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Grancaffe Quadri

Piazza San Marco San Marco 121, 30124 Venice, Italy
+39 041 522 2105
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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Piazza San Marco San Marco 121, 30124 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you can spare the expense this is an experience not to be missed. Sit outside, listen to the Cafe Quadri orchestra and dream awhile. I loved it here.

Thank FreoJan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Venice recently as one of our ports of call whilst cruising. For a coffee break we decided to stop by at the famous St Mark's Square. We sat outside and the view was amazing, so relaxing and watching the world go by! I...More

Thank KarenSKL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to go early for our dinner and stop at Quadri for a pre-dinner drink. As we were enjoying the music, the sun was going down and then the bells in the tower just started ringing as the sun hit the Basilica. Gorgeous. Yes,...More

Thank DXB_Maple
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This cafe on piazza San Marco has a historic name. Do NOT be misleaded by the decor and historic atmosphere. Yes that only is great. We had coffee here and the quality was just poor. Half a cup of instant dry frozen coffee for the...More

Thank corky K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had a quick lunch here before departing on our fourth day in Venice....I had a seafood pasta dish, wth olives. It was good, but not great. My wife too ordered a pasta dish that was ok. The Aperol Spritz, small but...More

Thank Josmshank
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The view and ambience here is amazing. But skip the very ordinary food and enjoy a 23 euro drink... the view is worth it even if the service isnt.

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an elegant restaurant with great view on San Marco. Expensive but you are in San Marco Venice

Thank ridley2015
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We actually had dinner in the bistro which is on the ground floor. Waiters were extremely good, food too which is surprising on St Marco square. We have enjoyed the atmosphere is this hystorical place. Reservations are absolutely necessary.

Thank Nadya7799
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I was at Caffe Quadri in Aug'17 and I tried the tasting menu. The food was sub standard. The soup was too salty. The amberjack fish that they prepared was appalling as it was dry, tough, and downright poor. The pasta was average too. I...More

Thank CharlesMaWH
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This restaurant is located between St. Mark's Square and the Grand Canal in beautiful Venice. The orchestra always plays serenading the patrons while they dine from a very expensive menu and people watch. If you want to sit, and soak in the ambiance of St....More

Thank travelinbandman
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza San Marco San Marco 121, 30124 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Marco
  • Neighbourhood: San Marco
  • Phone Number: +39 041 522 2105
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