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Caffe Lavena

Piazza San Marco San Marco 133/134, 30124 Venice, Italy
+39 041 522 4070
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible18%
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09:30 - 00:00 Hours
Italian, Bar, Cafe
Piazza San Marco San Marco 133/134, 30124 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is terrible as staff were so rude beyond belief.Too expensive too as a couple of coffees will set you back €30.The staff were very snoppy & cheeky as they kept pushing me to order more.Glad I just walked out.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank CameronH1297
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Don’t go here. Came in and checked prices which were very expensive to begin with, sat down and was given a new menu with even more expensive prices! When I asked the woman behind the counter what an italian word meant on the menu, she...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Shannonmahonx
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Directly on Piazza San Marco and a nice place. You could wander in, think. "very nice place" and be happy until you get Price Gouged with the extortionate price for the drinks /food. It's a miracle I checked the menu before ordering drinks. €13 for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank mark159
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little cafe on Piaza San Marco. We had coffee and apple pie. They gave us a carafe of still water too. Much as it was enjoyable due to the price it will be a strictly one off visit.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 143drewr
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

A place to visit.. Great ambience, live band Playing, very lively.. However, this place is the most expensive I have visited in Italy...Total rip off..

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sanjeev1968
Reviewed 21 October 2018

First of all, let me begin by saying we arrived shortly after 9pm when there were not many people around. Going during the day is madness. I didn’t order the overpriced coffee, but rather Prosecco, the local wine of Venice. Although it was 16 euros...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Frank D
Reviewed 9 October 2018

The waiter was nice but 2 hot chocolates, 2 coffees, one mediocre piece of pie = 87 euros...painful.

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank CA108
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Biggest tourist trap location in St. Mark square. Had 2 iced tea for 15 euros each and 1 ham and cheese sandwich for 21 euros. Insane price for drinks. It's the biggest scam I've seen so far in my recent trips. They don't tell you...More

Date of visit: October 2018
4  Thank Mario305miami
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

In my opinion if you go to Venice you have to sit and enjoy the beauty of Venice here. Its right in San Marco square what more can you ask for. It's the most expensive latte that I have ever bought but so worth it....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Jackson321
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

A must if you are in Venice. Yes, it’s a expensive, going on €30 for 2 coffees. But with a stringed quartet and a wealth of history around you it’s worth every penny.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JohnT2901
San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one
of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza
San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica,
clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops,
orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand
pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Bar, Cafe
Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Kids, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
09:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza San Marco San Marco 133/134, 30124 Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Marco
  • Neighbourhood: San Marco
  • Phone Number: +39 041 522 4070
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