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Bella Italia Ristorante

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20 N Spanish St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-7311
573-332-7800
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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38 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My hubby and I went to Bella Italia last night for date night. We were seated quickly, and given menus. Our server was a delight. She was very friendly. I ordered the lasagna and my hubby ordered the cannelloni. My hubby was able to finish his, but I brought some of mine home. The food was very good, and would... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for a quick bite close to SEMO. stopped in here and was totally disappointed. Food was mediocre. Sent the first dish back because all you could taste was garlic. Bread was heavy and dense. Didn't work with dipping sauce. Honestly, I didn't like anything about this place.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I eat here every time that I am visiting Cape Girardeau. Great menu selection. Large selection of wines and they carry authentic Italian beer. I usually sit inside, but during the fall or spring, there is a very nice outside patio to enjoy. And always a very courteous and efficient wait staff.

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1 Thank bodisartha
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good Italian food. Price is comparable to other fine Italian restaurants. Prefer Bella over Olive Garden any day. Healthy serving sizes and a good wine list to choose from.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend stopped downtown on our way from St Louis to Memphis and had a great meal. We were very tired from traveling and a flat tire set us back. We searched for an independently owned restaurant to have dinner and found Bella Italia Ristorante. Despite the fact we came in 30 minutes before close we were still... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I have been to this restaurant many times. We can highly recommend the menu items. We have never been disappointed in any item we tried. The place is spotless and the workers are very well trained. Our waitress on the last visit received a large tip due to her excellent customer service. The homemade pizza are great...

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1 Thank John G
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

This really is my favorite place for Italian food outside of locations on "The Hill" in St. Louis. Pizza there is great...as is just about everything else.

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1 Thank daveobieone
Cairo, IL
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

This place is great little Italian place . The staff is attentive and quick. The food is tasty and comes out quick. They also have outdoor seating for the nice days.

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1 Thank mikenkimCairo_IL
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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33 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

So my husband is Italian so he has high standards, but even I was disappointed in the soggy spaghetti and meatballs. There was just way too much sauce for the amount of pasta that he ended up with just a bowl of sauce a the end of his meal. Good salad. I enjoy the cannelloni, but it is really over... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Best Italian in town. Wonderful and relaxing atmosphere. Great place to take a date. Reasonably priced.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 N Spanish St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-7311
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Cape Girardeau
  • Phone Number: 573-332-7800

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