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2930 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233-2913
+1 205-731-6499
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“antipasti” (10 reviews)
“gnocchi” (6 reviews)
“pizza” (40 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2930 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233-2913
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have recently eaten here 2 times in the last month; I had lunch there today. THE FOOD IS EXCELLENT; the service not so much. For lunch, you place your order at the bar and they deliver the food. The menu is moderately reasonable ($14.50...More

Thank Helen Q
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Nice little restaurant located at Pepper Place. Roasted okra appetizer was delicious. Snapper on pallenta cake was devine!

Thank Cotts-KK
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

I loved the modern art-deco feel of the restaurant. I ordered the margherita pizza and it was SO GOOD. A lot of restaurants claim to serve Italian pizza, but after visiting Italy this past May, I can tell you for certain that this pizza is...More

Thank CarolAnne782
Reviewed June 21, 2018

My husband and I went there for an evening date. This place was recommended by a friend who also gave us a gift card. The 3 plate antipasti was very good as well as my calamari served in red sauce which was delicious. But my...More

Thank rtpaterson04
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

I loved the restaurant and the staff was great! We had a large group and the staff was very accommodating. It was very loud in the restaurant but you could also sit out side which was very pretty at night. I am currently dieting so...More

Thank Nabug47
Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

Antipasto and pizza how can you go wrong. Great wood fire grilled pizza, speck, prosciutto cheese. 2nd time here and it’s been good both times.

Thank vetfun98
Reviewed February 11, 2018

We have had some good meals at Bettola and some lacking. There just seems to be a lack of consistency and a lack of inventiveness. We do often enjoy the cheese plate. But, the menu is pretty limited aside from pasta dishes. They do often...More

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Great atmosphere with unique cocktails. Wood fire pizza and fresh bread. We sat at the bar and the bartender was wonderful. We were asked several times if we enjoyed our meal. Finally, we shared a chocolate mousse dessert, it was light and just enough.

Thank GPorco
Reviewed November 30, 2017

Went with two others, started with antipasto platter. Very tasty, a bit skimpy for three people, I would recommend for two people. I had a hanger steak, crunchy exterior, medium rare exterior (as I had ordered it). Excellent. Ended with a pot de creme, also...More

Thank ALChemProf
Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

Had the Italian roasted veggie sandwich with fresh mozzarella on the fresh baked crusty bread. It was absolutely delicious!!

Thank Margie K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2930 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233-2913
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-731-6499
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