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Bella Bia

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2 Ivy Terrace | Tralee, Tralee, Ireland
+353 66 714 4896
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

There are lots of Italian restaurants In tralee as in most of ireland and they vary a great deal in authenticity. Having lived many years in Italy I found the food here very Italian. The crab salad was a slight irish fusion and the vinaigrette was excellent. The saltimbocca with fresh sage was delicious albeit chicken. The set menu is... More 

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Maynooth, Ireland
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were 13 family members dining together for one Friday night in Tralee. Luckily we booked a week in advance, as this place is busy and we wanted a single table for all 13 of us. Really genuine and welcoming hosts. Good quality food, well enjoyed by all and there's no better finishing note than a bill that puts a... More 

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Thank Larboy06
ireland
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Bella Bia last Tuesday and the place was well staffed and half full, that's always a good sign... the restaurant was well lit and a music was gently paying in the background, we were greeted and seated within a seconds of entering and presented with the menu. The waiter had to came to the table twice as... More 

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Thank castleberg
Tralee, Ireland
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited Bella Bia on numerous occasions over the years and it always lives up to expectations. The food is always top class and the staff are excellent. Would recommend it highly . Book in advance as it gets very busy.

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Thank gerfitzgibbon
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Return trip to Bella Bia. Both times the food has been really good. Loved the bruschetta & obviously had pasta both times. Can't find fault with either meal that I had. Also the pricing is reasonable. Cozy setting.

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Thank Millsbday
Tralee, Ireland
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you haven't been here yet you are missing out. Fantastic food and wine without paying a fortune. Beautiful setting with candles on each table, relaxing background music and atmosphere. They also do a fantastic early bird menu for the great value of €13.95 (starter, main, tea/coffee)

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Thank Norakiss
Tralee, Ireland
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650 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 365 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Always busy this place Good is good Service and staff are great Seats are a bit close together alright Wine is nice too Recommended

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Thank samboDublin
Willaston, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016 via mobile

We were a party of 9 golfers all hungry after a hard day's "work". This delightful little restaurant was recommended to us by staff at the excellent Grand Hotel and it certainly lived up to their description of it. The restaurant staff were extremely attentive and couldn't do enough to make our visit thoroughly enjoyable. The food was excellent and... More 

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Thank JimMcK2013
Letterkenny, Ireland
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

We had a fantastic meal, food was excellent, very good value. The staff could not be friendlier full of chat and craic. I would highly recommend this restaurant to anyone as a matter of fact I already have to several. They rang the taxi back to the hotel for us and we had another wee glass of wine while we... More 

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Thank Linda M
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17 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Bella Bia has very basic Italian food nothing extaordinary. Unfortunately it is extremely small and even when sitting out in the back area it feels very cramped. However if it is a light lunch you are looking for it is perfect and moderately cheap.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Dining on a budget, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Ivy Terrace | Tralee, Tralee, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Kerry  >  Tralee
  • Phone Number: +353 66 714 4896
Description
Bella Bia is the place to be if you are looking for authentic Italian cuisine at reasonable prices.Our restaurant has grown to become one of Tralee's most loved Italian restaurant.The wine list is excellent and the service friendly and attentive.We have a heated,sheltered garden available,to have an after dinner drink.Booking is advisable to avoid disapoinment. All guests are greeted with Irish hospitality.We look forward to seeing you.

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