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Billi Bar

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Via Pietro de Coubertin 1, 40134 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 614 6881
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Well needed coffee and pastry after walking the 3 8km up and down to the basilica. Staff are very friendly and it was pleasant to out down outside in the courtyard. Great coffee and good variety of pastries. The apple strudel was spot on and mine was far better than a rum baba - an orange zing to it. Bill... More 

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

Stopped off at Billi's today on our way up to San Luca.Its location makes it an excellent pit stop whist doing this worth while walk. I would not hesitate to recommend this cafe, bar,pastry shop.Staff are so welcoming,speak English and the coffee is excellent.

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thank you Lorenzo e Antonio Billi More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed January 11, 2016 via mobile

An oasis of friendly service and tasty pastries in this famous family business. Places to sit inside and outside. Lovely experience when you visit the Sanctuary di San Luca.

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Vienna, Austria
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed April 9, 2015

Billi Bar (Pasticceria) sits at the bottom of the Portico of San Luca gateway, the beginning of the ascent to San Luca monastery through 666 arcades. This is a must for anyone visiting Bologna – an easy walk up and a favourite jogging path for many exercise enthusiasts. We came to Billi’s in the late afternoon and shared a sunny,... More 

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sponge rocks, florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed May 25, 2013

The location of Billi is very cool, being right inside the Melloncello Arch, the entry to the porticoes to San Luca. The atmosphere is chaotic and the decor is severely out of date. The coffee is good but as an American I did not feel that the staff were kind or patient with my struggles to use my Italian or... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Pietro de Coubertin 1, 40134 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 614 6881

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?