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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
Calle Larga Via XXII Marzo 2399 | San Marco, 30124 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The terrace was a gift for us after being in the busy Venecia the whole day... it was relaxing and quite. The staff was quite good and very friendly. We loved the pasta with fish (any option is good) and the desserts as well. High...More

Thank María L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was very good, all of it. We had 2 kids of fish, sea bass tartare, tortellini and tiramisu and everything was very tasty and worth the money. The staff was friendly but kind of official and not really quick. That was a weak...More

Thank Bogdan P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent hidden terrace in Venice, very romantic (with candles, flowers). The service is very nice and friendly. No strict dress code which is good for tourists. Truly, I went there on a whim and mostly for the Amaretto soufflé. I love soufflés it's one of...More

1  Thank Christy_K_92300
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked in advance online, as we wanted somewhere close to eat before attending the opera at Musica a Palazzo. Although the restaurant officially opens at 7pm for dinner, we arrived early and they were very kind to accommodate us. This meant we had a lovely...More

Thank Vikster_17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food and service was average. Nothing exciting. Meat over cooked. Food ok but was looking forward to an experience, did not get it.More

Thank eyallalo
serandrei, Proprietario at La Caravella, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear eyallalo, I am sorry if your experience at La Caravella restaurant did not satisfy you. Generally, our guests enjoy traditional Venetian food reinvented by our chefs. I particularly apologize if you consider the meat was over cooked, informing our waiters I am sure they...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I dined in the romantic courtyard of La Caravella restaurant on a beautiful warm summer evening. The food was delicious, the service attentive and responsive and the environment perfect. A melt in the mouth fillet steak stole the show.

1  Thank Chris W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came on our first and last nights in Venice The courtyard restaurant is very welcoming, as are the staff On the first occasion the steak was cooked blue perfectly, on the second occasion it was marginally over cooked (rare rather than blue) but both...More

Thank HSeeingtheworld
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Get ready to dress up and bring out your inner (and outer) bourgeois sensibilities. Located In a quaint hotel, we were greeted by staff in bow ties who were incorrectly wearing black suits as opposed to tuxedos, and was asked to remove my cap despite...More

Thank bourgeois_jim
serandrei, Proprietario at La Caravella, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear bourgeois_jim, many thanks for your kind words regarding our service, it has always been one of the most preferred parts of the experience that La Caravella restaurant offers. I am glad that you enjoyed our hotel too. Our restaurant has always focused on the...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

After reading reviews on Trip Advisor, I made reservations for La Caravella for our last night during our stay in Venice. Despite the unseasonable heat during our stay, the dinner in the courtyard was delightful. The serving staff was very attentive, and we enjoyed our...More

Thank cwmaddux
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I had Pasta with Duck Ragu for lunch and it was delicious. Service was good too. A bit expensive but worth it.

Thank Suchada S
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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Helen B
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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
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Average prices
US$59 - US$88
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
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
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene
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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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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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