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Antica Osteria Romagnola

Via Rialto 13 | Bologna, 40124 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 263699
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Via Rialto 13 | Bologna, 40124 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place with a vintage atmosphere that is not created artificially. A bit cold, I almost put my coat back, and chairs are quite uncomfortable. The menu is quite extensive and includes traditional bolognese dishes but also fish based choices. The service is good. However...More

Thank Viridiana2012
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Ok, it was inexpensive- just under 100€ for 2. It was strange, followed by bad food. The service was ok. The person initially waiting on us - he appeared to be in charge (Owner?) gave us the menu verbally in heavily accented English. No prices...More

1  Thank scurtin2016
Barrese, Proprietario at Antica Osteria Romagnola, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017
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Gentile signore, visto il suo zelo nel descrivere questa tremenda serata mi permetta di correggerla ,sia in italiano,sia in inglese.(ma...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

It is a couple of years since I last visited this restaurant with my husband but the memory is still vivid. Fantastic food and a great ambience. Having dined there a few times over the years it has always been the ultimate treat on a...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017

This restaurant was one of the first dinning experiences we had in Bologna. What a great way to start and difficult to compete with! The service was professional and knowledgeable. Our meal included the Tagliatelle a Ragu - superb! Each table was filled and with...More

Thank Eljer88
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Every course here was a work of art but I have to say the most impressive thing about this restaurant is the passion and flexibility of the owner. If you can't decide on a starter you can get a little taster plate of everything, he...More

1  Thank 4E777
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

The place it is within walking distance of the old city (10 min from Asinelli Towers). The restaurant is a small place with maybe not more than 10 tables. It is decorated in a refined style, and the loads of old wine bottles in the...More

Thank AlbUK
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

I went to university in Bologna 20 years and have returned on many occasions. This restaurant is one I found many years ago and it is superb. Different in that the owner mainly guides you on what to have, but let him. It's amazing! Food...More

Thank Kfjd76
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We come to this small, family owned Restaurant every year when we visit Bologna. No menu, rely on the owner/chef recommendations. He cooks whatever found fresh at the market and inspired him. This time he offered us a sampling menu, in which some dishes were...More

Thank Dov A
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

What can you say. The owner greets you with no menu, only a verbal description of what the chefs have for the day. And considering that both chefs are his sons, with a grandson as a server, this restaurant is a family affair. You start...More

1  Thank Martysfo
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We booked a table at the suggestion of the owner of our guest house - we had checked it out beforehand during the day - it looked attractive inside and the menu was appealing. We arrived and were seated. No menu appeared. Eventually the waiter/...More

5  Thank AnitaT947
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Rialto 13 | Bologna, 40124 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna>  > Santo Stefano
  • Neighbourhood: Santo Stefano
  • Phone Number: +39 051 263699
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