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Cuisine of Bologna for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

Bologna - Porta Saragozza The opening of the pub Corto Maltese took place in 1998. Starting from that time the pub has become a favorite place of rest for both locals and tourists. Here visitors will find as many as two hundred kinds of alcoholic beverages, a rich selection of original appetizers and three beautifully decorated halls. The pub is always distinguished by a cozy atmosphere and relaxing music that never stops there. Corto Maltese accepts guests until late in the evening. A small restaurant Mc Willow's is a no less attractive institution, where visitors can taste national cuisine in its classic version. Mc Willow's will surely please fans of Scotch whiskey - the bar of the restaurant features approximately 40 sorts of this amazing drink.
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Nuova Epoca pizzeria is an excellent place for family rest. In addition to delicious pizza and a large selection of beer guests are offered to order fresh salads. Small visitors of the café will be surely delighted with the taste of fruity desserts and cakes. Pizza menu is updated regularly, so visitors of Nuova Epoca can try new Italian dishes all the time. The restaurant of national cuisine Osteria Del Pesce Rosso is located in one of the most beautiful historic buildings of the city. Among the regular visitors of the restaurant are many fans of seafood. Among its specialties you will find such amazing delicacies as hot mussels, fresh oysters, spaghetti with lobster sauce and brand, as well as a few dozen of fish dishes, each of which can surprise even most experienced and hard-to-please food connoisseurs.
A truly charming restaurant of Montagnola Serghei is located near a beautiful park. This restaurant also specializes in the preparation of dishes of national cuisine. The institution will be surely loved by fans of various delicacies. Make sure you order goulash cooked from veal with potatoes, a roasted rabbit and stuffed zucchini. The restaurant can be truly proud for a huge selection of desserts and wines. Its wine cellar stores a wide selection of collectible drinks. Sabor Latino restaurant features a wide choice of fish and meat dishes. This dining facility is also distinguished by unusual design of its interior. Its halls are decorated in a unique ethnic style. Without a doubt, Sabor Latino will be truly the best place for a nice romantic dinner. Don't forget to visit the restaurant dedicated to Italian cuisine, Pepperoni, which is located in a beautiful 19th century mansion. The basis of its menu is represented by traditional pasta and pizza, as well as original salads with seafood. Fans of exotic dishes will be glad to try rare seafood delicacies, and sweet tooth customers should not forget to try the restaurant’s signature ice cream with mascarpone cheese. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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There is nothing strange in the fact that Bologna is often referred to as the “gastronomic capital of Italy”. This city is home to many popular national dishes. Many years ago, local chefs invented the legendary Bolognese sauce that is popular around the world these days. Moreover, Bologna is the birthplace of a special pasta type – Tagliatelle. This pasta is first mentioned yet during the Middle Ages. There is an interesting legend about this popular food type. Once, local chefs were ordered to invent a special dish for the feast organized in honor of Lucrezia Borgia. The chefs decided to make a special type of pasta, the shape of which would be reminiscent of the gorgeous locks that the blonde beauty was famous for. This is how the new type of pasta appeared. Nowadays, Tagliatelle is present in the menus of the best restaurants around the world.
Bologna - Salone del libro Bologna is also internationally famous for its unique meat delicacies. This region is famous for a special type of large sausage, Mortadella. Balsamic vinegar is one more famous culinary invention of Bologna. Nowadays, this vinegar is an essential ingredient of many national dishes. Gastronomic traditions of Bologna have changed much over the centuries. National cuisine restaurants still offer simple and nutritious food, and owners of these restaurants cook many dishes in accordance with old family recipes.
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Travelers will be thrilled to see the choice of pasta in local restaurants. Gorgeous locally produced cheese is the most widespread product served together with pasta. Prosciutto ham is another traditional ingredient that is frequently added not only to pasta but also to various salads. Fans of meat dishes will be pleased with the selection of pork in local restaurants. This meat remains the most widespread and popular in the local cuisine.
Bologna Pork is also used in another popular dish, Cottolette alla Bolognese, that is somewhat reminiscent of a classic schnitzel. However, this dish has an interesting peculiarity - Cottolette alla Bolognese contains cheese and ham. Local restaurants offer a rich choice of interesting appetizers, and Tigelle is one of the most popular in this category. Tigelle is thin roasted bread stuffed with Mortadella, ham, and cheese. The small appetizer is usually served at the start of a meal. When it comes to describing popular local desserts that one should try in Bologna, it is important to mention traditional gingerbread with candied fruit and the traditional rice cake called Torta di Riso.
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Where to go for dinner in Bologna: recommended cafe and restaurants

Rodrigo
Where: Via della Zecca, 2, Bologna; Telephone: +39 051 235 536;
Diana
Where: Via Indipendenza, 24, Bologna; Telephone: +39 051 231 302;
Posta
Where: Via della Grada, 21/A, Bologna; Telephone: +39 051 649 2106;
Donatello
Where: Via Righi Augusto, 8, Bologna; Telephone: +39 051 235 438;
Osteria Cantina Bentivoglio
Where: Via Mascarella, 4/b, Bologna; Telephone: +39 015 265 416;
La Tua Piadina
Where: Via Borgonuovo, 17/A, Bologna; Telephone: +39 051 270 959;
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♥   Restaurant 'Eataly' Bologna. Type - Italian. 0.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Teresina' BOLOGNA. Type - Classic cuisine. 0.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Vicolo Colombina' Bologna. Type - Traditional cuisine. 0.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'I Carracci' BOLOGNA. Type - Classic cuisine. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Trattoria Battibecco' BOLOGNA. Type - Regional cuisine. 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Da Cesarina' BOLOGNA. Type - Emilian. 0.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Sale Grosso' Bologna. Type - Seafood. 0.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Aroma de Roma' BOLOGNA. Type - Roman. 0.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'I Portici' BOLOGNA. Type - Creative. 0.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Scaccomatto' BOLOGNA. Type - Creative. 0.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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