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Il Veliero

Via Milazzo 111, 40121 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 255888
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (17 reviews)
“pizza” (93 reviews)
“sea bream” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Milazzo 111, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed today via mobile

There are many pizza options both traditional and unique. The ingredients were of good quality and the pizzas were almost too big to finish. A good find if you are craving pizza.

1  Thank pieromorcol
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant, according to Trip Advisor and למטייל טיפים, The Israeli “Trip Advisor” The restaurant was almost full on Thursday night 10:00 PM. Good atmosphere, good service, all the time people are coming and going and you feel it’s a place people...More

1  Thank KeterVisitor
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Was looking for place close to the hotel we were staying at accross from Bologna Centrale train station. The desk clerk recommended this place. It's about 2-3 blocks away. Obviously favored by locals. 5 stars for food. 3 stars for amblience. Great pizza and pasta...More

2  Thank HubbieO
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Went to this restaurant three times whilst staying in Bologna and every time our meals were excellent. The pizzas are freshly made to order. Good choice of both pasta and pizza dishes, with great salads to accompany the meal or as a shared starter. Would...More

2  Thank Rose M
Reviewed 25 October 2017

this restaurant was close to our hotel so we decided to give it a try. we went there and the place is excellently decorated, the staff very helpful and the food was just amazing. the vast choice of food leaves you wondering which item to...More

2  Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Walking down the street we happened upon this unassuming restaurant, which from the outside belied the spacious restaurant inside. It was a Tuesday night but it was very busy. Thinking we would definitely not get a table (20.30hrs) we asked and were really pleased when...More

3  Thank TheElkandOwlett
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

A charming restaurant decorated with beautiful ship models and paintings of ships on its walls. It is located in a quiet neighbourhood, but once we were inside, we saw many families and couples dining there, all comfortably socially engaged and enjoying their meal. We had...More

Thank Haebee
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We ate here on our first night in Bologna just because it was late, we were tired and il Veliero was close to our hotel. The food was so good we returned for supper on the following three evenings. The menu was very comprehensive, something...More

1  Thank Stromata
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This place gets booked out even on weekdays. It specialises in Fish and enormous,excellent pizzas.Cheery and loud and full of Italians

Thank Bruce R
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Very cute atmosphere, very very busy! So many pizza options and the pizza is HUGE! Most people ordered one each but really it could feed 2-3 people. There is definitely something for everyone on this menu

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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8 September 2016|
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Response from herefordjack | Reviewed this property |
I had no trouble just walking in without a reservation on a Wednesday lunchtime, but the weekend might be a different matter. I'd say you need a reservation if you want to be sure.
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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, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Milazzo 111, 40121 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna>  > Porto
  • Neighbourhood: Porto
  • Phone Number: +39 051 255888
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