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La Caravella

Calle Larga XXII Marzo 2398, 30124 Venice, Italy
+39 041 520 8901
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“veal carpaccio” (12 reviews)
“sea bass” (51 reviews)
“souffle” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Calle Larga XXII Marzo 2398, 30124 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We really loved this cosy restaurant, the decor is fabulous and the service was excellent. The desserts are fabulous too - especially the Tiramisu and the Souffle. The prices are quite expensive but the food is great quality and there's a cool bar next door....More

Thank AJBWeybridge_Surrey
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant. We decided to dine here, having stayed at the Saturnia Hotel, in which it is situated, several years ago. What a great choice. From the gracious welcome, through the professional, courteous service throughout the meal (from all of the staff),...More

Thank Richard W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice welcoming. Spritz and virgin mojitos were tasty. Staff is really easygoing, fun, and professional

Thank Rem R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our blow out dinner of our 5 day trip to Venice. I picked this restaurant having spent some time reading reviews and recommendations. It’s not cheap but it was well worth it. The a la carte menu was very difficult to choose from,...More

Thank Fast_Mini
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for my 30th birthday meal and first time in Venice. Stunning food, great service just what was needed to enjoy my evening. Could not fault the food, or the wines. If in Venice make an effort to pay a visit to La Caravella.

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Third visit to the place. First time with our young son. Somewhat lenient service. Anyone without a kid was served faster and kinder. Once it turned out we were both regulars and spenders (wine) things changed. Conclusion: traditional food for couple (with or without child)...More

Thank ct19740501
serandrei, Proprietario at La Caravella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear ct19740501, it makes us very proud to have you at our restaurant for 3 times, but so sorry that this time your perception has been different. Our purpose is to be always impeccable and professional with all our guests, with or without children, regular...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took the cicchetti, which was very different of what we used to eat. If you want to eat fine food, with a great service, this is the place.

Thank Fernando M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good and fresh food, French and English speaking nice crew. Very interesting. Don't feel it's a restaurant only for tourists.

Thank nicoefife
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my wife Feb 18. Place is often very full. So you will need to do a reservation. The location, ambience, cleanliness was fantastic. Food very good!!! Service,.....very close to a five stars. Overall very good

Thank Jorge P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for lunch it looked like it was gonna be a nice place....was we wrong the staff was miserable left us sitting there an the restaurant wasn’t that busy when they finally took our order my husband got the red king prawn Risotto &...More

Thank sarahmc2024
serandrei, Proprietario at La Caravella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear sarahmc2024, we are really sorry that you didn’t appreciate your lunch at our restaurant. It is the first time that someone depicts our staff as “miserable” and I am really astonished, since our service represents one of our points of strength. We deeply regret...More

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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Greta F
8 February 2018|
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Dear Greta F, you can find our contacts just clicking on ‘website’ on our Tripadvisor page. You will have access to our official website, where you can find our e-mail address. Best regards
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Helen B
8 February 2017|
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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
  • Value
Average prices
US$62 - US$92
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
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Larga XXII Marzo 2398, 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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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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