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Paulo's Italian Trattoria

38 Bridge Street East, Belleville, Ontario, Canada
613 966 6542
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Ranked #37 of 167 Restaurants in Belleville
Price range: $10 - $15
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Kingston, Canada
12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015 via mobile

First Italian restaurant I have been to, lived in belleville 2003-2005. I miss it.Would ask for salmon heads to make soup, cook used to give me a small bucket if salmon fish heads.

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Belleville, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I have been to Paulos three times and have never had a great meal. The prices are outrageous for what you get. My partner ordered a shrimp pizza and when it came to the table it smelt awful. It was sent back to the kitchen. The waiter told us the can of shrimp had expired and wondered if we wanted... More 

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Belleville Ontario
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I first visited this restaurant about 5 years ago. My experience the other day was on par with the first one. Upon being seated we were served glasses of water. The wait to get a drink from the bar was way too long. To get another drink we had to flag down servers at least twice to get served. To... More 

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Port Hope, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Stopped in here for a nice lunch when shopping in Belleville with the family. Really good food, you can taste the authenticity and home cooking with every bite. Only problem was that only one waitress was working, and although she was apologetic and very nice, it made for a very slow service. Would go again, but only when I had... More 

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124 reviews 124 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We had been there a few years ago and had enjoyed the food. We went back recently and were not disappointed. We all enjoyed the dish we selected. Two were from the day's special on the blackboard and two from the menu. We had a slight incident with one pizza but it was replaced very rapidly without any problem. The... More 

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Belleville, Canada
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101 reviews 101 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Going to Paulo's is something like eating at home: you know what you're going to get and it doesn't change. Paulo's menu hasn't substantially changed in several years, and for some folks that kind of predictability is comforting. For me, I'd like to see more variety more often: even the specials are predictable. That said, the meals are good quality... More 

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Belleville, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

There are two very distinct forces at play at this restaurant. Both compliment each well. The quaintness in size and decor puts the soul at ease almost immediately upon arrival. This ease was extended from the waiter who greeted us with a very big and welcoming smile. He showed us to our table that reminded me of my grandma's oil... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Restaurant was recommended to us by a friend from Bellville.. It turned out to be a terrible experience.. After water was poured a 15minute wait for service. My wife and I ordered lamb chops one medium and one medium rare. When the meal came both plates were medium rare and cold to the touch. We complained and the plates were... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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40 reviews 40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Each of us had their pizzas with soup/salad, as their lunch special, and thoroughly enjoyed it. The soup was clearly homemade and the pizza crust was tasty. A nice little Italian restaurant in Belleville. Only downside was the under-chilled bottle of white wine we ordered and the pizza did take a while to get to the table. We weren't in... More 

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Kingston, Canada
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Ate with a group of 15 for a business related dinner. Everyone was served and most had finished their meal before the waiter advised me that the pizza dough was not "working" properly in the hot weather (there was a lack of air conditioning) and could they get me something else. I declined as most of the group was wrapping... More 

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Additional Information about Paulo's Italian Trattoria

Address: 38 Bridge Street East, Belleville, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: 613 966 6542
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Belleville
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Italian

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