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All 1,306 Bologna Restaurants

Pizzeria Altero

Via indipendenza 33, 40121 Bologna, Italy (San Vitale)
051 234758
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Ranked #352 of 1,306 Restaurants in Bologna
Cuisines: Pizza
Neighborhood: San Vitale
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Takeout, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Takeout, Late Night

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English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Fantastic pizza, the best ever of this kind. With the right amount of toppings and high quality ingredients. Very fast service and very kind. YOU HAVE TO TASTE IT!

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Alexandria, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

We visited Rome, Florence, Bologna, and Venice and this was by far the best pizza on the entire trip. It doesn't look like much from the outside and we had not planned on visiting, but thought we would give it a try. This pizza was so delicious! It was doughy and the ingredients were fresh. This place was also very... More 

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Bologna, Italy
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31 reviews 31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

This place has really gone downhill recently. Plus points: Okay, it's cheap and has convenient, central locations Minus points: ... but the quality is not good at all. Flabby, cold, tasteless pizzas that leave you feeling bloated like Pavarotti. The staff are about as pleasant as gastroenteritis. There is hardly anywhere to sit Everyone shoves in front of everyone else... More 

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Amsterdam, Paesi Bassi
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147 reviews 147 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

for years they make really good tasty pizza,and they also keep its quality very high.sometimes they provide new tastes of pizza but it is very good.Recommended!

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San Antonio, TX
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43 reviews 43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

Pizza Altero should NOT be your destination if you are in Bologna for a limited time and you are looking for the authentic, Emilia Romanga decadent culinary adventure. But for what it is - a popular, simple counter service that serves squares of tasty pizza with a variety of toppings (cheese, ham, onions, vegetables, etc) for a euro or two... More 

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Pescara, Italy
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

the pizza is tasty, and locations are perfect, as an alternative to panino o McDonald's, but the pieces are very small and for such a small slice the price is too high=((((

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Fort Myers, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

The pizza was fantastic with fresh ingredients. Staff was friendly. We even misplaced our receipt but they still honored what we purchased. Seems like a place where the locals go for a quick slice.

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Fremont, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

For my money, the best pizza I had during my Italian holiday. The woman behind the counter was a hoot!

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Bologna, Italy
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220 reviews 220 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

Pizzeria Altero is very popular in Bologna. It's usual, among youngest crowd but not only, to have a piece (better: two) of their pizza walking downtown. Don't expect it'll sate you: it's a snack instead of a pizza. Very light, a lot of air in it (apparently, they use a lot of yeast). The price is however very affordable.

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Miami, Florida
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55 reviews 55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

Lets say it openly: Boogna is not Naples and generally Pizza is not that great. Altero is a shop that sells pizza by the slice and it is the best pizza in Bologna. Unexpensive and very yummy.

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Address: Via indipendenza 33, 40121 Bologna, Italy
Phone Number: 051 234758
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna>  > San Vitale
Cuisine: Pizza

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