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Bella Monica Italian Restaurant

3121 Edwards Mill Rd Ste 103, Raleigh, NC 27612-5369
+1 919-881-9778
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“lasagna” (25 reviews)
“bread” (29 reviews)
Opens in 23 min
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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3121 Edwards Mill Rd Ste 103, Raleigh, NC 27612-5369
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We've eaten at Bella Monica about a dozen times. Food is usually excellent. Service varies. Tonight (Monday in November) we had reservations with friends for a special occasion. Reserved for patio if it were heated (because the inside is so loud it is difficult to...More

Thank SusanG1953
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Been here twice before and have had a pretty pleasant experience. Today however wasn't right. We were a party of four and ordered our food. Once it finally was brought out the shrimp scampi that was ordered had cold pasta. Second round was brought out...More

Thank Eric W
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

First time there last night and we had mixed reviews. The restaurant is a smaller style Italian restaurant with a lovely atmosphere. The people, especially Caleb, were very nice to us and made us feel welcomed. A few issues arose during our experience. First it...More

1  Thank Stallone1
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We we're visiting the North Carolina Museum of Art and found this place on trip advisor. It was very near Museum. You should probably have a reservation. WE didn't but got a patio table. The waitstaff was very attentive. The food was awesome. I had...More

Thank seeker87
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The food here is average at best. We tried the meatballs, rigatoni,stuffed shells, and calamari. Everything was okay. I won’t come back or suggest it to anyone because unless you live in the neighborhood and it’s just convenient.... there really isn’t a good reason to...More

Thank Navyspouse
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

..........But we weren't laughing. My wife ordered the spinach stuffed shells with a marinara suace covered in cheese and oven baked. It was the bomb, really good pasta. I asked if they offered spaghetti and was told yes, however it is not on the menu....More

1  Thank X7269VXgeorgec
Reviewed 17 July 2018

We love to come here for lunch and dinner. Wines are good and the pasta is usually really delicious. Service can be iffy but the at,os Here is good and vibrant.

Thank Bocain
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Bella Monica might not have great atmosphere, but the solid Italian dishes and diverse menu will offer something for everyone in a group. The food will not disappoint.

Thank 254arthurk
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Stopped here to satisfy the request of a foreign guest picked up at the Raleigh airport who had a taste for Italian food. After spending some time looking at (and translating) the menu for our guest, we settled on several flatbread choices so we could...More

Thank TravelLover283
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Bella Monica is a delightful little hideaway in plain sight... I've now dined here dozens of times, and it is one of those rare places that never gets boring, but gets better the more time you spend here, the more you let them just make...More

1  Thank Zemo T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3121 Edwards Mill Rd Ste 103, Raleigh, NC 27612-5369
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-881-9778
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