We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bella Vita

74970 Country Club Dr, Country Club and Cook, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-1976
+1 760-776-7500
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • 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
CUISINES
Italian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
74970 Country Club Dr, Country Club and Cook, Palm Desert, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92260-1976
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (181)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 178 reviews

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
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Cork Tree California Cuisine
825 reviews
.02 km away
Rockwood Grill
250 reviews
.68 km away
Mikado at Desert Springs JW Marriott
282 reviews
.61 km away
Desert Willow Golf Resort
178 reviews
1.26 km away
Nearby Attractions
Desert Adventures Red Jeep Tours & Events
513 reviews
1.53 km away
Desert Willow Golf Resort
268 reviews
.46 km away
Spa at Marriott's Desert Springs
86 reviews
.31 km away
Stand-by Golf
9 reviews
1.14 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bella Vita staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
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
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
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
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing