Hostaria del Piccolo may not be new to you, but it's new to me, and has a new location on Rose Avenue in Venice, which is gone from restaurant wasteland to 5 hot spots within just a few years. Hostaria is loud, but with high energy. It feels like a clubby, casual restaurant, if there is such a category in Venice. The wall near the bar and the large communal table has multiple TV screens where there were videos playing while we were there, and then a Laker game. OK, but then our waitress came by and spoke to us with a thick Italian accent, as did every other wait staff member. Confusing.