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Need a countryside restaurant between Parma and Bologna

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Compleat Eater Jun 22, 2013 05:58 AM

Need a restaurant for dinner in the countryside to enjoy on our way from Parma to Bologna.

We have already booked the following for other days:
Da Amerigo
Giusti
Francescana

So looking for something special off the A1 (it can be far off if worth it as long as it is in the general direction of Bologna). Thanks for the advice !

  1. jen kalb Jun 22, 2013 02:23 PM

    In a small town rather than the country, but you might enjoy Arnaldo in Rubiera, just west of Modena.. We had a very enjoyable meal there

    http://www.clinicagastronomica.net/ri...

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      Parmasam Jun 27, 2013 08:50 AM

      Or try this place in Rubbiara (careful with those spellings...), just north of Modena

      http://www.acetaiapedroni.it/en/osteria/

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        DavidT Jun 27, 2013 10:22 AM

        Not exactly sure of its location relative to Parma & Bologna, but Hostaria da Ivan is not far away and is highly regarded.

        http://www.hostariadaivan.it/

        1. c
          Compleat Eater Jun 27, 2013 11:07 AM

          Thanks everyone, we'll take a look !

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            allende Jun 27, 2013 01:00 PM

            Unfortunately, Da Ivan is in the opposite direction when going from Parma to Bologna.

          2. c
            Compleat Eater Jun 27, 2013 01:06 PM

            I think we have settled on Locanda Mariella in Fragno. Hope its worth the detour.

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