If you're a first time visitor to San Marco, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a smaller local eatery could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the restaurants may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about restaurants near San Marco.
Here are some of the most recommended restaurants near San Marco.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about restaurants:
"A beccafico (one a nice square) and Bancogiro (great view on the canal)." See More
"Tons of celebrities have eaten here Gelato: Boutique Del Gelato -- always a long line but worth the wait Alaska Gelateria -- some of the most creative gelato flavors I've ever seen, like fennel and artichoke Bars: Naranzaria -- fantastic view of the canal Bancogiro -- also a great view of the canal Ardidos -- super cool decor Al Merca' -- semi outdoors; enjoy drinks in a huge shaded patio Skyline Rooftop Bar -- awesome view Venice from above Pane Vino e San Daniele -- wine bar Ristorante Maddalena -- their house wine comes from their own vineyards Attractions Campanile -- another spot for an awesome view of Venice You can see these three other historical places at the same time: Basilica di San Marco, Doge's Palace (Palazzo Ducale), Torre dell'Orologio Of course, you have to for a gondola ride on the canal." See More
"You also have to see the Piazza San Marco for sure and if you can, have a coffee at the Gran Caffè Quadri which is wildly overpriced but stunning." See More
"When you visit Piazza San Marco and Caffè Florian drink in the little bar in the back - half the price AND you get the added bonus of talking to the barman!" See More
"While here, you should grab a bite at one of these outdoor cafes: Caffè Florian, Gran Caffè Quadri and Gran Caffe Chioggia Doge's Palace (Palazzo Ducale): another castle full of art Punta della Dogana: yet another palazzo with art, but this one of the contemporary nature Peggy Guggenheim Collection: don't know how into art you are, but some of the world's most famous pieces are here." See More
"As promised, Ristorante Al Paradiso was excellent." See More
"Trattoria Al Ponte di Borgo is a very good neighbourhood restaurant with good fish dishes." See More
"We were in Venice 2 weeks ago and were disappointed with the food served in Trattoria alla Madonna, a lot of fried fish, and it's become very touristy." See More
"Try Osteria al Diavolo e llapcquasanta." See More
"I was literally at caffè del doge every morning that I was in Venice." See More
"If you happen to be in a place like Venice, look for a birraria -- basically a craft beer bar -- like Birraria la Corte." See More
"Also, if you want something sweet try Gelatoteca SuSo on Calle Dela Bissa." See More
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