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Antica Trattoria Del Pontelungo

Via Emilia Ponente 307 | Zona Santa Viola, 40133 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 382996
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good52%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Dec 15, 2016
Oct 27, 2016
“Great local cuisine”
Open Now
7:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via Emilia Ponente 307 | Zona Santa Viola, 40133 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed December 15, 2016

An unassuming exterior hides a great ambience inside - a bolognese gem. The menu is full of authentic dishes and locally sourced wines. totally worth the short journey out of the town centre to find.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

I am a 100% Bolognese guy currently living in Amsterdam. This restaurant is my favourite choice (after grandma's home of course) when i go back to my hometown. Amazing 'primi' (please go for tortelloni or passatelli) and main courses (love Horse 'straccetti'). Desserts (go for...More

Thank maguropanko
Reviewed May 18, 2016

First night dinner in Bologna! We were not disappointed! Great service and fantastic food! Our waitress ordered for us and we had a great meal!

Thank PK J
Reviewed December 18, 2015

Milena, the owner of this simple but delicious trattoria, is amazing, as is the food. She was our server and boy we would have eaten out of her hand. She had an energy and verve that one seldom finds in owners, chefs or servers. Just...More

Thank David G
Reviewed October 5, 2015

We were on a two week holiday in Italy and our last nigh was in Bologna. We were staying near the airport and wanted an authentic Italtian meal, but did not want the hassle of driving to the city centre. We stumbled onto this place...More

Thank David F
Reviewed September 28, 2015 via mobile

Great typical restaurant with amazing Italian food. A nice cosy family run restaurant. Take what they suggest. The tortellone filled with cheese was to die for! To come again and again. 10mins away from Bologna airport.

Thank Kenken587
Reviewed September 23, 2015 via mobile

We came here as a fallback for another highly rated restaurant which turned out to be closed. No regrets! The waitress spoke a little English and I understand a tiny bit Italian. Anyway, she guided us through the primi e secondi: First, three types of...More

Thank alcoholic_de
Reviewed September 29, 2014

So here was my amazing experience which should happen to every lonely tourist. This trattoria was recommended by my B and B as a wonderful place to have a great and traditional local meal. I was a woman traveling alone and walked into the place...More

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Reviewed May 17, 2014

Trattoria del Pontelungo is the kind of trattoria which is getting harder and harder to find in Italy's cities: unashamedly down to earth, cheap, serving traditional rustic food which makes little or no concessions to modern fashion. Yes, the dining room is as basic as...More

Thank Scottaly
Reviewed October 4, 2013

I was taken here for dinner by a friend who lives in Bologna. He told us that the food was some of the most authentic he has found. Needless to say, it lived up to his hype. From the minute you walked in, you felt...More

Thank AFD22
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$18 - $41
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Emilia Ponente 307 | Zona Santa Viola, 40133 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna>  > Santo Stefano
  • Neighborhood: Santo Stefano
  • Phone Number: +39 051 382996
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