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Da Cesari

Via De' Carbonesi 8 | 40123 Bologna, 40123 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 237710
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit ravioli” (14 reviews)
“panna cotta” (16 reviews)
“beef broth” (4 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via De' Carbonesi 8 | 40123 Bologna, 40123 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

From the moment you enter and greeted by Roberto to tasting some of the best ragu I’ve ever had. The artichoke flan left me speechless. A must when in Bologna

Thank dave v
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came for lunch on the first day of our holiday in Bologna and it remained the main highlight of our trip through to the end. We were given a lovely warm welcome to this cosy local restaurant and ate some fabulous pasta dishes and...More

Thank RogerH99_99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Charming family run restaurant. Staff welcoming and helpful. Dishes were all delicious. Love the pasta Bolognese. Nice reasonably priced wine list. Restaurant busy with locals so recommend reservations.

2  Thank gourmandmobile
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner in this local restaurant. Pasta was delicious ahouse wine great. Local cuisine and wonderful atmosphere.

Thank Gretchen B
Reviewed 4 February 2018

On my first day exploring Bologna, it started to snow. And snow, and snow! Unprepared for the cold, I ducked into this little restaurant for a bite and to warm up. Ordered the lasagna and a glass of house chianti. I wasn't expecting much, but...More

Thank Diana W
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

This was the first meal we had in Bologna and it was so good we went again for our last meal (on this trip!). A Fantastic dinner all cooked to perfection. We had regional specials, all accompanied by a great local red (Sangiovese & Cabernet...More

Thank tall_dark_fras
Reviewed 15 January 2018

The restaurant was recommended by the hotel, good food nice wine very enjoyable space with friends and family

Thank mundosully
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Many have written about this great little restaurant, but we liked it so well we visited twice in 5 days between Christmas and New Year. The aged prosciutto was nearly as fine (dark and flavorful) as Spanish Iberico (but much less expensive). The Scalopoppa alla...More

Thank dsu267
Reviewed 11 January 2018

I went to this place to taste bolognese pasta, but ended up loving tortellini. The tortellini in beef broth is amazing. You will never taste anything like this elsewhere. The staff was very friendly as well. I miss the food so much.

Thank tiffanyc0406
Reviewed 30 December 2017

Excellent Food and wonderful staff We ate at this lovely restaurant last night (da Cesari) and the food was fabulous. To start we had the most delicious ham "Mora Romagnola" aged 24 months (a must try and worth every cent !), mortadella and a light...More

Thank monkeyCapeTown
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Jill T
14 October 2016|
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Response from Clodagh O | Reviewed this property |
As the others have advised, just email or call. They are most obliging and English is well spoken.
16 October 2015|
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Response from ABarrett_12 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have absolutely no idea but look them up on google and email their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$37
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
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.
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.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via De' Carbonesi 8 | 40123 Bologna, 40123 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 237710
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