Bars & Nightlife Near San Marco in Venice Italy
Though sticker-shock is a phenomenon that happens in the cafes on Piazza San Marco, an aperitivo, nice glass of wine or a cocktail in an elegant San Marco area bar is a worthwhile investment. You're buying more than a drink. You get the lovely ambiance, the excellent service, the music and views; All of the wonders of Venice spread out for you to enjoy. People, artists if you will, work very hard to maintain the atmosphere of beauty and elegance in San Marco despite the millions of tourists who plow through this neighborhood each year. Evenings in San Marco are your best opportunity to take in the magic of this neighborhood without having to fight through a crowd. And, there are talented people of all professions, including the bartenders, who make this magic happen. For example, watch master mixologist Marino Lucchetti, of the Londra Palace Bar at work:
You will spend more money going out in San Marco than in other areas of Venice, anywhere from 7-20 euros for wine or cocktails, but you will also enjoy the setting of this most historic neighborhood of Venice and it will be worth it! Do, at least once during you stay, treat yourself to an evening in this neighborhood.