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San Domenico

Via Gaspare Sacchi 1, 40026, Imola, Italy
+39 0542 29000
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“truffle” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Via Gaspare Sacchi 1, 40026, Imola, Italy
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

They were lovely. We arrived at 7:30,half an hour before they opened ( late in our view) We convinced them to let us sit at a table with a bottle of wine. All good. Lovely meal. I got fried fish which I believe I didn't...More

Thank deborah n
Reviewed 24 October 2017

For a very fine dining, it's to recommend in Imola, to visit San Domenico; excellent appetizers, artichokes, the triumph of basic ingredients, ravioli , spicy peccorino, pasta gricia, gnocchi, shrimp and zucchini; delicious local cuisne, we like to return.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 22 October 2017

I travel a lot and until today the Michelin Guide has been a milestome in chosing the restaurants. But after this experience i strongly doubt that Michelin stars are awarded ina fair and transparent manner. This restaurant should not even be included in the Michelin...More

2  Thank Dan P
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

The restaurant does not even worth one star, not to mention two stars. It really makes me wonder how are the stars awarded?!? We are Michelin restaurants aficionados, we travel extensively and always follow the guide, but this time the restaurant is not even close...More

2  Thank Diana P
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent restaurant. Saw the no reservation show of Anthony Bourdain and had to try it. All the dishes were very good but the highlight was the raviolo. Balance taste and richness topped with truffles was worth the experience. Add the egg yoke in the center...More

Thank Riad L
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I had dinner at San Domenico after a lovely drive around Imola F1 circuit and the center of the city, which was very nice. At San Domenico wasn't different: we had such a beautiful full course menu dinner and a 1992 bottle of wine which...More

Thank Allan A
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Enjoy the highest level menu made with the best quality ingredients. My favorites: Noisettes crispy sweetbreads cream burned leeks, potato chips "vitellotte" and black truffle sauce; egg ravioli "San Domenico" with mountain butter, fresh parmesan and seasonal truffles, sirloin of veal cooked at low temperature...More

Thank AlessandraMatilde67
Reviewed 7 January 2017

It was my pleasure to visit San Domenico for dinner. This restaurant should be the standard for fine dinning. The service, food, wine, and restaurant itself is a beautiful experience. Some of the best wines of my Italian trip were introduced to me at dinner....More

Thank lovelyreata
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The restaurant has a long history of 2 Michelin stars and has a good standing in the La Liste. So we were expecting an experience of a very high standard. However it turned out to be the worst of all 2-star restaurants we've been in...More

4  Thank Sibvaleo
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I knew in advance this was going to be a great experience thanks to Anthony Bourdain and Michael White. We had what they call the businessman lunch which included 3 courses and the kept our wine glasses full too. The great service and beautiful interior...More

1  Thank Mlariz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$73 - US$233
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Gaspare Sacchi 1, 40026, Imola, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Imola
  • Phone Number: +39 0542 29000
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