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Bella Bru Cafe & Catering

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American, International, Eclectic
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4680 Natomas Blvd, Ste 100, Sacramento, CA 95835-2222
916-928-1770
Today
5:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 5:30 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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Visitor rating
  • 7
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Food

This restaurant is a regular on our Friday night rotation for our group of 3 couples. Happy Hour prices are nice for drinks and eats. We've tried many of their dishes and enjoyed them all from nachos, shrimp tacos, meatloaf, salmon, etc. and loved them all. Their carrot cake is quite good and their... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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Sacramento, CA
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  • Families with children
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Paso Robles, CA
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257 reviews 257 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

We've been to Bella Bru a number of times, but the last two times we were drawn for breakfast by their great Blueberry Buckwheat Pancakes! Perfectly prepared, the pancakes are packed with tasty blueberries - - the portion of three cakes is just right. Over the years we have tried a number of items from their breakfast menu, but we... More 

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Sacramento, CA
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61 reviews 61 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

This restaurant is a regular on our Friday night rotation for our group of 3 couples. Happy Hour prices are nice for drinks and eats. We've tried many of their dishes and enjoyed them all from nachos, shrimp tacos, meatloaf, salmon, etc. and loved them all. Their carrot cake is quite good and their chocolate decadence cake (2/3 chocolate mousse,... More 

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Antelope,Ca
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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Again we love Bella Bru. Had the best vegetable quiche and Bella Bru special mocha with almonds. The service is always awesome and the food was great.

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newberg
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I have only eaten here once, a few years ago, From what I remember, the food was fresh and nicely executed. However, this review is not about that. My wife and I live in Oregon, A few weeks ago, it was our twin nieces birthday. My wife called them and asked if they delivered. They did! We ordered some cupcakes... More 

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San Luis Obispo, California
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141 reviews 141 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My sister in law met us here for lunch and the four of us had a variety of good lunches, including a vegetarian. The choices were a nice selection of Calif. cuisine, including a pizza and salads and sandwiches order by our party. All were generous, tasty, fresh. The restaurant has a clean, fresh vibe, and the service was super.... More 

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Sacramento, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Today, my friend and I stopped there for breakfast, as the food at this specific Bella Bru on Natomas has been good in the past. Today's breakfast food was ok....buckwheat pancake, overeasy eggs, and chicken apple sausage. Which really gave me dissatisfaction today was the service provided by the waiters. Never have I ever experienced such poor service at this... More 

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Idyllwild, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

we stumbled upon Bella Bru and went inside, curious to see what kind of a place it is, as it is not obvious from the name or outer appearance. we were looking for a light lunch and found it! Looks to be a local favorite, quite busy on I think it was the first Saturday afternoon in January. Obviously upon... More 

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Seattle, WA
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

Bella has good coffee and some yummy snacks. Service is cafeteria style where you order and then pickup when they shout your name. Looks like lots of people like going here for their coffee. The biggest issue I had was the noise of lots of people talking. I would go here again when in Sacramento

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Paso Robles, CA
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257 reviews 257 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

We had been at Bella Bru for breakfast a number of times (good but not exceptional except for the coffee), but only recently tried them for dinner. On recent Wednesday nights they offer their entire wine list by the bottle for 50 percent off - - an excellent deal. We had their individual pizzas - - unusual combinations, well prepared.... More 

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Sacramento, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

Bella Bru has been doing consistently great bistro fare for years. But the Luna Lounge in the back of the restaurant has become a favored spot for Friday night happy hour with me and my co-workers. We make an extra drive to get there in time for specials that end at 6 p.m. The Mighty Mini Chicken salad is to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4680 Natomas Blvd, Ste 100, Sacramento, CA 95835-2222
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sacramento
  • Phone Number: 916-928-1770

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: American, International, Eclectic

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?