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Venice Ristorante & Wine Bar

1700 Wynkoop St.
Denver, CO 80202
Best Of


  • $$$
  • Wheelchair accessible, Banquet Facilities, Business Dining, Catering, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Takeout
  • Lunch, Dinner
  • Full bar
  • Metered Parking, Valet Parking
  • Reservations Accepted, Online Reservations Available
This second Venice from owner Alessandro Carollo is a beauty: coldly stylish, undeniably luxurious, and with a menu that reads like a primer of every good idea the Italians ever had. It's expensive, though not murderously so. It's fancy, though jacket and tie are not required. But most important, this restaurant finally offers a fitting frame within which Carollo and the kitchen can work their wonders with Italian cuisine.

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