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Al Gatto Nero Da Ruggero

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2017 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat outside next to the canal, such a lovely setting, and a great way to wile away a relaxed lunch time. We had emailed well in advance of our arrival to secure a seat - just as well as many people were being turned...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank markandsue-84
Reviewed 7 November 2018

It is always a delight returning to this place for its superb seafood and wonderful wine list. As a family-run place which has been around for ages, they do their best to make one feel special and to always produce the most stunning food. I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Harold B
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We booked for a special celebratory lunch for 8 of us never having been before but researched the restaurant . We arrived a little earlier and were given a complimentary glass of presseco. We had a table inside with other Italian families. The atmosphere was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank happyholidaygirl059
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing lunch here on Sunday. The food was incredible, the hospitality was first class and the setting was so beautiful. Massi the Manager looked after us so well and we will always remember the amazing afternoon we spent here. We had the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank JP7778
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

A little bit of Edinburgh on the Venice lagoon. We were looked after superbly in this lovely family restaurant in the heart of Burano and had sublime food, suggested and delivered by Massimiliano, the owner, whose accent is part Venetian, part Lothian. The kitchen is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

I've reviewed this restaurant before and can only say... WOW! Massi is still impossibly charming and an excellent restauranteur. I have rarely tasted seafood this fresh. Case in point... my family and I bear witness that he has the fish delivered live throughout the day...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jrc-esq
Reviewed 17 October 2018

I was recommended to 'the Black Cat' by two good friends (almost on successive days) whom had eaten here, I was warned that it was difficult to get in and so booked well ahead of our visit to Venice. I am so glad we did....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank PottingshedR
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

We had only 2 days in Venice and decided to visit the island of Burano. Went there in the morning and while walking and admiring the colorful houses we chanced upon this Michelin-starred restaurant. We were lucky enough to get a reservation for 12:30pm inside...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rachel E
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Best seafood risotto ever. For a very basic dish this was amazing ... it's made with seafood stock and not full of pieces of seafood but it's incredible in its simplicity.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Captain T
orada, Direttore at Al Gatto Nero Da Ruggero, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018
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grazie per aver apprezzato la mia cucina arrivederci alla prossima.Ruggero chef.

Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

We visited Burano and I usually run out of the Main Street restaurants with tourists menus. So we found this place in a back street with its terrace . It happened to be a beautiful sunny day and, off course, everybody wanted an outside table....More

Date of visit: October 2018
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29 April 2018|
Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
TripAdvisor have invited me to answer your question. They seem to think that, having been a visitor last January, and having written a review then, that I am able to answer a question as to whether they have a reservation... More
19 April 2018|
Response from orada | Property representative |
Buon Giorno , sono lo chef del Gatto Nero, siamo chiusi alla domenica sera e Lunedi tutto il giorno . saluti Ruggero .
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7 October 2017|
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Response from kathye1200 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is the watertaxi. and you can also have the Waiter calling you a private taxi. they don't mind!.
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