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051 Piazza Maggiore


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner

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US$23 - US$68
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Italian, Mediterranean
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews lasagna pork cheeks mortadella bread tartare salad cold cuts meat platter the main square san petronio sun dried tomatoes high quality food mineral water ate here busy place at lunchtime fantastic restaurant
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Called in for a quick lunch, very busy but got a table. Staff were running everywhere! Had tagliatelle and ragu which was ok but not the best we had during our stay. Also shared a Ceasar Salad which was good and would have been too...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank bean10
Reviewed 29 January 2019 via mobile

The lasagna I ordered came so well cooked that it has the consistency of mashy peas, reheated obviously in a microwave, the tell tell cold spot. I should have refused it. However, years of being polite and British - not causing a disturbance - won...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Pete026
Reviewed 28 December 2018

Busy restaurant with good service. They opened over Christmas unlike many restaurants in the area. Good value, friendly staff.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rachel0258
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

I went to 051 for a last minute lunch after having checked out of my hotel next door. The place was full and I hadn’t made a reservation, but they took a table from outside to accommodate me inside. The food is good (typical Bolognese...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank aleksandraontour
Reviewed 3 December 2018

Try anything on the menu it's all good. Bang in the centre of the amazing city of Bologna you have this amazing restaurant.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank whippit84
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Ate here based on the recommendation of a friend from Parma and thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Place was extremely busy but service did not suffer. The selection of tagliere is impressive and they serve high quality selections.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mtntrvlr
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Good food, perfect location, sweet waiter, nice experience, seems quite busy all the time, parfect if you are can get outside table!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Natália C
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Service and food were perfect. The meet is delicious I recommend this restaurant, it was a great surprise.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Y6444ZLanar
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We were on a short break to Bologna & after reading the reviews on Tripadvisor decided to give 051 a try. It's situated in a narrow pedestrianised road very close to Piazza Maggiore. The whole area was crowded with people enjoying great food both inside...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank william21Cheltenham
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

It is "hidden" in the wonderful narrow streets of Bologna, we were lucky to find directly a table (a group of 3). An amazing way to try many of the typical products of Bologna and not only. Worthy visiting!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dorela B
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I did not try this soup!!!
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