La Petite Venise

  • Restaurant
  • Traditional cooking
  • Foreign specialities
  • Mediterranean cuisine
  • Italian cuisine
  • offers dishes "homemade"

La Petite Venise is located in a listed historical monument in the park surrounding the Palace of Versailles and is open daily.

Housed in the former stables, the restaurant serves delicious French and Italian cuisine in an unusual setting.

Sardinian chef Fabrizio Cosso has worked in some of the best establishments in Paris and Geneva and presents a mouth-watering and authentic menu using seasonal ingredients.

On sunny days La Petite Venise offers a peaceful haven away from the crowds with its shady terrace surrounded by roses in glorious bloom.

A private room is available for events for up to 50 people.

Opening and closing times

All year round, every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday between 11.45 am and 6 pm.

  • Monday to Sunday from 11.45am to 3.30pm and until 6pm for the tea room (April to October)

  • Tuesday to Sunday from 11.45am to 3pm and until 5pm for the tea room (November to March).


Group menu: from 36 €.

Group rate available for > 12 people.

A la carte: from 9 €
Child menu (11 years): from 12 € (Under 10 yo)
Group menu: from 48 € (From 10 people).

Group rate available for > 12 people.

Payment methods accepted

  • American Express
  • Bank/credit card
  • Carte JCB
  • Check
  • Cash
  • Titres restaurant (vouchers)


Guidebook ranking

  • Bottin Gourmand
  • Le petit futé
  • Pudlowski


Types of customers

  • Children
  • Groups
  • Groups only
  • Home school groups
  • Welcome for business/incentive groups


  • Minimum number of people : 12


  • Animals accepted
  • Pets allowed on our terrace.
  • Inside the restaurant, under certain conditions, please contact us.

Additional information

  • Maximum capacity for groups:
  • Lunch: 50 seats,
  • Dinner: 150 seats.


  • Number of rooms : 2
  • Maximum number of place settings : 150
  • Number of seats on the terrace : 100

Services and facilities


  • Garden
  • Park
  • Parking
  • Reception room
  • Terrace
  • Toilets


  • Buffet meal
  • Pets welcome
  • Picnic hampers
  • Restaurant
  • Restaurant for children
  • Tourist routes


Menu languages

  • Anglais
  • Français

Spoken languages

  • English
  • French
  • Italian

Documentation languages

  • English
  • French


  • Hearing disability
  • Mental disability
  • Visual disability
  • Accessible for wheelchairs with assistance
  • WC + grab handle + adequate space to move
  • Site, building totally accessible


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Contact information

  • Parc du Château de Versailles 78000 Versailles

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