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Vicolo Colombina

Vicolo Colombina 5/B, 40123 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 233919
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“guinea fowl” (23 reviews)
“pork ribs” (9 reviews)
“lasagnette” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Vicolo Colombina 5/B, 40123 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited this welcoming, traditional Bologna restaurant on a balmy Thursday evening. We were greeted immediately by a personable waiter, who knowledgeably talked us through the wine list. We tried a crisp Chardonnay from the Emilia-Romagna region. The menu offered traditional Bologna cuisine, incorporating their tasty...More

Thank Comfy23148
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Think this was our favourite meal. The reviews are not wrong. Excellent food and service. Mid priced outdoor and indoor seating. Cold meats to share for starter which were excellent, 3 of us had beef filet with bolognaise pesto, which came with wilted spinach and...More

Thank Virginia K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place looks very nice and the food is based on local dishes but with a twist. So it s more light. But it leaks the real finish. That s why it was for us not worth the higher prices

Thank carissi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely First meal in Bologna... Had a perfect tagliatelle Bolognese and my friend had a simple garden salad also excellent. We also had an indescribable onion which as I said I cannot describe. Also the house wine was also very good. The service couldn't have...More

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us for their lasagne (it’s actually called lasagnetta on their menu). It was touted “the best in the world.” The recommender was spot on. The eggplant parmigiana was also awesome.

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location on a quiet, charming alley within the pedestrian precinct, steps away from Piazza Maggiore and Piazza Galvani. We had a table outside, which, being a warm evening, was very pleasant. The food was very good and very well presented. We particularly liked the...More

Thank Planet-FC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Vicolo Columbina is a favorite of ours, and we visit repeatedly each time we are in Bologna. They put a very interesting twist on the classics. We’ve had everything on their menu, and loved it all. Worth a trip. Try to eat outside. Friendly and...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Not sure what has changed with this restaurant but something definitely has since October last year … when we had a first class experience here. Have they got a different chef? The main things (for us) that had changed was: a) the tartar dish originally...More

Thank pollenca
Reviewed 25 May 2018

I ate at the Vicolo Colombina restaurant a couple of times during my stay in Bologna. If you are hungry and wandering in the Piazza Maggiore area I strongly recommend to stop by and take a bite there, or two. You can have traditional dishes...More

Thank Paolo F
Reviewed 25 May 2018

A mix-up on reservations at one restaurant had us on the street looking for a place for dinner, My wife looked up a vicolo and voila, there was Vicolo Colombina. At a few minutes after eight, it was mostly empty but they had reservations for...More

Thank robin082
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
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19:30 - 22:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vicolo Colombina 5/B, 40123 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 233919
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