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Il Pirata del Porto

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Italian, Pizza, Seafood
Via del Porto 42, 40122 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 552750
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good35%
  • Average28%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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Via del Porto 42, 40122 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

We were greeted by the friendly owner who was great throughout the meal... The food and wine is of good quality, a good price and the portions are pretty big. We were starving after a long train journey from Munich and can normally eat 3...More

Thank Nick W
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Bustling, friendly and good value.Large dishes of excellent food - but when crowded you have to wait for service as you drink the carafes of white frizzante wines [also other wines available]and relax. Round the corner from our Hotel [Astoria 3*] it was our default...More

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We are welcomed by a pleasant staff who are able to speak english. The portions are large and tasty without any surprises. Good, decent, well tasting italian food. All in All a good restaurant with reasonable prices

Thank Anders Q
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

In Bologna for just one night and stumbled across this place.. early evening meal so not very busy... friendly staff, huge portion sizes and good food. No complaints... will probably go back next year when we are back in town.

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Il Pirata is not far from where we are staying in Bologna, and on our way to/from the train station. Regardless of the convenience, we thoroughly enjoyed this restaurant and also took our friends there when we wanted a comfortable, friendly trattoria that serves wonderful...More

Thank Deive35805
Reviewed 18 June 2017

A delightful local trattoria frequented by locals and families. It was around the corner from where we stayed and we returned several times. The menu included authentic hand made pasta dishes, beautifully cooked vegetables and generous serves of prosciutto. Would definitely come back again. PS...More

Thank Nicki D
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Just came from a lovely meal at Il Pirate which was near my hotel and convenient for a Sunday night. I had the pasta with octopus and the fried seafood mix. Both very good. Unlike some of the other reviewers, I not only did not...More

Thank pappyford
Reviewed 21 November 2016

After reading the reviews and looking over the exterior my wife and I had low expectations but after getting back late from Ravenna we were hungry and not in the mood to do much searching. I had the Fritta mist which was a large plate...More

Thank chuckolotte
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Our last night in Bologna and after some big days of being tourists in and around Bologna pizza sounded like a good idea. And this restaurant was only about 100 metres from our B&B The pizzas were great though very big but still managed to...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

While on a business trip to Bologna, I visited this restaurant for a working dinner. The food in itself was enjoyable (although nothing I'd find fantastic), but the service was all over the place. It may have been due to different approach to food and...More

Thank Dynarski
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:30 AM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via del Porto 42, 40122 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 552750
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