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Fratelli La Bufala

Via Riva di Reno 7b, 40122 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 649 1342
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
9 Nov 2017
“Great Lunch”
24 Sep 2016
“Always a pleasure”
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Via Riva di Reno 7b, 40122 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Our family of 4 had lunch there in October. The Lunchtime 'Pizza of the day' with drink for 8 Euros was a great deal. Pizzas were very tasty and waiters were very friendly & attentive. Table/room was nicely decorated and toilets were clean and tidy...More

Thank IAINY825
Reviewed 24 September 2016

I simply love their food: no matter if it's a "simple" pizza, or a mozzarella, or the delicious buffalo steak, everything is so tasty ! the personnel is young and eager to please, the style is informal. A classic Italian restaurant, from the South. and...More

Thank mali68
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We've been there for launch break with friends during the film festival. Maybe it wasn't a great moment for this place, but it was so chaotic, we ordered some appetizers, but the waitress was so slowly and spoke a lot with her friends, she quite...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Nice place to have pizza and typical pasta. But do not expect a real neapolitan pizza. Like in the title 'good but not exceptional'. This place is very crowded, because many Italians order pizza to go.

Thank Maria P
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Fratelli la Bufala, one of the best chains of Napolitan Pizza. I was never let down in any of their restaurants, excellent service and excellent food. Tried the casertana with a whole meal dough and loved it.

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Came with a coupon food as great , very big as well and with fresh ingredients . The coupon was correct and the buffalo liquor at the end was amazing . I suggest the pizza

Thank Vera N
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Accidentaly I got there. There is no good view, the area is not pretty, but the kitchen makes this restaurant as good as it is possible. Highly recomend to take a dinner here if You are staying somewhere around. There were few waitresses, one of...More

Thank Rimga
Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

The pizza was the same quality you can find in other restaurants at Bologna but I paid 24 euros for one pizza and one beer

Thank Andres V
Reviewed 4 March 2015

I had high expectations since I've been to the one in Milano, and Pescara. Food average and they didn't have many of the dishes on the menu. We were not really satisfied but no one really showed any interest. Really disappointed

Thank Anna N
Reviewed 4 May 2013

Finding a good hamburger is hard, but finding one that is healthy is even harder. That is why I highly recommend this place. Buffalo is healthier than beef and I love it. This restaurant has ENGLISH menus too. Don't worry if you can't speak Italian,...More

Thank Lynella J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Riva di Reno 7b, 40122 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 649 1342
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