Four Japanese are very angry after a restaurant in Venice, Italy charged €1,100 ($1,350) for a dinner of steak, fish and water. In , the four tourists say they were ripped off (overcharged) for their . The four diners are students and study in the of Bologna. They were on a day to Venice and decided to have dinner at a restaurant near the world- St Mark’s Square on Friday. As well as the police looking into this incident, the of Venice has promised he would also take . The mayor said: "If this disgraceful episode is confirmed, we'll do all we can to punish those responsible. We are for - always."
It is for tourists to be overcharged anywhere in the world. Tourism in Venice are worried about the Japanese tourists saying they were ripped off. This is because there have been many cases recently of rip-off prices in Venice. One tourism group tweeted: "Whoever puts the good of Venice at , harms all Venetians." The restaurant has a very 1.5 (out of 5) rating on the website TripAdvisor.com. A huge 83 per cent of visitors gave it a "Terrible" . One TripAdvisor user complained that: "The food was very ....They added almost €50 in taxes and a tip - these are the hidden that they don't tell you about. And the service wasn't good. I feel scammed."