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Franco Rossi

Via Goito, 3, 40126 Bologna, Italy
+39051238818
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Ranked #92 of 1,300 Restaurants in Bologna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $36 - $144
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: This must be one of the best restaurants in Bologna with a friendly welcome, great service and a celebrated chef.

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Bogota, Colombia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

One of the best restaurants I have ever been. Not for the original or eccentric dishes. Just the taste and the service make every meal taste like the best. The wine is an experience when you drink it there. The Parmesan cheese they serve there should win a medal. Is an example of loving what you do!... when you do... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I was at this restaurant a great deal of times. I had a gerat experience with my entire family. The food is good italian style cooking. the veal with mushrooms especially is great. They have a great selection of wines and the stuff and the owner a very friendly.

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North London
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41 reviews 41 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We stumbled across the restaurant and got the last table on a Saturday night. The restaurant is stylish and charming, the waiters professional and knowledgeable. In a city famed for meat dishes we had no difficulty eating delicious vegetarian food. The diners on the next table turned out to be the restaurant’s most loyal customers, eating there every week for... More 

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Trier, Germany
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25 reviews 25 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Very special and very traditional place. Local food is excellent. Beef with porcini mushrooms is something amazing! Good vine list. Friendly service and warm atmosphere. Restaurant is also famous that mentioned in "The Broker" a suspense novel written by American author John Grisham and published in 2005 :)

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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We had a great night at Franco Rossi. I loved the traditional male/female menus - and the rose I received when leaving. The food was good and the service was great! The waiters were a lot of fun and suggested an excellent bottle of wine to go with our meal.

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Montreal, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

While in Bologna stop at this great restaurant. Good food and atmosphere perfect selection of wine. Very quiet, perfect for a relaxing evening. Check out the wash rooms clean and high class, a nice thing to find in Italy.

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Richmond, Virginia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

We had the buffalo mozzarella and carpaccio which was outstanding. The home made pasta was some of the best I have ever had. Also had the filet of beef with porcini mushrooms which was excellent. It was a good value considering the quality of the food. They have a great wine list including a nice list of half bottles.

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Ely
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Our hotel recommended this on our first night and we enjoyed it so much we went back for our last night. The staff are so welcoming and attentive (in a pleasant and non-creepy way). Almost as soon as we sat down, we were given a tasting of delicious pignoletto wine and brought small samples of food to taste. The menu... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Had a very good main course and dessert italian style. The service was very professional. Tops the rest is 100 charaters. What is there morr to say. "Gv:g:gghhghhgyjjtreyyrtiyyityiruryfuhtyttfrrrffftttggggggh

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Fremont, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Our car club group of 20 from California were all easily and professionally accomodated for dinner. Fantastic food with excellent service, very attentive staff and a great value for high quality delicious authentic Italian food with wine in the heart of Bologna. Giuseppe, our maitre'd and Leno the chef plus all the servers were exceptional. Perfect place for good food... More 

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Additional Information about Franco Rossi

Address: Via Goito, 3, 40126 Bologna, Italy
Phone Number: +39051238818
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
Average Prices: USD 36 - 144
Cuisine: Italian

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