Trip Advisor just reviewed the Top Restaurants in the Venice Florida area and came up with what they "advised" as the, Cream of the Crop- or Top 10 Restaurants in Venice Florida. We've listed those restaurants below. Some we agree with and others we have not yet visited...so we would love to hear your input! Please take a look and leave us your comments either here or on our Facebook page:

1. Darrell's Restaurant 

Exactly what one would expect from a southern style restaurant; friendly and welcoming. The atmosphere is fantastic, with a great spanish courtyard and fountains, oh and it's been called the best BBQ in the area... but we'll let you decide.

2. Ristorante San Marco

San Marco invites you to experience and enjoy authentic, flavorful food from southern Italy. The owners (fourth generation Italian restauranteurs) know what they're doing and are comitted to sharing the robust flavors of the Southern Italian Tradition.

3. Made In Italy         

                       

4. Robbi's Reef

Daily, Mouth-watering Seafood Specials, Locally Sourced, Great Wine & Beer Selections plus an atmosphere that is seriously incredible! If you've never been to Robbi's Reef, make a reservation today! Take a peek at their menu online or just wait to be pleasantly surprised when you get to your table. Your meals will be cooked to perfection and served to you looking seriously to delicious to disturb...but you'll dig right in. This place is second to none. Great Food, Excellent Service and a Date Place or Family Meal you'll remember for a long time to come!

5. Sharky’s On the Pier

Sharky's sits right on the Gulf in the Shark Tooth Capital of the World. Where diners can see amazing sunsets, gorgeous gulf views, oh... and the absolute best seafood around town. Come rinse off that pearly sand from your feet, take a seat and munch on some Mahi-Mahi while sipping on a liquor infused snow cone.

 6. Cassariano

Cassariano is driven by a strong passion for food and a deep love of the culinary profession. The have one mission: Prepare authentic Italian Cuisine while cultivating a casual and relaxed atmosphere. Great food. Great People. The Italian way.

7. Mi Pueblo

Mi Pueblo was recently voted Best Mexican Food and Best Margarita. Friendly staff provide you with traditional Mexican food, made with the freshest ingredients. Your senses will be aroused as soon as you enter the restaurant; instantly you'll be trasnported to a tiny Mexican village (pueblo) and won't want to leave.

8. Scamotz Tomato Pies 

Fantastic salads and fantastic Pizza. The crust is said to be the best in the area. Give it a try and let us know if you agree!

9. Gold Rush BBQ

An award winning restaurant and bar, serving quality affordable BBQ in a family friendly and fun atmosphere. Said to be the best on the Left Coast, the food is served family style, but also features a great kids menu.

10. Thai Bistro

A family oriented Thai restaurant, dedicated to providing healthy alternatives to the traditional American diet. A see through kitchen enables diners to see just how fresh the food is prepared, which is important to the owners and their process of preserving all the nutrients and delicate flavors of traditional Thai food.

Do you have other favorites in Venice? We have so many awesome restaurants, diners and cafe's...it's very hard to choose who is the best! We'd love to hear your thoughts and opinions on the subject.