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Bella Costa Ristorante

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147 Cochituate Rd, Framingham, MA 01701-7821
+1 508-626-1726
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Bella Costa, is a treat. Great food from the appetizers to dessert. So come early and relax, can be very busy on the weekends.

Thank zuleme
Framingham, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

WOW! I have lived in this area for quite some time and don't know how I never came to Bella Costa. My husband and I decided to try it out after hearing a few of our friends rave about it. Well, they were absolutely right to think so highly of it. Everything was spot on from the hostess to our... More 

1 Thank maryb12133
Boston, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although in a strip mall, this is a very good Italian restaurant with a cute interior. Food was great, and our server, Jessica, was excellent!

2 Thank AnonymousFAC
Boylston, Massachusetts
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384 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three of us visited this restaurant for lunch. I had a veal parmigiana sandwich and the other 2 people in my party had shrimp scampi. We ll enjoyed the food very much. The restaurant was quiet with good ambiance and excellent service. The menu is not extensive; it contains 3 sections; lunch options, small plate options and dinner options. Any... More 

Thank Les F
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283 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bella Costa has an extensive menu, large portions (even their small plates are big) and good prices. If that is what you like, it is your place. It has a nice bar and the service from the waitstaff was very good. The food quality is average. The menu says their pasta is home made, but it tasted like it came... More 

2 Thank Dhanan
Playa Bavaro
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch at Bella Costa and ordered off the lunch menu. The menu is small but you could also order something from the dinner menu as well. We ordered the burger sandwich and the chicken citrus salad. The sandwich is exactly that in a nice Ciabatta roll cooked perfectly - rare. The salad was refreshing with freshly cooked chicken... More 

Thank Suzanne Marie H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pan seared scallops on roasted golden beets with homemade citrus balsamic glaze was to die for. We haven't had a marsala dish this good since our trip to Italy. And the veal saltimbocca was just as wonderful. Friendly staff and apparently music on Wed through Sat nights...we will definitely return AND bring friends with us. A real winner!

Thank Anne C
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had not been back here in many years, and were pleasantly surprised. The decor has been updated in the years since we were there; there is a bar area w/tables and a piano bar, but we ate in the other larger dining room. We were seated promptly, and the place filled up quickly on a Friday evening. We split... More 

Thank eileen4422
Framingham, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Delicious food, good drinks & the BEST specialty coffee (Bella Costa Coffee) I've ever had! The staff is lovely and very accommodating. Don't miss out on Sunday brunch, you won't be disappointed.

1 Thank mcfallon0317
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47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Friends who've traveled to Framingham multiple times recommended this place as "nothing fancy, but the food is good, the portions are large and the staff is friendly" -- and they hit it right on. Three of the five of us ordered "small plates" instead of the regular sized ones and I really couldn't see much of a difference other than... More 

1 Thank SheilaH19

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $30
Italian, Gluten Free
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 Cochituate Rd, Framingham, MA 01701-7821
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Framingham
  • Phone Number: +1 508-626-1726
Bella costa Ristorante has been a family operated business since 1986, warm personal service creates a comfortable, home-like atmosphere. The owner/chef and his staff serve you great food prepared with only the finest ingredients, top quality meats and seafood that is delivered fresh daily. We offer to cater any event at the location of your choice or in the perfect setting, our function room. whether you have a wedding reception, business party, baby shower, you can create your own menu from our generous menu offerings and we will attend to your every need we will make sure to make your celebration the one to remember. As a result of our quality food great prices and unsurpassed hospitality, we have received great reviews from local newspapers and the boston globe. Bella Costa has been voted "Best of the Best" for Framingham Best Italian Restaurant and #1 Dinning Excellence for 6 years running.

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