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Osteria Del Sole

Vicolo Ranocchi 1/d, 40124 Bologna, Italy
+39 347 968 0171
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A hidden gem

Took a while to find but well worth a visit to experience some local culture €2 for a glass of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jomccormack1966
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Great atmosphere

Loved this place. Such a great feel and very friendly staff. Great to sit among locals who bring in... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
Ems1983
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London, United Kingdom
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Vicolo Ranocchi 1/d, 40124 Bologna, Italy
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+39 347 968 0171
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took a while to find but well worth a visit to experience some local culture €2 for a glass of processo and lots aid little food shop next to it to get some local food

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Loved this place. Such a great feel and very friendly staff. Great to sit among locals who bring in their own food to have alongside their drinks.

Thank Ems1983
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

This bar, supposedly the oldest In Bologna, was always rammed, day and night. We were determined to visit but couldn't get in the first couple of times we attempted. Third time lucky! Quieter on the Monday but still great fun, friendly atmosphere! Definitely not plush!...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Stumbled across this, and fancied going inside, just because it was so busy on a Monday evening. Fantastic place. Packed full of friendly, loud, happy people. Very cheap wine (2,50€ a glass) and from what I could see, you can bring your own food -...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

It is one particular place ! You can bring your own food ! They have good drinks , it’s a nice place with a lot of history between the walls , always full with locals , can go to the salumeria near it and buy...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

This place is amazing! Such a genius concept and amazing atmosphere inside. So apparently the place is up and running since 14th century and judging by their smart way of work and hospitality its no wonder. Just around the corner from Pizza Maggiore and close...More

Thank Andrea H
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Placed in the heart of the center, two minutes walk from duomo, it’s a nice and yet peculiar place. You can basically have a glass of wine ( or 5 most likely ) but no food is served.. but you have plenty of space and...More

Thank Fabrizio R
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

This place is very much a bar...since 1465!! There is no food for sale but you can bring food in from the various shops in the side streets of the Quadrilatero. Great atmosphere - we were here on a Friday evening and shared a table...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This is quite simply as good as bars get. The concept is just sell excellent value drinks and let punters bring in their own food... genius!

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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Came here on a Thursday afternoon quiet when we arrived but soon started filling up firstly with locals who started playing an animated card game for a bottle of wine. Then tourists popping in for drinks. Only wine beer or digestives sold here but you...More

Thank Julie T
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Natalia M
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Response from Nigel D | Reviewed this property |
I think they are open every day, having said that I presume it will be busy so my advice would be to take an early lunch. Remember you buy your food off the vendors outside and take it in to eat. Good luck and enjoy your... More
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Bmaile
30 November 2016|
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Response from emilia e | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't work there, I'm just a regular. I reckon New Year's Eve open, New Year's Day closed. Hope that helps
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