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USD 11 - USD 32
Italian, Northern-Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 28 May 2021

A bit late but I'd like to praise Vaporetto for the great Mother's Day experience they provided. The menu was well thought out and the food was delicious. Our (Bulgarian?) waitress was friendly and charming. We had a delightful night, thank you. (And good luck...for yet another lockdown.)More

Date of visit: May 2021
Reviewed 28 March 2021

Went there with friends for dinner. Food was average: the leek risotto was served lukewarm, lacked seasoning and was borderline al dente!!! For an Italian restaurant, it is pretty bad... The tortellini although tasty were a joke in terms of quantity: 5 tortellini for $32....Are you serious? We mentioned it to the poor waitress who advised it was because they were hand filled and left it at that. Obviously, we won't be going there again nor spreading a good word. Terrible experience in a nice precinct with plenty of competition.More

Date of visit: March 2021
VaporettoCrabapple, Owner at Vaporetto Bar & Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2021

Ciao Christelle, Firstly, I would like to thank you for your honest feedback and offer my sincere apologies on your recent experience. This is very out of character for us at Vaporetto and we would like the opportunity to discuss your evening further with you....More

Reviewed 17 March 2021

We had an absolutely amazing evening here last Saturday night! The staff were amazingly welcoming and friendly and made our first time here so memorable. We were lucky enough to be sitting by the kitchen and had a great time chatting to the chefs and...watching them create their delicious food. It was an overall excellent experience and we could not recommend it more! We are just annoyed we did find this local gem sooner!! We will definitely be returning on a regular basis! Thanks to the wait staff and chefs at Vaporetto! Thanks Kristy and DeanMore

Date of visit: March 2021
Reviewed 28 February 2021 via mobile

Dropped in with a friend not long after lockdown finishing. Sat outside under a marquee so they could have more customers with the social distancing requirements. Outside area was very comfortable despite the inclement weather. Friendly waitress recommended we each order the 2 dish menu...and share the entree and dessert which was a great idea. The nectarine salad was great as was the gnocchi. Will be back.More

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 29 January 2021

We dropped into Vaporetto without a booking. They went out of their way to seat us, and ultimately, we sat at the bar, gazing at the incredible array of spirits on offer. My wife had a perfectly cooked lamb loin with eggplant and assorted veggies....I was lucky to choose the gnocchi with an Osso Bucco inspired ragu. This was probably the best pasta dish I have ever eaten, and I have been going to Italy since the 1970's! As well as the great food, we were kept entertained by the bar staff who were obviously having fun working behind the counter. We finished off with a luscious chocolate and caramel tart. also fantastic.More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 28 January 2021 via mobile

When we arrived without a booking on a busy weeknight I was a bit embarrassed but we were made so comfortable, this was the start of an excellent experience. Our meals (gnocchi, grilled lamb, shared chocolate dessert) were so delicious and creatively plated, it was...a pleasure to receive them. Outstanding too, are the people working at Vaporetto, charming and so professional - looking forward to next time.More

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed 13 December 2020

With family we visited this unique bar and eatery for the first time and were stunned by the variety of dishes and the extensive wine list. It is based on Venetian dishes and Italian wines which we found to be exquisite. On the night they...offered a three course meal selection that we all enjoyed immensely although rather filling. Service was marvelous and the food scrumptious . Highly recommendMore

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 9 September 2020

This year for Father's Day, my family and I ordered the 4-course delivered lunch from Vaporetto. We choose both the standard and vegetarian menu options, which were delicious and arrived on time warm. The Saffron Tagliatelle alla Chitarra and Flourless Chocolate Brownie were particular highlights!...I highly recommend Vaporetto, and will definitely order from them again!More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 10 August 2020

This was sensational! We wanted to order something locally for my husband's birthday dinner. We've eaten at Vaporetto before and enjoyed their wonderful Italian food so I was pleased to see their Family Feasts on offer with an option of a drive by pick up....There were several small courses in the selection that combined to make for a delicious evening of dining. At first my teenage son was concerned that there might not be enough but he needn't have worried. The lovely flavours, textures and quality and quantity of each dish were very satisfying and the meal left us all feeling both uplifted and satisfied. We couldn't recommend it highly enough. Thank you for putting so much thought and care into the experience. We'll be back.More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 6 April 2020

We'd had a wonderful meal at Vaporetto with some local relatives in January, 2020, following recommendations from our son and daughter in law from San Francisco when they had visited last year to introduce us to our new grandson. Both vegetarians, they went for a..."date night" whilst we nervously baby-sat. They came home to order us to go and sample the food and service because it was so good. However, we were busy travelling and it took us some time to sample Vaporetto before we made our January visit and vowed to make a return visit. However more travel intervened and we were a bit slow in returning. In March we were due to fly overseas to take a cruise in the Caribbean and Central America, but three days before we departed, COVID-19 intervened and our cruise was cancelled. How could we console ourselves? Why not a slap up dinner at Vaporetto? COVID-19 intervened again - no dining out was allowed! Yesterday we received an email - Vaporetto was offering a take-out Romantic Dinner for Two, so we booked a Pescatarian Dinner. Same extremely high quality cuisine, and a surprisingly good Pinot Grigio - something I normally would not select. Eating at home was somewhat more subdued than in the restaurant full of people and we missed the impeccable service by the Vaporetto wait-staff. The Chefs and reception were the same professional friendly crew. We will order Take Out again - soon this time!More

Date of visit: April 2020
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8 February 2018|
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Response from VaporettoCrabapple | Property representative |
Hi there everyone! it's actually a little known fact, but we actually are licenced for BYO! You are welcome to bring in your own wine, we do have a corkage fee of $15 per bottle. Hope we see you all soon!
Bec G
27 September 2016|
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Response from 111vivienc | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. Please let them know. Very helpful
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Vaporetto Bar & Eatery is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4