Grande abbuffata


La Grande bouffe

Steak (Divily / Pixabay)
Steak (Divily / Pixabay)

Where: piazzetta di Borgata Città - 40017 San Giovanni in Persiceto (BO)

When: September 7-9 and 14-16, 2019

Six dinners dedicated to the food tradition of Emilia-Romagna in the typical village of Borgata Città (8 km from San Giovanni in Persiceto).

On the occasion of the town festival, this year in its 42nd edition, the small square of Borgata, surrounded by pitoresque buildings, becomes a restaurant en plein air, provided with wooden tables and benches, where to taste the local specialties prepared by the cooks of the feast.

The menu includes tortellini al ragù, pappardelle (fresh pasta) with hare meat sauce, pasta "woodsman-style", stewed donkey, grilled meat, polenta (cornmeal mush) and mixed fried fish. A glass of lambrusco or sangiovese wine completes the dinner.

Each evening is liven up by music and traditional games.

Info sull'evento

Timetable: evenings

Entrance: a la carte menu

Organization: Società Carnevalesca "Mazzagatti"

Info: URP Persiceto

Tel. 0039 800 069678

Info on the tourist location

URP - Public Relations Office

San Giovanni in Persiceto

Address: Corso Italia 78 - 40017 San Giovanni in Persiceto (BO)

Toll free number 800 069678


Opening times
Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri and Sat 8.30am-1.30pm

Thu 8.30am-6.30pm

Opening times (July and August)
Mon – Sat 8.30am-1pm

Loc. San Matteo della Decima c/o Centro civico
Via Cento 158/a - 40017 San Giovanni in Persiceto
Phone: +39  051 6812057


Opening times

Mon – Sat 8.30am-1.30pm



Last update: 09-09-2019