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Bella Vita

74970 Country Club Dr, Country Club and Cook, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-1976
+1 760-776-7500
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (15 reviews)
“puttanesca” (3 reviews)
“clams” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
74970 Country Club Dr, Country Club and Cook, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-1976
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The resturant is very small but the people are very friendly and attentive. The sea bass was the best I have ever had. The sauce and doneness was perfect. If you are staying at the Marriott Desert Springs timeshare condos you can get a free...More

Thank dkayec
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We came upon this restaurant in the process of looking for another recommended. The ambience of the was very nice, tablecloths, nice glassware. We ordered fried zucchini a Margarita and wine all very good. Our dinner, was Chicken Picatta with fresh vegies, excellent. We had...More

Thank CAGram11
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

They are now closed on Sunday but open all other days. We are early eaters but we're welcomed inside. Quickly seated drinks ordered hot bread with traditional dipping available Order taken and food was served hot and tasty Great service and food

Thank Perkadventures
Reviewed 3 May 2017

While on a vacation in Palm Desert we were walking in the shopping center near our resort and noticed a small Italian restaurant that we hadn't seen before. Went in and were able to get a table for two. Greeter and waiter provided excellent, friendly...More

Thank BrianPVancouver
Reviewed 11 April 2017

while dining at the most fashionable italian restaurant in the valley(Spiga) we asked the waiter what HE thought was the best italian....he replied Bella Vita, saying his brother worked there. We later went for lunch on their patio,and were very well pleased with the pastas...More

1  Thank unclepaull
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is a little hole in the wall restaurant, favored by the locals. You will need reservations. The place was packed. The service was good. The food was incredible. I had the Chicken Picatta with pasta on the side with the same Picatta sauce. Had...More

1  Thank Ellen F
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Very poor service. Not enough wait staff. Food (chicken parmesan) was subpar at best. Will not be back.

Thank Stanman5025
Reviewed 9 April 2017

My husband and I recently enjoyed a very good Italian dinner at Belle Vita. We were fortunate to call in advance and make a reservation as it was very busy on a Friday night. The wait staff were very good and quite helpful in suggesting...More

Thank muffinAvon
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Never been here before but felt like old times.Great food,service and presentation.Certainly a delight to receive a great meal with great service.Bravo

Thank 123dubdutch
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We found this spot in the mall by Cork Tree and enjoyed the evening. We were fortunate in receiving the booth for the 5 of us mainly because we have a couple of people hard of hearing. Our service was just right even tho' the...More

Thank seven7up
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74970 Country Club Dr, Country Club and Cook, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-1976
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Greater Palm Springs  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: +1 760-776-7500
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