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Bella Italia Ristorante

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20 N Spanish St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-7311
573-332-7800
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • 38
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very good food.

This is a very good restaurant with a nice setting and good service from the staff. It may be a bit over-priced for what you get but I still enjoy going there. The acoustics in the place are poor. On my last visit there a very large group there created alot of noise and made it hard to talk to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
John H
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

If you plan on Italian Food in the Cape area this is the only place to consider. The food is always better than great and the special is always worth checking out. Service is impeccable as well as friendly. Take the time to make a trip down town and treat yourself and your friends to the best.

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

This is a very good restaurant with a nice setting and good service from the staff. It may be a bit over-priced for what you get but I still enjoy going there. The acoustics in the place are poor. On my last visit there a very large group there created alot of noise and made it hard to talk to... More 

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Thebes, Illinois
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76 reviews 76 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

The Bella Italia offers moderately priced Italian food. It is among the best one will find in the Cape Girardeau area. The service is very good. The atmosphere comfortable. The food is very good! And the price is reasonable.

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Chester
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101 reviews 101 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

My wife and I stopped in for lunch on a very cold day with a foot of snow on the ground. We were amused at the sidewalk area, which would be a great setting in warmer weather, now covered with deep snow with 10 degree temps. Inside was warm and inviting. Not what I would call an intimate or cozy... More 

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

this place is great they have great italian dishes they are alittle pricey but not to bad about $40 for 2 without wine or beer. they start you out with this round loaf of yeast bread with olive oil and parmesan to dip it in and it is so so good. i don't think you will be dissapointed in this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

I love the atmosphere and food at this restaurant!! Always the perfect place for both family and date night dinning!!!

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

A very nice local restaurant, not a chain. Have been there several times and always good food. Like the bread served with olive oil. Location in the downtown area is great.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Bella has exceptional food and a cozy downtown atmosphere. Sometimes the service can be hit or miss, but overall a great place to eat. Get the pasta and a house salad and you can't go wrong. The sandwiches aren't as good.

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Cedar Lake, Indiana
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92 reviews 92 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I, too, liked their bread and olive oil. Spaghetti was also very good. Good sauce. This is a nice place to visit while visiting the town along the Mississippi River.

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Metropolis, Illinois
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41 reviews 41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The Bella is the real deal. Everything I've ever had on the menu has been just excellent starting with the dinner salad and bread. Nice atmosphere, friendly courteous service. Reasonably priced. Great place for lunch surrounded by the antique district.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 20 N Spanish St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-7311
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Cape Girardeau
  • Phone Number: 573-332-7800

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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