Great Italian Food in Berkley


Venezia is now offering a weeknight 3-course Prix Fixe dinner for $20, Monday – Thursday. Venezia is a Berkeley tradition acclaimed for its great Italian food, outstanding value and family-friendly atmosphere. Chef Cindy Deetz’s inspired menu features a wide assortment of house-made pastas, innovative regional meat and fish dishes complimented by a full bar and eclectic, affordable wine list. Parties both large and small can dine on a Venetian piazza complete with floor-to-ceiling murals, central fountain, and whimsical hanging laundry, or in our intimate “Tuscan Room”, available for private parties at lunch and dinner. Venezia is one of the few restaurants in town that can accommodate large parties with ease. We have a private dining room that can seat 25 comfortably, and the main dining room seats parties up to 40 in a bustling, festive atmosphere. We’re the perfect place for a business lunch, company celebration, pre-wedding dinner, banquet or birthday party. The restaurant is available for private events. Please call for more information Now in its 29th year, Venezia is an Italian restaurant that has become a Berkeley institution acclaimed for its great food, value and atmosphere. Venezia’s menu features a wide assortment of fresh pasta, meats and fish, a moderately priced wine list, full bar and weekly specials created under the able hand of chef Cindy Deetz. 1799 University Ave., Berkeley, CA 510.849.4681