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Bella Monica Italian Restaurant

3121 Edwards Mill Rd Ste 103, Raleigh, NC 27612-5369
+1 919-881-9778
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“flatbread” (24 reviews)
“cannoli” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3121 Edwards Mill Rd Ste 103, Raleigh, NC 27612-5369
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Recommended by the front desk staff at the Marriott when we asked for good Italian. What an awesome recommendation. Should have made a reservation but luckily since we were only 2 we were seated quickly. The Focaccia bread, delicious ! Caesar Salad, unlike any I...More

Thank Cindy D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I do a lot of reviews - hundreds. I can count on one hand my five stars. Oddly enough, I have only ordered one item each of the four times I have been here. You guessed it, the chicken parm. It's top notch - and...More

Thank segs77
Reviewed 1 week ago

Met with a fairly large group of friends for dinner here (sans reservation) and the waitstaff graciously arranged tables and made us feel at home. Menu is full of decadent and delicious offerings - loved the calamari and bruschetta appetizers and enjoyed the Frutti di...More

Thank Katie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife & I have visited Bella Monica close to 20 times (including reserving their back room for a New Year's dinner). This review is specific to our recent lunch visit. My wife got the arugula salad. I got the pear & gorgonzola salad. We...More

Thank Jared K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great ambiance. Wonderfully delicious food. Wait staff were great and food came hot. Our waitress brought our daughter a candle in a cannoli, that was so kind and earned them a 5 th star for kindness!! Teamwork was evident as they help each other get...More

Thank peter p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start with - Bella Monica would normally get a 4.0 from me for their food (we live in the neighborhood and are periodic customers). But I had an unusual circumstance recently that has lowered my rating. My credit card was charged a mere...More

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Have often heard great reviews of this restaurant and finally took my family for a visit. For one, the food was good (not omg, everybody must try this or that, but good). The service really was vastly different from the 2013 award hanging on the...More

Thank Brad945
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for an early dinner while our pet was examined at NC Vet School (stressful). Ever was well organized, casual with excellent service. The salad appetizer with Gorgonzola cheese and pear was perfect to split for two. Many great pasta choices to chose...More

Thank NC0016
Reviewed 30 June 2017

I made reservations on Open Table for a Friday night about 5pm for myself, my sister, and my nieces (10 & 13) on May 29, 2017. We were seated right away. The variety of selections on the gluten free menu for an Italian restaurant was...More

Thank Gina S
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Our last visit was way poor but we decided to give them another chance - what a difference! The meat lasagna was the best yet. My wife's salad was very good but I ordered a Caesar salad and it's still not a Caesar, in ingredients...More

Thank Tom H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3121 Edwards Mill Rd Ste 103, Raleigh, NC 27612-5369
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-881-9778
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