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Bella Siena Restaurant and Bar

127 1st St, Benicia, CA 94510-3203
+1 707-805-0575
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
127 1st St, Benicia, CA 94510-3203
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Reviewed today

The location is wonderful. Right on the water with breathtaking views. The ambience is a bit stark, but pleasant. The food was good, but there were some misses. The cabbage salad was wonderful, the mushroom soup, however, was not. It was bland and too thick...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank legsbell
Reviewed yesterday

Good food, wonderful views, and very attentive and well trained staff. Authentic Italian cuisine with many pasta dishes. The Specials were fresh fish cooked to perfection. Salads were plentiful and quite tasty. Deserts includes authentic Italian torta. We enjoyed the views of the Straits and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Americanaarts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While we enjoyed the general vibe of the restaurant / bar along with the holiday decor, the food at Bella Siena was a solid miss. Is felt like the chef has a love affair with onion and garlic, starting with the generally terrible side accompanying...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JeepRoadtripper
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bella Siena is a good choice if you are looking for a water/bridge view with delicious food, but.... it was so noisy the five of us had our conversation interrupted many times because we just couldn't hear. We even had difficulty hearing our waiter. Not...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Mauibird
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

This space in the Benicia Tannery Building has been totally remodeled. Floor to ceiling windows and a glass enclosed patio provide great views of the Carquinez Strait. The dining room is attractive, although it can get loud when crowded. Large and nice bar atea. Good...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank DrBob77
Reviewed December 10, 2018

Newly opened restaurant in Benicia, we decided to give it a try. Great location with great views of the bay. I love Italian food and was hoping for the best. My wife ordered the Blackened Sword Fish, and it was cooked perfectly...tender and tasty as...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank John F
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Amazing service and food is delicious in addition of beautiful view and environment indoor and outdoor.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Maria N
Reviewed November 1, 2018

Newly established Bella Siena is in the old red brick cannery building on the waterfront at the end of the main drag that opens up into the bay/Delta. Very contemporary, new, Italian restaurant and VERY GOOD with EXCELLENT service and a nice atmosphere with a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MsInformedALWAYS
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Came here for dinner with my hubby and my sister-in-law while she was here on business travel to Benicia. Lovely ambiance, nice service, delicious food, and nice views.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LisaandRod93013
Reviewed October 14, 2018

I have dined at Bella Siena 4 times since they opened up. I have been impressed with the service and food each time. My favorites so far are the Napa cabbage salad, Ceasar salad, mushroom raviolis, Parpardalle and Salmon dinner. Two people I know have...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LorrieP321
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $32
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 1st St, Benicia, CA 94510-3203
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Benicia
  • Phone Number: +1 707-805-0575
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Inspired by Benicia's Tannery building and the remarkable brick walls, the owners pay tribute to the beautiful brick city of Siena, Italy. Enjoy panoramic views of the Carquinez Strait while at the bar/lounge, dining room or from the charming courtyard patio complete with fire pit seating. We welcome you to join us at Bella Siena for upscale food, warm ambiance and world class service.
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