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Bellinis Italian Eatery

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Italian, Seafood, Bar, Pizza & Pasta
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19 Clifton Country Rd, Ste 1, Clifton Park, NY 12065-3820
+1 518-348-2090
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Description: An authentic Italian eatery that boasts a serious wine collection. From...
An authentic Italian eatery that boasts a serious wine collection. From upscale professionals and couples, to families and friends, Bellini's offers an uncompromising dining experience. Joseph Marrello grew up in Italian kitchens where cooking and entertaining was a part of life and he first started working in his family restaurants at an early age. In 2002, he opened Bellini's Italian Eatery which uses his family's recipes of authentic Italian and entertaining friends and family. With Bellini's Italian Eatery, Joe Marrello has created a dining experience that translates into a lifestyle inspired by his Southern Italian heritage, New York style of life and a passion for entertaining. Taking the lessons his father taught him about the restaurant industry Joseph Marrello continues to build upon the Marrello Family's 50 year legacy of restaurant experience.
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TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 53
    Excellent
  • 45
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
It's Good but Wheatfield ' s is still better

I have eaten at Billings in both Clifton Park and the Latham location. I like Latham better. I also like Wheatfield's better than both of them. The service is really good but I'm just not crazy about the Bellinis red sauce. The meatballs are too big and greasy. I like a higher quality meat mix. The... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
Foster001
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Ballston Lake, New York
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
  • Private Dining
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134 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Ballston Lake, New York
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

I have eaten at Billings in both Clifton Park and the Latham location. I like Latham better. I also like Wheatfield's better than both of them. The service is really good but I'm just not crazy about the Bellinis red sauce. The meatballs are too big and greasy. I like a higher quality meat mix. The calamari isn't that great.... More 

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Upstate New York
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Its so dark in there you can hardly see your food. So many times he service is really really slow and the menu doesn't have a big selection. Maybe its me because many of my friends like it. I would take Olive Garden over it any day.

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Clifton Park, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Simply put, when my wife and I want Italian, this is where we go. Anything on the menu is great and drinks selection is good, too

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Clifton Park, NY
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We always go to our favorite restaurants on our anniversary and birthdays. My wife looks for gluten free dinners since she has Celiac disease. The staff will always finds a dinner for her. It's a friendly place to be.

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Clifton Park, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

My wife and I eat here every month or so. Relaxing ambiance. Ciopinno is good but ask for extra clams instead of the mussels as I have found the mussels to be consistently of sub-par quality (small with very little meat). Othet than that I think you'll have a pleasant experience at this restaurant.

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Delmar, New York
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104 reviews 104 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

I have been several times to the Bellinis in Slingerlands, so was looking forward to a lunch at Bellinis in Clifton Park. My friend and I were disappointed with our meal and service. After being shown to a table in the very dark restaurant, we waited for quite awhile for menus even though the restaurant was not crowded. We ordered... More 

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New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Bellini's is a family (Morello) owned restaurant located in Clifton Park. Bellini's entered the dining scene several years ago and under solid management are rapidly expanding in the greater Albany area. On a wintry Friday night, my wife and I had a 6:45 pm reservation and were quickly seated by a very pleasant hostess. Shortly after being seated, we ordered... More 

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Port Byron, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

My husband and I were staying in Clifton Park for a weekend, and decided on Bellinis for dinner on our first night in town. We went with another couple who we were traveling with. I started off with the limoncello martini. It wasn't for me, I didn't mind it, just couldn't finish it. Then my husband and I had an... More 

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Clifton Park, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I have been to this restaurant several times & have loved my meal each time. Can be both casual & a little upscale if you wish.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Stay away if you like traditional Italian, but for Clifton Park, not known for high end restaurants, this is a decent place to eat.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 19 Clifton Country Rd, Ste 1, Clifton Park, NY 12065-3820
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Clifton Park
  • Phone Number: +1 518-348-2090

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 35
  • Cuisine: Italian, Seafood, Bar, Pizza & Pasta

Description

An authentic Italian eatery that boasts a serious wine collection. From upscale professionals and couples, to families and friends, Bellini's offers an uncompromising dining experience. Joseph Marrello grew up in Italian kitchens where cooking and entertaining was a part of life and he first started working in his family restaurants at an early age. In 2002, he opened Bellini's Italian Eatery which uses his family's recipes of authentic Italian and entertaining friends and family. With Bellini's Italian Eatery, Joe Marrello has created a dining experience that translates into a lifestyle inspired by his Southern Italian heritage, New York style of life and a passion for entertaining. Taking the lessons his father taught him about the restaurant industry Joseph Marrello continues to build upon the Marrello Family's 50 year legacy of restaurant experience.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm

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