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La Traviata

Via Urbana 5/c, 40123 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 331298
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (173 reviews)
“antipasti” (30 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Urbana 5/c, 40123 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second trip to Bologna and we returned to La Traviata on the memory of a friendly and relaxed atmosphere with well-priced and outstanding pasta. It did not disappoint! The bolognese and sausage/artichoke pastas were fantastic, along with excellent stuffed zucchini flowers. We...More

Thank Kurt D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highly recommended for no-nonsense local cooking. On a quiet evening you feel you are eating what the family has on that day! Completely honest, well-cooked food with godd-value wine.

Thank P_ware1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Got talking to the owner, in our 'pigeon' Italian & her broken English we discovered she makes all her own pasta fresh in the morning, & I can tell you it was delicious. Had the tagliatelli with ragu, was the best I have ever had....More

Thank loveholibobs
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

La Traviata was recomended by the owner of the Airbnb we stayed at in Bologna. This is a family owned and operated restaurant that makes typical Bolognese dishes at reasonable prices and excelent quality. Most patrons were local and we could tell also regulars as...More

Thank CanadaTango
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We booked this restaurant in advance for 20.00 when they open so we're lucky to get an outside table . The lady owner seems to know everyone but be careful with her because she almost forces you to have certain types of pasta etc ,...More

Thank phillip g
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Recommended by our hotel on the south side of Bologna. Also recommended by a local friend. Concierge called ahead for us after a rainstorm - we got the last inside table. Outside is covered but smoking. These people work HARD. The female (owner) was amazing....More

Thank w945106
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

On the recommendation of our host we went there for an evening meal and we weren't disappointed, beautiful food and lovely service we will possibly return tomorrow

Thank Roger G
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Heard a lot about this place. Came one night with a friend, no reservation. Upon walking up to the restaurant, every person leaving was giving the owners kisses on the cheek and staying around for an extended goodbye. Got a table, patio is fantastic as...More

Thank MarkushaG
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Went here on recommendation for our last dinner and we're not disappointed. Took advice from the hostess what was good on the day. Stuffed courgette flowers, amazing pasta dishes and the best steak sharing platter we have ever seen. The wine they told us to...More

Thank Janita M
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Thirteen adults and 3 children had a wonderfully relaxing lunch in the portico of this osteria. The lady of the house was most hospitable and constructed a menu for all to share, with a separate menu for the children. The starters consisted of a variety...More

Thank Jacqui M
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Questions & Answers
Alison M
12 February 2017|
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Response from Chris P | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they have non-meat vegetarian options, but probably not Vegan. It depends on your version of "vegetarian".
25 April 2015|
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Response from Travellinchick | Reviewed this property |
I was there last May so fingers crossed its the same for you
Mela B
25 March 2015|
Response from LatraviataBologna | Property representative |
It is the only card we don't take because we are not connected with A.E.Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$37 - US$66
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
20:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Urbana 5/c, 40123 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 331298
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