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Bella Pais

7 Centurian House, | St. John Street, Colchester, Colchester CO2 7AH, England
1206 571 830
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Ranked #14 of 347 Restaurants in Colchester
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Greek
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

I have dined in this restaurant since I was a child with family and friends. Excellent service and food all the time, always lively and busy especially at weekends and holidays. Some may not like that its not as spacious as the modern restaurants but a cosy, vintage atmosphere will suffice

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

This restaurant has been in Colchester for many years - but we've only recently discovered it. We've been three times since to try and work through the Greek and steak-based menu. The portions are huge, but don't be put off by it. They don't seem to mind you ordering one main to share or some friends of ours had starters... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Great place for a steak, the food was excellent, not cheap but superb quality and value for money. The table we had was a bit cramped for the four of us would be the only little moan. Will be going again the best steaks in Colchester.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

Another wonderful meal. Tried all the steaks and lamb kleftico, all delicious (not all at once) compliments to the chef. Fantastic customer service and value for money. We've even converted my husband's parents who are creatures of habit, they haven't stopped going on about how lovely it is! And the waitress who convinced my father in law to change from... More

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Colne Engaine, United Kingdom
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23 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Well, it didn't start well. We were a large group, two members arrived 10 mins early and were sent to wait outside - even though the restaurant was open (8:30) and there were empty tables. Our main waitress was a female Basil Fawlty, devoid of humour and niceties! The portions were generous, steaks bigger then some people's heads, and they... More

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Witham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This is a traditional Greek eatery. The setting is lovely and the food and service was excellent. It's a little small inside, the tables are fairly close together, but comfortable. We really enjoyed our evening and were made to feel very welcome, so will definitely be returning.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

No highchair available and the owner doesn't like babies because someone has historically complained... About someone else's baby... The table was booked for very early evening. 6pm . Yet we were still quizzed as to how well our behaved our child was when booking the table. Food may be great but if you have a young child and want them... More

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Superb service, fabulous steaks and great Greek food. Not cheap but good value for money. Can't be beaten.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

the portions are more than generous, and the choice of delicious meals means you know you are in for a reliable treat. I have eaten her 4 times in the past 12 months and have always been very impressed. On the slowest Monday evening they are full - whilst the array of other restaurants that line this road remain very... More

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

what can i say that dosnt sound like the management are paying me ! worth every penny of the extra pound or so more than some other town centre establishments, suberb food excellent service but i would strongly advise early booking to avoid dissapointment !

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