A beautiful city built on a sinking island, Venice is not only home to busy squares, canals and palaces that seem to float on water but also to rich traditional cuisine. Many of the restaurants are located on various canals that wind through the center of the city. Here are some restaurants in Venice with best views.
This extravagant restaurant is located on the roof of the Hotel Danieli, offering a panoramic view of Venice. Guests can enjoy traditional Venetian cuisine with the menu offering seafood such as turbot, risotto with clams, or equally delicious vegetarian options. The red velvet chairs and the white table cloths of Terrazza Danieli makes this a perfect location for a lavish evening out. Open daily 12-3pm and 7-10:30pm.
Terrazza Danieli, Riva degli Schiavoni, 4196, 30122 Venezia, Italy +39 041 522 6480
Grand Canal Restaurant
Situated on the terrace of the Hotel Monaco, the Grand Canal Restaurant has an un-obscured view of the gorgeous canal. The restaurant seeks to be the ultimate expression of taste and harmony by combining their delectable dishes with the magical view. With an extensive menu of seafood and meat options, there is something for all palate preferences, and the staff are happy to accommodate any allergies. Open daily 12:30pm-2:30pm and 7:30pm-10:30pm.
Grand Canal Restaurant, San Marco, 1332, 30124 Venezia, Italy +39 041 520 0211
Club del Doge
With a picturesque view of the Grand Canal, Club del Doge seeks to celebrate the history and tradition of Venice. The restaurant is located in the Gritti Palace Hotel and features beautiful decor that send guests back to the renaissance period. Each item on the menu has a unique burst of flavor, making each bite a gastronomic experience. Open daily 12:30-3pm and 7:30-11pm.
Club Del Doge, Campo Santa Maria del Giglio, 2467, 30124 Venezia, Italy +39 041 794611
Trattoria da Alvise
A simple restaurant overlooking the water, Trattoria da Alvise faces the northern lagoon has a view of the Dolomites on cloudless days. The terrace is built using a traditional technique of shoving poles in the the waterbed, and it is here that guests can listen to the gentle lapping of waves as they eat. The staff are warm and accommodating, and serve a menu of Venetian seafood and pizzas. Open daily from 12-10:30pm.
Trattoria da Alvise, Sestiere Cannaregio, 5045/a 30121 Venezia, Italy +39 041 520 1515
Ristorante San Giorgio
Located away from the crowded streets of Venice, Ristorante San Giorgio is situated at the basin of San Marco. Guests can take a break from a busy day of sightseeing to try one their many fish or pasta dishes, or even one of their pizzas. The servers are friendly and make you feel right at home.
Hotel San Giorgio, Rio Terà della Mandola, San Marco, 3781, 30124 Venezia, Italy +39 041 523 5835
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