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Bella Pais

7 Centurian House St. Johns Street | St. John Street, Colchester, Colchester CO2 7AH, England
+44 1206 571830
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (447 reviews)
“stifado” (20 reviews)
“t bone” (26 reviews)
Closes in 25 min
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Steakhouse, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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7 Centurian House St. Johns Street | St. John Street, Colchester, Colchester CO2 7AH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you know Bella Pais then in truth you know reviews are not needed, its reputation is legendary in Colchester. If you dont know bella pais... then you have to go. Simply the best food, the best atmosphere and the best steak in Colchester hands...More

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Biggest and tastiest steaks in town.. clocked by your choice.. definitely place to put in your places to visit and beat 30oz steak.. great shef cooks amazing dishes.. quite busy so booking is recommended for this very busy restaurant .. this year I will visit...More

Thank Ramunas U
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of 12 of us booked as part of a stag-night last saturday. I'd heard good things about the restaurant and I wasn’t disappointed. It is more spacious than first impressions from outside, but inside is a little compact. The options of a set...More

Thank mike j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolute brilliant visit for my bday in January. I feel very welcome! Food as always superb great service with big smile. Please keep it going guys!! Oh and thank you for singing happy bday !!

Thank WebGuide T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the Bella Pais on Saturday night and everything was perfect. Pleasant waiting staff, good atmosphere and excellent food, reasonably priced too. Will return soon

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice steak and fried potatoes. Quick service and the staff always willing to help. Reasonable price. Cosy atmosphere. I strongly recommend it.

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the foid. Love the atmosphere. Love the friendly staff & service is great. I just wish that when I ask for a much smaller portion,they accommodated me- I cannot plough through the amont of food on my plate,even as excellent & tasty as it...More

Thank FJS8
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place, amazing food and very friendly staff. Highly recommend the Kleftiko. Huge portions, You will not leave hungry.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Most perfect evening at Bella pais. My partner surprised me with a table here for valentines and it was beautiful. Candles on the table, friendly and so so helpful staff. The food is large portions and super super tasty. Can’t wait to come back.

Thank Georgina e
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a very relaxing evening. Staff greeted us and showed us to our table which was tucked away in a snug corner. We went on a Wednesday evening and it was packed so, if you intend to go, its best to book. We were warned...More

Thank smithy10smithy
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7 November 2017|
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Response from Samantha L | Reviewed this property |
No not anymore unfortunately, sounds like fun!
29 April 2017|
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Response from mrsmc57 | Reviewed this property |
There would be no problem with children included. The restaurant is not big so make sure you book well in advance to make sure you can all be fitted in, I am sure you will enjoy your meal.
24 June 2016|
Response from Ana P |
Yes we do .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Centurian House St. Johns Street | St. John Street, Colchester, Colchester CO2 7AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 571830
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