Acquerello Restaurant, Venetian Cuisine on the Island of San Clemente

by Giulia Minero
Acquerello restaurant c/o San Clemente Palace Kempinski

Located in a unique panoramic position, Acquerello welcomes guests with a menu highlighting the excellence of Italian and Venetian tradition, focusing on unusual pairings



A breathtaking view over the lagoon, the tranquility of a private island – the Island of San Clemente – a 10 minute boat ride from St. Mark’s Square and an elegant ambience. These are just some of the dvantages of the Acquerello restaurant.

The soul of Venice in watercolours

Inside this venue, which is characterized by pastel colours, and curtains and mirrors crafted by well-known local artisans, architectural details and diverse decorative elements meet in a celebration of traditional Venetian style reinterpreted with contemporary touches.
This combination of local elements and innovative flavours is also noticeable in its menu, which features the classics of traditional Italian cuisine and Venetian specialities, highlighted by local flavours. These allude to La Serenissima’s strong ties with Mediterranean countries. Acquerello’s gourmet offerings, created by Executive Chef Giorgio Schifferegger, include Venetian meat and fish specialities made from the freshest seasonal ingredients, and mainstays of Italian tradition like homemade pizza and pasta, infused with unusual flavours.

Acquerello restaurant

Guests who want to enjoy breathtaking sunset views over Venice’s skyline and the lagoon can sample the restaurant’s specialities on the panoramic terrace, just steps from the medieval church of San Clemente.



Mon-Sun 7pm-10.30pm

Acquerello c/o San Clemente Palace Kempinski

Isola di San Clemente


+39 041 4750111


GPS: 45.41093, 12.33547

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