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Hostaria San Carlino

#132 of 1,343 Restaurants in Bologna
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
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Via San Carlo 16 C, 40121 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 412 6010
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Today
20:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 20:00 - 23:00
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We decided to have dinner here on a Tuesday evening. There were only 2 tables taken which was a shame as the food was great, the service very friendly and it was good value for money. We had a bottle of local red wine which was very reasonable. Close to our hotel. Thoroughly recommended.

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Thank Philippa M
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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77 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Difficult to find, and not really tourist friendly (waiter doesn't speak English and no English menus) but friendly and helpful. We had one of the sous chefs translate for us and she did very well and was helpful. The food was good and the prices reasonable.

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Thank Khaled A
Bologna, Italy
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Everything we had was really good! From simple thing like bread to the paella, everything was delicious. Really good "bang for your buck" restaurant.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2015 via mobile

Very cozy experience for lunch, owners are friendly and explain all their plates and choices. Food and wine selection is interesting and made with passion, and the cost is acceptable!

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2015

Very good and tasty dishes. No English menu which is a good sign for a good restaurant in Italy! We miss that place and talked about their Ravioli the entire trip. Clean toilets!!!

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New Haven, Connecticut
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015

The most recent English review for this restaurant seems to be from 2013, and the restaurant's website indicates that it is under new management, so perhaps it was closed for some period, but definitely not to be missed! Classic Bolognese fare, a notably extensive wine list, and good prices, topped off by really friendly staff. We wished we could have... More 

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Bologna, Italy
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2013

A new place with traditional sardinian dishes, very honest and imaginative made, a welcomed entrance in Bologna

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$34
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
20:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Carlo 16 C, 40121 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 412 6010
Description
Chiuso per ferie

dal 05 . 08 . 2016 venerdi al 31 . 08 . 2016 mercoledi

Apertura : 01. 09. 2016 giovedi

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?