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Ex Forno

$$ - $$$Italian, ,
Via Don Giovanni Minzoni 14/E | Adiacente Al Museo d'Arte Moderna Di Bologna, 40121 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 649 3896
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible3%
27 Oct 2017
“Cafe attached to the MaMbo Gallery”
1 week ago
“Delicious food, friendly staff, cozy place”
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Italian, Bar, Pub, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Don Giovanni Minzoni 14/E | Adiacente Al Museo d'Arte Moderna Di Bologna, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to MAMbo to see the 'Revolutija' exhibition and the permanent collections. Had lunch there before I started the exhibitions and also a drink and snacks/bar food afterwards. Lunch of the day is of very good value. For €12, you have salad, a main course,...More

Thank A Y
Reviewed October 27, 2017

Very good value for money, coffees only 1.10 euros and pastries 3 euros. They do lunches at around 11 euros. Very busy with students who know a bargain when they see one.

Thank Douglas B
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed an early evening here, with the traditional spritz accompanied by some snacks. Atmosphere was cool, outside and inside spaces are welcoming and with a vintage flair made with taste

Thank Amit E
ExForno, Proprietario at Ex Forno, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2017

Thanks!!!! See you soon!

Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

After a horror trip to IKEA on Sunday (I know....) I remembered that maybe after 2 pm we could still eat at the buffet lunch at The Mambo restaurant. It was a relief to see there was still food, and more importantly, a table as...More

Thank Viridiana2012
Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Lively place, very friendly staff Streetfood and more, daily changing Had excellent risotto with cod and tomatoes, olives and fried ball of clambs-risotto. Both yummy !! Can also recommend the caipirinha !

Thank pieter111
Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Nice place to have chat your friends. The best coctails in town, made by 'federico'. Especially try the ginger one :) Or you can try other coctails, they are also good.

Thank Ozge K
Reviewed November 10, 2015

Various daily menus, kind staff, worth a try. The restaurant consits of two parts: on the left side, there is a classic cafe with coaches and a bar, on the right, you can find a restuarant - which is a bit humdrum, but you can...More

1  Thank ceglediz
Reviewed November 25, 2014

There is always a crowd here which in the summer spills on to the pavement. Although mainly frequented by the young, university students etc, this is a great place for all ages to visit after visiting the gallery or for an inexpensive meal. You pay...More

Thank Reports
Reviewed July 31, 2014

Huge salad and 50cl still water only €10 for both...! A must visit if you've worked up an appetite visiting Mambo. Sit outside and watch the world go by

1  Thank Florenzoo
Reviewed January 15, 2014

The only bar in my whole life where I asked for a Jägermeister and they served it to me at room temperature. When I asked if I could have it cold, they put ice in the glass. Never seen something like this before in a...More

6  Thank Mywie
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Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Don Giovanni Minzoni 14/E | Adiacente Al Museo d'Arte Moderna Di Bologna, 40121 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 649 3896
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