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Bella Christina's Trattoria

511 Route 72 E, Manahawkin, NJ 08050-3546
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good51%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 21, 2015
“Good Italian food”
Mar 25, 2015
“Good food good price.”
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511 Route 72 E, Manahawkin, NJ 08050-3546
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Reviewed July 21, 2015

Entertainment is provided on Saturday nights. Not crazy about the party of 2 tables in what seems like a hallway. The food is good but everything is served with pasta. Would be nice to get vegetables with some of the entrees.

Thank onestepab
Reviewed March 25, 2015

Family place but nice atmosphere. Good food and pasta.Wed night all the pizza pasta and salad you can eat for 10.00 pp. Can't beat it. Family run business.In a strip mall right before LBI bridge . Thecips

Thank thecips
Reviewed March 17, 2015

Very good meal. Fresh ingredients, tasty Large portion, took home doggie bag for another meal. will be going back BYOB

Thank joseph h
Reviewed March 14, 2015

I have been here at least four times within the past few months and I have always been pleased. Entrees are good in size and above all, delicious. Last night I had chicken Gianna which was wonderful. My friend had the special which was a...More

Thank 437rtimber418
Reviewed December 3, 2014

Quaint little storefront trattoria. Good Italian food. BYOB. Food is excellent and good value. Staff is great

Thank grammypapa28jump
Reviewed November 9, 2014

Jeff mangone serves authentic Italian meals , and Saturday & Wednesday has a female singer with keyboard that is perfect, if you are in a hurry to get in and get out ,this is not a place for you Jeff takes his time cooking it...More

Thank Patrick C
Reviewed August 29, 2014

We went to Bella Christina's after getting a Groupon . What a delightful experience. Our server (Allly) was excellent. We were seated quickly (no immediatley). Atmosphere was wonderful, pleasant music, we were seated away from other guest (unlike other resturants that like to group their...More

Thank Russell W
Reviewed March 9, 2014

Went to Bella Christia's last weekend and was not impressed. Friends had warned me that the restaurant was not nearly as good as other reviews said is was but we went anyway. Food was OK but no better than any other pizzeria in the area....More

1  Thank Todd E
Reviewed January 8, 2014

So, a 4 star review? Maybe 3 star elsewhere but 4 star for Manahawkin. We live 5 minutes away and decided to try it. We arrived upon opening and were promptly seated. Our wine bottle was opened and ice bucket and glasses were provided. Salad...More

2  Thank Robert S
Reviewed January 2, 2014

My husband & I eat here all the time, when he closed his restaurant on route #9 we were very disappointed, until we found it had moved to this Plaza on highway #72 East. Bella Christinas's Trattoria is a wonderful place, great staff, great atmosphere...More

2  Thank jersey080
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Route 72 E, Manahawkin, NJ 08050-3546
    (511 Route 72 East. Driftwood Plaza)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Manahawkin
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