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Bella Italia

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Lorong Pulau Tikus, George Town, Penang Island 10350, Malaysia
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32 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

In Penang, there is 1 (one) recommendation place to eat pizza with romantic interior. That is Bella Italia!! I will go there again and again for eating only. Bravo Bella Italia.

Thank Jhonsen L
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

Probably the best Italian in town You have to try their tiramisu when you are there, you're gonna love it Great food with great price

Thank niikiiiicnn
Chennai (Madras), India
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166 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016

Even at lunch time this place felt like a great vibe. I would have loved to have gone back for the live music and Djs. The food was great, service, and wine.

Thank Breakingwaves2001
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2016

I love this restaurant. I go back there at least once, whenever I'm in Penang. For the quality of the food, the price is very reasonable. I really love the pasta dishes; the sauces are just delightful. The Tiramisu dessert is also delicious. And it's big enough to be shared between 2 people. 100% recommended.

Thank ZheWei F
Penang Island, Malaysia
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64 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016

Cozy italian restaurant in pulau tikus. One of the 1st italian shops to open and still going strong.

1 Thank BenGL_83
Penang, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
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149 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2016

I used to go to Bella Italia quite often until the restaurant manager(Indian, left the place) used to know me by name. Not sure whether it was my imagination or factual. But my wife and I noticed some slide in quality of food served. If you follow my recent reviews on TripAdvisor, you will note that there are some new... More 

Thank cclye
George Town, Malaysia
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

Visited the place last night. The service staff was friendly and the food was excellent. My compliments to the chef. My alio olio was al dante, not too oily nor was it wet & sticky like others I've tried. The risotto was excellent too. Perfectly cooked and not too creamy. The tiramisu was a tad too creamy for my taste... More 

Thank Mei Huei T
Penang Island, Malaysia
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 25, 2016

We went as a family of 4 adults and 2 kids. Ordered Di Mare Con Funghi and the Pizza Pollo, Spaghetti Vongole, Seafood Alio Olio and Petti Di Pollo (chicken breast stuffed with ham and cheese). The dishes were delicious but a little pricey. Service was wonderful. Staffs were pleasant.

Thank GLS76
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2016 via mobile

The food was delicious and italian-like, the athmosphere, cleanliness was ok. A little bit pricy but totally worth it. A small smooth island among the spicey asian restaurants.

Thank Nikolett S
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24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

This is a good Italian eatery. Good by Malaysian standards that is. I wouldn't take my Italian friends there. Price is reasonable and portions large. You won't go home hungry.

Thank Matt123Geog

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $20
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lorong Pulau Tikus, George Town, Penang Island 10350, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town

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