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Bologna Cafe

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3983 Destination Dr, Osprey, FL 34229-9512
+1 941-244-2033
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“prosciutto” (15 reviews)
“veal” (24 reviews)
“antipasti” (18 reviews)
5:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
3983 Destination Dr, Osprey, FL 34229-9512
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a very nice looking restaurant with good service. The food is good to so-so and the portions are smallish, but the prices are high. They make a BIG deal of being a Northern Italian restaurant and they even tell you in the menu...More

Thank IntlTravler
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We love Italian food and this did not disappoint. While pricey, it is a place to slow down and savor the dishes and just how good good can be. Good wine, homemade pasta, charcuterie cut to order, homemade burratta, homemade bread - like I said....More

Thank Lisa N
Reviewed December 9, 2017

I was blown away with the quality of the food at this sort of out of the way place. The food was delicious and authentic. The antipasto was incredible, layers and layers of the best cheeses and charcuterie that Italy has to offer. Pasta dishes...More

Thank maui60
Reviewed November 26, 2017

Reservation 8 pm, told by Claudio at 7:45- "You are too early". Offered table front of door, asked if we could wait for a better table he replied "no!" Puree good. $ 10. glass of wine arrived 1/3 full. Appetizer pancetta with artichoke arrived hour...More

Thank jjgaven
Silvia C, Proprietario at Bologna Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2017

Good Morning! I’m Silvia, the new owner , from 2 months of Bologna Cafe. Claudio is no more the owner, he can’t take reservations in our name! Please come to visit us and give us another chance with the new ownership! Have a nice day.

Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

Today was our 4th Anniversary. We were so happy to find out that our favorite restaurant, Bologna Cafe in Osprey was open after their summer vacation. It was excellent and consistent as always. Very European, meaning, They let you take your time and your table...More

1  Thank Carrie S
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Italian food as good as it can be. The selections are better than most restaurants specializing in Italian cuisine. All courses are excellent and the espresso is perfect.

Thank ThoughtsOnFood
Reviewed June 28, 2017

The meal - exceptional Atmosphere - warm, friendly and family Service - exceptional The pasta, mozzarella, fish and preparation was excellent.

Thank ricbar9z
Reviewed June 26, 2017

This is a very quaint restaurant where they truly want you to enjoy your homemade dishes, wine and service! We love it all-if it's just the 2 of us or a crowd!

Thank LindaRog
Reviewed June 24, 2017

Everybody loves Italian, but with Pepe on the fly, a crowded Casariano, and "food and art" at Barbosa a distraction, Bologna Cafe strikes a winsome chord. Freshly made pasta varieties, with complementary fruits and vegetables, kitchen art at its height, and every course an adventure...More

Thank fjrepi
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

Dinner with friends with universally good reviews. The complimentary pre-dinner artichoke puree was delicious. The bruschetta for four was almost a meal in itself. My tortellini al panna was superb. We brought our own wine although the corkage fee of $25 per bottle is a...More

1  Thank jerry t
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Miriam Ricardo C
January 10, 2018|
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Response from Silvia C | Property representative |
Yes, we have gluten free pasta!
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Elena I
June 17, 2017|
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Response from vycpc04 | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe you can bring your own wine.
Elena I
June 17, 2017|
Response from BroadwayBruce | Reviewed this property |
i would be surprised if they allowed but I'm sure you can call them and ask....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $60
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3983 Destination Dr, Osprey, FL 34229-9512
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Osprey
  • Phone Number: +1 941-244-2033
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