We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bella Michael's

) #7 of 88 Restaurants in Oneonta ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian
57 River St, Oneonta, NY 13820-2319
+1 607-431-9166
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (10 reviews)
“shrimp” (12 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
57 River St, Oneonta, NY 13820-2319
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (129)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 129 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It looks quite formal from the outside but once you get inside it a very casual little place with the most outstanding staff. Food was excellent. Portions are huge. Prices are very reasonable. Pasta was done to a prefect al dente. I'd highly recommend this...More

Thank K550025V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent mozzarella sticks. Really enjoyed. Two different main courses of bella michael specials were very well made. the shrimp over pasta was delicious and the chicken was great with a light sauce. The assorted vegetables could have been better since my wife doesn't like zucchini....More

Thank egbggill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always delicious, high quality meals. The owners are hard-workers, he is the chef, she is the hostess and they are a beautiful family. The daily specials are always creative and offer additional variety.

Thank Teachrah
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

This local family owned Italian restaurant was recommended to us by locals as a special place. They were right! Try their chowder. All wonderfully homemade Italian food. The staff is friendly, the atmosphere is intimate and easy going. So glad we went there!

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 22 April 2017

What a find! We stopped overnight in the area en route to Canada, and were looking for a good local spot. Wow! Exactly what we were looking for. . .the atmosphere was cozy, friendly bar, and the food was fabulous. I had shrimp Bella Michael...More

Thank Voyageuse1951
Diana G, Owner at Bella Michael's, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words! It was nice to get visit with you! We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 5 March 2017

Great place, people and food were amazing! Next time I am in town I will be back with other members of my buisness.

Thank tammyann733
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Food is 5 star all the way always made from scratch..Chef and owner is a great guy..it can take a little while to get your meal but the appetizers are great also

Thank hayen41
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Great place to have a business dinner. Many food choices and specials. Full bar, Will return when I am in the area to enjoy the tasty food.

2  Thank Seapupp
Reviewed 27 December 2016

I came here last night with my family for a Holiday dinner. We called at the last minute and they were able to squeeze us in between three huge parties. The waitress couldn't have been nicer and more accommodating. She got our drink orders in...More

Thank chad s
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I'm from NYC and very skeptical when it comes to Italian restaurants when traveling upstate. I chose to eat here while traveling on business strictly because it was the closest restaurant to the hotel (and it was recommended by the hotel). I sat at the...More

Thank beachbum0213
Nearby Restaurants
Simply Thai
123 reviews
.82 km away
Latte Lounge
82 reviews
.92 km away
Toscana Northern Italian Grill
53 reviews
.87 km away
Nearby Attractions
Joseph L. Popp, Jr. Butterfly Conservatory
87 reviews
6.01 km away
Robert V Riddell State Park
16 reviews
1.39 km away
Interskate 88
16 reviews
3.07 km away
Emmons Pond Bog
9 reviews
5.02 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bella Michael's staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 22
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 River St, Oneonta, NY 13820-2319
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Oneonta
  • Phone Number: +1 607-431-9166
  • E-mail
Bella Michaels serves fresh seafood, steaks, chops, pasta, chicken and vegetarian meals. We have a full bar with wine, beer and liquor. We offer lunch, dinner and drink specials daily. Eat in or take out. Reservations appreciated.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing