cheese. Pathetic. Another...More

Thank retiredandsmilin
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Kathleen M
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Response from Carol A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is. I am the one that got the name wrong, unfortunately. Sorry for the confusion.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Street, Venice, FL
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-488-8282
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