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Vecchia Bologna

Vecchia Bologna Mine Road, Bridge of Allan, Stirling FK9 4DT, Scotland
+44 1786 833617
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (34 reviews)
“langoustines” (5 reviews)
“tiramisu” (14 reviews)
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Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Vecchia Bologna Mine Road, Bridge of Allan, Stirling FK9 4DT, Scotland
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic food, fantastic service , Fantastic place , will definitely will be going back service great , food very good and just a pleasant place to go

Thank john m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a returning customer who lives locally, I visited for dinner with 3 others on a weeknight. The restaurant was very busy, and had a good atmosphere. The garlic bread was burnt along with the pizza, however, everything else was superb. If you decide to...More

1  Thank Emmaw1101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Long leisurely lunch - just the way it should be. Wonderful food - fabulous presentation, and attentive service. We'll be back.

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really good, needed somewhere with really good food and atmosphere for a couple without being pretentious . 👍

Thank Iain S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for somewhere different for lunch last Sunday and opted for Vecchia Bologna. The setting is nice, with good views and the interior is welcoming, if somewhat cramped, with tables very close together, but that may just be because they are very busy...More

Thank CumfyCritter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food menu is extensive, not cheap, but great quality. Service was good. It has a feel of a top quality restaurant without the fuss. Plenty room between tables too. A must visit if you are in the area.

Thank Graham G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My second time in this restaurant and again very impressed, much improved on my last visit referring to the menu, and service and quality of the meal really was good . Price range is in the range under £10 for a starter £10 to under...More

Thank ukbobdog
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Wish I had read the negative reviews before going as they all highlight perfectly what I won’t waste my time saying again as it’s all been said before. Poor food, dreadful attitude of staff and worst of all is the managements agressive and rude responses...More

4  Thank Ime1802
owner2055, Owner at Vecchia Bologna, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Yes indeed you should have read the negative reviews before coming. Something we have learned over the last 26 years is not to worry about negative reviews on this silly website. In this recents months, the busiest since when we opened in 1992, i welcome...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent food & service highly recommend Very busy but they still managed to give us a table on a Saturday night last min booking

Thank Avanancyann
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We were here for a lunch with a few friends. It was a busy Saturday afternoon. The service was great and the food was delicious, nicely presented and plenty to do eat. If you like Italian food please visit.

Thank Oldgreyman
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Questions & Answers
14 April 2017|
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Response from owner2055 | Property representative |
Just to confirm the reliability of this website we do not offcourse have any stairs in this restaurant. The same person thet posted the silly reply also left a poor review. I just wonder if this guy has actually been in our... More
3 November 2016|
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Response from tinkerbell50099 | Reviewed this property |
yes it has it's own large car park and a lovely child's play area
Grace M
6 July 2015|
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Response from Ed M | Reviewed this property |
Well I suppose it is a little bit of Italy but the restaurant is definitely in Bridge of Allan!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 48
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vecchia Bologna Mine Road, Bridge of Allan, Stirling FK9 4DT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Stirling  >  Stirling  >  Bridge of Allan
  • Phone Number: +44 1786 833617
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Beautiful quite setting, private gardens and large car park. open 7 days lunch and dinner
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