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Bella Vita

146 Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-758 3393
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (25 reviews)
“tiramisu” (7 reviews)
“prawns” (10 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza, European, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
146 Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We regularly go to Bella Vita for lunches. The Mushroom Crema is divine and so far so is everything I have tried. They also do a great Lemon lime and bitters and they stock Harvest Summer Cider - YUM! The staff are above and beyond...More

Thank mosscopeekotrain
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great lunch here, friendly service and good mid day sized portions. Lots to choose from pasta and pizza wise. Mains start from $10. Great wine options by the glass. Will certainly be back.

Thank RocheMaree
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Oh man, we ordered dinner from Bella Vita to be brought in to our hotel room and were surprised at how wonderful it was. Good service, good food, reasonable price - yummy!

Thank Moniquepeep
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The four of us arrived without a booking on a Monday night. We expected, as I think the restaurant did, that it would be a quiet night. It wasn't and instead it was pretty busy with, I believe a number of people like ourselves, who...More

Thank Pieter H
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Nice set up and very quiet inside despite the busy night. Beef carpaccio great for entree. Great that it was a BYO with a $7/bottle corkage charge. Had pizza for main, a margarite. Really bad choice. Tomatoe slices raw, not cooked through. Very little cheese...More

Thank Jabiruvian
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We have been to this restaurant for a dinner meal...food beautiful. We were in New Plymouth so decided to go there for lunch. Meal beautiful. But the service lacked, got ushered to our table super quick thsts about where the service stopped being quick. We...More

Thank ShonaH569
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The team here are really nice but beyond that I was really surprised about what people saw in the food. No one at our table enjoyed their meal. I had the vegetable arrabita - red sauce tasted like it was out of a can. ...and...More

Thank SM02120
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I was really happily surprised. Looking for some pasta i wondered in just as service was closing but the super friendly waitress said i could still get pasta. I ordered and enjoyed the best carbonara ive ever had. The service was impeccable, friendly and efficient....More

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Went here for dinner after not being able to get into others we were told about due to all blacks being in town. This was a really nice restaurant with great food. They we very busy. Service was friendly and attentive. Lamb rack was awesome....More

Thank Robyn M
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my friend wanted to try something new tonight and we are glad we did! We were warmly welcomed by a lovely waitress and then followed by an amazing meal ( vege risotto and spaghetti meatballs ) we felt right at home. Lee our...More

Thank jayden f
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-758 3393
  • E-mail
Open for Lunch everyday 11:30am to 2:30pm Open for Dinner everyday 5pm to late
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