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Bar Il Calice

Via Clavature 13/A, 40124 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 236523
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (11 reviews)
“raw oysters” (2 reviews)
“noodles” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Bar, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
Via Clavature 13/A, 40124 Bologna, Italy
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1 - 10 of 109 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Il Calice (bar Calice), Lies in a area with the best bolognaise saus, it is called ragu. The place was nice, the service was friendly and enough wine.

Thank Susette L
Reviewed 13 February 2018

We stumbled across this restaurant on a Sunday evening. From the outside, it looked more like a delicatessen but there was a sign to show they did food so in we went. We were sat on the upper floor. Decor is basic but the dining...More

Thank essexsaxplayer
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We just bumped into a place during a walk though the center, and we wanted to try the true pasta al ragu alla bolognese. What we got had nothing in common with Italian food! It smelled of old pork meat and did not have any...More

Thank Irina P
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Stopped here for some lunch, sat in the street, first time I have had lunch with my overcoat on !! It was excellent, food was great, wine and service as well. Very local and very busy.

Thank MIKE F
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The street has a good ambience, it is in a popular area. We stopped here for lunch. The food was very nice

Thank Gareth_H25
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

DH had the zuppa di funghi which he quite enjoyed. I had the lasagne bolognese which I also enjoyed. The noodles were fresh and delicious.

Thank Susan7
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We stopped here for a bottle of bubbles to celebrate a birthday and to watch the world go by. As always - the drinks came with an incredible range of complementary nibbles that were tasty and elegantly presented. A cool, relaxed, interesting spot to sit...More

Thank MJMCD67
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

My husband had lasagna and I had tortelloni with asparagus and prosciutto. This was perhaps the worst meal we have had in Italy. The lasagna was a pile of mush with the pasta almost indistinguishable. The tortelloni sauce was thick cream, not mentioned on the...More

Thank JoJo012
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I was here with a good friend. We had the big antipasti to share. High quality cold cuts and accompagnied with a good cheese and an amazing red wine. I will definately recommend

Thank Per Buchannon C
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Our smiling Russian waiter suggested the small platter of cheeses and prosciutto with a Greek salad. Total food bill 17€ which was great and fair price for something well made, plentiful and delicious. Good spot for people watching. Lovely white wine served too. Great service...More

Thank emma c
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Bar, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Clavature 13/A, 40124 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 236523
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