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Caffe del Collegio

Via San Carlo 34, 41121, Modena, Italy
+39 059 224880
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good40%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
14 Sep 2018
“Simple pasta dishes done well.”
23 Mar 2018
“Superb Happy Hour”
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07:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Bar, Cafe, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Via San Carlo 34, 41121, Modena, Italy
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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely restaurant inside and out with excellent service. English is spoken which we thank them for. The pasta dishes were simple and delicious. The wine by the glass was pretty good to.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 1954Elizabeth
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

This place really buzzes at happy hour, not surprisingly, as the drinks are 8 Euros and the help yourself buffet of filled focaccia, pasta, pizza, cous cous is fresh, tasty and constantly replenished.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank AlanLondon_UK
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We were visiting the UNESCO Piazza Grande before lunch and walking the nearby streets found this busy spot. Being chilly and non smokers, we went inside to find 3 waitresses serving the nearly full sidewalk and cafe, 3 people behind the bar, and what we...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Popped in on a very bleak Sunday during a brief storm. We ordered drinks and surprised at the plate of meat and gnocchi type chips to eat. They have an amazing selection or wines and fizz so I let them chose a local white wine...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank jfs0192
Reviewed 14 February 2017

we arrived in Modena and needed a quick bite to eat, 16 euro, bought us two glasses of wine and two unlimited buffets, brilliant, lovely atmosphere , helpful and friendly staff

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank robv12
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

I met up with some friends over from New Zealand and had aperitivo there around lunch time. Service was good and gnocchi fritti were spot on! A plus...the super cute guy working behind the bar

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Laura P
Reviewed 24 July 2016

On a day trip to Modena we wanted a relatively quick and simple lunch, and this hit the spot. Most customers appeared to be locals, and, like most of them, we went for the self-service buffet, which had an appealing variety of different dishes to...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank ajwyld
Reviewed 4 July 2016

The atmosphere was relaxing and enjoyable after a long day of visiting the region. They offer a wide spread of little finger foods/snacks. The outside seating fills up quickly during aperitivo hour. The staff were quick with orders and express a high level of dedication...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Reviewed 14 June 2016

This is a spacious contemporary caffè in a very central location near the Duomo. It is situated on a corner with seating outside and inside (seats and stools), with plenty of standing room. They offer free snacks with drinks, including on this occasion some tasty...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank jonessb1
Reviewed 8 June 2016

I've had Spritz here with a good aperitivo selection and just had the lunch buffet. There was a wide selection of dishes to choose from ~ heavy on vegetable dishes which was perfect and refreshing from typical Modenese cuisine. It was also nice to have...More

Date of visit: June 2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via San Carlo 34, 41121, Modena, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Modena  >  Modena
  • Phone Number: +39 059 224880
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