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Bella Maria Cafe

489 5th Ave S, Naples, FL 34102-6525 (Old Naples)
239-403-7222
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Ranked #376 of 800 Restaurants in Naples
Cuisines: South American
Neighborhood: Old Naples
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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  • English first
  • Spanish first
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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW

A great Spanish cafe for lunch or dinner. Just finished a seafood salad, outstanding! Great place on 5th Ave S.

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Naples, Florida
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Looking for mix Spanish South American tapes nice touch. Food is always good, service at times seems slow but they get the job done with a smile. On 5th Avenue strip in Naples in the heart of the restaurant A slice of two cultures, tapes are worthy of any others serving the same type foods in the area. It has... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Bella Maria was one of my first loves after relocating to Naples. I have never had a bad meal here. I particularly adore the quiche, home made in the kitchen! And I always quench my thirst on the fantastic sangria. :) Enjoy!

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Naples, Florida
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205 reviews 205 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
194 helpful votes 194 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

While walking down 5th Avenue looking for lunch, I noticed the menu board on the street and decided to give this place a try. Since I love Pot Roast and never had a Pot Roast Sandwich, I decided to give it a try. It was excellent and is served on a Ciabatta with tomato and avocado. I spiced it up... More 

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35 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Bella Maria has a killer pot roast sandwich that is not to be missed. I am not sure a pot roast sandwich has anything to do with Spain but it’s very good. The proprietor, Carlos, is rude and condescending to customers. The atmosphere of the restaurant is pathetic. One of the tables in the dining room serves as the restaurant's... More 

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Naples, Florida
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37 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

First of all, not sure if Carlos is the same person that one other review reviled. Hubby and I decided to lunch at a restaurant almost across the street on 5th, but the sandwich board out side this little restaurant stopped us in our tracks with a lunch special that included a Cuban Sandwich . After seeing the movie "Chef"... More 

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Windermere, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My husband and I were curious about a restaurant boasting about great lunch specials and tapas, so we stopped in. We ordered a pitcher of Sangria and the Choclo dish, and Crab Meat Quiche. I was sadly disappointed with mine.. the crab meat quiche was a truly boring dish. I was more interested in my husband's dish, because that was... More 

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Naples, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

My wife and I tried this little restaurant out a few weeks ago, and found it to be a great experience. The service was great and the food was very good. We shared four small plates and were pleased with each course. The flavors were tremendous. This is a charming spot right on 5th Avenue South, in downtown Naples. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014 via mobile

Perfect place to be with the family. The food was great if you go there try the paella umm delicious and also the desserts love it :)))

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

AVOID AT ALL COST. Host dropped menus on table and left. Did not greet.Finally comes out and asks what we'd like "Two lemonades and we already know what we'd like to eat." he rudely smirked and said "First I bring you the drinks and then we continue." I replied "It's just that I only have an hour or so, we... More 

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Address: 489 5th Ave S, Naples, FL 34102-6525
Phone Number: 239-403-7222
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Naples>  > Old Naples
Cuisine: South American

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