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Bella's Italian Cafe

1413 S Howard Ave Ste 101, Tampa, FL 33606-3176
+1 813-254-3355
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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1413 S Howard Ave Ste 101, Tampa, FL 33606-3176
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1 - 10 of 334 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

The garlic bread was amazing! The overall ambience was good and service was excellent. Food portions were large and very tasty. Somewhat overpriced but it's authentic Italian food.

Thank mlbbau23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I rated this high honors the food was amazing. Bella does everything right. Atmosphere, decor lends to a superior dining experience. Folks don't deny your tastebuds obey as it urges you To partake the spicy meatballs. Oh Mama Mia..

Thank James H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm a frequent visitor to Bella's, as it is one of the best meals in Tampa. I've never had a bad meal/experience here. Always receive really good service and they have a nice bar menu with Happy Hour offers as well. If you're looking for...More

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This is a great local Italian restaurant that makes almost all of its pasta in-house. It's a bit loud, so ask to be seated in a booth if you want a quieter experience. Our server was friendly and attentive, and the food arrived pretty quickly....More

Thank Tammy R
Reviewed 27 June 2017

From the complimentary appetizer to their salads and pasta dishes, Bella's does it with great taste. They also have a H/H. We enjoyed the salmon, veal and the chopped salad. All of our dishes were delicious. Everyone took some home as well. The service was...More

Thank luv2travel33549
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Early dinner on a week night with old friends. Arrived before 6 PM, self-parked in a narrow slot in the crowded parking lot (Valet parking available). Busy but our party of four were quickly seated. Atmosphere is delightful with friendly efficient service and seating in...More

Thank Tanon1
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Had a gift certificate to use. Dropped into Bellas and what a nice surprise. The aroma hits you at the door of fresh baked bread. Our waitress was Christina and she was awesome. She recommended the favorites and helped by telling what each of the...More

Thank jenjen40
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped by Bella's after a full day of shopping. We had never been but wanted a nice, casual meal. The food couldn't have been better. Since it was late in the evening we just choose pizza and a chopped salad. They were absolutely delicious....More

Thank sdusse
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Love Bella's! Excellent food! Service was excellent!! But noisy... it was packed on a Friday night and I could barely hear conversation at my own booth. I've been here before during the week, much quieter, really not the place for an intimate meal. But the...More

Thank DoriNuss
Reviewed 24 May 2017

OMG my favorite!! They have other dishes that are just awesome but if you want real Italian food this is the place!!!!

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31 January 2017|
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Response from BAS6_12 | Reviewed this property |
They do take reservations. Popular place. We where lucky on a Thursday got seated for 4 right away. But soon was full by 6 pm.
Louise P
4 July 2016|
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Response from Danielle W | Reviewed this property |
Yes and great house made fresh drinks
Lucille M
8 May 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1413 S Howard Ave Ste 101, Tampa, FL 33606-3176
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-254-3355
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