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Cafe La Bellitalia

1026 N Sherman Ave, Madison, WI 53704-4233
+1 608-243-1200
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“garlic bread” (11 reviews)
“spaghetti” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
1026 N Sherman Ave, Madison, WI 53704-4233
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Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

I really would like to review this restaurant but I experienced something that I have never experienced in my 52 years on this earth. We arrived at restaurant and was seated. After that we were ignored for approximately 20 minutes as waiters/waitresses walked around ya...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here a couple times over the last couple of years. My latest visit was probably the best as we came early enough to get a table was decent lighting. I always forget the sauce is sweet but none of the less the food...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jacirae
Reviewed May 22, 2018

Picked Cafe La Bellitalia for our monthly girls dinner out and was not disappointed. It is a cute little Italian place with maybe 20 tables. From my vantage point I could see they do a robust carry-out service as well as dine-in. Nearly every table...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank wintermom9597
Reviewed January 24, 2018

You might be saying, this guy is saying that I am saying this place is perfect, and I am! It has a home feel with the quaintness of a real world restaurant of Italy. I love everything about this place. The service was fantastic, and...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank PayneReviewsAll
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Excellent service and food in tucked away little restaurant in Madison. Found this place by chance and were not disappointed in the quality or quantity of the great Italian cuisine. Had the sampler platter and Italian beer which was all exceptional. Prices were very reasonable...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Odyssey56894
Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

Came with my husband and my son to eat dinner and oh my!! The food was great. Got the best lasagne and the bread they served before the meal was soo delicious. Staff are friendly and very accomodating. We'll surely gonna come back soon.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank julzmith
Reviewed September 21, 2017

We were in Madison for the first time in years for an interview for my son. Decided we were hungry for Italian, and after searching for a place that had Carbonara (my son's favorite) we found reviews and the website for this place. Great reviews...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank TravellingTrish_12
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Coupon book sent me here and even though it was not valid on Saturday the coupon was honored! Food and service were very good. Entrees were imported ravioli and seafood stuffed canneloni and we both loved them. Garlic bread is served with the meal. Desserts...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank dwatanab
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

A cozy place with good service, many options. Have enjoyed their ravioli, fettuccine and the pesto-spinach-shrimp pizza is excellent! Just a good all around local spot.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank smokeyej
Reviewed April 26, 2017

I have been here countless times and I am NEVER disappointed. The food is the best Italian in the area and possible in the country. The Trapanese MWAH! The wine MWAH! the pizza, baked spaghetti, appetizers, Raviolis, salads, sauces, Everything is fantastic.

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank Colleen S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $25
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
3:30 PM - 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 - 12:00 AM
3:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1026 N Sherman Ave, Madison, WI 53704-4233
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-243-1200
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