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Il Caffe' della Corte

#219 of 1,267 Restaurants in Bologna
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Corte Isolani, 5/b, 40125 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 261555
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11:45 am - 12:00 pm
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Mon 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wed - Fri 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:45 am - 12:00 pm
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a coffee here earlier in the week, and returned again today for lunch. Can recommend the insalata con feta, and my companion's insalata Buongustaio was completely finished so must have been good! Friendly staff.

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Thank ERS2013
North-West UK
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69 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

The service. SO friendly. Fantastic location and the food was delicious. I had a salad starter and tortellini main. With local wine. And lots of bread. Very satisfying and priced far better than the more expensive choices across the square. I dined in the courtyard as it was a windy evening. But atmosphere mall the same. Really nice. Five stars.

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Thank Moikul
Gyeongsan, South Korea
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86 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful experience at this cafe with both good and service! We enjoyed an afternoon aperitivo, which included any drink on the menu and a gluten-free assortment of meats, cheese, potato chips, and different breads. We also enjoyed the gluten-free tiramisu. This was such a good experience since aperitivo is a part of the culture here that is nice to enjoy.... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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152 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

Friendly little place in a beautiful courtyard. Good for a coffee pause, or for a light lunch. Very friendly staff, good coffee.

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Thank Kevin C
Bologna, Italy
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138 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

I've been there many times for aperitibvo and it was always fine, but it was for my borther's wedding that we had the perfect location; the food was really good and the staff perfect with us.

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Thank Silvia1969
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015 via mobile

Saturday work and for lunch we chose the coffee of the court by the memory of more than ten years ago. the quality of the ingredients and the cooking skills have improved and the location is superb as always. the whole gallery is well maintained and the shops and other restaurants are of high standard. an island in the city

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silviasilvia v, Proprietario at Il Caffe' della Corte, responded to this review
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Grazie mille per la sua visita. Ottobre quest'anno ci ha regalato delle giornate splendide. Il cortile è stato sfruttato oltre... More 

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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

Had a wonderful taglierone at caffe dell corte. Enjoyed the courtyard at lunchtime. The potato bread and fried gnocchi served in paper bags with the taglierone were very good as was the cheese and salamis and tuscan ham.

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Thank Pierre A
London
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377 reviews
228 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

We met with some local friends for lunch on a very very hot Saturday afternoon. We selected Il Caffe' della Corte because of the outside dining in the quiet courtyard setting. Plus they have a number of lovely mixed platter dishes on the menu too. We ordered the seafood, mixed meats and roasted vegetable platters with a number cool beers.... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This is a delightful restaurant situated in a tucked away courtyard. It is very atmospheric with good food and wine and charming staff. Although quite tricky to find from one side, from the Strada Maggiore entrance Corte Isolani is quite well signed. Well worth a visit.

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silviasilvia v, Proprietario at Il Caffe' della Corte, responded to this review
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E' vero, dalla Piazza Santo Stefano non si nota il nostro locale. Ma alle volte, come nella vita, le cose... More 

Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We ordered gluten free lasagne for our coeliac son, our daughter had a "normal" lasagne. The contrast was shameful. The gluten free version looked like a leftover from last week, the edges dried and crispy. We could clearly hear the microwave pinging as the individual dishes were heated up. We had extremely good gluten free food in Italy, but this... More 

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silviasilvia v, Proprietario at Il Caffe' della Corte, responded to this review

Thank you Sir for your witness. You are right, the "normal"lasagne and the gluten free lasagna are very very different. They are produced by different "pasta factory". As the menù informs, the gluten free lasagna is produced by "La Spiga Amica". As the menù informs, it is an artigianal frozen lasagna. We use an exclusive microwaves horn to warm it.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$17 - $33
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free, Cafe
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 am - 12:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday
11:45 am - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corte Isolani, 5/b, 40125 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 261555
Description
Tasting of ham and cheese, pasta, salads, vegetable....

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