Venice Café

Dive Bar
1903 Pestalozzi St
St Louis, MO 63118
(314) 772-5994
4:00pm - 1:00am
4:00pm - 1:00am
4:00pm - 1:00am
4:00pm - 1:00am
4:00pm - 1:00am
4:00pm - 1:00am



  • It's beautiful!
  • RFT 2012 Best of St. Louis Winner - Best Public Restroom- Embrace the safari while you experience this public throne!~-
  • Find the bald puppet and photograph it on the 2nd floor of Venice Cafe.
  • There is a lot of detail in this place. Gotta check it out
  • Eat the Jerk Chicken!!!
  • Take your time and visit all the floors and the patio. You'll see something new every time you visit.
  • Cool place, unlike anything else around Soulard. Cash only. Makes you feel American to pay cash for a PBR.
  • Rad place, cheap beer and killer bier garten
  • What a unique spot! The City Museum meets dive bar. Great hospitality, cold drinks. Grab a tractor seat around the old boat and order a cold one!
  • OMGracious! If art & cool & amazing mean anything to you - go to Venice Cafe. Service was excellent. Crowd was friendly. This place is a do over. Trust me - totally unique perfect neighborhood bar!
  • This place is incredible! Something feels very authentic about it, like a hidden gem in the city. The live music they offer is also outstanding. The best thing though is the kooky atmosphere!
  • Is it true that in all the figures on the back wall, there's not a single GI Joe? Go ahead and find one. I dare you.
  • Everything! The booze, the comaraderie!
  • What a kickass venue!!! Love drinking here!!!!
  • The bar is cash only but there is an ATM downstairs with a $3 service charge.
  • Watch out for the hypnotoad!
  • I'm not sure where I am...but I like it, imagine Tim Burton on acid. Venice is a kaleidoscope of decor, vibrant and weird. This dive is like no other, beautiful patio and live music. Bring cash!
  • MY photos on the wall
  • Great patio, you could spend hours looking at the art work on the walls and still not see everything.
  • You can buy creepy masks here. So there's that.

Nearby places

1811 Pestalozzi St (18th)
1200 Russell Blvd (at 12th St)
1711 S 9th St (btwn Lafayette Ave & Soulard St)