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Osteria Boccabuona

Via Degli Usberti 5/a, 40121 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 221750
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“pasta” (3 reviews)
“visited twice” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Degli Usberti 5/a, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed September 18, 2017

We only spotted this little place down a quiet side street because it was almost opposite our hotel. We had a lovely meal from a small menu which includes daily/weekly specials. We were well looked after and the wine was good.

Thank CoolCaro
Reviewed May 15, 2017

We had a lunch and a evening meal here and both times the meals were wonderful.The onion pasta dish is truly superb. Great wine. Good owners and will return if ever back in Bologna.

Thank foodfest
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our night here, great friendly service from the moment we walked in the door. Food was delicious and great atmosphere full of local families having a good time. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Christ0phJH
Reviewed January 2, 2017

One of the few places open on New Year's Day but it was probably one of the best anyway, whatever day of the year. Good pasta, ragu, meat, cheese, wine, etc. and very friendly service from the young owners. Full of mainly young people too,...More

Thank Finny333
Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Hidden away in a quiet little street this tiny restaurant offers excellent food, wine and service. Highly recommended and would definitely revisit on our next trip to Bologna.

Thank Eva E
Reviewed December 10, 2016

Highly recommend. Simple but pleasant surroundings and great food and wine Bologna style. Price for quality is very good.

Thank rtillett123
Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

A simple, very basic restaurant with very basic food. Desserts were good and prices are very reasonable. Nice service.

Thank LG23
Reviewed September 27, 2016

Visited twice on our recent trip to Bologna. Small restaurant with limited menu, but what they have is well chosen and well cooked. Particularly enjoyed the cold meat platter which my wife and I shared as a starter. If one person ate all that was...More

Thank Nigel C
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Up a side street, so doesn't get passing trade. This is a quiet place, nice decor, friendly staff. The food is awesome. No English menu, so a bit of a lucky dip. We visited twice, both times were ace! :-)

Thank C-Z-17
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Could not recommend this place more! Great food, atmosphere, affordable prices and outstanding service! Local food from Bologna with local crowd.

Thank Barbara D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$18 - $62
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:30 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Degli Usberti 5/a, 40121 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 221750
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