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Take a Break from the Heat in Venice Grand Canal

Don’t sweat it.

| April 28, 2017

Take a Break

from the Heat

in Venice Grand Canal

By 8List

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Summer is here, and it definitely feels like hell out there! You can’t take 10 steps without breaking into sticky sweats! Thankfully there are cool refuge out there we can seek reprieve from the scorching heat and suffocating humidity. One such place is the Venice Grand Canal.

It’s a one-stop hangout place and there are a couple of ways you can beat the heat here. Check out some of the cool places in the area; Lord knows we need them:

ALAB

Location: GF Venice Grand Canal
Contact Number: 960-1770/ 960-1771

Alab is known for their home-made ice creams that take inspiration from some popular Pinoy meryenda and ulam, take for example their laing ice cream, popular with their regulars. It’s cozy and homey inside, and you’ll definitely be reminded of summers spent with relatives in the province.

Our Summer Bestfriend:
While any of their refreshing ice cream will certainly cool our body down, order their Tuba: a delicious shake made from fresh coconut sap.

 

CHIARA’S

Location: GF Venice Grand Canal (Near Food Hall Entrance)
Contact Number: 946-3215/ 821-2316

Chiara’s is a pastry and dessert place. Their gelato is the perfect way to cool down. It also goes well while dining al fresco. Feel like you’re in Venice while enjoying the view of the canal.

Our Summer Bestfriend:
Sample their wide array of gelato- authentic Italian dessert made from fresh pasteurized milk, fresh fruits and best quality of nuts imported from Italy. Also order their Panna Cotta, homemade from fresh and quality ingredients with different choices of homemade sauces as flavorings.

 

CUESINA

Location: 2F Venice Grand Canal
Contact Number: 0906-546-8531

Cuesina Garden Bistro is a Pinoy resto, and you can definitely tell that from its homey ambiance. Its quirky interiors will help brighten up your day and forget about the punishing heat outside!

Our Summer Bestfriend:
Order their homemade buko pandan with ice cream and cherry on top. The weather definitely warrants it!

 

DELICIEUX

Location: GF Venice Grand Canal
Contact Number: 805-2573

Delicieux specializes in European cuisine: take your pick from Spanish, Italian and French dishes. You can order anything from this restaurant and feel the European vibe, especially with a view of the canal!

Our Summer Bestfriend:
For that summer feel, order their Pana cotta—mouth-watering vanilla crème with refreshing slices of strawberry fruit and kiwi!