Bologna shopping

Clothing in Bologna

New Dandy

For those looking for a true made-to-measure Italian suit, an exquisite experience awaits at this fiercely artisanal tailor, where Leonardo and Gianluca will take you (and your suit) on a journey of old-school craft…
Food in Bologna

Paolo Atti

This shop in Bologna's famed Quadrilatero neighbourhood specialises in beautifully packaged boxes of traditional Bolognese tortellini stuffed with prosciutto, mortadella (pork cold cut), fresh Parmesan and nutmeg. D…
Gifts & Souvenirs in Bologna

Cineteca di Bologna

Bang in the city centre, this art-house historical film preservation foundation shop sells original vintage Italian movie posters and newly-restored DVDs of classic films. Its cinema, located at Via Azzo Gardino 65,…
Music in Bologna

Semm Music Store

A temple for music purists, this old school record shop is of more modest days, when browsing rows of vinyl and CDs was a perfectly entertaining way to pass an afternoon (or a lifetime). Besides the new and used mus…
Food in Bologna

La Baita

Bologna's most famous cheese shop carries a wide selection of aged parmigiano reggiano, along with hams and other deli items. It doubles as a wine bar and restaurant where customers linger to people-watch at pavemen…
Food in Bologna


In business since 1905, this speciality food shop in Bologna's Quadrilatero district features well-stocked shelves full of wine, olive oil, truffles, marmalade and an impressive array of balsamic vinegars from Moden…
Design in Bologna

Crete – Pièce Unique

An interesting shop for unique, nearly 100% Italian-made (there's one Spaniard represented) jewellry, funky ceramics and interior design pieces, many of which are created in the design studio in the back.
Wine in Bologna

Enoteca Italia

Pick up a bottle of Lambrusco and so much more at Bologna's award-winning and most authentic wine shop, with over 4000 different Italian labels and a knowledgeable staff.
Books in Bologna

Librerie Coop

This three-level bookshop houses Eataly's gourmet market and restaurant along with thousands of books, including many in English, French and German.
Design in Bologna

Ono Arte

Championing a rebel aesthetic, this art gallery/design shop mash-up sells vinyl, art-driven souvenirs, hipster backpacks and often punk-rock or revolution-themed art.