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via Clavature & via Pescherie Vecchie, 40124 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 16 May 2016

Imagine walking through a set of small alleys, filled to the brim with small old-school Italian delis, Wine bars, and restaurants, all serving specialties from Emiglia-Romagna. It's like a never-ending buffet of the most exquisite tastes of Italy. I could spend days here and never...More

5  Thank Poncho85
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All reviews food shops narrow streets fruit and veg shops selling piazza maggiore covered market lovely streets fish stalls real heart pasta interesting area cold meats mortadella old market hams wander around market area
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The city vibes are right here, in this little square next to Piazza Maggiore. Salumerie, grocery shops, book stores and fresh pasta everywhere. This is the place to feel Bologna. Take your time to drink eat and stroll.

Thank ElliTravelTaste
Reviewed 1 week ago

The narrow streets are interesting but over-crowded. It is a view back to an older world, and much of it now maintained for tourists. Still interesing and worth a stroll thorugh.

Thank HansGH16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Quadilatero is a square of little lanes off Piazza Maggiore crammed with food shops, restaurants and clothing boutiques. Definitely should be on your list of places to go if visiting Bologna though you probably won't want to spend more than an hour or two...More

Thank Paul Jeremy T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It isn't big. It is only a few streets which have lots of bars and food outlets. It is very busy. If you like food and drink then you will inevitably visit here. We did and we did enjoy it.

Thank lentheman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every corner is a new discovery in Bologna. This is an example of the greatness of this city. Pure beauty

Thank Estueban
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had thought that this area would be really touristy, but it wasn't, in fact I found Bologna one of the least touristy large cities I've been to- maybe it was because we were out of season. I thought this area near the main square...More

2  Thank AlexSwallow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

if you want to have an aperitif we must go in the quadrilatero streets where you can find a lot of restaurant or shop where you can taste typical food from Bologna. you need to taste mortadella and other cold cuts like prosciutto, salami. suggested

1  Thank Alberto G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such interesting and vibrant streets just off Piazza Maggiore. Loads of interesting food shops and restaurants, with interesting signs and windows.

1  Thank Mandy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While well located in the heart of the old city, that wasn't enough to get us enthusiastic. Although some interesting fruit and veg stalls, fish stalls, jewellery and trinket stalls, it was boring compared with many other markets across Europe and Asia, even Australia.

Thank J-J2030
Reviewed 29 September 2018

It's the heart of the old city. You can't miss it. Plus its gorgeous. at nightthere is so much life around here.

1  Thank pyegirl
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TravelingDee123
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