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Les Pupitres Bistro

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Via De' Giudei 6, 40126 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 268443
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have been in Bologna about 10 days but we've come here twice for lunch and will undoubtedly be back. The food is reliably good with a wide range from snacks to full-on meal. The music, small-band or single-instrument jazz, works well in a restaurant - it's great to listen to, but is unobtrusive so if you... More 

Thank chuckolotte
Czechowice-Dziedzice, Poland
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2016

I stopped there for a coffee. It was nice interior. Cakes seemed not very fresh; white chocolate was like cream pudding. Nice toilet.

Thank Jacek-brunonik
Kansas City, Missouri
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80 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

We popped in here after a day of sightseeing. Their crusty bread was very good and I was pleased to find a simple salad with chicken, which is hard to find in Italy. My friend had the Lasagna Bologna. It was extremely hot, so may have come from a microwave. She said it was good but nothing special. Overall, an... More 

Thank Angela M
Bologna, Italy
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2015

Hi guys, I am a bolognese original born and I do recomend this coffeshop for your rest during your vacation or staying in town. Food, drinks and coffees are excellent, music always perfect and the family's running the bar is very friendly, creating a unique and warm atmosphere difficult to find in other places around. Never noisy, it's really one... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2015 via mobile

After flying in from London, we wanted a quick late lunch & this was the only place we could find serving more than a sandwich or slice of pizza. We had tagliatelle & lasagna and it was fine, but nothing great about it- I can make better at home to be honest but it was fine for what we needed.

Thank WhisperBaileys
Bristol, United Kingdom
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767 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 351 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2015

We popped in here for a pre lunch drink. There are tables outside and in and as soon as you go inside it feels like home from home. The lady dealing with us was very nice and the drinks were well presented and good value. Lots of locals seemed to be popping in for a quick coffee whilst we were... More 

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

The look and feel of the place has got me to go in and have a good dinner. I came alone, but it seems to be best enjoyed with someone special, especially if you sit in the area a few steps down. I sat in that area with about 4 couples.. and it really is a place conducive for intimate... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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104 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2015

I had lunch in this Bistro with a friend in December and unfortunately it was not agood idea: dry bread and lasagna cooked in the microwave. Not acceptable in the centre of a city like Bologna. Never anymore!

Thank Luca F
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68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

We went here as we were looking for a place to have dinner. It is in a small backstreet near the main piazza's so very good location. A lot of People were sitting outside so we decided to have dinner there. We had Parma ham as starter and then one lasagne and one tagliatelle. The tagliatelle was fine but a... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

Hidden on a small street just down from the two towers this little restaurant pops out onto the street. It's very quaint. The prices were reasonable as well. I would say that the food was very average. Nothing to write home about. We have come to love tagliatelle with ragu and have been trying it in almost every restaurant we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $20
Italian, Cafe, European, Bar, Mediterranean, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
8:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via De' Giudei 6, 40126 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 268443
Un bistrot originale dove gustare magnifiche torte, insalate originali e piatti della tradizione. Potrete leggere un libro o un giornale comodamente seduti sul grande divano. Il locale aderisce alla free Wi-fi zone,Aperto tutto il giorno dalla colazione all'aperitivo. Sono ammessi i cani.A nice place were people can taste wonderful home made cake, original salads and some traditional plates of Bologna. People can reading a book or newspaper on big sofa' or use pc.Open from breakfast to aperitif. dogs permitted and Free wi-fi zone.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?