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Bellariva

#2,435 of 6,105 Restaurants in Milan
#2,721 of 6,603 Places to Eat in Milan
Porta Ticinese
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Alzaia Naviglio Grande, 36, 20144 Milan, Italy
+39 02 8940 6068
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food for a good price

We passed this restaurant en decided to sit here for diner. The price of the food was okay. It is a touristic place but just good food for a good price.

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
Michel S
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Zwolle, The Netherlands
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  • Local cuisine
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Zwolle, The Netherlands
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88 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We passed this restaurant en decided to sit here for diner. The price of the food was okay. It is a touristic place but just good food for a good price.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Great restaurant with great food! We had the typical zafferano risotto and spaghetti al pomodoro. Two very easy main courses but extremly tasty and cooked with amazing fresh ingredients. We had a small table outside in a beautiful sunny day - perfect place if you want to eat Italian food!

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Cyprus
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Pros: Friendly and fast service. The food was ok quality wise. Don't seat inside, enjoy the canal view outside if possible Cons: Overpriced food. €12 for a small portion of tagliatelle Cover charge €2 Dirty toilets

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

If you just accept that you're in a tourist area and what that means, this is a very nice option. The setting is lovely and we found it to be a bit classier than the myriad other choices around the canal. Sure, you might find some more genuine Italian restaurants and cheaper prices away from the canal, but the service... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I was in a party of 10 work colleagues in search of a canal-side restaurant when we stumbled across Bellariva. It was a good discovery and not yet too busy. A careful rearrangement of the outside tables provided us with a great setting to watch the sunset, enjoy some very good Italian dishes from a good menu and the wine... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We ate at lunchtime and had the menu of the day for 15 euros. This included water, bread and cover. The starter was amazing, beautiful but simple well cooked tasty spaghetti with tomatoes and basil. The secondi was chicken Milanese (chicken in breadcrumbs), this was clearly fresh and well made but it was served on its own and was very... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Overpriced dishes. Lack of taste. Ok+ waiter. Good house wine. The best way to describe Bellariva; Boring. For an italien experience, go elsewhere.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We just had our last meal in Milan and chose BellaRiva for its feel. The owner? Manager? Suggested a beautiful Rose that went perfectly with the Veal. My husbands Ravioli Eggplant was delicate and service was terrific. Great position, terrific wine list. Well worth it.

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Grandvaux, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Along the Naviglio Grande, on an pleasant autumn evening, this Café seemed quite welcoming and unassuming, among a dozen of others lining up the canal. We shouldn’t have entered...Evertyhing was mediocre, i.e. neither bad, nor good. Servers looked awfully bored and I do not even remember the details of the meals.... But, to be honest, they had one of the... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

we chose this restaurant in order to try the famous osso bucco with risotto.. and it was very good, really a special dish... but is worth to mention that wine also was excellent! nice, small restaurant with friendly staff and great music

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Address: Alzaia Naviglio Grande, 36, 20144 Milan, Italy
Phone Number: +39 02 8940 6068
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Porta Ticinese

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  • Address: Alzaia Naviglio Grande, 36, 20144 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Porta Ticinese
  • Neighborhood: Porta Ticinese
  • Phone Number: +39 02 8940 6068

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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