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Bottega Portici - Indipendenza

Via Indipendenza 69, 40121 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 421 8522
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“tortellini” (14 reviews)
“quick lunch” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Via Indipendenza 69, 40121 Bologna, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Pasta quality is superb and it tasted great and authentic ; Reasonable prices . Staff was friendly and service was quick.

Thank Sourabh S
Reviewed 14 October 2018

This cafe/restaurant sells good quality fresh pasta dishes, and other things, which you can eat in or take away. The prices are reasonable. The bowls, forks etc are made of compostable material, so there is no plastic at all, which is very encouraging. I would...More

Thank David W
Bottega P, F&B Manager at Bottega Portici - Indipendenza, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are really pleased that you enjoyed the pasta dishes with the pasta being hand-made every day by our "sfoline". As you mentioned in your review, all our dishes and cutlery are made from bio-degradable material as we understand and promote the importance of being...More

Reviewed 27 September 2018

Fresh pasta made then and there. Lot of eating space and lovely views from top floor...good service...More

Thank Vasula N
Bottega P, Responsabile Caffetteria at Bottega Portici - Indipendenza, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

we are very proud of our "sfogline" which make fresh pasta all the day for our guest. Tortellini are our best, but try also our tortelloni stuffed with a wonderful ricotta and our tagliatelle, they are perfect for a very nice lunch. See you soon....More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

I did not like this place. I tried several fresh pasta shops in Bologna and this by far was the worst and most unwelcoming of them all. It started with a downright hateful woman who "greeted" us as we walked in and went downhill from...More

Thank moviegal226
Bottega P, Food & Beverage Manager at Bottega Portici - Indipendenza, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Dear guest, even if pasta also one of our favourite plate, we are very sorry that your lunch was unhappy. We share your experience to all our staff and although you wrote hard words, we are sure that we can do better and we want...More

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stopped there for a quick breakfast while waiting for our train. Very nice waitress , clean and nice place and best cappuccino ever! Absolutely recommendMore

Thank Sara0391
Bottega P, Responsabile Caffetteria at Bottega Portici - Indipendenza, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Dear Sara, I love make cappuccino and I has been a pleasure try to make a perfect one for you :). I hope that you'll came back soon in Bologna to visit again our city and to try our homemade pasta, such us tradition suggest!...More

Reviewed 17 August 2018

This was good tasty food but can only give 3 star as I feel better is available for a similar price elsewhere.More

Thank Chris B
Bottega P, F&B Manager at Bottega Portici - Indipendenza, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Dear Chris, we are so happy that you enjoyed our food. It's true that in Bologna there are many options to eat fresh pasta, what makes us different is that we proudly make our pasta in front our guests each day, offering the opportunity to...More

Reviewed 14 August 2018

We had just arrived in Bologna so wanted to get a quick lunch and although the pasta came quickly is was badly cooked which was surprising given the standard we had received elsewhere in Italy. The tortellini was raw in parts and the ravioli was...More

Thank JenS345
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

One of the best fresh pastas we tasted on our trip. The tagglietelle bolognese was fantástic. Would deffinitely visit again.

Thank Companion758800
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We ordered a brioche and a calzone farcito. Took them 45 minutes to figure out they ran out of calzone but forgot to tell us and instead gave us a dry croissant with some ham. Terrible service and or wasn't even busy. The staff just...More

1  Thank Escape793392
Bottega P, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Bottega Portici - Indipendenza, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Dear Guest, I'm sorry if your experience was not positive, I apologize on behalf of all the staff. Quality of products combined with our welcome are the strengths of "Bottega Portici". Thank you for you advice, it helps us to improve more and more in...More

Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

The food quality is poor based on the price you pay. The pasta was raw and salads were not fresh. Wouldn't eat here again.More

Thank DianaY453
Bottega P, Food & Beverage Manager at Bottega Portici - Indipendenza, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Dear Diana, we are so sad to read your review. Even if we make a very simple dishes like pasta, salad and charcuterie, we have an high standard to make the experience in our Bottega Portici unforgettable. We hope to have another possibility to let...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$8 - US$9
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
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7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
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7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Indipendenza 69, 40121 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 421 8522
Bottega Portici is the new, revolutionary and gastronomic project, born in the heart of Bologna and it goes beyond. It representes the meeting of tradition and innovation, a perfect combination of sight, smell and taste. The art of craftsmanship that is exhibited and available to everyone. A real window on history and food culture of Bologna. In Bottega you can eat when you want, from morning till evening, in place or by walking around the streets. A modern street food, 100% Made in Italy, which will change your way of seeing fresh pasta and takeaway, without renouncing the excellence of products and at the high quality of raw materials.
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