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Bella's Bistro Italian

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Italian, , Gluten Free Options
1445 Wellington St W, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 2X4, Canada
+1 613-724-6439
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1445 Wellington St W, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 2X4, Canada
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

What more can I say! This is my TOP CHOICE restaurant! Staff always attentive, and discreet. The atmosphere is cozy and pleasant. The service is always outstanding! The food is homemade, very fresh and absolutely delicious! If you are looking for fine Italian food and...More

Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Bella's has been around forever but somehow, I missed it. We couldn't get a reservation at Giovanni's so one of the party suggested we try Bella's. Our waiter was lovely, helpful and professional. We had starters, mains and dessert. The ravioli stuffed with seafood was...More

Thank moredawn
Reviewed 24 November 2017

To this date, the gnocci I had at Bella's is the best I've ever eaten. So light and fluffy, like eating a cloud! The service is amazing and the servers are very knowledgeable about food and wine pairings. I recommend coming here for a romantic...More

Thank Chelsea K
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

A last minute reservation and an Uber tide from Gatineau brought us to this gem. My wife had the insalata mista and I had the salute. Both well seasoned and fresh. We both had the Salmon which was absolutely amazing. A litre of house pinot...More

Thank Gregory P
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Bella's has been a favourite for many years. (I remember going regularly with a friend who subsequently became a Cordon Bleu chef.) I don't go all the time but whenever I do I'm glad to be there. The service is unobtrusive; the restaurant quiet; and...More

1  Thank Lynnnnnnnnnnnnnnnn
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We went to Bella's recently and enjoyed the quality of food, the attentive service and the ambiance. Unfortunately, our main courses were very small. For example, my entree consisted of 2 manicotti which I ate in 8 bites. My companion's meal was similarly modest. Usually,...More

Thank Hogboy47
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Great food. Exceptional Staff who take the time to make your visit special. The food was outstanding and probably the best Italian food we have tasted.

1  Thank lynjolo
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed my meals at Bella's and so did my colleagues. The food and drinks were really good. My only negative comment would be the amount of time it took for our food to come to the table. We must have been at the restaurant...More

Thank 333FrequentTraveller
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

It was my first visit and I really enjoyed it. Very nice cozy atmosphere and excellent/perfect service. Food was excellent (I had an appetizer and main course). Nice wine list. Looking forward to go back. I sincerely recommend.

Thank chantaleriopel
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Absolutely amazing food. The sauces and veal dishes are best in the city. We have been going here for many years and the owner and cook Bella is usually in the kitchen. We have not been disappointed as the food is always the highlight of...More

Thank Foodfanatic2727
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18 February 2017|
Response from | Reviewed this property |
Hi, In our experience, no, Bella's doesn't usually have a table hote. Cheers, N
25 October 2016|
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Response from M S | Reviewed this property |
I would say no, unfortunately. Maybe call and ask though
4 October 2016|
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Response from M S | Reviewed this property |
I would highly recommend a reservation. It's a small restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
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 - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1445 Wellington St W, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 2X4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-724-6439
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