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Sette Tavoli

€€ - €€€Italian, Mediterranean,
Via Cartoleria 15/2, 40124 Bologna, Italy
+39 329 926 6331
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (3 reviews)
“amazing food” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Via Cartoleria 15/2, 40124 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Why is this restaurant not more full? We had there tasting menu and wonderful wine. We chose the fish menu and how fantastic was it. The restaurant is small - 7 tables hence the name I guess. They know what they are doing and it...More

Thank tall_dark_fras
Reviewed 18 January 2018

We ate well here, excellent local cuisine, well prepared. We ate local meats and cheeses as a starter and the selection was interesting and unusual. Good choice of local wines, Highly recommended

Thank Nicky B
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Just off the beaten track in the wonderful city of Bologna, we really enjoyed our evening at Sette Travoli. We were lucky enough to be be able to choose our table for two in the corner of the L shaped room which meant we had...More

1  Thank Michael61London
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We had a great lunch in this restaurant located below the apartment we had rented, close to Teatro Duse. We tried both pastas, meat and fish. Everything was very tasty, and well served. As our kids enjoyed the bread basked most, it had been refilled...More

1  Thank Palek
Reviewed 22 June 2017

This little gem, nestled in a side street right in the middle of Bologna, combines wonderful atmosphere, great service, and amazing food. The food is created and served by people who are serious about their craft. I can't wait to go back.

1  Thank Chris I
Reviewed 27 April 2017

For business reasons I come very often to Bologna, and I normally try to go to different restaurants to build up my own "Top List". This small, warm and nicely decorated restaurant has indeed seven tables, the meaning of its Italian name. I had the...More

Thank Alfonso C
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Small portion of pasta as a primo dish. Arrived lukewarm so I sent it back. No meaningful apology, just the full bill. Will not return. Nice ambiance but let down by poor cooking and missed opportunity to put it right.More

1  Thank johnjC7811SA
SetteTavoli, Proprietario at Sette Tavoli, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

We're really sorry in reading your bad review, mostly because we apologize more and more times about your pasta that (according to you) arrived a bit warm. Unfortunately you didn't want to hear any apologies and didn't change your mind despite our kindness, so we...More

Reviewed 3 February 2017

We visited last weekend. Excellent service, the food was great and the wine really good. This is a small place so I suggest you to book before visiting. We really enjoyed our evening there!

Thank Annaklr
Reviewed 21 November 2016

small, cosy and romantic. the food is excellent, the decor is so charming and the wine is delicious.

Thank gkaytrips
Reviewed 4 November 2016

A well decorated, well thought and managed restaurant of 7 tables. It deserves the attention it has received. Food is great for ingredents and preparation, wonderful bread, a wonderful white wine from Puglia and an amazing pasta Also great quality/price!

Thank Giuliotoscani
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 01:00
19:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Cartoleria 15/2, 40124 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 329 926 6331
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Vintage setting and contemporary food in front of the historical Duse theatre, a few steps from the well-known Piazza Santo Stefano
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