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Bella Italia Chester

) #113 of 391 Restaurants in Chester $$ - $$$ Italian, Pizza,
29 Eastgate Street, Chester CH1 1LG, England
+44 1244 325420
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (8 reviews)
“italian food” (13 reviews)
“a late lunch” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
29 Eastgate Street, Chester CH1 1LG, England
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1 - 10 of 636 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

The staff seemed to have a problem with each other, and service was slow. I had a mushroom burger and chips, the bun was as hard as a rock - and very small. The chips were those thin things that probably didn't start life as...More

Thank Linandmike2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited last Friday having purchased a Groupon voucher to save 58% by getting two course for two for £18.00 from the ‘Taste of Italy’ menu – but I think it turned out to be a bit of a con! Don’t get me wrong we...More

Thank huwsi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visted with my two girls and my mum at lunchtime midweek. Looks much cosier then others we have visted and the staff were reallyfriendly and helpful. Three of us had pizzas and the other a chicken burger and we all really enjoyed the food. Would...More

2  Thank Jane B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been on several occasions for lunch here and was not disappointed. Our Marco Polo Pasta (our favourite on the menu) was delicious. The service was spot on with just the right amount of time between courses and the staff very friendly. The ladies toilets could...More

1  Thank Joyce O
Reviewed 1 week ago

While on holiday thought I would go to this resturant. Could not fault it had the meatballs in red wine sauce along with a portion of chips and a glass of diet coke must say it was value for money and the food tasted delicious....More

1  Thank suegus6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shopping trip to Chester so lunch needed. Arrived to a very busy restaurant but it was about one ish. .greeted pleasantly by a lovely young man named Matt and seated ...drinks order taken ...Food order taken in an appropriate time despite the fact that it...More

2  Thank Sue R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this Bella Pasta expecting great things. My Marco Polo duck pasta was lovely but the Carbonara the other guests had looked as though very little thought had gone into its presentation along with the very fatty burnt bacon on the top. Very disappointing. The...More

Thank Nathalie S
BI Guest Experi... S, Guest Relations Manager at Bella Italia Chester, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Nathalie, Thanks for your feedback. We expect great things from our kitchens and we are sorry to hear your meal fell short of that we didn't bring home the Bella worthy bacon. We will pass this on to our Area Manager who will pick...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Always enjoy a good pasta, and this was no let down. We started with pizza garlic bread to share followed by the old favourite spaghetti bolognese all washed down with a bottle of Cabernet Sauvignon. Being a Tuesday it wasn't overcrowded which meant the service...More

2  Thank Eddie P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Usually avoid chains but was part of a group of 6 who wanted to eat here and it was handy. We walked in around 5pm on a busy Saturday with no booking but they accommodated us, a table ready within minutes. We chose pasta and...More

1  Thank bluelizard
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Why was there veal in my Pizza carbonara? Why wasn't there more spaghetti in spaghetti carbonara? 2 Questions which resume our review.More

Thank Lucas L
BI Guest Experi... S, Guest Relations Manager at Bella Italia Chester, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Lucas, Thanks for your questions and feedback! 1. Oh deer! This should not have been the case and we will pick this up with the kitchen to see why this was the case, we are sorry to hear this. 2. Our portions should be...More

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Maud W
17 May 2017|
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Always a good idea to book especially at the weekend
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$21
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:30
Monday
09:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:30
Thursday
09:00 - 22:30
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Eastgate Street, Chester CH1 1LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 325420
Description
Situated in the heart of Chester city centre, Bella Italia is a popular dining destination for those looking for well priced good quality Italian food. This well loved Chester restaurant is based in a pretty period building and offers a warm and inviting ambience. The menu ranges from authentic Italian pizzas to tasty pastas, meat and fish dishes. Indulge in a plate of mixed antipasto before diving into a bowl of chicken and spinach fusilli in a creamy gorgonzola sauce or a chargrilled salmon fillet served with green beans, roasted new potatoes and a tomato and red onion salsa. Ideal for friends, family and work colleagues, there really is something for everyone at Bella Italia Chester.
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