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Trattoria La Montanara

Via Augusto Righi 15/a, 40126 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 221583
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good48%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Augusto Righi 15/a, 40126 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent choice for our dinner. As starter we got a variety of local specialties, very good. Tagliatelle alla Bolognese was really special, a taste of a local traditional receipt. You have to eat that first. Cotoletta alla Bolognese was very different and tasty. Worth every...More

Thank Aris M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On a recent short visit to Italy my wife and I ate dinner here. It was one of the best meals we had during the two weeks we were in Italy.

Thank John B
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We stayed three nights in Bologna and this was our favourite meal. It's a very small Trattoria and we were very lucky to get in at lunchtime, we got the last table and several couples were sent away disappointed so probably best to book. The...More

Thank ThePuffinPlace
Reviewed 3 November 2017

The last meal my boyfriend and I went to was at Trattoria La Montanara in Bologna, while on our last day of holiday. We were given a warm welcome by the waitress and were advised about certain specialties, as well as talked through the menu...More

Thank Niccicols
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

La Montanara is a very nice Trattoria with the typical Italian atmosphere. Prices are fair, staff is very friendly and the food was delicious! We had pasta al ragu and red house wine. Just follow this lead and you’ll be happy 😊

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We found ourselves without reservation one night and made sure to book a table at Trattoria La Montanara the next night. The food was exceptional and the service excellent, with a smile. The hiuse wine is smooth and yummy, and all the courses were delicious....More

Thank reedi52
Reviewed 10 October 2017

It is said that the 93 year old Mama is still in the kitchen making the pasta each day ! in any case it was beautifully fresh and best pasta of the trip . Hearty portions and local dishes so be careful what you select...More

Thank Nicola F
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Went as a family of five. The place is no frills and no smiles but efficient. Food was excellent. Lovely Tortellini in brodo. The stuffed zucchini with meat balls were delicious. The steak was cooked to perfection.Lovely gratin. Excellent desserts. A sure bet.

Thank angelo65Geneva
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Very traditional small restaurant. Fully booked out when we visited. We ate the local speciality of tagliatelle Ragu which was as expected and enjoyable.

Thank MrsMerlin
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Great little restaurant with traditional food from Bologna. Lovely Ragu and very good Tiramisu! Tip: Make reservations or come early.

Thank Oona P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Augusto Righi 15/a, 40126 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna>  > San Vitale
  • Neighbourhood: San Vitale
  • Phone Number: +39 051 221583
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