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Bella Trattoria

3854 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94118 (The Richmond)
(415) 221-0305
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Ranked #139 of 4,945 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $40
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: The Richmond
Cross street: 3rd Ave.
Transit: Muni 38 Geary bus
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Ann Arbor, Michigan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I had the pleasure of enjoying a fabulous experience at Bella Trattoria, San Fran. The food was fabulous: refined and elegant in preparation, presentation, quality and flavor. I strongly recommend the Aqua Pazza. Wine: Go with the owner’s wine recommendations: knowledgeable, pleasant and appropriate to the menu choices. Bon a petit! Comfortable, friendly, warm, cozy atmosphere. Could stay there all... More

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Cebu City, Philippines
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64 reviews 64 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We chosed this restaurant because it was nicely ranked in Trip Advisor and once again, it was a good advice. Quite far from the downtown area but close distance of the Presidio what is making sense if you are touring the city. You won't be impressed by its external looking and it is not easy to find this small place... More

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San Francisco, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I was searching for a restaurant close to the place friends were renting an AirB&B. Found this little gem. Our party included 3 adults and 4 teens and everyone was very happy. We especially liked the spinach gnocchi which was air light! They had nice, well priced italian wine by the liter. Parking on side streets is ample - not... More

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Peyton, Colorado
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This was a restaurant that I have been meaning to try on my monhtly trips here for a client. Finally I did. The service was great; the salad was large and spectacular; and the pasta with salmon was perfect. The dessert was grand. I will do this again.

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Haslett, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014 via mobile

Amazing experience at Bella Trattoria! An art form of perfection - combining fresh food with flavor and passion.

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San Francisco, CA
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57 reviews 57 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

This was the best Italian meal I've ever had in the city. In a neighborhood not necessarily known for it's Italian food, this came as a wonderful surprise. The service from beginning to end was outstanding. They were genuinely friendly, not forced. My Campari Appertivo was delicious and has now made me a fan of the pre-dinner coctail, the tricolore... More

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Bellevue, Washington
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Bella Trattoria is a classic San Francisco neighborhood Italian restaurant with outstanding food and service. The waiter's dry wit in responding to our comments added to our evening and he steered us to a delicious wine. Best gelato we ever ate.

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oakland, ca
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Excellent neighborhood restaurant, we came here somewhat at random. The bone marrrow was heavenly...Now that fois gras is banned, I think this is my new favorite fatty thing to spread on toast :)

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Los Gatos
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54 reviews 54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

We were into catch-up conversation, not especially food, so the recommend special-of-the day, salads, a split dessert, and a nice bottle of wine hit the spot. A quiet table, service was good, background music a little high. We'd go back although on a weekend might be pretty noisy when full. Parking easy on Tuesday evening. Convenient to Laurel Heights, California... More

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Orléans, Centre, France
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Omigod. So well-priced and the best gnocchi ever. Attentive service, a great Primitivo by the glass, and lots of extras like bread with sun dried tomato oil and a mini-pannacotta free gift at the end of the meal made this very memorable. Book ahead and enjoy!

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