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Bella Italia Ristorante

20 N Spanish St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-7311
+1 573-332-7800
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cannelloni” (11 reviews)
“bread” (24 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 N Spanish St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-7311
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I went to Bella Italia for dinner this (Sunday) evening. We noticed right away that their menus had changed significantly, because some of the food choices, that we like to order were no longer being offered. When we did order our food...More

Thank Butterflydays
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Contrary to what Yelp and Trip Advisor says Bella Italia is open on Sunday until 8:00pm. Good food, very attentive service. We had the Pasta Milano and the Leonardo. The Leonardo was excellent. The Pasta Milano was a little bland but good. It could use...More

1  Thank Renee2086
Reviewed 4 October 2017

The food and service was excellent. Love the bread and oil they give you while you wait on your meal.

Thank Christi D
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Now I know why I haven't been here in 15 years. There was only two families here on Sunday evening at 5:15 when we arrived. My wife, son and daughter in law. we waited forever for our food and it was cold when it arrived....More

2  Thank Hammersickle
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

It's not Chicago or "The Hill" in St Louis, it was the best Italian meal we've ever had in Cape. Come in before 4:00 and you can enjoy half price cocktails, wine and appetizers. Quite a savings. The generous Lunch portions average about $4 less...More

Thank Anola S
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We stopped in for lunch today at Bella. Layne was right there to serve us and started us off with a loaf of their wonderful warm bread. Rosalea had the Carbonara and I had the Cannelloni. Both were PERFECT! And Layne kept our glasses full...More

Thank rogerlallgood
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We were in Cape G for 4 days to see the Solar Eclipse and check out the area. We ate lunch and dinner out everyday and Bella Italia was our favorite place. Their fried eggplant appetizer is amazing. I loved their marinara sauce. My sister...More

Thank LorrieP29
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We were seated quickly, and that is when the positive aspects of the experience stopped. Took ten minutes to get anyone to our table, then finally had someone deliver bread and oil with cheese, then another few minutes for our server to come and ask...More

1  Thank kp5000g
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Wanted to eat "off the boat" from our American Duchess riverboat cruise - for something different (food was very good on the boat). I was yearning for a burger or pizza! Had a delicious Margherita Pizza! All the food I saw looked very good. This...More

Thank Vikki K
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Our Family of 7 recently visited Bella Italia Ristorante. We were promptly greeted and seated. Our waitress was professional, courteous and knowledgeable. After seating we were presented with "Bella Bread" and a plate with fresh grated parmesan in a seasoned Olive Dipping Oil which was...More

1  Thank Gerie K
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Questions & Answers
7 December 2015|
Response from Butterflydays | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they are open on holidays. I will provide you with their phone number. (573) 332-7800. They will be open at 11:00 a.m. tomorrow (central time). (I know they are super busy during the days leading up to the... More
Heather H
28 June 2015|
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Response from jesbigfish | Reviewed this property |
Bella Italia is open daily for line through out the week with a special every day worth trying.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 N Spanish St, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701-7311
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Cape Girardeau
  • Phone Number: +1 573-332-7800
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