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Trattoria Alla Rivetta

Castello 4625, Ponte San Provolo, Venice, Italy
+39 041 528 7302
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“fish lasagna” (6 reviews)
“fritto misto” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Castello 4625, Ponte San Provolo, Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's easy to miss this tiny restaurant, almost under a bridge. It's good unpretentious family Italian cooking, all delicious and reasonably priced compared to many other local places. Space is limited and it fills up early and quickly - you may have to share a...More

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were advised to go here by our hotel staff. It was our first night in Italy. We had an older waiter who knew little English, but the experience was incredible. We ordered a bottle of wine (Delicious), had fried calamari, and then dinner. I...More

Thank MamacitaSara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We received a recommendation from the reception at our hotel to eat at the restaurant. we go there for lunch.the Restaurant is located in front of the hotel the that we stay at Venice. the Place very nice. Dishes were excellence, I ordered lasagna Cod...More

Thank shayb62
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We headed here on advice from a friend. Whilst the food was true home cooked Italian fare, and very good, we felt rushed to eat and leave. Saying that, the staff were friendly and jovial but everything seemed rushed. It was also very expensive, compared...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We heard about this place from a food blog that my daughter found. It sounded cool so we made a reservation for 8:30, not sure that would have mattered. We arrived at 8:30 and were told it would be 5 minutes, but they poured some...More

Thank jjp333
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family of 5 had the best meal here from our 3 week vacation. We had just toured St. Mark's and asked our tour guide for a recommendation. We were hot, tired and hungry. Ivan and his crew were most welcoming! We had a table...More

Thank Ann1234736
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walking through the nice streets of Venice, our family heard a grumble. This was not an incoming storm, but the pains of hunger from walking the whole day. We quickly looked up places to eat on TripAdvisor and this restaurant came up as a recommended...More

Thank Robin R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Have you ever had a special Italian in your life who cooked you good food? I have- she was my Sicilian great grandma who immigrated to Canada as a child bride before the Great Depression. She raised a large family who, as they grew up...More

1  Thank kristi_cookie
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent Venetian food served and cooked by old Venetian guys. Local dishes, great fish and pastas. One of the most favorite place of gondoliers in Venice. Friendly atmosphere and nice people to eat with. Largely frequented by venetian them selves.

Thank Lbplus
Reviewed 14 July 2017

This place is famous because Gondoliers are frequenting it, if you come around lunch time you will have to stay in line, but you may share meal with loud and joyful / real local characters...;o) It's not a 5-star place, but wine is cold and...More

Thank Irina S
Castello is the largest of the six sestieri
(districts), and the only one not facing onto the
Grand Canal. More than half of Castello is situated
within Arsenale, the naval base, which occupies over
one-fifth the area of Venice. This gentrified maritime
neighbourhood feels busy but casual. Castello’s side
streets are laid back, with small boats lining canals
criss-crossed by laundry. Semiannual exhibitions add a
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Response from caroparg | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember the name. it was offered as a house wine.
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Response from Lawry07 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does, but beware that when we were there a table that had a reservation could not get their table at the requested time as the restaurant was full. It's very busy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 10:30
11:00 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castello 4625, Ponte San Provolo, Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Castello
  • Neighbourhood: Castello
  • Phone Number: +39 041 528 7302
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