We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Osteria del Podesta

) #349 of 1,415 Restaurants in Bologna ££ - £££ Italian, Mediterranean,
Via Degli Orefici 21, 40124 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 273829
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good38%
  • Average26%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“tagliolini” (2 reviews)
“prosciutto” (3 reviews)
“piadina” (2 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Via Degli Orefici 21, 40124 Bologna, Italy
Write a Review
Reviews (361)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 361 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A really nice atmosphere and remained busy throughout our visit for dinner. As soon as a table was vacated, it was taken up by someone else in minute. Our pasta dishes were very tasty and salad nicely prepared and in good portions. Although we didn't...More

Thank Erbie
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We stopped off for an early evening meal and drink here. It was raining slightly but we were able to sit outside sheltered under their big parasols. We had a simple and tasty Tagliatella Al Ragu and a couple of glasses of Weisser Ganter beer....More

Thank BOXtheFOX
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch when we saw that they had a gluten free menu. They offered 8-10 g/f mains. Can recommend the lasagna.

Thank hellybel
Reviewed 7 May 2017

A great, simple Osteria with nice people serving delicious and affordable gluten free options. We've gone back several times, and are never disappointed.

Thank Rotamina M
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We found this place after we had a rather disappointing meal at the eatery which is around the corner. We wished we had found this place 1st. Staff were very friendly and helpful"we only popped in for a drink but ended up staying and having...More

Thank joylin
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We had dinner on a very busy Saturday. It is a small Osteria and we were really surprised by the quality of food! We had a Tagliere, a selection of cold cuts, some typical Piadina bread, a lovely "Bruschetta" and grilled veggies for me. Nice...More

Thank ManuAiM
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Small restaurant near the two towers. Waitress was very friendly and helpful making good recommendations. Had a meal for 2 adults and 2 teenage girls and very good value for a high quality meal. The sharing meat and cheese platter to start was excellent. The...More

Thank MEP100
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Busy street side restaurant in centre of Bologna Served excellent Bolognese Washed down with a good Sangiovese Hard to beat

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We enjoyed having dinner there. The place was very crowded but it sounded so typical Italian we couldn't help but loving it. Also the food was great, well cooked and the waiter had just been very smart to give us advice about what to order....More

Thank raimondistan
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This busy restaurant is very close to the Piazza Maggiore. We were lucky to be able to sit outside. Service was friendly, and unobtrusive. Food was good, and typically Italian. No rush for us to vacate our table once we had finished. Food good, and...More

Thank Alan F
Nearby Restaurants
Trattoria Gianni
954 reviews
.04 miles away
Tigelleria Tigellino
602 reviews
.02 miles away
809 reviews
.04 miles away
Piadineria la Piadeina
225 reviews
.02 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Torri degli Asinelli e Garisenda
5,956 reviews
.08 miles away
Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita
1,051 reviews
.04 miles away
313 reviews
.03 miles away
Museo Civico Archeologico
366 reviews
.09 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Osteria del Podesta staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Degli Orefici 21, 40124 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 273829
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing