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Trattoria Tony

#57 of 1,366 Restaurants in Bologna
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
San Vitale
As featured in Best Food in Bologna
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Via Augusto Righi 1/B | Centro Citta, 40126 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 232852
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Athens, Greece
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Great food, great environment, great hospitality and low prices compared to the quality of food you can have. I recomment ragu with tagliatela and cottoleta bolognese

Thank 991georgiosk
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

Best Pasta Bolognese I ever had. Very kind owner who let us, two random tourists, have a table even though they were already fully booked and had to later send several locals away. Very tasty and superbly cooked pasta with a tasty sauce, fresh salad, home made bread rolls, lovely San Giovese wine, and staff who were really happy to... More 

Thank Brummig07
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic service, great traditional food and good value. Order side dishes with mains and half carafe of vino and a gelato affogati desert and you won't go wrong.

Thank 1920Harley
St Helens, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Visited the restaurant on spec and very pleasantly surprised. A nice welcome with friendly staff. Well prepared food and very tasty at very reasonable prices. I would happily eat there again

Thank AlanShepherd71
Los Angeles, California
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We asked our hotel to recommend a family trattoria where locals go and where we could savor local dishes at their best. Unanimously, Trattoria Tony was suggested. Nicely located in the middle of town on Via Righi, Trattoria Tony expresses all of its hospitality the minute you walk in the door. The original Tony has passed away, but his widow,... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Hard to beat for a good value filling meal with great service. Sampled both local delicacies of ragu and tortellini. Delicious bread rolls too. We were lucky to get a table!

Thank Louise B
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

3 courses of splendid Italian food. Mamma walking around o restring everything & making sure all is alright. Her son Stefano perfect host and not so much a restaurant as a family eating venue. Eat here and enjoy simple Italian home cuisine cooked for every one. Don't be disappointed book to make sure you have a table. It's been open... More 

Thank Ollybanner
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

The restuarant is a family affair, with several generations involved in food preparation and service.Staff took the time to welcome us and encourage our attempts to speak in Italian. The decor is casual/ local. We ate early by local standards but had still made a reservation. As the evening progressed the place filled rapidly with mostly locals but did not... More 

Thank John G
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Oh my. You cannot leave Bologna without eating here. Good home made, home cooked food. We had to book the day before as it always seems busy. He could have filled the place 3 times over while we were here and we can see why now. Definitely a must!!

Thank Yvonne B
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Called here due to good ratings on TripAdvisor. Lovely food, friendly atmosphere and reasonably priced. Portion sizes were good. Highly recommended.

Thank gazthelob

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$27 - US$37
Italian, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Augusto Righi 1/B | Centro Citta, 40126 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna>  > San Vitale
  • Neighbourhood: San Vitale
  • Phone Number: +39 051 232852

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