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Da Silvio

Via San Petronio Vecchio 34/D, 40125 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 226559
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“antipasti” (17 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Via San Petronio Vecchio 34/D, 40125 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

If you like a place which has old food and open drinks being sitting on your table as you come in and at a cost that you are not informed about, this is the one for you! After some back and forth they brought us...More

Thank Joao M
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

I have never seen so much food...and all of if is fantastic! We never order as Silvio orders for us. In fact I have never seen a menu. It is a true Bolognese restaurant. Pace yourself as the food keeps coming. The antipasti, the primi,...More

Thank Gbusiek
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

We had a great evening at Da Silvio. This place is a hidden gem. Do not expect anything fancy because this is authentic italian food prepared and served the italian way. If you go for the full experience with antipasti and everything, I suggest not...More

Thank Thoraveler
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This is by far one of the best restaurants you will ever find in Bologna. I have been to quite a few over the last 10 years. Da Silvio is a genuine Bolognese restaurant tucked away in proper distance from the tourist traps around Piazza...More

Thank Thoraveler
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We were recommended this place by a friend who lives locally. He also suggested that we request they take off all the pre-laid antipasti on the table as this limits your choice later when ordering and is also something which diners are charged for later....More

Thank khalaf007
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We've been to Da Silvio in january 2017, I've been adviced to go the hungry and it was a wise choice. As you sit at the table, the waiter will start bring the antipasti, smth like 7 different ones, but you have to know that...More

Thank c_anndra
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a small restaurant in Bologna where only the locals would know . The food was out standing , Very nice place with local ingredients . They were very helpful and knew how to please the customers .I went with a business group and...More

Thank richardb621
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Went for dinner on a recommendation, The meal was a fixed price (60 euro) and included all drinks including prosecco, desert wine, limoncello, grappa as well as wine. The food was sensational, loads of starters followed by a pasta course then the mains. For desert,...More

1  Thank Ewan M
Reviewed 9 October 2016

I arrived without a booking and was given a table rather quickly. I was the only non Italian which was nice. Good cold cuts, ok risotto and excellent pasta filled with butter and pumpkin. I especially appreciated the fact that they had an organic red...More

Thank CDFBologna
Reviewed 8 October 2016

It was few of us together in this restaurant. We needed to book the table before. When we came it was already all prepared for us. Appetizers were already at the table. It was amazing. You can try all... There is mortadella, grilled egg plant,...More

Thank DjuEl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 46 - USD 64
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Petronio Vecchio 34/D, 40125 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna>  > Santo Stefano
  • Neighbourhood: Santo Stefano
  • Phone Number: +39 051 226559
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