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3585 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
+1 828-898-9022
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“lasagna” (61 reviews)
“meat sauce” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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3585 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
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Reviewed 8 July 2016

We just visited here with my parents because they love the place and have been many times. And they were right... it's really amazing pizza. And it's not that pricey either. Three of us shared a pizza (for about $14) and then my hubby got...More

Thank mikki777
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

o place to sit while waiting 20 minutes for table...Yummy Caesar salad....giant pizza slices for the kids...excellent garlic bread & yummy tiramisu.

Thank suzie b
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We ordered pizza to go and wings. The crust on the pizza and all the toppings tasted very fresh and very authentic. The wings came in an aluminum can what your grapes are from and reheat and we're delicious and huge and meaty. A little...More

Thank dove1111
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

This popular family owned restaurant between Boone and Banner Elk, North Carolina serves solid Italian food. Great thin crust New York style pizza, excellent meatballs, and wonderful salads. The lunch specials are very good. Love the meatball sub. Reasonable prices. No reservations. Very busy on...More

Thank MayorPinecrest
Reviewed 29 June 2016

If you have not eaten here, you are seriously missing a culinary experience that you will talk about for years to come. I have not had Italian food this good since I left Brooklyn. The staff is Great, ask for Christy Ray, she's the bomb....More

Thank foggymountaingems
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

The sign said (seat yourself) after 5 mins I left. It seems the waitress was more interested in talking to someone else. So I went to Stonewalls and had a wonderful dinner with Jason as my waiter.

Thank Joan H
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Bella's is at the top of my list for Italian food!! This place was awesome, an prices were great!! I will never eat a Calzone the same way again, Bella's takes it to a new level. We also had Stromboli, Cheesy Bread, and Pizza!! Everything...More

Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

This place rocks. Great Italian food at a very affordable price. My kids are finicky and they gobbled the spaghetti, ravioli, and cheese sticks down. My wife had the lasagna and she said it was to die for. The Stromboli was jam up also. Good...More

Thank phista108
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

I don't recommend the pizza but the luncheon lasagna is SUPER!!! I order the side of meatballs and wow ! Great meal. We come here every time.

Thank Janet H
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Ordered the veggie pizza and Greek salad. Both were delicious. Order was on time. No complaints at all!! Will definitely be back soon!

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I think tripadvisor needs to know the restaurant's correct hours of operation. Bella's in Banner Elk is closed between 2:30-4 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. On Sunday they are open from 12-9
12 October 2015|
Response from RHOBE |
This isn't really a question, I guess. I just think it should be changed for travellers' convenience
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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
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
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
  • E-mail
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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