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T.E.F. Bistro & Winery - CLOSED

317B W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-2004
+1 941-480-0011
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
3 Oct 2013
“Out of business”
17 Jul 2013
“Lovely quiet Bistro with great wine & delicious food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
317B W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-2004
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Reviewed 4 October 2013 via mobile

Walked by today, sign posted that, due to sharp increase in their rent, they have suspended operations.

1  Thank Duke0409
Reviewed 18 July 2013

Had another amazing dinner tonight at this quiet little Bistro on downtown Venice. Wonderful wine, attentive service and good value. Tonight's meal was the monthly Czech dinner which was delicious as usual. It's quiet here and you can easily talk to you table partners and...More

Thank kaalb
Reviewed 7 July 2013

Since the old chef left the food and servings went down hill. I wouldn't recommend the restaurant to anybody. Chef Lisa cooked consistent. The food isn't fresh.

Thank roserusso
Reviewed 23 June 2013

Stopped in for a quick lunch while strolling Venice Avenue. They had a surprising selection of Czech beers and Greek food. I had the Greek flatbread and he had a pesto chicken sandwich. Both were outstanding. Friendly staff and a fantastic location on the Avenue....More

1  Thank gingersvp
Reviewed 21 June 2013

We chose to eat on Czech Night, which is every 3rd Wednesday. The regular menu is suspended and an authentic, fresh cooked Czech menu is available instead. It is very fairly planned, offering a la carte options for each course plus 2 different entrees within...More

3  Thank KarenSteveH
Reviewed 20 June 2013

Isn't it amazing how one person hates something and the next person thinks its the greatest thing? This is a mom and pop deal. Went to the Czech republic recently and the decor is similar to what you would find there - and sit back...More

1  Thank Bannatyne
Reviewed 19 June 2013

Went based on recommendation of trip advisor. No one but owner/server in restaurant. Decor was very stark. There were only a handful of tables there, spread out, creating a lot of empty space, but very uncomfortable. There was plenty of room for more seating. The...More

Thank Teri M
Reviewed 10 June 2013

We live in Venice and always make a point of visiting The Bistro when we want a delicious meal without waiting for hours and dealing with a ton of tourists. The owners are great, the chef is amazing, and the best part is you can...More

1  Thank Kurt G
Reviewed 7 June 2013

Went two nights ago based on trip advisor recommendations. No one but owner/server in restaurant. Decor very, very stark. Only a handful of tables spread out, and very uncomfortable. Plenty of room to have put in a more comfortable seating arrangement. Food was very good....More

Thank Teri M
Reviewed 4 June 2013

I decided to have lunch at TEF based on tripadvisors ratings. The lunch was a disaster from beginning to end. Ordered the supreme steak sandwich and was not impressed. I'm still trying to figure out what the supreme was all about. The sandwich was priced...More

Thank maryjane53
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  • Address: 317B W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285-2004
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-480-0011
317B West Venice Avenue
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