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Ex Forno

Via Don Giovanni Minzoni 14/E | Adiacente Al Museo d'Arte Moderna Di Bologna, 40121 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 649 3896
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible3%
17 Apr 2017
“Super nice design and atmosphere, only had drinks”
16 Oct 2016
“Nice idea for Sunday lunch”
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Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via Don Giovanni Minzoni 14/E | Adiacente Al Museo d'Arte Moderna Di Bologna, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed an early evening here, with the traditional spritz accompanied by some snacks. Atmosphere was cool, outside and inside spaces are welcoming and with a vintage flair made with taste

Thank Amit E
ExForno, Proprietario at Ex Forno, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thanks!!!! See you soon!

Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

After a horror trip to IKEA on Sunday (I know....) I remembered that maybe after 2 pm we could still eat at the buffet lunch at The Mambo restaurant. It was a relief to see there was still food, and more importantly, a table as...More

Thank Viridiana2012
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Lively place, very friendly staff Streetfood and more, daily changing Had excellent risotto with cod and tomatoes, olives and fried ball of clambs-risotto. Both yummy !! Can also recommend the caipirinha !

Thank pieter111
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Nice place to have chat your friends. The best coctails in town, made by 'federico'. Especially try the ginger one :) Or you can try other coctails, they are also good.

Thank Ozge K
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Various daily menus, kind staff, worth a try. The restaurant consits of two parts: on the left side, there is a classic cafe with coaches and a bar, on the right, you can find a restuarant - which is a bit humdrum, but you can...More

1  Thank ceglediz
Reviewed 26 November 2014

There is always a crowd here which in the summer spills on to the pavement. Although mainly frequented by the young, university students etc, this is a great place for all ages to visit after visiting the gallery or for an inexpensive meal. You pay...More

Thank Reports
Reviewed 31 July 2014

Huge salad and 50cl still water only €10 for both...! A must visit if you've worked up an appetite visiting Mambo. Sit outside and watch the world go by

1  Thank Florenzoo
Reviewed 15 January 2014

The only bar in my whole life where I asked for a Jägermeister and they served it to me at room temperature. When I asked if I could have it cold, they put ice in the glass. Never seen something like this before in a...More

5  Thank Mywie
Reviewed 27 January 2009

Next to MAMbo for all your art and drinking needs - buffet aperitivi, good selection.

Thank KCVM
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Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Don Giovanni Minzoni 14/E | Adiacente Al Museo d'Arte Moderna Di Bologna, 40121 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 649 3896
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