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Bella Italia

Centro Comerical Paco, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
+506 2588 2833
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (3 reviews)
“risotto” (2 reviews)
“octopus” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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Centro Comerical Paco, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Our hotel receptionist recommended Bella Italia (Bell’ Italia) for the last night of our two week trip to Costa Rica. It was truly a treat. I’ll preface this by saying we are lovers of Italian food and have travelled and eaten all over Italy. We...More

1  Thank rockcoinman
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The seafood pizza is the best pizza at this joint. Other ones are OK, nothing that really stands put.. just the prices. Definitely not priced accordingly. I have not tried anything else than pizza at this place.

Thank juancach
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We were a party of 7 celebrating a birthday and this was the perfect place. Excellent service, excellent food and amazing desserts. All for a very good price. Definitely one of the best italian restaurants in the area.

Thank CRUnique
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Its a little hard to find decent pizza in CR. The pizza was thin and pretty crispy with good ingredients at a fair price ! the restaurant is nice ! sat outside cool breeze so enjoyed it ! plenty of parking as well so will...More

Thank lap1000
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Recently it changed owner, very chatty new owner the food remains good quality, very authentic. We stated with house wine, both red and white served at a good temperature and sufficient. The focaccia was crispy and tasty. I recommend the vittelo tonne, a thinly sliced...More

Thank AmandaV45
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

The food was great, the shrimp was fresh and pasta and sauce were delicious. The bad part was the service. We went early, around 5 in the evening. There was only one other family there but it still took forever to get service and our...More

Thank chicana18
Reviewed 8 March 2016

We arrived 10 minutes before they opened. Thankfully they allowed us to sit. But with music blaring and no offer of even water while we wait, it did not feel like we were welcome. I had the Pasta Trio which was very good. Only thing...More

Thank colinsito
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Do not recommend the restaurant, neither by service or quality of food. We went there last week and the service was poor, even though we got there early (7 pm) and the place was empty, we had to flag waiter after several minutes as to...More

Thank federojasg
Reviewed 14 April 2015

My family and I all tried four different types of their fresh pastas and loved everything. The sauces were all fresh and amazing, the service was great, even the bibs we all got. There are so many italian resturants or pseudo-Italian restaurants that one rarely...More

Thank river271
Reviewed 28 February 2015

We had an awful meal there last week, 21 February. My husband ordered pasta with salmon. The salmon was so dry he had to push it to one side. I ordered pasta with chicken and didn't like the flavour at all. We took it home...More

Thank lizone2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centro Comerical Paco, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Escazu
  • Phone Number: +506 2588 2833
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