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Al Pontil Dea Giudecca

Fondameta San Giacomo | Isola Della Giudecca, Venice, Italy
+39 041 528 6985
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
11 Apr 2017
4 Jan 2017
“Skip this cafe. Rude Owner!”
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Fondameta San Giacomo | Isola Della Giudecca, Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

When in Venice the hard part of the job is to avoid tourist traps. On Isola della Giudecca you're already halfway to your goal. Skip the luxury / fashioned / pseudo-bistrot places you'll find on Fondamenta San Giacomo and you'll end up in Al Pontil...More

Thank ingmarp
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

There are so many other wonderful cafes on this island that I would recommend you skip this place. We stopped by and purchased sandwiches and little pizzas and coffee and proceeded to sit down when a man came from the kitchen and yelled at me...More

Thank Reyna C
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We popped into this place for a quick beer & a bit to eat as all the locals were so if it's good enough for them......we were welcomed warmly by the owner who showed us to a table then asked if we wanted drinks, we...More

1  Thank Stu T
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Forget some of the nearby overpriced restaurants that cannot beat this little gem. Don't expect a menu or be over impressed by the decor of this basic cafe however the food was fantastic with a take it or leave it pasta dish followed by excellent...More

Thank rob111111111
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Found this little gem as I was walking to the next water taxi from the Redentore stop on Giudecca. I asked for the menu and the barman beckoned his colleague from the kitchen who spoke very good english, had a joke with us and went...More

Thank anniewphoto
Reviewed 31 March 2016

This is one of the best restaurants i went in the island of Giudecca. If you want to try good venetian pasta dishes don´t doubt it!

1  Thank MatiasBA2014
Reviewed 9 December 2015 via mobile

We are staying at the generator in Venice. So far we have been in two Michelin recommended restaurants in Venice. To be honest the food quality hasn't been great in most of the restaurants so far. Al Pontil Dea Giudecca gets five stars because of...More

1  Thank mckitchen353
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

We stubled across this place today and yes its small and no menus but english is spoken. The food is FANTASTIC and is the best pasta we have ever eaten and at least €20 cheeper than a lunch on Venice Island. Try it, you wont...More

Thank Tamworth4
Reviewed 1 June 2013

Just in front of the Redentore vaporetto bus stop on Giudecca, this tiny and unpretentious bar/cafe was full of locals. There was no printed menu, but the proprietor spoke English and told us what was available. What we ate was delicious and authentic and provided...More

4  Thank EnglandJay53
Giudecca is a retreat for Venetians away from the
crowds. Symbolically, six metal teeth represent
Venice’s six sestieri (districts); the seventh,
Guidecca, points away from the others – part of
Dorsoduro, but separated by the Giudecca Canal.
Giudecca evolved from a center of shipyards and
factories to a quiet residential area with a
sprinkling of restaurants and bars. The majestic
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24 February 2017|
Response from Stu T | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is open but not very late
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12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fondameta San Giacomo | Isola Della Giudecca, Venice, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > Giudecca
  • Neighbourhood: Giudecca
  • Phone Number: +39 041 528 6985
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