Cantinone Già Schiavi
Squero di San Trovaso
The wood cabin along Rio di San Trovaso looks like a stray ski chalet, but it’s one of Venice's three working squeri (shipyards), with...
Chiesa dei Gesuati
Venice's forecast calls for year-round sunshine inside Giorgio Massari's baroque church. Luminous afternoon skies surrounding St Dominic...
Hardly academic, these galleries contain more murderous intrigue, forbidden romance and shameless politicking than the most outrageous...
Ultima Spiaggia di Pachuka
Between planned development work and Mose barrier construction, summer beach party nights are becoming more sporadic at this legendary...
Ristorante San Trovaso
After the Accademia leaves you delirious with visual overload, come to your senses with fried calamari, polenta, sarde in saor and a...
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Lonely Planet review
Regulars gamely pass along orders to timid newcomers, who might otherwise miss out on tuna-leek cicheti with top-notch house soave, or pallottoline (mini-bottles of beer) with generous sopressa (soft salami) panini . Chaos cheerfully prevails at this legendary canalside spot, where Accademia art historians rub shoulders with San Trovaso gondola builders without spilling a drop.