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Vicolo Colombina

#54 of 1,363 Restaurants in Bologna
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Vicolo Colombina 5/B, 40123 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 233919
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Today
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
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Knutsford, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food prepared with great skill and served in a delightful small restaurant by staff genuinely interested in your enjoyment. I would return as soon as I am back in Bologna

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Sao Paulo, SP
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is lovely ! A mix of traditional and fancy / modern . Very cosy, people very gentle and kind. The house wine was delicious. As a 'welcome' they served a pice of the parmegiano regiano: the famous cheese of the region. For my husband, that its not vegetarian, they served mortadela with yogurt. There are vegetarian options, very... More 

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London
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411 reviews
345 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 314 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were a number of new restaurants we planned to visit, on this return trip to Bologna but when you have a restaurant as good as Vicolo Colombina - a two minute stroll from your hotel - it’s hard to resist returning. Reading my review of 2013, should have warned me about the need to book - but it didn’t.... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of our best meals in Italy. Simple food, done as close to perfection as you can get. Great wines. Super-friendly staff.

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Thank mhlibchuk
Savannah, Georgia
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

What a great, quaint restaurant down a small alleyway. Fabulous food presented in unique ways. The Sangiovese wine was the best we've tasted! Staff was knowledgeable and understood our broken Italian ... plus, spoke very good English. We would definitely go back.

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Thank SmellyMarj
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We were celebrating a family achievement. This place gave us the opportunity to really celebrate. Everything perfect

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Rome
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155 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

First the positives. The location is delightful - in the heart of the old city in a little alley, almost on its own, Vicolo Colombino takes up two shop fronts. The restaurant has a warm and welcoming atmosphere, and the staff present a professional and attentive manner. The food was mostly excellent. A plate of mixed locally sourced salame, prosciutto... More 

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Thank MMTMRome
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Amazing food. Perfect combination of ingredients. Very high standard. I love to go out for lunch or dinner and this place nailed all my expectations. Starters, main course and even desserts are over perfection. Sublime. Without doubt this restaurant deserve to be on top

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NICOSIA
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139 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Two years ago I visited this place and I was really enthusiastic about it. Fast forward two years, I want to write a review and simply copy my previous one, which says a lot about this place, not a lot of restaurants have this consistency: "Traditional food presented in a contemporary way with a gourmet touch. Two guys who know... More 

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Braintree, Essex
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely meal with good service. Luckily they speak good English so could help us choose our meal. Excellent and extensive wine list. All in all a good find.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Monday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:30 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vicolo Colombina 5/B, 40123 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 233919

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?