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Gran Viale Santa Maria Elisabetta 10, 30126 Lido di Venezia, Italy
+39 041 526 0322
18:00 - 22:30
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Tue 12:00 - 15:00
Thu - Tue 18:00 - 22:30
Thu - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
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Abergavenny, United Kingdom
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250 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My partner and I arrived in Lido on Monday evening last week. We asked the receptionist at the hotel where we could get something to eat near by. He recommended Gran Viale. We took a short walk from our hotel and managed to find it. On looking at the restaurant we didn't expect too much. However, we were completely wrong.... More 

Thank Sjabena
Nerja, Spain
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93 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant remains extremely busy but manages to be welcoming, squeezing people in as they change the covers. Sardinas 'saor' were excellent, as was the prosciutto ( enough for 4 !) Scampi was first class, with real 'tempura' style batter, none of the thick 'packet' batter . But the salmon main course was small, completely overcooked and had bones, (... More 

Thank Lynn A
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can honestly say that this is the worst meal I have ever had.... The scampi looked like it was taken out of the bin and put with one piece of lettuce and a slice of lemon. Miserable staff and really poor food. Do not have the grilled scampi

Thank Mandy J
Southampton, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed on Lido and went here after a day in Venice.This is a place a lot of locals eat at and can be busy so not a bad idea to reserve a table.Our waiter was very good explaining the menu.My wife and I chose the sea food pasta to share,it had lobster,spider crab,crevettes, mussels,prawns and a delicious sauce.Our niece... More 

Thank David H
Chicago, Illinois
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Managed to snag the last table on a Thursday night without a reservation. Staff are very friendly and food was good, but still rather pricey - felt like Venice in town prices even though it's on Lido

Thank ilkandcookies
Surrey, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We had a fantastic meal in here. The Chateaubriand was cooked to perfection. Attentive staff and clean.

Thank JanPandGaryP
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

As we were staying on the Lido, we ate at the Gran Viale twice. Both times we really enjoyed the food, particularly the anti pasti meats and the pizzas, which were delicious. The only reason we didn't give 5 stars is the service was a bit surly and we were made to feel dumb when we asked about local wines.

Thank Andrew C
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

where do I start, after reading the reviews and being a betting girl, decided to take a chance and my goodness I am delighted we did - my 1st visit to Venice and this Restaurant and our stay at the Hotel Helvetia (another review) with only 1 min away, has melted my heart to this wonderful piece of Venice -... More 

Thank KBoast
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83 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Had our last meal here and what a meal, we informed them that we had only 1 hour before catching the ferry and they worked real fast to make sure our main meals came out quick. The food was excellent as was the house wine. Friendly staff and good outside eating with heat lamps.

Thank Darren G
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We have the muscles to start and the pasta bolognaise and bacon. The staff were Friendly and helpful. This was very busy and would recommend booking.

Thank Sarah R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gran Viale Santa Maria Elisabetta 10, 30126 Lido di Venezia, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Lido di Venezia
  • Phone Number: +39 041 526 0322

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?