Our Story

The photo's on the walls are not stock images, they are of la mia famiglia. My great-grandfather was a sea captain that conquered the Mediterranean, floated his way to Ellis Island and got rooted in Detroit. There my grandpa Ambrose Bologna, peddled fruit andd produce via horse and buggy... READ ON


From the sea to the alps, there are 20 different regions in Italy, each known for its own specilaities and cooking methods. At Bologna's we have been known to dabble in a little of each, offering our guests a true Taste of Italy. My "Nonna" grandma was from Castelluccio, Umbria and my "Nonno" grandpa was from Terrasini, Sicilia. Locally we are known for Casalinga, Lasagna, Bolognese sauce, Calamari, Meatballs and good wine selection. CLICK HERE TO VISIT OUR MENU PAGE.

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Our Promise

This family operation seeks to deliver superior quality food and service to make your experience memorable. Knowledge has been passed down from father to son generation after generation.


"Hands down best Italian I've had"

We all need this in life, celebration, the time, good food and love of all Patricia K. May 2021

This is the best place to go to in the area. The meatballs are amazing! My pasta was perfect! The wedding soup is just like how my great grandma use to make! Katie K. May 2020

This is by far my favorite restaurant in Rochester. The staff is extremely friendly and makes you feel like the family. Great selection of wine... Mark B. March 2021

"This cozy eatery will enthrall your senses as it transports you to the hill-step villages of northern italy." Nathan G. April 2021