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Tin lamps, unadorned rustic tables and a small wooden bar set the scene for quality seafood at this excellent canalside bacaro . You can...
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Find a spot on the boat moored out front along the canal and watch the motley parade of drinkers and dreamers arrive for seafood crostini (open-face sandwiches) and quality organic and DOC wines by the ombra (half-glass of wine) or carafe. Folk singers play sets canalside when the weather obliges; when it's cold, regulars scoot over to make room for newcomers at indoor tables.