Hostaria Da Franz
Drop in to Napoleon's plant-filled greenhouse during the evening and you'll find stressed out hotel workers, gap year students and...
Begun under Napoleon as the city's first green space, a large portion of these leafy public gardens serve as the main home of the...
Monument to the Partisan Woman
Located purposefully in the lapping water off the Riva dei Sette Martiri – where seven Venetian partisans were shot and killed in 1944 –...
La Serra dei Giardini
Order a herbal tisane or the signature pear bellini and sit back amid the hothouse flowers in Napoleon’s fabulous greenhouse....
Trattoria alla Rampa
Hidden behind a little working-class bar is a low-slung dining room serving up some of Venice’s heartiest lunch specials. A largely...
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Hostaria Da Franz information
Known in Venice as home to one of the best tiramisus in the world, Da Franz is also a phenomenal seafood stop (trying to get a table here during the Biennale is impossible). Two dishes spring to mind: the melt-in-mouth seppie (cuttlefish) prepared in black ink, and the anguila (eel), prepared according to grandma's secret recipes as a grilled fillet - surprising and delicious.