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Trattoria Leonida

Vicolo Alemagna 2/b, 40125 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 239742
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“orange mousse” (2 reviews)
“tagliatelle” (13 reviews)
“carciofi” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Vicolo Alemagna 2/b, 40125 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Wonderfully welcoming and and friendly staff at this restaurant. They must be doing something right, it has been here since the 1930s! Great food, very reasonable prices. We will definitely seek out this restaurant on further visits to Bologna.

1  Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Looking for a local local place to ear, we found this gem away from the tourist motorway. Not only very friendly and helpful staff, but also local couple next to us with great recommendations. The chocolate and orange mouse is a must.

2  Thank Tristan S
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We 4 dropped in on spec for lunch. Terrific staff, welcoming and funny. Two of us had variations on pasta with Bolognese- it's Bologna right?- wrong: tastes like Bolognese in Sydney. we had food envy for the other 2 who had gnocchi with tomato sauce...More

Thank gcstrata
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed an excellent lunch at Trattoria Leonida after it was recommended by our guide. The food was delicious and the service was very good. It is a little expensive because the portions are small but we would go back again without question. The ambiance...More

1  Thank Bill1475
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed this meal. I had the spinach gnocchi washed down with beautiful red wine and would have given it a 5 all day long, delicious! Given a 4 as my husband although enjoyed the lamb ribs was not over awed. The stuffed tomato side...More

1  Thank Hellybelly224
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

As we do in Italy, we arrived for our 7:00 reservation--and had the restaurant to ourselves (of course when we left every table was filled). From start to finish this was an outstanding culinary, cultural and social evening. We began with the vegetable strudel which...More

1  Thank Bob M
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Been a fan of the restaurant from the very first day we coincidentally came across back in the early 2000's. Every dish we tried there has been truly delicious. We had first visited it in the carciofi (artichoke) season and fell in love with the...More

2  Thank Melek71
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I would like to recommend and thank the staff at trattoria leonida. After a mix up with booking and re booking, our party of five where seated in a packed (locals) restaurant. I came here 2 years ago and loved it - so we had...More

1  Thank Christian H
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Found this restaurant by accident on a recent visit to Bologna. A bit worried initially as my wife and I were the only people there but we needn't have worried. The food was excellent and within 30 minutes of sitting down the place was hopping....More

2  Thank gerfitzgibbon
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant upon the recommendation of our tour guide. We thought that being in Bologna, it was a good idea to try the famous pasta. I had the noqui with tomato sauce and my daughter had the tortellini. It was just ok...More

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TrattoriaLeonida, Direttore at Trattoria Leonida, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017
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Gentilissimi signori, La vostra recensione ci fa sorridere. Sicuramente in Florida si mangia cucina tipica Bolognese, pasta fatta in casa...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vicolo Alemagna 2/b, 40125 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 239742
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