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Bella's Restaurant

707 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22903-4570
+1 434-327-4833
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“porchetta” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
707 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22903-4570
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Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

Let me start with a positive here - good quality is great! The garlic bread, salads, entrees are very fresh and taste good. However the service is absolutely horrible! I mean the waitress and the manager that were working the night we dined in could...More

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Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were in Charlottesville for business reasons. We asked the Concierge at our hotel to recommend a good Italian Restaurant. It was fifteen minutes away. A scenic drive. We arrived during a very busy dinner time. We wanted to wait for a...More

Thank Theresa S
Reviewed January 11, 2017

Delicious lasagna, good house red wine, popular restaurant. We did not have a reservation and were lucky we arrived as early as we did, because it was full by 7:00 p.m. Good service, nice atmosphere, would be happy to go back the next time we're...More

Thank GaspardRueben
Reviewed January 10, 2017

Have never had a less than fine dining experience here - plate size is such that we are able to take home a "doggie bag" to enjoy later.

Thank Dave T
Reviewed January 5, 2017

We were two hungry tourists tired from walking the grounds of Monticello and having made make some headway on treading through the UVA campus. Searching for a light meal and a place to talk, we discovered Bellas on West Main with an open table with...More

Thank jeffl499
Reviewed January 1, 2017

Delicious family style offerings included classics like spaghetti and meatballs and chicken parm! Great for families. Very nice staff. Definitely recommend!!

Thank Haddahoo
Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

Exceptional food and service. The gorgonzola grilled salad and lasagna was superb. Service by Rachel was exemplary. We would highly recommend this family style Italian restuarant.

Thank gloria b
Reviewed December 6, 2016

Absolutely incredible Italian food with exceptional service and a great wine list. Make a Reservation!! We were lucky as the owner fit us in at the bar when we had no reservation on a Saturday night. Try the Gorgonzola Grilled salad to start, and the...More

Thank Valerie B
Reviewed November 21, 2016

Melanzane alla Parmigiana (eggplant) was an excellent vegetarian choice. Service was quite good. Spoiler alert: servings are family style. Craig Herberg

Thank Craig_Herberg
Reviewed November 5, 2016

Bella's is true family style Italian dining. HUGE portions, communal seating and hearty fare. The porcetta is 2 lbs of heart attack but the highllight of the meal

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Hello, Yes we can Accommodate, just give one of our managers, Bryan or Dee a call at 434-327-4833, and they would be more than happy to help you. Thank you, Brandee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 707 W Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22903-4570
    (7th Street NW)
  • Public Transportation: Catch the CAT down West Main Street.
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-327-4833
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