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Il Pescatore

Via Nazario Sauro 12/B, 40121 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 266057
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible10%
25 Sep 2017
“Good value seafood restaurant ”
17 Jun 2017
“Previous Michelin (2014) does not currently live up to that standard.”
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
$$ - $$$
Via Nazario Sauro 12/B, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Had a very pleasant 2 course lunch here, seems very popular with the locals. The clams and mussels were excellent, the wine list very reasonable and the service friendly. Recommended. Incidentally the apparent cricketing reference (see picture) is a throwback to a previous incarnation, the...More

Thank AndrewandDi
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Owner was audibly rude to his staff, which was uncalled for. Has long way to go before obtaining former status.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We eat here twice on our five night stay. Fish restaurants are rare in Bologna and perhaps not the automatic selection but this is a lovely place. Good setting and atmosphere with a lot of locals. Lovely lady welcomed us and looked after us on...More

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We started with warm octopus along with the best oysters we ever had and we've had oysters all over Paris. The oysters were brined and crisply metallic, but what set them apart was a lemon caviar mignonette. Wonderful and unlike anything I ever had before...More

Thank Alphablondyfan
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

AEPizzoli... Il Pescatore, for anyone passionate for the freshest selection of fish & the most abundant raw bar platters in Bologna. My first visit I was shocked to see such a vast variety of oysters, clams, scallops and even the hard to find escargot from...More

Thank amyelipiz
Reviewed 13 March 2016

A perfect fish restaurant. The dishes and wine is excellent. The waitresses are nice and. The service is quick. Try the mixed fish.

Thank eumsrenan
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

I ordered fettucine with seafood and fresh tomatoes. An old and sweaty waiter that looked a little bit dizzy, with dirty gray long hair brought my pasta which had 2 shrimp heads on top.i searched the pasta for the tails but it had none so...More

2  Thank Irina M
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

I never eaten "frito misto" în Italy as poor as at this place. And I've eaten in lots of places in Italy. Poor service, it looked like we were disturbing them.

1  Thank Constantin F
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

We were drawn to this restaurant by its looks, but that's all it has going for it. The food was less than average not much choice on the menu. The waitresses were miserable couldn't careless about us or our order we had to ask 3...More

1  Thank Bogey010
Reviewed 24 May 2015

We visited this wonderful seafood restaurant on our first evening in Bologna, having found it by accident. It was so good we returned on our last evening. The food, service and ambience was second to none. We tried the carpaccio of fish, the hot seafood...More

Thank Jw55_13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Nazario Sauro 12/B, 40121 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 266057
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