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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%
Travellers talk about
“tortellini” (50 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 1 week ago via mobile

Everything was simply delicious in this restaurant! I would gladly eat there every day, if only I could. The service was also very attentive - we came in with a sleeping baby and were given a quite corner downstairs, were we were not disturbed and...More

Thank Bela G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wish we had found this restaurant earlier As we had no booking we were given a time limit on our table but we're given enough time to enjoy our meal We went for the house specialties in both food and wine which were recommended and...More

Thank Lindseyfb67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a few days ago with Business colleagues during a day trip to Bologna. First choice of restaurant was full (didn't book), this place was recommended by an acquaintance on the train from Milan. Service started well, confident, knowledgeable, quick and sufficient. Restaurant was near...More

Thank Eric H
rick1960, Proprietario at Ristorante da Nello, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sir, we do not enter into arguments regarding your critics about our prices, since as already mentioned by our waiter, they are clearly shown on the menu, outside and inside the Restaurant and nobody compelled you to enter and have lunch. What instead annoyed...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walking past the place several times, I thought it would be the typical tourist trap, but after the concierge at the Majestic recommended the place, I went there anyway: Great surprise!! On a Wednesday lunch full with Italiens and the food and wine confirm the...More

Thank Verleinix
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

very good atmosphere and very good service. the pasta is excellent. The local red wine is good. the amount of food is not enough (for me) so I took 2 different dishes.

Thank amoss993
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traditional style which is exactly what we wanted..great meal, great service and they are so friendly...5* Would recommend booking because I think we were lucky to get a table....it was packed.

Thank PCancellari
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

If you are not fitting what then waiter expects, you can be forgotten for over 20 minutes, like I was. The many waiters of the empty restaurant were busy eating and talking among themselfs. I waited over 20 min for the bill and just payed...More

Thank AmadeuGustavo
rick1960, Proprietario at Ristorante da Nello, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Sir, what are you talking about? Are you saying that we were slow in making you paying? Am I correct? If yes, this is really unusual and even more since it is the reason of your negative comment. I assure you that we do not...More

Reviewed 9 December 2017

This was recommended by our hotel; we were not disappointed. It is a restaurant focused on the local cuisine. Our dishes were tortellini in brodo, mortadella and tagliatella ragu - it was delicious. Service was exceptional!

Thank Spitfire67
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

It is located in a very central zone of the city. The place extends on the ground level and in the basement. The atmosphere is nice and the service is gentle and of high level. Prices are very reasonable for the quality provided. 30€- 40€...More

Thank Aris M
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

I was recommended to this restaurant by a trustee source. Good honest food served traditionally. Friendly atmosphere and busy which is always a good sign

Thank Michael S
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Adriane G
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Response from rick1960 | Property representative |
Dear Sir, yes, usually October and November are the best months for white truffle, though this year the very hot and dry summer is making things more difficult for the pickers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
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, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
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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