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.

Cafe Bella Luca

$$ - $$$
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
303 Jones St., Truth or Consequences, NM
+1 575-894-9866
12:00 - 20:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon 17:00 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

771 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 770: English reviews
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Level Contributor
11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the other T or C restaurant that seems like it's straight out of NYC. Not kidding. Fashionable servers, chefs and decor. The food is dynomite and the ambiance is impeccable. We had a pizza pie there the other night while drinking wine and beer on the back patio. The barren alley's and pink buildings surrounding add to a... More 

Thank 330concierge
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are only 4 or so restaurants in TorC u can walk to from downtown that serve beer wine, this one of them. The food, decor, service and prices were excellent. The wine prices seemed a little high. The desserts are a must try. The booths are the best seats for a romantic dinner. Highly recommend this place.

Thank James H
Pie Town, NM
Level Contributor
19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Second visit... just as good, if not better this time! Authentic pasta dishes, just the right amount of herbs, garlic and sauce.

Thank piepeople
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Superb Italian food with a major chef in this tiny little town! Just around the corner from the Riverbend motel spa.

Thank 339margaretp
Fort Stockton, Texas
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am constantly impressed by the small town of Truth or Consequences N.M. with its variety of Spas and Restaurants. Bella Luca is one such gem. I ate there two nights ago and had the Wedge Salad which is just an ordinary wedge of Iceberg Lettuce but it is smothered in a Blue Cheese dressing that is both plentiful and... More 

Thank tallhat
Clovis, New Mexico
Level Contributor
199 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Server seated us but wouldn't let us have a booth as we requested. Said it was for parties of four or more only, even though it was after eight and only two other patrons there. We shared a Shrimp Arrabiati which was well seasoned but the prawns were a over cooked and tough. Also split the salmon which came with... More 

Thank ChefJ_11
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for dinner while staying at Riverbend. Great regular and gluten-free meals on the menu. Pizza is amazing!

Thank Lynne B
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Dinner was okay, the service was great. We both ordered the ziti; should have been more adventurous.

Thank D4590NDkarenr
Level Contributor
21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

The ambiance was old cafe ,very minimal . service was good ,food came out right away. Italian food was bland and not a good value.

Thank Daniel W
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

For a small, dusty little town, this was a pleasant surprise to find such great food and good service. Will do it again.

Thank Fran A

Travellers who viewed Cafe Bella Luca also viewed

Truth or Consequences, Sierra County
Truth or Consequences, Sierra County
Truth or Consequences, Sierra County
Truth or Consequences, Sierra County

Been to Cafe Bella Luca? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

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
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$35
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 Jones St., Truth or Consequences, NM
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Sierra County  >  Truth or Consequences
  • Phone Number: +1 575-894-9866

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Cafe Bella Luca staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?