Taverna San Lio
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Unusual for us, but we did a lot of shopping in the Venice airport. There was a great murano glass shop and we bought matching glass Christmas trees - they were just too adorable to pass up! And C bought a book of photographs from Venice. Then, we boarded our short flight to Munich.
Arrivederci Italia! Until we meet again!
So I awoke this morning and did my normal morning routine and went out to go have brekky with my new friend sarah.
So I arrive at the resturant and she is sitting there at the table already, so I walts up and sit across from her.
we get chatting and order our meals. before we know it, its mid day.
So we decide to have a look around the local area of Venice
we stroll around chatting about ...
... from a small hole in the wall type cafe and take to a secluded canal where we dangle our feet over the water and enjoy our meal and scenery free of charge. I must say our choice for a cafe was also dependant on finding free toilets as it can really add up around here. Venice is also not complete without gelato and this is something we take to straight after our lunch. I settle for nougat and their speciality flavour, a vanilla custard whilst Paula ...
... in a popcorn bucket, the spring rolls were just too good to be missed, soups and soufflés served in test tubes and mini ramekins, a Chinese combination with Kung Pao Chicken, sweet and sour chicken, stir fry veggies and a few other flavours with rice, Taco Royale served with hand ground guacamole mixed by Darrell. We repeated our desserts, they were so good we couldn't resist.
Next we were off to the show. It was a fun gala style ...
... from far & wide to have a look at the fresh catch. A bloke jumped on the vaporetto with three huge boxes of fresh bread rolls (one of the best smells known to man) and headed off and fresh fruit and vegetables were in transit along the smaller canals. Even the garbage boat was collecting rubbish (not the best smell known to man).
Back home and after breakfast, as a tribe we decided to visit Murano island to see the ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsTaverna San Lio Venice
Highly recommend looking this place up both for accommodation and the food in the restaurant. And the location is fantastic, right in the heart of Venice.
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