Situated a few steps from the Due Torri (the Two Towers), restaurant La Brace is a well-known landmark in Bologna for all lovers of good food. The dishes brought to the table are made after the traditional Bolognese recipes mixed with the flavors of Mediterranean cuisine. The menu ranges from typical dishes with home made pasta such as tagliatelle with meat sauce, tortellini in broth, to the famous Rigatoni La Brace or risotto with porcini mushrooms. Depending on the season, the dishes can be enriched with seasonal vegetables and excellent porcini mushrooms. The wide choice of fish dishes will satisfy all your requests, with freshness, variety and imagination. HOW TO GET THERE The closest bus station is Due Torri, about 110 meters away from the restaurant, on the bus lines 14, 19, 25, 27, T1 and T2. To find the restaurant on foot, use the map below.
Pizza is one of the most loved Italian dishes, consisting of a yeasted flatbread typically topped with tomato sauce and mozzarella, and baked in a wood-burning oven. It can also contain mushrooms, vegetables, meats and condiments. Pizza is a common fast food item in Europe and North America, because it's done pretty fast, but in Italy is a true meal by itself.
The most popular italian pizzas are Pizza Margherita, made with basil, mozzarella cheese and tomatoes, Pizza Alla Napoletana, created using anchovies, mozzarella and tomatoes, Pizza Marinara, made with lots of garlic, anchovies and oregano, Pizza Capricciosa, topped with olives, artichoke hearts, half of a boiled egg, prosciutto and mushrooms, Quattro Stagioni, that is divided into four separate sectors with each one representing a season of the year, and Quattro Formagi, with four cheese combination.