Venice, Italy

Al Covo
Castello 3968 30122 Venice, Italy

Food: Venetian Seafood Restaurant

Al Mascaron
Calle Lunga Santa Maria Formosa Castello 5225, Venice

Open Monday – Saturday,  noon-3pm and 7:30-11pm Credit Cards not accepted Food: A “bacari”(wine bar) famous for their antipasti

Bauer Hotel
San Marco 1459, Campo San Moise, 30124 Venice, Italy

Food: Expensive but you can have a cocktail on the Grand Canal. You must take a tour on the Grand Canal in a Gondola

Caffe Florian
Piazza San Marco Venice

Food: Café serving coffee drinks, desserts and snacks in the Piazza San Marco

Cicchetti Bars

Food: Loads of them, little bits of food. A great way to sample the local foods.

Da Fiore 
San Polo 2002 Calle del Scaleter 30125 Venezia

Food: Expensive but super romantic and wonderful food!! Calle del Scalete 2202 (need to take a ferry to get there)

Harry's Bar
Calle Vallaresso, 1323 30124 Venice
011-39-041-5285777 or

Pasticceria Marchini
676 Spadaria, San Marco

Food: For traditional Venetian cookies

Pastificio Giacomo Rizzo
Salizada S. Giovanni Grisostomo 5778, 30121 Venice

Fun: Pasta shop specializing in multi-flavored dried pastas

Piazza San Marco
St. Mark's Square 30124 Venice

Fun: Have an espresso anywhere in the square.

Rialto Bridge

Fun: A wonderful market w/ lots of local artisans.

Rialto Market (Farmers Market) and Mercato del Pesce al Minuto (La Pescaria – fish market)

Open Tuesday – Saturday, from 8am – 1pm Located near the Rialto Bridge along the Grand Canal, Venice Food: Farmers and Fish Market

Venini Showroom
S Marco, 314 Piazzetta Leoncini Venice

Fun: For Venetian glass