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Bella Napoli Italian Bistro

$$ - $$$Italian, Pizza,
1281 Ribaut Rd, Beaufort, SC 29902-6147
+1 843-379-4800
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good18%
  • Average15%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
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“veal piccata” (6 reviews)
“cannoli” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1281 Ribaut Rd, Beaufort, SC 29902-6147
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been to this restaraunt 3 times in 2 weeks with different guests (a total of 17 people). All had varied tastes and all were happy with the service and food/desserts. Chef Richard can cook with the best Italian chefs in the USA. I have...More

2  Thank Mark B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to dinner with 2 other women business owners after work. I arrived first and was seated. bussboy tried to remove other two place settings until I told him I had 2 more people coming. He brought 3 glasses of icewater on a tray and...More

Thank Suzanne Y
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent service. I thought it would be closed because of the hurricane, but it wasn't!! It's a great place to visit for.the most authentic italian food. Delicious!!!

Thank Veronica G
Reviewed 23 September 2018

They said it was closed, but noooooo, they are open and even better than the last time I went there, back on April. Food, as always, authentic, fresh, and on time and service, 5 stars, definitely I do recommend to go to Bella Napoli and...More

Thank Veronica M
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and service, I thought I wouldn't find it open but I was gladly surprised you were! Hands down the best Italian restaurant around this area!

1  Thank dannytama
Reviewed 27 August 2018

I love this place. You can tell that the food is authentic and homemade, it's perfect every time. I love that they give proper portions as well. Their tiramisu and cannolis are to die for. It's a bit on the pricey side, but worth it...More

Thank Nikki F
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Get there early and it's not busy. We were told that and they were right. Not too small, pleasant atmosphere. Wait staff are very attentive. Food was not the best I've had for Italian and price. I had Veal Marsala and sauce was tasty but...More

Thank 80Mishka
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Been here a few times since it opened. Something has changed. The wait staff nice, friendly but need more training. Food so far ok. Clams and white sauce a new weird receipt, mushy pasta , clams ok but the mussels??? Where that come from. Veal...More

Thank Gshelton
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Very expensive, pizza was burned,cedar salad small, chicken parmigiana was tough, made husband sick, maybe re-heated,not fresh. Iced tea was warm, water had no ice, restaurant was very warm. Not impressed..will not return.

Thank ivi45
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This is the place. Richard and Veronica are fantastic at running a kitchen and a restaurant. We had a putanesca pasta that was the best I have had in years - tasty, rich, with fresh flavors but not overwhelming. My wife had a eggplant dish...More

Thank UncommonGround
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
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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: 1281 Ribaut Rd, Beaufort, SC 29902-6147
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-379-4800
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From the Old Country to The Lowcountry, Bella Napoli Italian Bistro creates timeless and authentic Italian cuisine - from pasta to veal, chicken, seafood, and delicious selection of pizzas and sandwiches. Great for family dinners, special events, or a romantic evening for two, come savor the flavors of our favorite Italian classics.
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