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Ristorante Cesarina

Via Santo Stefano 19/B, 40125 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 232037
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“truffle” (9 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Via Santo Stefano 19/B, 40125 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent enviroment, place and coocking. Traditional and very good cooking. Services pretty, amazing and historical location

Thank Biagio G
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We went to Cesarina as we followed the suggestions of the Michelin Guide. For the first time, it was a mistake. The place is nice, located in a beautiful square in the center of Bologna. The ambience is quite classic but somehow elegant. But the...More

Thank luxuryhotelsdreamer
Reviewed 30 December 2017

We ate at this lovely restaurant last night and the food was fabulous. To start we had the most delicious ham "Mora Romagnola" aged 24 months (a must try and worth every cent !), mortadella and a light cheese flan. For mains we had the...More

Thank monkeyCapeTown
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Finding myself on my own in Bologna over Christmas might have been boring, but following a recommendation by an English friend I made an email booking at Cesarina and set myself up for a great evening on Christmas night. Conveniently a few minutes' walk from...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Last visited this restaurant about 6 or 7 years ago and rated it as the best place I had eaten in Bologna, so decided to return. The signs were bad when they did not reply to my e-mails for a booking. The restaurant has expanded...More

2  Thank jostan99
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Food was great, service was great (other places had been a little condescending to foreign tourists). We had pan-fried artichokes, different mortadella dishes, gnocchi with taleggio, walnuts and truffle and something else that I can't remember but it was all very, very tasty, the waiters...More

Thank Haj182
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Local restaurant, with good atmosphere. We went for dinner, and had a great time. The dishes was very authentic from Bologna.

Thank Francesca M
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed lunch at this restaurant in central Bologna, on Saturday while the entire center of the city was teeming with people. Many of the streets were closed to cars: the crowds were dense for blocks enjoying street musicians and dancers. We were the only...More

Thank 68travelingjeff68
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Very good regional and original dishes and spoiled for choice. I had the poached egg with truffles followed by the porcini risotto while my partner had talgiatelle al ragu followed by bollito. do not believe those other reviewers who say the cooking is not good...More

1  Thank Ken B
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

The dinner with local colleagues was in this restaurant, selected by them. The staff is very friendly, including helping and in providing different plates for us, to get the opportunity to taste different flavors of Bolognese local food. The wine was from Bologna region, and...More

Thank ACB_PT
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$74
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
7:20 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:20 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:20 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:20 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:20 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:20 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:20 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:20 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:20 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:20 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:20 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Santo Stefano 19/B, 40125 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 232037
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