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Ristorante Balicco

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Via Borgo Palazzo 18, 24125 Bergamo, Italy
+39 035 238593
Thu - Mon 12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:15
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40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Beautiful restaurant, excellent food, dignified and professional service. Food and atmosphere was bit on the heavy side, so it’s less for casual dinner and more for a special occasion. I was really surprised that the place was rather empty. I guess that despite the high-class and excellence, the old-school atmosphere has less appeal nowdays. Felt a bit sad for the... More 

Thank Ruripen
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Alrbough a little old fashioned it can still provide you with a sense of quality. Beautiful breaded scallops and truffle pasta for starters and a delightful bacon wrapped saffron sauced venison chop made this dining experience superb coupled with a local tanin rich Valcalepio wine. Cheers!

Thank yoramw
Geneva, Switzerland
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

We no reservation for lunch but were given a warm welcome. The menu was mouthwatering and the food excellent. The friendly staff were very helpful regarding the choice of food and wine and we really enjoyed the experience of good Italian food.

Thank Dinie450
Beijing, China
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

After reading the reviews here about how this place was always empty, we turned up for dinner only to be turned away due to unavailability. So we went back the next day for lunch. The food was stunning, lots of flavour without too much fuss. Excellent staff, friendly and helpful. A large venue but not too many tables so plenty... More 

Thank JulesFearon
Ponte Nossa, Italy
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

The atmosphere is good and the restaurant clean and tidy. Food is good and staff is kind and helpful. The fixed menu for lunch has good quality for quite a good price.

Thank Martina T
Istanbul, Turkey
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179 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2015

Restaurant is located in a quiet spot. Have a lovely garden for good weather. We were inside. Decorated with light colors, have a pleasant atmosphere. We received genuine explanations for all the dishes in detail; where the ingredients come from, whether they are frozen or fresh etc etc. We ordered only two local pasta; one tagliolini with duck ragu and... More 

Thank Levent G
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2014 via mobile

We visited this restaurant in April 2014. Even though it was a Saturday night, the place was quite empty. The food was really lovely and we enjoyed ourselves. There was a large selection of wine. It's not cheap but the quality makes up for this. The place is designed/decorated like an art studio, which makes it bright and spacious; in... More 

Thank Shane N
Warsaw, Poland
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2014

Very strange place. There was more waiters than clients and they were walking all the time through the restaurant what was very annoying. The food was not value for money,all was decorated with carrot:). It was edable but nothing special. If you are hyngry you must to prepare much money, portions were extrimelly small.

Thank Ostana
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2013

This was a great find in Bergamo! Lovely atmosphere, excellent service and some of the most delicious food I've had! I had scallop risotto and then strudel. The wine is also incredibly reasonably priced.

Thank Lauren B
Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2013 via mobile

Via tripadvisor we visited the most popular restaurant on the site in Bergamo, Italy. It was eye-closing good, we tasted the typical italian, delicious food and our eyelids dropped down many times because of the fine taste. We brought two teenage nieces who were both astonished. One said: I don't want to take the last bite, 'cause then it's over...... More 

Thank epvandongen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:15
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Borgo Palazzo 18, 24125 Bergamo, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Province of Bergamo  >  Bergamo
  • Phone Number: +39 035 238593

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