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ISY Bell's Cafe

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1043 N Main St, Mooresville, NC 28115-2357
704-663-6723
Today
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue 6:00 am - 9:00 am
Wed - Sat 6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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Visitor rating
  • 24
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Pleasant meal

A good local place to occasionally chow-down. Took friends there (their first time) and we were served Isy's usual ample portions. All of us took home a box of leftover food. My spaghetti and meatballs was very good. My husband said his lasagna was tasty, but too salty. The house salads that... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2014
KimFink
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Salisbury, North Carolina
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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44 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Concord, North Carolina
Top Contributor
161 reviews 161 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This restaurant sits in the middle of a parking lot looking more like a converted gas station than a place to eat. If some friends hadn't introduced us to this place, we would never have stopped there to eat. One of the better family-style restaurants in the area, and now open seven days a week, Isy Bells has a full... More 

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Huntersville, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

My friend and I decided to go to Isy Bell's for a nice lunch. The fact that it was 12:45 on a Friday afternoon and there were only four customers including us there should have sent a red flag up. The fact that they had a sanitation rating of 91 should have sent us running, but no. We looked at... More 

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Mooresville, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I love this place the people are always friendly and the portions are huge the food is great reminds me of going to grandma's when I was a child, this is great country cooking..

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Statesville, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

with there policy on guns and how they treat local law enforcement, ill will starve before I set foot in this business.

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Salisbury, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

A good local place to occasionally chow-down. Took friends there (their first time) and we were served Isy's usual ample portions. All of us took home a box of leftover food. My spaghetti and meatballs was very good. My husband said his lasagna was tasty, but too salty. The house salads that accompanied the meals were a nice size, not... More 

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Fast great service and friendly people. Love the food me and mom went there and hung out they have a family area and a bar area.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We weren't sure if we should visit or not on our way to the Lazy Five ranch on a Tuesday but we decided to try their breakfast. We were pleasantly suprised! Our waitress, you could tell, had been there for a long time and she was awesome! We always had coffee and water and she was funny as well. She... More 

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Mooresville, North Carolina
Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
255 helpful votes 255 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

Don't even think of eating there!! My wife ordered the fried chic for lunch and got an over cooked leg and thigh. When she asked for a breast the server told her the breasts weren't done yet and that her chic was from the old batch. My mahi tacos were horrible and watery.Im amazed they are still in business. Better... More 

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Mooresville, North Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014 via mobile

I have given this place a few chances and it gets worse every time. Every time I go to pay the cashier is on their cell phone and you feel like you are interrupting to pay your outrageous bill. They charge for everything!!! $.25 here $.25 there and before you know it you have a 13 dollar week day lunch.... More 

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Mooresville, North Carolina, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We frequent Isy's often. Used to be more often, but there are now so many places to choose from. Yummy food at good (low) prices. Very casual dining.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1043 N Main St, Mooresville, NC 28115-2357
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Mooresville
  • Phone Number: 704-663-6723

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 9:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 9:00 pm

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