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Nicola's Pizzeria

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San Vitale
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Piazza San Martino 9, 40126 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 232502
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
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Bologna, Italy
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pizza list is very, very long with pizza recipes from all over Italy! Lots of seafood-based and meat-based dishes too. Recommended!

Thank Bana B
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good stuff, found by accident. Had pizza Nicola's, Nicolas himself showed me how he made it, and then served it with pride. Highly recommended.

Thank Jan O
Santiago, Chile
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205 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just walking around Piazza San Martino, lunch time, and we spotted this place, it is quite a large restaurant, very busy, but nonetheless they found a table for us and we ate great food, with house wine. Everything was very good and tasty. I didn't have any issues with overcharging like some fellow reviewers have mentioned. They even offered a... More 

Thank RicardoCub
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Totally everything was perfect. Recommend buffalo mozzarella margherita pizza. Staff was very helpful and service was quick.

Thank Samet S
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We both had seafood starter's they were both really lovely and big as well, we had a sharing pizza as well and this pizza was amazing, I was so sad I couldn't manage much of it. The waitress and waiter and manager were all very nice and friendly people.

Thank Hwhorlow
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88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

What a busy restaurant! People were queuing outside but we did not have to wait long for a table. Woodfired pizza is always good in my eyes and this pizza was fantastic. Great atmosphere, full of Italians as well as tourists. We even went back for lunch two days later and the pasta was also good.

Thank blackeyes
Copenhagen, Denmark
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260 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Very popular restaurant serving good simple food. A good choice of local dishes and pizzas. Friendly staff. Generous portions at affordable prices. The highly drinkable house wine was availiable in a jug of 50cl or 1l. Popular with families on Sunday lunchtime.

Thank 589MichaelP
Oxford, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Restaurant sells pasta, pizza and fish - everything done in a southern Italy style. Food is excellent, but it's all for nothing as they attempt to rip off tourists by increasing the service or other charges - something I thought was confined to the 1980's - but maybe not. Everything was fine until we went to pay the bill which... More 

Thank James B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Found this Pizzeria on a quiet street and were drawn in by the huge variety of Pizza on offer and the sight of a fire pit oven. Traditional italian cafe with friendly service, menu in Italian and English and good value at 26 euros for two beers and two massive (12") pizzas. Service was quick and efficient and the quality... More 

Thank michnoquetUk
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Great service and amazing Pizza 😊 I had the pizza with melanzone and peppers. Perfect crust and taste

Thank Christian K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$31
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piazza San Martino 9, 40126 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna>  > San Vitale
  • Neighbourhood: San Vitale
  • Phone Number: +39 051 232502

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?