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La Traviata

Via Urbana 5/c, 40123 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 331298
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (179 reviews)
“antipasti” (28 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Via Urbana 5/c, 40123 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 3 March 2017

Went to this authentic restaurant with my family. The lady who served us, who we thought may have been one the owners described the food with such passion it made ordering easy. To start we had fried zucchini flowers stuffed with mozzarella which were mouth...More

Thank Joshua V
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I took my family to this restaurant for the tortellini, which was excellent, as always. We asked for an antipasti of ham and 5 fried zucchini flowers (there were 5 of us). Unfortunately they brought us a full plate of deep fried vegetables as well....More

Thank Sarjtw1
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

a 10min walk from the Cathedral this family run restaurant is simple, cosy and very enjoyable. The Lady who runs it is full of energy and ideas about what you should try. The food is excellent and very reasonably priced. This really is a feel-good...More

Thank Lonestarbc
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

There were lots of pasta plates to choose from. Service was quick and friendly. I had the gnocchi and husband had the tagliatelle with traditional ragu. Both very nice, perfectly cooked pasta, lovely flavours.

Thank imogen210893
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This unpresuming restaurant is attached to an osteria and run by the family. The pasta is all freshly made, of course, and their lasagna is an experience like no other. The pasta itself is moist and plump, the meat is also moist and tasty. So...More

Thank Cristina T
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

From start to finish, everything was perfect - pillowy gnocchi (best we have ever tried), subtle gramigna with sausage, and excellent mains, including a sublime veal roast with brandy, orange, and juniper berries. The owner recommended a great local riserva Sangiovese. All in all, fantastic....More

1  Thank dxmyekat
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Took my sister here for a birthday dinner, could not have been more pleased. The owner made some great suggestions for what to order, glad she did, it was fantastic. Charming atmosphere.

1  Thank james m
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Dined here on our last night in Bologna. Definitely book as it is popular but also very classic with a great atmosphere. It's run by a lady and her husband and everyone is constantly to and from the kitchen serving excellent local food. I could...More

1  Thank Martin W
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

A mix of tourists and locals. A friendly but rather forthright lady (owner?) who we felt was perhaps rather determined that we should eat the days specials. However she took our a la carte order promptly and efficiently. Food was good and atmosphere comfortable.

Thank Dealight
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Atmosphere was great, even tho it was busy due to Emia visitors, the lady owner was very friendly and gave us some recommendations, we ordered pasta to start, the most amazing lasagne I have ever tasted. We then ordered are second plates after I had...More

Thank Hwhorlow
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Alison M
11 February 2017|
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Response from Chris P | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they have non-meat vegetarian options, but probably not Vegan. It depends on your version of "vegetarian".
25 April 2015|
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Response from Travellinchick | Reviewed this property |
I was there last May so fingers crossed its the same for you
Mela B
24 March 2015|
Response from LatraviataBologna | Property representative |
It is the only card we don't take because we are not connected with A.E.Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$37 - US$66
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Urbana 5/c, 40123 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 331298
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