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Jul 15, 2007 03:58 PM
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Any Hope of Eating Well in Venice in August?

I would normally not go at this time of year, but the trip was provided for me...unfortunately I hear many Venice restaurants close in August. Does anybody know of any good restaurants that might be open? Wide price range.

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  1. No, nothing specific. Wander off the beaten path. The locals gotta eat, and they don't eat the lousy tourist-targeted stuff. Here is an idea though. Don't hesitate to cross the bridge over into the cute downtown of Mestre. There is spectacular food there.

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    1. re: Dr Andre

      Da Ivo. We were there last August and it was superb. Its behind San Marco Square.