Rio Novo Venice | Best Seafood Restaurant in Venice

The best fish restaurant in Venice, with an amazing view. Every day we prepare Fresh fish and fresh pizza and this is how we are know by the Locals. We are passionate about seafood of the Venice laguna. Book below your next wonderful eating experience.


ATTENTION PLEASE ! Due to the unbearable demand (thank you all for the love), we cannot guarantee bookings for June, July, August, September. You can still try to come and wait in line, we’ll do our best to accomodate you in less than 30 minutes but we can’t give any guarantee.

When in Venice, When it comes to seafood: Rio Novo is the place to be.

Locals, gondoliers,celebrities, travellers gather here to experience superb seafood meals.

Check the reviews yourself on google or tripadvisor. Everyone can praise themselves. Few can show a thousand of enthusiastic, independent reviews.

We are the tourist-trap killer. The italian seafood temple.

You’ll feel at home and in heaven at the same time. We are affordable (link to our menu), no-frills, but extremely welcoming. Being here… it’s an experience 🙂

PS. especially in spring and summer, we recommend booking. At least 24 hours before, just shoot us a quick direct message on Instagram or email (restaurants can get VERY busy). bookings made the same day will not be accepted.

Let me repeat: bookings minimum 24 hours before 🙂 thank you so much !

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