Traditional Bolognese trattoria and truffle specialties

Historic restaurant in the heart of Bologna

Are you looking for a traditional restaurant in the centre of Bologna? Trattoria Leonida, on via Alemagna, has served traditional versions and modern reinterpretations of Emilian dishes since 1938, offering our guests an authentic taste of Bolognese cuisine.

A welcoming environment in which to enjoy traditional and delicious lunches or dinners, the perfect way to end a day of cultural activities and sightseeing in the city. Our traditional Bolognese trattoria is located in one of the most picturesque areas of Bologna, just a short walk from the Asinelli Tower and Palazzo della Mercanzia.  

Specialty first courses and homemade Emilian pasta

Trattoria Leonida in the centre of Bologna offers many traditional dishes, with a wide and varied menu that includes first courses with seasonal truffles, pappardelle pasta and tortelloni pasta:

  • fresh homemade pasta,
  • traditional stuffed pasta,
  • meat roasts,
  • boiled meats,
  • all kinds of wild game,
  • grilled meats and specialities,
  • dishes with all types of fresh mushrooms.

Vegetarian dishes

In addition, Trattoria Leonida is known for the wide variety of dishes available to order every day (45 first courses and 40 second courses), for the wide choice of boiled and grilled seasonal vegetables served and for its vegetarian dishes.

Tradition and internationality: discover authentic traditional cuisine at Trattoria Leonida

Unlike so many of today's improvised restaurants, we continue to focus on substance without neglecting appearance.

The international experience of our staff allows us to welcome diners from all over the world: we speak English, French and Spanish.

We accept all credit cards, and your four-legged friends are welcome too!

Book a table at our traditional Bolognese trattoria using the online form or by calling us on: +39 051 239742.

Book a table at our historic restaurant in Bologna

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