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Bella Vita

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74970 Country Club Dr, Country Club and Cook, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-1976
+1 760-776-7500
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (36 reviews)
“tiramisu” (9 reviews)
“osso bucco” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
74970 Country Club Dr, Country Club and Cook, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-1976
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1 - 10 of 204 reviews

Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

Been coming here regularly when we’re in the desert and always had a good meal. Today it didn’t disappoint. Had the peppers and sausage starter. Both first class. Wife had calamari shared with friend and then a chicken dish (picata?) and friend had chicken Parmesan....More

Thank davidjackie1957
Reviewed April 29, 2018

A visit to Bella Vita will not disappoint. The food is great, pasta is homemade, and the service is very friendly. It is a small restaurant so be sure to make a reservation. There is a small outdoor area in the front for when it...More

Thank tpayres
Reviewed March 23, 2018

Reservation made, table not ready, overbooked. Waited outside with many others. One medium size room with High noise level, tables did have linen tablecloths. Although the wine we brought was opened quickly, we still had to ask for water and bread after 40 minutes. Had...More

Thank Jan B
Reviewed March 21, 2018

This is a small restaurant so it is necessary to make reservations to insure a table. It does have outside dinning. The pasta is very good and have good wines. If you like Italian this is a place to visit, Prices are in the median...More

Thank absherman1
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have been to this restaurant for 5 years in a row while we attend the Indian Wells tennis tournament. Our previous experience would give them a score of 4-5, but not this time. The food was bland and the service was...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

What is there not to like about an Italian restaurant with friendly waiters, delicious food, generous portions, great ambiance and Italian music!! We ordered the fried zucchini as an appetizer and it was so delicious and the serving was very generous! This was followed by...More

Thank Wendi N
Reviewed January 30, 2018

Kids loved the Caesar salad, calamari was excellent, angel hair pasta fabulous. Great service and nice atmosphere.

Thank Tkona62
Reviewed January 22, 2018

There were 4 of us for dinner. It was a Sunday night & the restaurant was pretty busy, but we did get right in. We had 4 different choices, 2 though the food was good, but not great. 2 thought the food was pretty substandard...More

1  Thank B2843IYbillk
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

We won’t be back to this restaurant. Ruben, our server was rude and unprofessional. He seemed like a bully who likes to up-sell you and then is annoyed if you aren’t interested. He ruined our evening. The food was bland and unappealing. The pasta was...More

Thank OCBailey
Reviewed January 17, 2018

Meal ok but they put three extra glasses of wine on our bill for group of four. Corrected after we pointed it out. Checked credit card account later and found we had been charged for our meal (separate cheques) as well as the combined costs...More

Thank tonymE4203GL
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74970 Country Club Dr, Country Club and Cook, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-1976
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-776-7500
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