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Bella Fortuna

104 W. Main Street, Lake Leelanau, MI
+1 231-994-2400
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
104 W. Main Street, Lake Leelanau, MI
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

The restaurant is located just off the main road through Leelanau. It has a good sized dining room and an upscale atmosphere with white table clothes, pleasant lighting, etc. The waitress was a little hurried, very busy, but pleasant and efficient. Their wine list had...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ed S
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Our meal at Bella Fortuna was one of the best meals I ever had. It was truffle season and they had fettuccine with truffles. It was just fabulous. My husband and I wanted to split it and they brought us each a plate back. We...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Donna F
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We were greeted at the door being told that they had 2 large parties coming in so they couldn't seat us. There were seats at the bar so we decided we would sit there and eat. We should have taken the hint and left. The...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank LauraB579
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Came here with a group of 7. I was very impressed with their menu selections. The food was tasty, wine selection was great. The staff were very attentive and helpful. The price was very fair for the quality of food. I would highly recommend this...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Gerard P
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

What a delightful evening. Old jazz on the terrace, great wine and delicious meal! Such a special place on our community. The service is very professional, the gardens are beautiful and you can count on a wonderful meal. Never disappointed!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Csehnert
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We have not been to this restaurant since the first week they opened. That night was not good. So we tried it again. The service was extraordinarily good. There were many delicious options to choose from. The spinach salad with almonds, dried cherries and cheese...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 974knitter
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Excellent food! Great service at bar! The only negative comment is that we showed up tonight without a reservation (2 persons w/out kids) and despite the restaurant being half full on aTuesday night, we were told the only option was to sit at the bar...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Henry S
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Hidden secret in Lake Leelanau ! Entrees are recipes from Italy. Member of the Fortune family that is heir to the Eli Lilly company. She is a philanthropist ( sp?) that travels from Leland to Florence. Bocce ball courts in the back. Can eat inside...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank bobricketts77
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Beef tenderloin was the best I have ever had at very good price. Excellent service and really great atmosphere.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank buck616
Reviewed 22 July 2018

As a last minute decision to dine here on the last day of our vacation, we were very pleasantly surprised by how good our dining experience turned out. The atmosphere was casually elegant with enough room to enjoy a private conversation in a relaxed setting....More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 W. Main Street, Lake Leelanau, MI
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Leelanau County  >  Lake Leelanau
  • Phone Number: +1 231-994-2400
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Bella Fortuna North serves the finest Tuscan dishes featuring fresh local produce in a casual yet elegant atmosphere. Dine like a Florentine when you choose from our classic Tuscan menu. Enjoy our dinner in one of our exquisite dining rooms or on our award winning terrace. We have an award-winning Tuscan wine list. Our house wines are fine Tuscan imports available by the glass or by the bottle. Enjoy a spirited game of Bocce on our Bocce Court then relax at our Bocce Bar before dinner. We look forward to your visit in the 2017 season!
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