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Ristorantino Il Tinello

Via De' Giudei 1/c, 40126 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 221569
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (33 reviews)
“rabbit” (7 reviews)
“carpaccio” (4 reviews)
Open Now
19:00 - 22:30 Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Via De' Giudei 1/c, 40126 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived at our hotel and the Baglioni quite late and asked them to recommend a good local restaurant- what a mistake!! The hotel must have some referral going on as the reception said they had a reservation on standby in a wonderful local restaurant....More

Thank EMS1510
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Nothing too creative here, but honest traditional bolognese fare well-prepared fairly priced. Service is excellent when they're not overwhelmed. Cotoletta bolognese was a tender veal cutlet lightly floured topped with prosciutto and cheese and sautéed in butter and lemon. A little tangy and delicious.

Thank psconti
Reviewed 27 July 2017

what better meal to have on our first night in Bologna? bolognese (ragu), of course. whatever i've had from a jar in the US previously does not count! and i was definitely not disappointed. we were rather tired from a long hot day of travel...More

Thank valerie s
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Staff welcomed us to this small restaurant on a side street a stones throw from the two Towers. They helped us choose a wine to our taste, which was excellent. A starter of a salad with pancetta and ham sauted in balsamic which was delicious...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Very good food. I had tortellini and it was perfect. The service is exceptional as well. Good English and very helpful regarding my allergies, which can be a challenge other places. Smal, but charming restaurant. If in Bologna and looking for a place to eat,...More

Thank Christinasto
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

As part of a 10 day trip to Italy we decided to spend a couple of days in Bologna to check out its reputation as the food capital of Italy On arrival we asked the concierge at the Baglioni hotel to recommend a small osteria...More

Thank sunshinecesp
Reviewed 29 June 2017

My lady friend and I ate at this restaurant two and a half weeks ago on a Saturday evening. Il Tinello is located in quite a narrow street close to the 'Two Towers' in the the middle of Bologna. From the outset we were very...More

Thank JSRTwickenham
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Delightful little place. Had the Tortellini with herbs to start and escalope cordon to follow. All cooked perfectly. Only here 5 hours so far but love the town. Intimate, historic at every turn and not overrun by tourists.

Thank Len W
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Sat outside on the terrace of this cosy restaurant. You could tell that the waiter had great passion for the food, very friendly. The Tortellini en Brodo was heavenly, but the Cotoletto Bolognese was sublime, the best I have had, we also sampled roast rabbit....More

Thank zarniwoop
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We visited this restaurant last week after research in TripAdvisor and we did not regret it! The food is great, local home-made pasta dishes were excellent, and salad and cheese platter as well. Household wine very nice. I highly recommend it and will go back...More

Thank Victoria T
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Response from Martin-nitraM | Reviewed this property |
I think so, but I strongly recommend you to contact the place and make a reservation!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$58
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via De' Giudei 1/c, 40126 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 221569
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