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Bella Costa Ristorante

147 Cochituate Rd, Framingham, MA 01701-7821
+1 508-626-1726
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“veal” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
147 Cochituate Rd, Framingham, MA 01701-7821
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a reserved party of six with two mothers for Mother's Day. Without reservation we would have been out of luck since they were fully booked and were taking no walk-ins. Ambiance was busy, hectic and noisy...to the point that it was impossible to...More

Thank Marc H
Reviewed 1 week ago

5:30pm reservation here on 5/13/17 to avoid Mothers Day crowds. Seated promptly, but waited 25 minutes for water, only after flagging down a waitress. It seems our server wasn't told he had this table around the corner from main dining room. Another couple was seated...More

Thank nhpbilt
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and friends went to Bella Costa for dinner.My initial impression was of a nice place that was very nice, but the table space was small. We had difficulty communicating with our server. As the night went on we actually had to clear our...More

Thank Carl C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice intimate place. The owner remembers you and so does most of the staff. Great food! and they have a great brunch on sundays.

1  Thank DMG228
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this place in a non-descript strip mall. Nice bar, piano, booths and tables. My wife had citrus salad that was good but not great she said. She needed extra dressing. They either forgot dressing or it was so light didn't taste like they...More

1  Thank Brian C
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We both ordered the chicken amaretto with pappardelle (sp?) this time - So glad I did not have to share!! The sauce with either chicken or veal has got to be the best. Tried to duplicate it twice but was not successful - even with...More

1  Thank mg100
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Free valet kicks off the evening which is an indication that the restaurant is running a gang-buster business. As many are, this wonderful Italian restaurant is run by non-Italians. The food is delicious and the atmosphere is almost family-like if it weren't for the large...More

Thank HvPssptWilTrvl
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

The food and staff were amazing! The wine was fantastic, the dessert was to die for, the live cool jazz music was really mellow and good...! Overall a very good experience and would be more than happy to conduct further business with them!

1  Thank Greingo
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We hadn't been here in a while because our last experience was dreadful (a family of 14, most of them unruly kids whose parents ignored them.) But we decided to give them another try. We arrived at @5:30 after trying and failing to be seated...More

1  Thank cclifford90
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Bella Costa's is a great little Italian place, I've never been disappointed, great staff, food and wine. They accommodate even my most selective diners.

Thank steve e
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Do you have gluten free options?
8 March 2015|
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Response from CarpeNox | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry but I don't know if they have gluten free alternatives.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 Cochituate Rd, Framingham, MA 01701-7821
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Framingham
  • Phone Number: +1 508-626-1726
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Bella costa Ristorante has been a family operated business since 1986, warm personal service creates a comfortable, home-like atmosphere. The owner/chef and his staff serve you great food prepared with only the finest ingredients, top quality meats and seafood that is delivered fresh daily. We offer to cater any event at the location of your choice or in the perfect setting, our function room. whether you have a wedding reception, business party, baby shower, you can create your own menu from our generous menu offerings and we will attend to your every need we will make sure to make your celebration the one to remember. As a result of our quality food great prices and unsurpassed hospitality, we have received great reviews from local newspapers and the boston globe. Bella Costa has been voted "Best of the Best" for Framingham Best Italian Restaurant and #1 Dinning Excellence for 6 years running.