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Trattoria Alla Rivetta

Castello 4625, Ponte San Provolo, Venice, Italy
+39 041 528 7302
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“pasta” (55 reviews)
“fritto misto” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Castello 4625, Ponte San Provolo, Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited this restaurant on the recommendation of a friend at the start of our Italian holiday expecting a delicious Italian meal and received quite the opposite. The pasta was by no means al dente, my partners meal was bland and my squid ink/cuttlefish pasta...More

Thank Bradstir
Reviewed 6 days ago

We used to go to this restaurant on a regular basis. Then, they started "padding" our bill and the service became very unfriendly. We got tired of dealing with this nonsense, so we quit going. We decided to try it again - for old time's...More

2  Thank luvroma2
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was one of the best places I ate in my 2 weeks in Italy. It was so good, my girlfriend and I decided to come back for seconds the following night. Even with bit of a line, the wait is worth it. Plus, they...More

Thank Matthew L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here on the recommendation of our hotel. We had a reservation so got right in. There was a line when we left. service was prompt and friendly. Food was nothing special. My husband has the fish lasagna which was tasty but the...More

Thank bettebluemoon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went looking for a quick and tasty Italian meal on the recommendation of our concierge. Looked bad as soon as the two of us walked in. Menu was hard to follow even though it had been translated into English. As soon as we ordered the...More

Thank 2Happyfood1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At entry welcomed with a drink for a little wait is just perfect hostmanship. Great local and typical dishes in a friendly cosy and little hectic atmosphere at small side by side tables. Kids loved it. Must be good with people coming in and out....More

Thank PBeringer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant following high recommendations on Trip Advisor. We had a mixed salad and fish soup for starters, (lettuce, carrot and tomatoe in a small Pyrex bowl and a quite salty fish soup of a few squid rings, 3 mussels, 2 clams, 4 cubes...More

Thank AndrewU611
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the real deal -- a bustling and authentic neighborhood trattoria. The tables are close together (be prepared to meet your neighbors at the next table) with a menu in several languages. The food is not pedestrian, though, especially when ordering the special dishes...More

Thank virginia70
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Typically Italians eat many courses but not us Canadians. The waiter was extremely aggressive and encouraged us to order dishes if we thought twice about we would not have.. The bass was fresh ordered for two, no mention of price & came with roasted veg....More

Thank Marian090
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful, authentic atmosphere and food. Pleasant service. Went there once for dinner and back again for desert. While other places had empty tables, there was line out the door both evenings. It won't disappoint.

Thank ABCDebbie
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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Response from caroparg | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember the name. it was offered as a house wine.
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Response from Lawry07 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does, but beware that when we were there a table that had a reservation could not get their table at the requested time as the restaurant was full. It's very busy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:30 am
11:00 am - 10:30 am
11:00 am - 10:30 am
11:00 am - 10:30 am
11:00 am - 10:30 am
11:00 am - 10:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Castello 4625, Ponte San Provolo, Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Castello
  • Neighbourhood: Castello
  • Phone Number: +39 041 528 7302
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