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Il Cantuccio

Via Volturno 4, 40121 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 233424
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (17 reviews)
“swordfish” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Via Volturno 4, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 6 August 2017

we ate twice at 22nd and 28th of july. they were not perfect like in 2015 or 2016 but they are still very good. maybe the difference is that i visit them in july instead of april. whenever i come to bologna i will visit...More

Thank AlparslanT
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Last night we were back to our favourite restaurant in the city & we had a great time & a very delicious dinner. Chef Sandra is always the best in Bologna & the Girls staff was really kind . Oystres,prawns,shrimps,tuna,squid,cakes & wine....everything was perfect! 'Looking...More

Thank HellenT
Reviewed 13 July 2017

my third visit to this place and i remember and it still is the best place in bologna for me but maybe the change of ownership had change something in the kitchen. first dishes were still amazing and so was the wine and desert. too...More

Thank ahiad9
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We usually have dinner in this seafood restaurant & everytime we go we can only say it's the best place in town & not only... Our congratulations to Chef Sandra who always does a great job!We suggest it!

Thank HellenT
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

It has become our ritual to dine at Il Cantuccio three days in a row after a busy day at Exhibition. Besides the cosy environment, the owners and staff really treat like family members. The most amazing thing is that despite all these years, they...More

Thank Pandotto
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

As far as I know they don't have walk ins, so make sure you book in advance. We had squid, fish and tuna steak among other food and ot was delicious. It tasted really fresh and food combinations would surprise you!

Thank Marina08Leeds
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

It's my second time here and I will definitely come Again service is great with a smile and the food is superb as always , if you like fish you ha e to visit cantuccio and you have to try and taste all kinds of...More

Thank Stephania F
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

The headline says it all, it's a super cute place. Pretty small, so I guess better to book in advance even if we did not. The food is delicious and the staff very nice. Have been first time there but not the last time

Thank BA_BE_25_81
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

One of the best restaurants with sea food I have visited in my life. I can recommend this place to everyone who visit Bologna.

Thank Andrzej K
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

I found this restaurant in Bologna reading the tripadviser comments. When I arrived there, I joust found that they can serve minimum 2 people for each table. This was first time when I was in the front of such condition in a restaurant. I was...More

1  Thank carmenalx
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Gary C
6 June 2017|
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Response from Stephania F | Reviewed this property |
I think it's better you call him I sent him a fb message and didn't replay for 2 weeks and then iPhone him , but don't miss it it s agood restaurant and on mondays if I'm not going wrong it's closed
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Response from stefanopasini | Reviewed this property |
It is friendly but sometimes a bit too crowded and the 6-7 dishes menu may be a bit too much, anyway they are not full-size dishes so if it is too much depends from your habits and appetite. Its is anyway a good place to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Volturno 4, 40121 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 233424
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