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Elvira's Bella Pasta

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1105 Kim Kent Dr, Richmond, KY 40475-2901
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars

My wife and I ate here while staying in the area. The food was excellent. They also had the best wine. I would definitely recommend

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 6, 2015
Grove City, Ohio
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Richmond, Kentucky
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We visited Elvira ' s for the first time. The restaurant is located in a convenient location and is looks very nice inside. The menu was extensive and the prices seemed reasonable. The place was busy which proved that it was popular. The only issue was the slow service. They had on waitress and what seemed to be the owner... More 

Thank Matthew C
Grove City, Ohio
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66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

My wife and I ate here while staying in the area. The food was excellent. They also had the best wine. I would definitely recommend

Thank JWE311
Richmond, Kentucky
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Great Food. Service was ok. The waitress was on break so the owner had to take orders. He did not do a very good job at it. However, the food was great!

Thank Allen E
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I'm no chef or anything but I do know rice should be cooked thoroughly. Our waitress was new, she didn't know the menu and was very forgetful. The pasta was proper. The sauce tasty kind of sweet for me. I prefer a rich tomato sauce. My chicken stuffed with ham and spinach was good. I just wish I had know... More 

Thank Joshua R
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

My wife and I love locally owned, off-the-beaten-path restaurants so I really had high hopes for this place given the rave reviews posted here but was sorely disappointed. The marinara sauce is not good. There is no eggplant dish on the menu, and the chicken parmigiana was the most tasteless piece of chicken I think a restaurant has ever served... More 

Thank ericm66
Lexington, Kentucky
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Without a doubt, this was the worst Italian restaurant I have ever been in. Owner let the wine/beer license lapse so no wine was available. Red sauce tasted like something out of a can with sugar added. Meat balls were more like round burgers. Chicken saltmbocca was not sauteed, it was boiled.

Thank John Y
Richmond, Kentucky
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Small family owned Italian restaurant. Loved the ravioli and the bread is outstanding. Friendly owners and the food is prepared fresh.

Thank Elizabeth C
Richmond, Kentucky
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014 via mobile

I had Valentine's dinner at Elvira's tonight. The special was ravioli shrimp rosse wine sauce. The chef outdid himself! One of the best meals I've had anywhere and I'm a foodie. We are lucky to have homemade pasta in our small town. Also, a nice surprise was the live violin music. Who could ask for more?

Thank Kyna M
Winchester, Kentucky
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101 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013 via mobile

My husband ate at Elivira's last night and had a wonderful dinner. The food was amazing! Warm fresh homemade bread with a crisp salad. The house salad dressing was a mix of spices with oil which was really good. We had lasagne and it was the best I have had. I don't usually do dessert but had to try some... More 

Thank Phyllis J
Richmond, Kentucky
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

If you like pasta then go here. It's a small place that one may overlook but you will regret it if you do. Prices are good and the pasta is delicious. Service was good and friendly and I will definitely be back for more.

Thank Amanda W

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1105 Kim Kent Dr, Richmond, KY 40475-2901
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: 859-625-0319

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian


Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 am - 10:00 pm

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