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Bella Vita

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120 N West St, Wichita, KS 67203-1242
+1 316-941-4500
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Marble Falls, Texas
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food. Excellent service. Whether you're having lunch or dinner, the utmost care is taken in the food prep and service. I've even hosted a party for 30 people there, and everything went smoothly and everyone enjoyed their meal. "West Wichita's hidden gem" is an overused cliche', but it truly fits. The caesar salad is one of the best I've... More 

Thank galetime
Kansas City, Missouri
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed February 18, 2017

Would highly recommend...food was great and service was excellent. Made for a great date location, make reservations on weekend to save a spot. Bread and olive oil dip made the meal. Nice wine selection.

Thank 185timr
Mirabel, Canada
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126 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed February 5, 2017

Superb atmosphere, excellent service, tasty bread, clean upscale place. My pasta was overcooked and soggy, however. This was very disappointing for such a dedicated Italian restaurant. That and the relatively expensive menu unfortunately made the place feel over-rated, so I would recommend trying elsewhere for better value, especially if you enjoy al-dente pasta.

1 Thank Guy L
Wichita, Kansas
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed January 17, 2017

It was an icy winter night, warmed by the cozy ambiance of Bella Vita. Each of our meals were expertly prepared. The gluten free choices are delectable, not just passable, which is a delightful departure from the normal gf experience. I can't wait to visit again!

Thank funontheroad69
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed November 29, 2016

Don't be fooled by the humble exterior and the strip mall location, once you are inside Bella Vita has lots of ambiance. My wife and I ate there again this week and had wonderful experience because of our server, Rachel. She was attentive, personable and witty, which made for a great dining experience. The complimentary bread with olive oil, balsamic... More 

Thank Kim H
Calgary, Canada
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104 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed November 18, 2016

I usually come here my last night in the area when here for business. This time I brought a colleague. We both enjoyed our Chicken Parmigiana. The real highlight this time was the dessert. I enjoyed a red velvet treat while my colleague devoured a tiramisu. I would highly recommend with er dessert. I also had to pick up another... More 

Thank Ray C
McKinney, Texas
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879 reviews
519 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

I stopped in here for dinner as I was simply passing by and the place looked interesting. I was met and seated promptly and my server took my drink order just as quickly. I ordered the chicken parmigiana as I guess I am on a quest to find the best in the USA. It was really good although I would... More 

Thank DDay1959
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

Wichita has no shortage of fine dining and good restaurants , but this jem is a fine dining must do for an intimate evening. The food is Italian at its finest.

Thank Michael M
Wichita, Kansas
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58 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

The weird thing is, almost every time you have poor service and lack of supply in a restaurant, it means it is all bad. Not the case here. Whoever is cooking at this little place is truly gifted. The food is incredible. But, from what we could tell on this last visit, everything else needs a significant amount of work.... More 

1 Thank JDJD911
Derby, Kansas
2 reviews
Reviewed July 22, 2016

Wife and I went for lunch today, we had the chicken pesto Alfredo. Lunch special. The Italian salad with the house dressing was delist. The pesto Alfredo was fabulous, the service was excellent, we will go back.

Thank mdyjayhawk22

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 N West St, Wichita, KS 67203-1242
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Wichita
  • Phone Number: +1 316-941-4500

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