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Sodra Kyrkogatan 20, Visby, Gotland 621 56, Sweden
+46 498218787
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Dining options: Dinner, Buffet, Reservations

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best pizza in town - recommend this place!

This is a very nice and friendly italian restaurant! Been coming for many years and the food and service are always good. Nice in summertime to sit outside.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 4, 2015
Cartho
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Visby, Sweden
via mobile
Good for:
  • Romantic
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English first
Visby, Sweden
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

This is a very nice and friendly italian restaurant! Been coming for many years and the food and service are always good. Nice in summertime to sit outside.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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52 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Situated in vaults in the previous "Russian" quuarter at the Big Square in Visby this building from the 1200's has a ghost named Amanda. She used to light the fire in the open fire-place at night before it was taken away. Now she appears only occasionally and she is always very friendly. If she would try the Italian food she... More 

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Northumberland, England
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76 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Early evening on a Saturday in March and we had the last unbooked table. The restaurant is in a vaulted basement - very pleasant ambience. We were seated by the bar (looks well stocked but we only had water as wine prices looked high) Waitresses constantly busy and lots of people collecting take away meals. We were given menus with... More 

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Visby, Sweden
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Me and my wife went to the Isola Bella restaurant in Visby, Sweden for New Year's dinner just the two of us. We ordered the set menu with 2 starters, main, and dessert – all Italian food. We also ordered the wine menue with wines specially picked to fit the different courses. The food was immaculate, with great wines accompanying... More 

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Umea, Sweden
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013 via mobile

The "hand peeled shrimps" were a combination of pre-packaged shrimps and crayfish tails soaked in dill and salt. Poorly rinced and tasted terrible. Canned mushrooms. The kind of food I would make at home in case of emergency. All for price that would get you something decent around the corner. Service was unemotional but efficient. Premises impressive medieval cellar, but... More 

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Rome, Italy
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110 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

We dinner here the evening of the 22nd and had a few orders of saltimbocca and for myself, a schnitzel and risotto plate. The ambiance was lovely with the candelabras and long stemmed roses, but it took ages for the food to come out! Beyond half an hour! Which was quite strange, considering there is not much preparation for either... More 

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Warsaw
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

I spent 2 weeks in Visby and ate out every day. Visby is not a good place for foodies. Food here is overpriced, boring or simply unforgivably bad. Isola Bella was just average. I was there only once for lunch. Buffet lunch was at the first sight reach but at the second stuffed with haevy pasta salads, cheap olives etc.... More 

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Long Island, New York
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

It's true - if it looks busy it must be good. We went during a slower time on the island when all the other restaurants were virtually empty. Yet Isola Bella was packed. And for good reason. Italian food but with clear Swedish influences. Desserts were excellent.

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Visby, Gotlands Län, Sweden
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2012

We ate in their outdoor seating for the first time; I have always eaten indoors before. It was a lovely evening and a nice experience. The service isn't great - trying to get attention from waitstaff once you have ordered is hard. The pizza is amazingly delicious. I have eaten pasta there as well, which was also good, but I... More 

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Gotland, Sweden
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85 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2012

There is only one Italian restaurant in Visby. The others are pizzerias that also offer pastas but is not really an Italian restaurant. So if you want to have Italian food, you have only one choice. Isola Bella in the old town of Visby. Very cozy, romantic in the old town. The building must be old with its typically Gotland's... More 

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Address: Sodra Kyrkogatan 20, Visby, Gotland 621 56, Sweden
Phone Number: +46 498218787
Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Gotland  >  Visby
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Sodra Kyrkogatan 20, Visby, Gotland 621 56, Sweden
  • Location: Europe  >  Sweden  >  Gotland  >  Visby
  • Phone Number: +46 498218787

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic

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