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Il Borsalino

22 Rue Ste Colombe, 33000 Bordeaux, France
0983377610
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Ranked #802 of 1,474 restaurants in Bordeaux
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Most recent review
- Feb 21, 2013
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Bordeaux, France
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

This used to be my favorite restaurant, but I can no longer recommend it. It has inexplicably taken a turn, same owners, same shefs, but I and a friend have recently had mediocre meals there, and they seem to have abandoned their free digestive at the end of the meal. The salmon tortellini was a disapointment, and the Chicken Marsala... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

Book Il Borsalino - a must if you like Italian food. It is quite unassuming and easy to miss but always busy so book ahead. Order the antipasti to start with (incredible flavours - almost worth going just for that) and then something for your main course which has some room for manouevre (i.e. if you order spaghetti with pesto...that's... More

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Windlesham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

This is a small, unpretentious restaurant with outstanding food. Restaurants in Bordeaux seem to be very busy, so we recommend booking. Don't miss the food here! We liked it so much we went back the next evening and it was even better! The flavours of the food are superb and it is very authentic Sicilian cuisine. We received very attentive... More

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Bordeaux, France
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

I am reticent to share this address, as I dont want them to get too popular. This is a great little Italian bistro. Reasonably priced and always, so far, excellent food. Try the Burratta if they have it (fresh mozzarella). If you are nice to your waiter he will offer you an amaretto or limoncello at the end of the... More

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Harrisonburg, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

We were recommended by our Hotel Concierge to eat at this italian restaurant in Bordeaux, France. Sometimes even the best recommendation can be flawed. Not this time! This was one of the best meals we have had in Europe. They were so nice and polite and served the best food at very reasonable prices. Very casual atmosphere and they accept... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2012 via mobile

Authentic italian food. Nice simple atmosphere. Very friendly service.... What else?

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