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Cafe Zanarini

Piazza Galvani 1, 40124 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 275 0041
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible15%
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“cakes” (30 reviews)
“sandwich” (7 reviews)
“pastry” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
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Piazza Galvani 1, 40124 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for a nice place for lunch. We found exactly what we wanted here- lovely sandwiches. The waitress was very kind and put two tables together so our group of 6 could sit together at a very busy lunchtime. This place served its...More

Thank Janice621
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we had 2 espresso and 2 cakes 18euro ...was left in shock when I received this bill ...disappointed that this establishment feels that this is acceptable to charge ridiculous surcharge to sit for no more than 10 minutes to be able to consume the goods...More

Thank France P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In this cafe you can try the best cakes ever. So light and delicious, they just melt in your mouth. We were waiting a bit longer to be given a table and to have our orders taken, however, the waitresses who served us were very...More

Thank Vasilka S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Large al fresco eating area. Had the multi- cheese option, with 2 nice dips, sliced pear, and nice bread. Madam had a nice pasta, all washed down with prosecco. Note the wine prices are much less, if you eat there, rather than just buy a...More

Thank tbonjour
Reviewed 2 May 2018

I love these elegant northern Italian cafes. We have nothing like them back home in Australia. Location good as it is near the shopping streets

Thank Terry D
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Stopped with tired feet for a drink and a slice of cake. Good waiter, but your typical seats outside no substance kind of place, attractive to tourists. Wouldn't eat dinner / lunch here as there are so many better authentic places. But the square is...More

Thank samdixey2001
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Stopped after a few hours sight seeing for a very welcome cold local beer. It came with a dish of crisps and a dish of olives plus two plates of four small nibbles, tiny parma ham sandwich etc. Couldn't fault it. Lovely place to watch...More

Thank 64Rod
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Breakfast taken here today. Good orange juice, coffee and croissant con marmalada. Price was exorbitantly high. 19 Euros. Just felt ripped off.

Thank Jonathan P
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

This place admittedly is not cheap, however, the cakes are delicious! We stopped here as we were a little cold having just visited the Basilica and fancied a cup of tea. We tried the strawberry tart and one of what they classed as their ‘modern’...More

Thank Penfold13
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Large and nice bar. We where located in a separate environment at the first floor, where a rich buffet and wine was offered. Nothing memorable, but everything good enough.

Thank Luigi_sr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza Galvani 1, 40124 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 275 0041
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Breackfast, lunch and pre dinner.Very good cakes fron Antoniazzi experience.
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