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Osteria al Pozzo Roverso

Ruga Giuffa - Corte del Pozzo Roverso 4814 Castello 4829, Venice, Italy
+39 041 520 2759
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (30 reviews)
“monkfish” (7 reviews)
“crab” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ruga Giuffa - Corte del Pozzo Roverso 4814 Castello 4829, Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I found this place on TA and used the OpenTable to reserve a 6:30 dinner time which is very early for Italians but just right for Americans. It advertised a 50% or 2-for-1 pricing. And true to their word, we had a fabulous meal for...More

Thank Romanwoman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were just wandering through the alleys, just starting to feel like it was time for lunch - and the owner (I assume) was outside. We stopped to look at the outside menu and found the selection and prices to be good, so we couldn't...More

Thank thor205
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Restaurant situated very conveniently near our hotel - Al Piave. Staff helpful and food - Venetian in style - was ok. Very reasonably priced.

Thank johncourt82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent ages looking for a good value restaurant in Venice that had great reviews. We booked this restaurant via TripAdvisor (and The Fork), as it had 50% off. We read all of the reviews and decided to give it a go. We were NOT...More

Thank Louise L
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

First day for lunch and last night for dinner. Totally by coinsidence. We liked what we ate. And the boss ans waiters were very friendly. Prices are normal for Venezia. I recommend the place.

Thank zyn2304
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Mage space inside on a busy Saturday night- humorous staff, had to ask for pizza menu which is all we were looking for- with a sale. It's clean, reasonable for Venice but not a stand out.

Thank Denis_McQuade
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Waiter (and very probably the owner) said that fish soup (for 22 euro!) is gluten free. He said that they have also pasta and pizza gluten free. When he brought a soup with bread inside, he didn’t say a word. I asked if bread was...More

Thank roburka
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We had a very nice light dinner at this restaurant. The pizza was large, good and only 7 euros. Nice cozy setting.

Thank 1212ballard
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

5 euro for a cappuccino!! Saw a tourist coming obviously. Will go to cafe next door next time. Cap 2 euro.

Thank Budge45
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Don't be put off by the menu with pictures of the food or the thought that the 50% off offer is too good to be true! My wife and I had a fantastic meal at a fraction of the price that we would have paid...More

Thank RogerBristolUK
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
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Shan H
10 April 2017|
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Response from Danny B | Reviewed this property |
From Campos s. Maria Formosa, Castillo, take the exit over the bridge next to Palazzo Malipiero. Into Riga Giuffa. The Osteria is on the right very near the end. Enjoy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ruga Giuffa - Corte del Pozzo Roverso 4814 Castello 4829, Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Castello
  • Neighbourhood: Castello
  • Phone Number: +39 041 520 2759
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