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Da Cesari

Via De' Carbonesi 8 | 40123 Bologna, 40123 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 237710
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Via De' Carbonesi 8 | 40123 Bologna, 40123 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went here on our last night in Bologna and enjoyed a terrific meal. Although it was busy and we had no reservation, the owner accommodated us. We enjoyed a delicious first course of ravioli (pumpkin for me and rabbit for my fiancé), a tasty...More

Thank maloneg8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good meal. Great atmosphere. Great staff. Excellent food. Have to find it. Saw it was crowded at lunch so made dinner reservations and was not disappointed. Well worth the visit.

Thank Lee R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been twice in Da Cesari , it is a must do it in Bologna. The food is delicious and very good price, service is special and the wine, Just Try The house wine Tauleto, it is divine and cost few bucks! In my...More

Thank LHWMember
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there for lunch and were lucky to get a table. Had the prosciutto "Mora Romagnola" (aged 24 months in "Cervia" - sea salt) as a starter and it melted in my mouth. Best prosciutto I’ve ever had. Followed up with ravioli stuffed with pumpkin,...More

Thank Inger H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant looks nothing from the outside but what awaits inside is delightful. The staff are very professional, friendly and helpful , they are genuinely interested in the diners . We came last Friday having booked in advance and it was full . The food...More

1  Thank phillip g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

you will not say from the outside, but this a one of most classical and delicious restaurants in Bologna city center. At the moment my favorite in Bologna. Food is simply fantastic, not pretentious, simple and with exactly the right measure and you can feel...More

1  Thank EbnerMilo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was fantastic. Great service, delicious food and nice ambiance. I didn't give it a full rating because standards in Italy are really high and my Italian friend was not fully amazed (although, I was).

Thank mkereste
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Had a wonderful meal here while visiting the city on recommendation from our taxi driver. Family run business and Ricardo treated us to some excellent dishes and his uncles wine. Good value for money.

Thank Janita M
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We returned to find Ricardo running the family trattoria as Dad had been cutting back his time there.Ricardo has visited USA many occasions as he was a vino rep. The kitchen has elevated itself beyond any place were they have been the past 10 years...More

1  Thank Gerrie D
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This is what you come to Italy to experience. A family run restaurant serving delicious food and wine from an Uncles vineyard. The son is now running things it seems and he has been many times to the UK and has a real flair for...More

Thank johnzbath
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Jill T
14 October 2016|
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Response from Clodagh O | Reviewed this property |
As the others have advised, just email or call. They are most obliging and English is well spoken.
17 October 2015|
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Response from ABarrett_12 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have absolutely no idea but look them up on google and email their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via De' Carbonesi 8 | 40123 Bologna, 40123 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 237710
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