Trattoria da Ignazio
Casa di Carlo Goldoni
Venetian playwright Carlo Goldoni (1707–93) mastered second and third acts: he was a doctor’s apprentice before switching to law, which...
Chiesa di San Polo
Travellers pass this modest 9th-century Byzantine brick church without guessing that major dramas unfold inside. Under the carena di...
A soaring Italian-brick Gothic church, I Frari's assets include marquetry choir stalls, Canova's pyramid mausoleum, Bellini's achingly...
Caffè dei Frari
Take your (admittedly expensive) espresso with a heaping of history at this century-old carved wooden bar, or recover from the sensory...
Snack Bar Ai Nomboli
This snappy Venetian comeback to McDonald’s is never short of local professors, labourers and clued-in out-of-towners. Crusty rolls are...
Calle dei Saoneri 2749 · interesting places nearby
Trattoria da Ignazio information
Dapper white-jacketed waiters serve pristine grilled lagoon fish, fresh pasta and desserts made in-house (‘of course’) with a proud flourish, on tables bedecked with yellow linens. On cloudy days, homemade crab pasta with a bright Lugana white wine make a fine substitute for sunshine. On sunny days and warm nights, the neighbourhood converges beneath the garden's grape arbour.