8 Best Halal Restaurants In Venice, Italy - Updated 2023

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Famous for its gondolas, magnificent canals, and amazing hotels and restaurants, you are practically guaranteed to have a great time in Venice. The romantic ambiance, coupled with the vibrancy and sunshine it harbors for most months, Venice has long been a hotspot for tourists and for good reason. If you really wish to experience Venice like a local, you must visit one of its many art galleries, visit an opera or classical music performance, and of course, get yourself splendid food. If you are in Venice during the period of Ramadan or are just craving some delicious halal food, you’ll be so glad you found this article. Read on to know more about the best halal restaurants in Venice, Italy.

1. SKK Mediterranea Halal

In Italy, it can be difficult to find something other than pasta, pizza, or seafood in restaurants. Thankfully, this restaurant serves not just excellent halal, but also burgers and chicken wings! Located in a very convenient spot close to both Rialto Bridge and San Marco, this place serves absolutely fantastic food including samosas and shawarma. They have an excellent variety of food to choose from and all of them are as delicious as you would expect.

SKK Mediterranea Halal

Address: Campo Manin, 4253, 30100 Venezia VE, Italy

Website: SKK Mediterranea Halal

Opening hours: 10am - 5pm (daily)

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2. Chicken Royal

Posted by Chicken Royal on Friday, 18 September 2015

No matter whether you are looking for a quick snack or a full meal, Chicken Royal delivers. The portions are quite healthy as compared to the price of the food. The dishes are also very reasonably priced and won’t burn a hole in your pocket like some of the other restaurants in Venice. The biryani and kebabs are particularly wonderful and come highly recommended. The staff is also very helpful and makes the experience even more enjoyable.

Chicken Royal

Address: Via Piave, 73, 30171 Venezia VE, Italy

Website: Chicken Royal

Opening hours: 11am - 11pm (daily)

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3. Quanto Basta

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Posted by Quanto Basta - Venezia on Monday, 1 October 2018

Head here for great halal food when you are looking for a substantial breakfast to carry you through to lunch when you are in Venice. The menu is absolutely massive with over 70 pizzas to choose from. You can also order some amazing halal food and the kebabs come highly recommended. If you’re craving desserts, the gelato here is one of the best you will find in Venice. The staff is fun and friendly and makes the atmosphere very lively.

Quanto Basta

Address: Cannaregio, 148, 30121 Venezia VE, Italy

Website: Quanto Basta

Opening hours: Open 24 hours

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4. Frary's

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Posted by Frary's on Wednesday, 23 December 2015

Frary’s is a gem of a find and a lovely place to come and have dinner. The food is always cooked to perfection and the service is exceptional. Other than fabulous halal food, they also have a ton of great vegetarian and gluten-free options. The food is very well priced and is served in large portions. They also have an expansive wine selection you can choose from to make your time a little more special.


Address: Fondamenta Frari, 2558, 30125 Venezia VE, Italy

Website: Frary's

Opening hours: 11:30am - 3pm, 6pm - 11pm (daily)

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5. Orient Experience Venezia

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Posted by Orient Experience on Tuesday, 2 October 2012

The food at the Orient Express is like a breath of fresh air after all the pizza and pasta you would inevitably be eating when in Italy. They serve authentic Chinese dishes that are freshly made and very tasty. You can find more than a few halal options on the menu and you just can’t go wrong with any choice. The spicy seafood soup and glass noodles come highly recommended.

Orient Experience Venezia

Address: Rio Terà Farsetti, 1847, 30121 Venezia VE, Italy

Website: Orient Experience Venezia

Opening hours: 11am - 11:30pm (daily)

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6. Ristorante Karmasutra

Posted by Karmasutra - Ristorante Indiano on Thursday, 7 February 2019

This restaurant is well known for its delicious and authentic Indian food. The ambiance is bright and elegant and the music playing softly in the background only adds to the charm of this place. The service is impeccable and the food is well priced and extremely tasty. The Reshmi kabab, Butter chicken and Kadai chicken are must try’s if you visit this wonderful little restaurant. The portions and perfect and the flavors of spices are delightful.

Ristorante Karmasutra

Address: Corso del Popolo, 78, 30172 Venezia VE, Italy

Website: Ristorante Karmasutra

Opening hours: 11am - 3pm, 6pm - 11pm (daily)

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7. Buddha Soul Resto

Posted by Buddha Soul Restò on Sunday, 8 March 2015

This place is a great option for when you’re in the mood for something different from the usual Venetian restaurant fare. The food is very tasty - spicy, but not excessively so. They have a ton of halal options to choose from and also serve vegetarian and gluten-free dishes. The generous portions are very filling and the ambiance is quite lovely too. The place notably also has great service and great staff.

Buddha Soul Resto

Address:Via Gran Viale, 28/B, 30126 Lido di Venezia, Venezia VE, Italy

Website: Buddha Soul Resto

Opening hours: 12pm - 2:30pm, 6pm - 10pm (daily)

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8. Hostaria Osottoosopra

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Posted by Hostaria OSOTTOOSOPRA on Friday, 6 July 2018

This gem of a restaurant serves amazingly tasty meals created from fresh ingredients in a very relaxed atmosphere. The ambiance could also be described as wonderfully romantic and the service is professional and friendly. This beautiful restaurant has great halal choices and a wooden storefront and interior. You must try the ravioli and cheesecakes if you get to pay a visit to this incredible restaurant.

Hostaria Osottoosopra

Address: Calle S. Pantalon, 5754, 30123 Venezia VE, Italy

Website: Hostaria Osottoosopra

Opening hours: 12pm - 2:30pm, 6pm - 10:30pm (daily)

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Delicious halal food in the heart of Venice

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If you are traveling to Venice and do not plan on eating pizza and pasta throughout your trip, these restaurants provide the best alternatives to choose from. They have generous portions of great food served at reasonable prices. The cuisine is a mix of Indian, Mediterranean, Italian, and even Middle Eastern. You cannot go wrong with any of these restaurants, so go ahead and mark it down on your itinerary!

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