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Bella Saratoga

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$$ - $$$
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14503 Big Basin Way, Saratoga, CA 95070-6011 (Saratoga Sunnyvale Rd.)
+1 408-741-5115
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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California
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243 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of my grand daughters, whose birthday this year fell on the day after Thanksgiving, wanted to celebrate her twelfth birthday at a "fancy restaurant". I chose Bella Saratoga. Our party consisted of my wife and myself, my grand daughter's aunt and her two children and my grand daughters uncle, his wife and two adult children. While the restaurant is... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

After reading the reviews maybe I expected too much. But they were not busy and the food was good for a mall type restaurant. The saltimbocca and scallopini were both too salty , the coffee cold and service slow☹️ Really wanted this too be great.

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Lincoln, California
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62 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had our traditional Christmas Eve dinner at Bella Saratoga for the first time. We were seated promptly in the dining room which is the old front room of a very old Victorian house. Our table location is reson the reason for the 4 stars. The tables were packed VERY close to each other. And, of course, there were a... More 

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Los Gatos
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 308 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had lunch as a group of four and we all loved the dining experience. We ate lunch upstairs and had the large dining area all to ourselves! The historic house has porch tables (with heaters) and downstairs options in addition to the upstairs. The menu is fairly extensive with lots of options. Three had pasta dishes and one had a... More 

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Palo Alto, California
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226 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

There were 7 of us and, judging from their plates afterwards, they thoroughly enjoyed their meal. Two of us had the Cobb Salad, one had the Sole, and the others had Pasta dishes. The restaurant is located in the middle of the village of Saratoga, so it is always a pleasant experience to walk around afterwards to window shop.

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Thank Sharon L
Saratoga, California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

Have fun al fresco with Bella Saratoga outside or in. Great for lunch with girlfriends, too. I've been more times than I can count...

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Thank Adventuring-Annie
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37 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

What better place for a summer dinner on the patio? Bella Saratoga - both the venue and the food has gone through several iterations. And it's still good. Saturday evening guitarist serenade. Pretty much everyone has the cioppino. Key Lime pie was the best ever. We all lived happily ever after.

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Cupertino, California
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

nice victorian house turned into Italian restaurant, Sunday brunch Enjoyable ambiance, food so-so, good price

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Carmel, California
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

We had a late breakfast on the porch of this 100 year old house that reminded me of times I've broken fast at a nonna's trattoria. The street is a thoroughfare that motorcycles love to use to ride the ridge line that rises above the town. So, there were the occasional roars. But, this noise was offset by the gentle... More 

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Saratoga, California
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

We love to come to this restaurant on special occasions. The food is very good and the atmosphere can be very private (almost like your own dining room) if you sit on the second floor or very California-like if you sit on the patio outside. Plenty of parking behind. Italian food at its best. This place has been around for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14503 Big Basin Way, Saratoga, CA 95070-6011
    (Saratoga Sunnyvale Rd.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Saratoga
  • Phone Number: +1 408-741-5115

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