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Ristorante Principessa

Riva degli Schiavoni, 4187, 30122 Venice, Italy
+39 041 520 6881
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (11 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Riva degli Schiavoni, 4187, 30122 Venice, Italy
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I often avoid restaurants with such prime locations in high tourist areas, as they are often horribly overpriced and sadly often poor quality food and service. I checked out the Tripadvisor reviews and this one seemed to have a good reputation and was moments from...More

Thank Colin B
Matteo R, Assistant General Manager at Ristorante Principessa, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Colin B, I would like to thank you for taking the time to share with us your experience in our Ristorante Principessa. I am glad that you loved the beautiful location of our restaurant which overlooks St. Mark’s Basin. I am also happy to...More

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

After a lot of walking this hotel and restaurant has lovely staff, who make you feel very welcome, if just for coffee or lunch the welcome is the same, the staff speak a little of most languages enough that at least one of them can...More

Thank JM C
Matteo R, Assistant General Manager at Ristorante Principessa, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Dear JM C, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write this positive review and for choosing our restaurant Principessa during your recent stay in Venice. I’m really glad to read that you appreciated our location and the heated patio as...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been staying in the Savoia e Jolanda hotel and you use this restaurant for breakfast and you also receive 20% discount on all meals. They even offered the discount for lunch after we had checked out of the hotel. The food was amazing...More

Thank Fester C
Matteo R, Assistant General Manager at Ristorante Principessa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Fester C, I would like to thank you for taking the time to write this review about out Ristorante Principessa. It is a great pleasure hearing that you enjoyed having breakfast in our restaurant, where you were also able to taste our delicious courses....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location and food, choice of inside sitting, friendly staff. The view across the water is brilliant which compliments the restaurant.More

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Thank Paula W
Matteo R, Assistant General Manager at Ristorante Principessa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Paula W, I would like to thank you for writing such a positive feedback with regards to your recent meal in our Ristorante Principessa. It is very satisfying to know that you loved our restaurant, in particular our dishes as well as the service....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We came very excited as reviews and menu looked very good. We arrived on time and did not receive our meals for over an hour after ordering them. I am a diabetic and this was obviously more problematic. More disturbing is the fact that tables...More

Thank shadowlove
Matteo R, Assistant General Manager at Ristorante Principessa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear shadowlove, I would like to thank you for your review. I am truly sorry to hear of your disappointment as the service did not meet your expectations. Your feedback is very much appreciated as it will help us improve our service in order to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were very excited to come here, given the good reviews on Trip Advisor and The Fork. This restaurant was rated 9.1 and 4 1/2 out of five. We had a bit of trepidation because of its proximity to the touristy area of St. Mark's...More

Thank occmed
Matteo R, Assistant General Manager at Ristorante Principessa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear occmed, I would like to thank you for your feedback. I am truly sorry that you did not have a good experience in our restaurant, I really hope that next time everything will go smoothly. We really value your words as we consider very...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok if you planning you must go to this restaurant i cannot say good enough things about it the are incredible and will do anything to help you the food is superb in everyway delicious great servings and very resonable in price the manger christian...More

Thank Carlo_Rocky
Matteo R, Assistant General Manager at Ristorante Principessa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Carlo_Rocky, I would like to thank you for sharing with us your recent experience in our Ristorante Principessa. It is a great pleasure reading that you had a wonderful experience here with us and it is honor hearing that you consider us the best...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service, cheerful staff and a beautiful location. I recommend the lasagna with meat sauce.More

Thank XStray
Matteo R, Assistant General Manager at Ristorante Principessa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear XStray, I would like to thank you for writing such a positive feedback about our Ristorante Principessa. I am really happy that you loved our exclusive location as well as our tasteful courses, always prepared with top quality products by our highly skilled chef....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good location but shamefully overpriced food and drink. Waiter in black waistcoat rude. No tap water available, only bottled water at €5 or more! I order chicken, what a disappointment. See photo, no where near worth €18. Oh and don't forget there's a 12% service...More

Thank Brush011001
Matteo R, Assistant General Manager at Ristorante Principessa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Brush011001, I would like to thank you for your review. I am truly sorry to hear of your disappointment about our service and food. Your feedback is very important to us because it helps us improve. I hope next time you visit us, we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate breakfast here when staying at The Savoia and Javona. Buffet selection was really good and the hot offers were particularly goodMore

Thank Chris J
Matteo R, Assistant General Manager at Ristorante Principessa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Chris J, I would like to thank you for your feedback. It is a great pleasure reading your appreciation for our breakfast buffet, which allows to our guests to start the day right thanks to its great variety of delicious and well prepared options....More

Nearby
Castello
Castello is the largest of the six sestieri
(districts), and the only one not facing onto the
Grand Canal. More than half of Castello is situated
within Arsenale, the naval base, which occupies over
one-fifth the area of Venice. This gentrified maritime
neighbourhood feels busy but casual. Castello’s side
streets are laid back, with small boats lining canals
criss-crossed by laundry. Semiannual exhibitions add a
...More
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Response from Janet B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do :) They are very friendly and welcoming
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:30
Monday
07:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:30
Thursday
07:00 - 22:30
Friday
07:00 - 22:30
Saturday
07:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Riva degli Schiavoni, 4187, 30122 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Castello
  • Neighbourhood: Castello
  • Phone Number: +39 041 520 6881
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Description
The Principessa restaurant is located at the heart of Venice, just a stone's throw away from the main attractions such as: Saint Mark's Basilica and Doge's Palace.
The menu offers to the restaurant guests a complete menu ranging from the typical Venetian and Italian culinary tradition to pizzas.
The restaurant has a very nice terrace with tables, ideal for dining outdoors and for those who want to enjoy the unbeatable atmosphere of the city and the anchanting view of San Giorgio Island and the church of Santa Maria della Salute.
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