Where: Via Calzavecchio, 1 - 40033 Casalecchio di Reno (BO)
One of the oldest premises of Casalecchio, visited by celebrities such as the poet Giosuè Carducci and thus included in the list of historical shops.
After the Second World War, the restaurant and hotel was rebuilt. Recently completely renovated, it re-opened in September 2013. It offers dishes that are a refined version of the typical Bolognese cuisine and seafood dishes.
The hotel website says that the reception activity has existed for about 400 years. Originally called “Osteria dei Calza”, in the 17th century it was a inn with stabling, that offered good wine, food and rest for those who came down from the mountains to reach Bologna, or viceversa.
The premises is also accreditated as Bottega Storica (historical shop), that is to say historical shop of Provincia di Bologna, qualification awarded to the activities in life for over 50 years, as a precious witness of the past and of the local traditions.
Type of place: restaurant, pizzeria, holiday farm
Cuisine: Bolognese (traditional), fish
Price range: 30-40€
Ph. 0039 051 3761600
Timetable: 12,30–14,30 and 19,30-22,30
Weekly closure: none
yearly closure: Chistmas evening
Rooms and places: 4 rooms, 330 seats
Services: air conditioning - private parking - near public parking - historical restaurant – wine list - reservation recommended/required - group welcome - private room - wi-fi - garden/dehor - playground for children - live music - dance - hospitality
Credit cards: Diners, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Maestro, Bancomat