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Jakobstrasse 22, 52064 Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
0241 / 269 78
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent Value for Money

Went in lrage family group incl a couple of ankle-snappers and had a very enjoyable meal. The proprietor was very jolly and most helpful in describing the dishes on the menu. The kids had a plate full of gnochi which kept them quiet. The adults all enjoyed an excellent meal. I had a superb liver... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 28, 2013
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Anglards De Salers
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Aachen, Germany
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Best meal in Aachen. Great atmosphere. Friendliest owners you'll find. Order from the 'Specials' menu. You won't be disappointed.

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Anglards De Salers
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250 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Went in lrage family group incl a couple of ankle-snappers and had a very enjoyable meal. The proprietor was very jolly and most helpful in describing the dishes on the menu. The kids had a plate full of gnochi which kept them quiet. The adults all enjoyed an excellent meal. I had a superb liver and onion dish - very... More 

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Stamford, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

We went to this restaurant because it was warmly recommended. The food may be good if you ever get it. We ordered 2 courses. It took over an hour to get the salad. We waited nearly another hour for our pasta, but as it was still not ready despite being told many times it was nearly ready, we paid and... More 

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Glasgow
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

This restaurant is one of the best I have ever had the privilege to dine in. The food is imaginative and delicious. The chef loves his craft and loves to tell you about the menu and his inventions. You really must go and eat at this restaurant. I may even travel great distances to return!

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Chester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

This is a real gem - as a female alone on business I was made to feel very welcome. More importantly the food was fresh, very delicious & definitely made up for the awful German meal I had the previous night. Best tiramisu outside Italy & definitely worth a return visit.

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Aachen, Germany
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Bella Italia never disappoints and we have been regular visitors since moving to Aachen some 16 months ago. The food is consistently good, the service from Mauro and Maria welcoming and the atmosphere relaxed and cosy. If you visit Aachen, visit Bella Italia - as we have spent months exploring other options - yet this is the only local place... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

This little restaurant has some good Italian food. I wouldn't over-hype it however, it's nothing extraordinary. Not that I would expect it, it's just an italian restaurant with normal prices, main dishes for €10-15 and desserts for €4-8. Two little things annoyed us a bit, the fact that one dessert only came when the other person could have already finished... More 

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Golconda, Nevada
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40 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

As I am Italian, I do not like to eat Italian outside Italy as the kitchen is never the real one. In "Bella Italia" food is the right one. Interesting recipes, high quality ingredients. I felt home.

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Sevilla
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108 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

Last September 30th we enjoyed a short visit for lunch. The dishes were excellent, freshly made and with exquisite taste. The quality of th pasta was outstanding as well as the flavour of the different cheese sauces. The serving was excellent. And the place was cosy and comfortable. We had a really quiet and enjoyable lunch right in the centre... More 

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Aachen, Germany
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2012

Just moved to Aachen for three years with my wife's work. Had our first Saturday night out at Bella Italia and we had a great time. Very cosy (tables are close together) but food is great (excellent seasonal specials) and the service charming and personable. We will be back.

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Address: Jakobstrasse 22, 52064 Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Phone Number: 0241 / 269 78
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Aachen

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  • Address: Jakobstrasse 22, 52064 Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Aachen
  • Phone Number: 0241 / 269 78

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