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Discover Global Cuisine Locally

Venice’s culinary scene really can take your taste buds all around the world

Get ready to embark on a global culinary adventure without ever leaving Venice. From authentic Mexican fare at Mi Pueblo to the coal-fired Italian pizzas at Bocca Lupo and the Mediterranean delights at Bodrum, the following local gems offer a taste of the world: and you don’t need a passport to go! So, the next time you go out to eat, why not explore one of the many cuisines available here that hail from countries all around the world?  Bon appétit. Buon Appetito! Opa!

CHINESE: China Taste Venice serves a tantalizing selection of fine, traditional Chinese menu items: from appetizers to soups and from entrees to desert, plus special Chinese American dishes. Experience China Taste’s flavorful cuisine in a welcoming atmosphere that keeps you returning for more. 

329 Jacaranda Blvd, Venice

941.485.8887 | 

FRENCH: Immerse yourself in the charm of France at Côté France, located in the Historic Venice mall. From fine dishes to French wine, this locally owned gem offers a delectable 'Tour de France' experience, always made with love. 

218 Tampa Ave. West, Venice

941.220.7189 |

GREEK: Formerly the Venice Ale House, the Venice Greek Taverna offers an expanded array of Greek dishes and Mediterranean delights–from lemon chicken rice soup to baklava. Plus, unbeatable American bar fare and a choice of 27 ale taps.

775 U.S. 41 Bypass South, Venice

941.303.6906 |

INDIAN: Experience a flavorful journey through India at Tikka Indian Cuisine, where the menu overflows with authentic dishes ranging from appetizers to Indian grills and curries. Discover diverse flavors, meticulously prepared with quality ingredients sourced locally and from across the subcontinent.

525A U.S. Hwy. 41 Bypass N., Venice

941.303.5073 |

ITALIAN: Savor authentic Italian cuisine with a Mediterranean flair at San Marco of Venice. Enjoy choice appetizers, entrées, and desserts that showcase the intense, robust flavors of its Italian culinary tradition, along with an extensive collection of imported wines and beers. 

305-B West Venice Avenue, Venice

941.800.7280 | 

JAPANESE: Experience the best of Japanese cuisine at Fuji Sushi & Hibachi Noodles located in Wellen Park Marketplace. Indulge in delicious sushi, sizzling hibachi dishes, and flavorful noodles. Whether dining in for an entertaining hibachi show or enjoying takeout at home, satisfaction awaits! 

12205 Mercado Drive in Wellen Park

941.492.6677 |

MEDITERANIAN: Indulge in the vibrant flavors of Turkish, Greek, and Mediterranean cuisine at Bodrum, where tradition meets innovation with a touch of New York flair. There’s something for everyone here.

225 Miami Ave. W., Venice

941.412.0090 |

MEXICAN: Savor the authentic flavors of Mexico at Mi Pueblo, where every dish is crafted with fresh ingredients and served with genuine Mexican hospitality. From classic favorites to flavorful specialties, experience true Mexican cuisine done right. 

530 US Hwy. 41 Bypass S., Venice

941.486.0005 |  

PIZZA: Bocca Lupo serves coal-fired pizzas that are flavorful, crispy and delicious: in three sizes and 11 varieties. It also features a full-service restaurant and bar. Come experience authentic Italian flavors, including new entrees, all cooked in a coal-fired oven called "The Wolf." 

12105 Mercado Drive in Wellen Park

941.676.9653 |

THAI: Star Thai Sushi Venice offers modern fusion Thai cuisine, sushi, and Japanese dishes with impeccable presentation, customer service, and value. Its much-loved menu Thai items are fresh, healthy, and irresistibly tasty. 

533 US Highway 41 Bypass North, Venice