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Trattoria Alla Rivetta

Castello 4625, Ponte San Provolo, Venice, Italy
+39 041 528 7302
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“fish lasagna” (7 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 2 days ago via mobile

We were served wine & appetizers while we waited to be seated (only about 5-10 mins). The food was delicious and the service was wonderful! I would highly recommend!

Thank Shaina M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my friend came to Venice as tourists, to enjoy the city and explore it. We wanted to try some local spot, more than full of tourists one, so I did some research and found this place. It is great. The restaurant is armed...More

1  Thank Sarunas M
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

My husband first ate here as a student more than 40 years ago. We’ve been coming back ever since. The food is still as good as it was years ago, witnessed by the fact that you can be rubbing elbows with gondoliers as they take...More

3  Thank Diane R
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Good food but be advised. If you sit outside they charge you a cover charge. They said the city charges them to use the square.

1  Thank dsarend
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Very nice place, close to S.Marco square they served decent portions of tasty food! My suggestion is order the asparagus and shrimp lasagna. Venice average fair prices, fast and good service. Waiters are Italian did a very good job! This place is a must to...More

Thank Grifomoro
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Venice is a maze of great restaurants! Having just disembarked from a fabulous cruise where food was the ultimate, we asked our guide to recommend a small, less fancy place to dine and Rivetta was her recommendation - made a reservation and were promptly seated...More

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 30 June 2018

We were recommended this place by our local hotel staff. The restaurant is walking distance from the city center of San Marco. Its perennially busy, but the good thing is while you wait you are offered a small glass of house wine and some fried...More

2  Thank Maharana_Sam
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Nothing special, unfriendly service, mediocre food. It was a return visit and we would not return again.

Thank Merrie B
Reviewed 8 June 2018

This was a very casual and fun place to eat at. The owner and his staff all are very friendly. This is a restaurant that has close table and you can meet people and enjoy good conversation. We sat next to a newly married couple...More

Thank timoroark
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Black Squid Ink Pasta was very good. Service was good. While waiting for a table they were kind enough to give us a little wine and a taste of one of their appetizers. Went for lunch...very busy as the gondola drivers eat there, but well...More

Thank ammanitta
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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1 April 2017|
Response from Victorpv83 |
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29 March 2017|
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Response from caroparg | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember the name. it was offered as a house wine.
5 July 2015|
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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
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
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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