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Via Broccaindosso 63, 40125 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 263404
19:45 - 23:00
12:15 - 14:15
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Sun - Sat 19:45 - 23:00
Tue - Sun 12:15 - 14:15
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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was our best meal in Bologna. Everything was great. Food was delicious, staff is extremely friendly!

Thank Posh_Polly
London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

To be honest when I knew I was going to visit Bologna I just has to go to this place because Mr Stein had been there on a recent tv show. You have to seek it out as it is down a rather ordinary alley . Food wonderful. I had squid and then lamb but the guy next to us... More 

1 Thank Minerva88
London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here off the back of a Rick Stein recommendation on his TV show. I like Rick Stein a lot. We actually checked out his new London restaurant a week before visiting Bologna - and it was wonderful. I have NO idea what the hype is about regarding this restaurant. We looked around at two other tables who were... More 

Thank khalaf007
Gloucester, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is not in all the guide books. Just as well as it is a hidden gem. This is Michelin quality cooking with local ingredients. The place was fully booked on a Friday night by locals. The food is refined and imaginative. The tortellini dish of fresh pea and asparagus summed up spring. The meat dish of veal belly... More 

1 Thank chriswood2015
Bologna, Italy
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57 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I can assure this is the best restaurant in Bologna if you are looking for something special and delightful. Read carefully the menu and you'll find something for you both fish or meat. Don't forget to ask for dessert.

1 Thank TizianaMontalbani
Brussels, Belgium
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very unassuming restaurant not in the main restaurant area but well worth the visit. It would be easy to walk past and not really notice it but you'll be in for a treat if you go in. Not fancy decor but the waiters, who spoke little English, could not have been more helpful with our food and... More 

1 Thank Ritabirdie
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unsure of what to order, our group of 8 all went for the tasting menu. Fabulous dishes turned up including, the renowned (by Rick Stein), onion and cheese Tortellini in mushroom brode. Would highly recommend this beautiful restaurant. The food is authentic Italian and was delicious!

1 Thank tim_e_boy61
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great meal and happy to go " off menu" when I asked for a particular dish that they did and which had been recommended.

Thank macpark2016
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We were extremely impressed by the delicious food for every course. We had an appetiser to share, first courses, mains and a dessert to share. It was easily the best meal we ate in Bologna paired with excellent wine. The staff were attentive and friendly. Considering all that we ate and the quality, it was very good value.

1 Thank eevenkeel
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Had the most wonderful meal on Sunday night at Sacco Matto. I'm vegetarian and didn't really see anything in the menu that appealed to me so my husband asked our waiter if there were any other vegetarian choices. He said he could do ravellini stuffed with Parmesan and onions in a butter, mushroom and hazelnut sauce, I said yes please.... More 

1 Thank Alison M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$148
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
19:45 - 23:00
12:15 - 14:15
19:45 - 23:00
19:45 - 23:00
12:15 - 14:15
19:45 - 23:00
12:15 - 14:15
19:45 - 23:00
12:15 - 14:15
19:45 - 23:00
12:15 - 14:15
19:45 - 23:00
12:15 - 14:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Broccaindosso 63, 40125 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 263404

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?