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Osteria Satyricon

Via delle Armi, 3, 40137 Bologna, Italy (Savena)
051444320
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Ranked #7 of 1,242 Restaurants in Bologna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Neighborhood: Savena
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Lovely restaurant with a special flair. All the staff was really friendly and explained us all the Italian dishes with a of patience. Finally we asked for a surprise meal, which was delicious!!!

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Henderson, Nevada
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7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

You will probably have to take a cab to this restaurant, but it's well worth the trip. The atmosphere is unusual, the host & wait staff very helpful, & the food has some unusual twists. There were only locals the night we dined & that is always a good sign for me. Everything we ordered was fantastic. I recommend the... More

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Edinburgh
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53 reviews 53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Enjoyed a superb meal at Osteria Satyricon. Cool, quirky restaurant a short taxi ride from town and well worth the visit. Really nice, friendly owners who were very helpful translating menus and keen to make sure we were having a good meal. Great menu, with lots of choice of traditional food and unique twists on traditional food which all sounded... More

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Nyc
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Wow! What a spectacular restaurant with amazing food and hosts. Just a short cab ride away from bologna but arguably the best restaurant of our trip to Italy. Had the homemade salumi, the gnocchi with blue cheese/zucchini flowers, tagliatelle and the grilled beef. Wine list is spectacular and extremely fairly priced. Family run operated restaurant--was packed to the gills when... More

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Vienna, Austria
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7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We celebrated the 30th birthday of my boyfriend here - what a treat! The Osteria is in a suburb of Bologna, but it was worth taking a cab to get here. The food is beyond comprehension and the owner of the restaurant explained us everything in detail. As an appetizer we had a ham/salami and cheese plate, the sausages are... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 via mobile

Very original cooking. A lovely owner/waiter. His dad makes the salami for the starters. We had hare pasta ..very unusual cooking done with real interest in combining unusual ingredients.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We visited twice during our stay in Bologna, the restaurant was recommended by our wonderful host at B&B Pozzo Di Mezzo. It is not a fancy restaurant, but they focus on the food and their friendly service. They offer both a Classic menu and an innovative one with their own flair and sometimes a 'twist' on the Classics. Some choices... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

Great food, great ambiance, great people, just great. Local, authentic food where we were the only tourists in the place. People waiting for a table. Make sure you book in advance to avoid disappointment.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We were party of 11 on a very busy Saturday night. A warm friendly welcome from the owner Fabrizio created a great atmosphere. We enjoyed a selection of starters/pastas/main courses and deserts, until we could eat no more. Each course prepared and presented with explanations. This restaurant outshines much higher profile restaurants both in quality of it;s food and customer... More

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18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

This is a great example of a local, non tourist osteria serving both typical classic Emilgian dishes as well as more innovative items. Warning: not in the historic center, out in Savena area, a modern working class neighborhood. Take a cab! To get a same night Friday night table we had to come at730 and give up the table by... More

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Additional Information about Osteria Satyricon

Address: Via delle Armi, 3, 40137 Bologna, Italy
Phone Number: 051444320
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna>  > Savena

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