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Ristorante da Nello

Via Monte Grappa 2, 40121 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 236331
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“tortellini” (48 reviews)
“truffle” (33 reviews)
“panna cotta” (16 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Monte Grappa 2, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

We had dinner at Da Nella twice and on both occasions we were quite thrilled by the quality of the food - it fully justifies the gastronomique reputation of Bologna. On the first occasion we sat outside and found the service particularly friendly and helpful...More

Thank Kiacmaz
Reviewed 4 days ago

My mum and I spotted this place down a side street while exploring the shopping district of Bologna and decided to give it a try and we are so glad that we did! The waiters were brilliant: warm, welcoming and charming. The food was perfection!...More

Thank Nikki P
Reviewed 1 week ago

When in Bologna, the capital of Italian cuisine, as the people form Bologna love to say, you must eat at this always crowded restaurant. You must try the graminia panna, salcicia e tartuffo, a delicious plate of short handmade pasta that they are cooking unchanged,...More

Thank Alextodica
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good location, really nice staff, friendly atmosphere, good food, what's not to like? We were tired, needed some nice food and a welcome, and we received it here - it was a pleasure to sit and watch the young staff taking such care with the...More

Thank Rubysgran
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant has an outdoor terrace, which is very busy at lunch. They fitted us in for the evening, and they had a few seats for the evening after, but booking is recommended. Excellent menu, Bolognese cuisine. A good wine list, and the waiter directed...More

Thank 180michael
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Some friends recommended da Nello and it was a couple of days until we could secure a booking. We ate downstairs in the main dining room and it was great. Lots of atmosphere, lots of happy people, including the staff. It is not fine dining...More

1  Thank James M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everyone visiting Bologna should try and book the wonderful restaurant. I booked the restaurant at about 7 PM and one of the young Brothers / Owners made a special arrangement to let me dine that evening. I recomend every food lover to experience this restaurant...More

Thank Moshe N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all... don't be a tourist by sitting in the cramped courtyard just to eat outside along with every other foreigner in the restaurant. Instead, take the stairs down to the cavernous main dining hall where you'll be joining Italians from all walks of...More

1  Thank djopm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed a casual dinner with friends and family in Ristorante de Nello. Good service. Charming atmosphere. Great food.

Thank thephantomtraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ristorante da Nello was recommended by our hotel staff for its authentic Bolognese food. This was our favorite restaurant of our entire trip to Italy. We had the stuffed zucchini blossoms, tagliatelle ragu, veal, panna cotta, and creme brûlée (and wine). Total bill around 70€....More

Thank newnancy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Monte Grappa 2, 40121 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 236331
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Since 1948 Da Nello Restaurant means "good food in Bologna"
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