lovely food and excellent service, a little pricey but worth it for a treat and esp the views across the lagoon
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There are no doubt dozens of spots to watch the sunset in Venice , but the view from the terrace of the Villa Laguna is exceptional - from the Lido de Venice seafront , you have uninterrupted views across the Lagoon to the old city...More
Such a relaxing place after a long walk exploring Lido island. When there it's a good stop on the way back to Venice.
My family and I had dinner at Essentiale two weeks ago - everyone enjoyed their meals and loved our table right next to the water. The service was particularly noteworthy as friendly and prompt. The fried fish platter was truly special! I highly recommend having...More
Oh this is a difficult one. This restaurant has an astonishing view over to Venice which I think is unequalled on the Lido.The food was excellent if pricey. The waiters were charming and helpful and some spoke very good English.For me the difficulty is that...More
The Lido had just suffered a massive thunderstorm, not ideal for a restaurant facing the Lagoon and mainly under canvas. However as the rain stopped falling we thought we'd give Essentiale a try. You must go. The service from some pretty stressed out staff was...More
We stopped at this restaurant while visiting Lido. The location was great, but the service was awful. The food took over 40 minutes to arrive; tourist location so you should expect the wait. However, after ordering the "recommended" fish of the day a totally different...More