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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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“antipasti” (29 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Urbana 5/c, 40123 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We dined here after a long day of sightseeing. The food was good and plentiful. We started with a huge appetiser plate with friend Zucchini flowers, fried bread, sautéed artichokes, sliced salami and cheeses. We then went on to Tagliatelle with asparagus and prosciutto. All...More

Thank bbinder
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went there on the recommendation of the Lonely Planet guide but were unimpressed. The pasta course and the main course were average but without any spark to lift them to a higher level. My dessert was not as specified. I ordered a pannacotta with...More

1  Thank Sam C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recommended by staff at Panotto, and oh boy is this place good. It is just like eating with a Bolognese family. A warm welcome and then the delights of the menu as delivered by the lady of the house. Wonderful stuffed courgette flowers, delicious lasagne...More

Thank Cath B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by some Italian friends because it is a place the locals vice tourists go. The food and service were excellent. The speciality of the house is freshly made by hand on a daily basis their pastas. Tagliatelle bolognese is a speciality...More

1  Thank MFK4
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended by our B&B as we sent we wanted to avoid touristy places. What a great recommendation. An Italian only menu and full of locals although the owner took great pride in translating all the dishes made with homemade pasta. It was...More

Thank RobinS57
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

An amazing restaurant recommended by locals. No English on the menu and tables filled with locals. Owner / chef made us feel at home. Wonderful food experience in Bologna

1  Thank Brian P
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Bologna is blessed with an incredible variety of wonderful restaurants and La Traviata is on that list. A casual trattoria with friendly attentive service, warm, inviting decor and delicious home-cooked meals. My wife and I stopped in for lunch and were not disappointed - my...More

Thank LightFighter
Reviewed 5 August 2017 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 23 July 2017

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 16 July 2017

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
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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