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Cafe Zanarini



Italian, Cafe
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Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
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Reviewed December 20, 2018

We had coffee and tea and cake there twice sitting downstairs in the bar. Cost 10 euros. Upstairs, same cakes, same tea served by a waiter 18 euros. BEWARE. This was the most expensive tea or coffee we had in Bologna. There is no need...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gill C
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

This cafe is as impressive and classy as any I’ve ever seen in Italy. A fantastic array of Mignons in one area. Paninis in another. Local jams and produce in yet another. Normal type pricing but you feel special indulging anything here. Recommended

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bigvicSydney
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Located in a piazza, this elegant restaurant has a wide variety of delicious snacks, drinks, desserts, etc. It’s a wonderful experience to be able to relax in the middle of the day or afternoon, while watching the world go by. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Malteser65
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Italy is, as everyone knows, full of outdoor cafes and bars of various types, some large and some small; some good and some bad, but I would certainly rate the Cafe Zanarini very highly. In the first place, its location simply couldn't be better -...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Bill H
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Reasonable sized restaurant in Piazza Galvani, behind the Basilica San Petronio. The outdoor tables were well presented and not cramped. Food was very good and service good too. Traffic on Via Luigi Carlo Farini was the only down-side.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank CPhillipson
Reviewed September 21, 2018

We went for coffee and were seduced by the pastries. They have a fabulous selection of beautiful pastries, like exotic birds in an aviary. The coffee is good and the view is great...you can watch the stylish locals walk by in the open piazza.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Johann W
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

The busy Piazza Galvani has a delightful cafe to enjoy a fine lunch while watching the daily activity. It’s located in a very fashionable shopping area not far from the Piazza Maggiore. We lunched on a roast beef salad with parmigiana reggiano cheese, and tortellini...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JVK084
Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

Would recommend for a aperitovo in the evening, you get nice snacks with it. Great Location, sitting outside or inside are both comfortable.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Alexander_Wielki
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Not everywhere in Italy offers the fantastic food you often hear about. Cafe Zanarini does. The pastas are fantastic and the desserts are divine.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Malekei L
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Every time we come to Bologna, we always go to Zanarini in the evening for a glass or two of prosecco & some canapés. Great bar, very friendly staff & a lovely atmosphere.

Date of visit: August 2018
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