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Bellariva

Alzaia Naviglio Grande, 36, 20144 Milan, Italy (Porta Ticinese)
+39 02 8940 6068
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Ranked #2,634 of 5,136 restaurants in Milan
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Porta Ticinese
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  • English first
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  • German first
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
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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72 reviews 72 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
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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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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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Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013 via mobile

Had the osso bucco, which was the most expensive plate on the menu, and it was horrible. I would literally give the plate a 0 out of 10. Wine was bad too. Only thing that was good was the water, and the service. Very friendly. Would not recommend, obviously.

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Olympia, Washington
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

Located on the Naviglio channel a little outside the city center by bus, we found the restaurant by taking a city tour on the "get on, get off bus" taken from the shopping district. We found the food very tasty, nice selection of menu items, wine by the glass was only 3 euros, had salad, main course and wine for... More

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θεσσαλονικη
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

22 Euro for a plate osobouko (something like osobouko) And 12 Euro For a small starter I think it's expensive for too low quality.

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

Stumbled upon this restaurant whilst wandering the Naviglio neighborhood (great place to visit for bars and restaurants). Small menu and a couple of items were not available because of supply of fresh ingredients. Had 3 courses all of which were nothing less than delicious and great value. Ingredients were fresh and tasty. Service was good - maybe a little slow... More

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Zurrieq, Malta
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

Very good food and friendly service in a lovely atmosphere! Considering that my little naughty neice was with us everything went smoothly also thanks to the help of the wonderful staff.

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012 via mobile

My first night in Italy and Milan for dinner was the need. 30 degrees, The Naviglio and 10 hungry diners made this place home for dinner. Something Italian, simple, cheap and fun and it was all that in spades. We wanted liters of wine, check table Cloths, traditional food and service and we got it all. It was the perfect... More

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Sala, Sweden
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122 reviews 122 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

A typical Naviglio restaurant with half deaf waiters, who are busy mending other things, and guests who hopes to enjoy Italian food but are disappointed. Food is prepared and delivered without love. question is what the owners focus are; on the guests or on other things? We were sitting outside and when we had some sudden thunder and lightning, with... More

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