Information about Venice Grand Canal Mall
Venice Grand Canal Mall
Venice Grand Canal Mall also known as Venice Piazza is a shopping center at Mckinley Hill located at Taguig Metro Manila. It is well known for its replica of Macau and Italy’s Grand Canals. A visit to the mall will give you the feel of wandering around the shopping centers of Venice. The Venice Grand Canal is the most visited attraction in the area. With its foreign and modern architecture, guests and customers gather in different spots to have their photos taken. Its unique architecture is inspired by the finest and most elegant cities in Europe. The structure’s meticulous details and carvings are embedded in pastel colors.
Aside from its popularity through its creative façade, it also caters to different cuisines for the foodies. It is just the right place for Italian restaurants as it establishes a realistic foreign vibe. With its pastries and sumptuous sandwiches, Gran Caffe Lavena gives its customers a wide view of the Grand Canal. Another food spot is Toni and Sergio, it is well praised for its pasta and pizza treats. The mall also escalates love and romance to a whole new perspective by adding in the famous Italian Gondolas in the mall. Friends and lovers can create memories as Filipino talents serenade them while gondoliers steer their way to an experience of a lifetime. There is also an area where lovers can attach their lovelock. Because it is believed that those who leave their symbols of love along the bridge railings will be granted a gift of love of a lifetime. The mall also showcases performances from various bands and singers, along with unique street acts that will surely blow your mind out of amusement. Aside from entertainment through music, you can also roam around the bazaars and get unique finds.
How to get there
Take the MRT south to Guadalupe Station. Exit the station northbound. Take a jeepney to Market Market FTI Gate 3 and get out at McKinley Hill. From there, it's just a few minutes' walk to Venice Grand Canal Mall.
Best time to visit
It is open from 10 AM to 9 PM.