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3585 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
+1 828-898-9022
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“meat sauce” (12 reviews)
“white pizza” (6 reviews)
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3585 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This review is for Bella's new breakfast restaurant that just opened a short time ago. We had a decent breakfast with friendly service, unlike The Grandview. The servers and manager here are actually glad to see you and do their best to make your visit...More

Thank Patty B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service was very good and the food was more than ample. My garlic twists were almost a meal by themselves. If you are hungry definitely stop in.

Thank Wayne R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here on vacation. It was our last night in Banner Elk. The food--when we got it--was good. They had a number of servers all rushing around, but for some reason, the service seemed slow. It took a long time to get our food....More

Thank umcrevwife
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best resturant in our area, but hard to get into. Every dish is made to order and is fresh. One of our favorite places in Banner Elk. If you come with more than 6 people, you need to call ahead or you will wait, and...More

Thank Debbiemco
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In reference to the breakfast establishment Bella's recently opened: over priced and underwhelming. As a restaurant employee with a decade of experience, there was not a single food item I received that I could not take legitimate issue with. Sides and drinks are unnecessarily expensive...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

Went there on a week night and they were very crowded and we were told that they were under staffed. We waited in the bar for about 10 minutes before we were seated. The waitress was nice, but forgot our wine. I had the gluten...More

Thank MtnloverVA
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Bella’s is a great little Italian place in Banner Elk in the Food Lion shopping center. I like to rent a cabin just down the road, so Bella’s is a fantastic take out option for me to get a quality meal when I’m there. The...More

Thank Gary A
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We always visit Bella's when in the area. Service and food are always excellent. We had salad and pizza this visit. Have had pasta and sandwiches in the past. Food is always very good. And always friendly service. And save room for desserts.

Thank garris3404
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Our favorite place to eat Italian. Kelly did a great job taking care of us..I shared the Tortellini Carbonara with a friend. We got Angel Hair pasta instead of the tortellini. It was wonderful. I also got a slice of Italian Stallion Pizza. 2 others...More

Thank Barbarainnc
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Excellent food! Our party ordered: Calamari, Chicken Marsala, Parmesan Chicken, and Eggplant Parmesan. I had the Eggplant and it was stacked three high and cooked crispy...served with angel hair...Delicious! The bread served prior to the meal was very good, but beware and don't eat too...More

Thank filegumbo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3585 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Banner Elk
  • Phone Number: +1 828-898-9022
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Give in to your cravings. Bella's Italian Restaurant & Bar of Banner Elk, North Carolina is here to offer you New York Style pizza and other authentic Italian cuisine. Choose from our large wine selection, the finest in Italian wines. Enjoy our sumptuous Italian entrees, affordable food and relaxed atmosphere with your family and friends. Sit at the bar or the high top tables and enjoy your favorite sports game with a beer or cocktail and one our delicious appetizers. Our professional staff will gladly attend to your needs in our spacious dining rooms. We will provide you with prompt and courteous service, making your dinner with us a great experience.
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