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Trattoria Tony

Via Augusto Righi 1/B, 40126 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 232852
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“tortellini” (25 reviews)
“bollito” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Via Augusto Righi 1/B, 40126 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our first evening in Bologna and we were after something typical of the region. Our Air BnB host recommended Tony's. The tiled interior, basic table set-up gives the impression of a standard cafe. The place seemed packed but Tony managed to squeeze us in. The...More

Thank Inspector22
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Food not to good. Partner asked for well done steak and came out rare. Staff not happy when sent back. Lamb was mostly fat and tasteless. Potatoes were reheated probably from lunch session.

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Hugely disappointing meal. If I was at in England, I'm certain I would have at least been asked what was wrong and been offered a partial if not full refund. My husband had the tortellini ragu which was so much firmer than everywhere else we...More

2  Thank huge_appetite
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

One of the best meals we had in Italy. No frills just great homestyle cooking. Try the tagliatelle with ragu and the more-ish tortellini in broth!

Thank SingaporeGaribaldi
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Following recommendations from both TripAdvisor and local people, I was not at all disappointed in Tony's. The food was very tasty and felt as though it were not over-catering to a tourist clientele. There was a good mix of locals, business people, and tourists in...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We visited here as part of The Delicious food tour, we had three different pasta dishes, a tortellini with meat in a soup 'broth', a Ragusa and a spinach lasagne. I enjoyed the spinach lasagna most and my hubby The tortellini. We had local wine...More

Thank Winnie34
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We'd eaten here twice on a previous trip to this tremendous town and had vowed to return to this establishment. The Tortellini in Brado (broth for fellow Brits- see previous recent reviews) had been a particular highlight and once again did not disappoint. Veal for...More

Thank Chris d
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Having arrived in Bologna Easter Sunday it wasn't until our last night, Tuesday, that we were able to eat at Tony's, the most widely recommended Trattoria in the area, so we had high expectations of it being a fitting climax to our visit to this...More

Thank paul w
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Our first dinner in the city, we got a walk-in table at 19:10 in the evening and by 19:30 they were turning people away as they were fully booked. The place doesn't look that impressive, especially when closed, but the food is good and the...More

Thank SteveMOxfordshire_UK
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed our lunch here sat outside. Staff were very attentive and not intrusive. Food was delicious especially tortellini brodo. A little pricy for lunch however tasty. I do think Italy is quite expensive. Especially alcohol.

Thank 25bushbaby
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Response from Michael V | Reviewed this property |
Yes I agree, it's mid-range, excellent value for money in terms of quality and quantity!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$41
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
Child-friendly, Kids, 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, 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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