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Il Veliero

Via Milazzo 111, 40121 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 255888
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (112 reviews)
“seafood” (18 reviews)
“mussels” (4 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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1 - 10 of 193 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ignored for 20 minutes whilst tables who came in after us were served. Despite repeated asking they couldn't be bothered to take our order. Not sure if they didn't like us or just the English in general

Thank SKB101
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What an awesome pizza. Great atmosphere and staff. great place to eat would recommend it 100%. Was busy with reserved tables that tells you something. Enjoy

3  Thank Darren B
Reviewed 30 September 2018

friendly staff served very good food- bolognse was amazing. gnocchi also. you can pass the penna cota that was not that tasty.

3  Thank guys1988
Reviewed 12 September 2018

The pizza was tasty and a really huge portion. The service was good and there was no problem with English. I would definitely recommend if you want a nice pizza in Bologna.

1  Thank boszibaba
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Great meals, large servings, what I assume to be a nice family run ambience. In a fairly residential section in the north end of the centre (not far from the train station). They served great stuff, were patient with our managing of Italian language. Would...More

2  Thank karlfest
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Near the central station of Bologna With a seafaring theme but don’t be put of. The pizza are enormous and varied. We had excellent bresoli and artichoke salad followed by excellent seafood pasta and Sicilian style pasta full of anchovies, tomatoes and capers . Huge...More

2  Thank 21rad
Reviewed 17 August 2018

On a side street near the station, Veliero is easy to miss in Bologna. However, if you're in tat part of town and looking for excellent pizza it's worth a visit; the pasta is only OK by Bologna's high standards. The service is good and...More

2  Thank howarth62
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

This is the best, it's well worth the walk from Bologna center. We have eaten through half the menu and its very good. Sevice is top notch and you pay at front desk when you're finished. Firat time here in 2007 and it's still our...More

1  Thank Mika A
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

from time to time I stop by here and they never let me down. whether I take their large pizza or pasta with seafood their quality is always satisfactory. their smiling waiters are always very careful with guests.

3  Thank Dodo70Dodo
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch at around noon, was not crowded at all.. Good atmosphere and great service from the staff. Lunch was ready within 10 mins. The pizza was good and the tagliatelle ragu was to die for! Worth the 30something euros paid.

5  Thank Anifa B
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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
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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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