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Bella Pasta Restaurant

223 Newport Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02861-4121
+1 401-722-6297
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“bella pasta” (23 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
“veal parm” (5 reviews)
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223 Newport Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02861-4121
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

My brother and I come to this restaurant every year when we come to Pawtucket. We were surprised to find the new location but both agree it is much better. Bella Pasta is much bigger. The food is still great. I got the early bird...More

2  Thank sleeper61
EDWIN M, Owner at Bella Pasta Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2018

So glad you enjoyed yourself !!!

Reviewed 8 August 2017

one of the best Pawtucket restaurants, great Italian food, great prices, avoid the national chains and try these guys! Great service, parking. Rarely a wait.

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Not a regular customer by any means but we've been to the former location enough times to have experienced the inconvenience of street parking in a residential neighborhood and waiting outside for a table to open up. So now we have a parking lot and...More

Thank Jadbo
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We were in the mood for Veal Parm and thought of Bella Pasta. The veal was tender and very tasty. First time we have been to the new location and thought it was done in a very tasteful manner. More room and the bar area...More

Thank emp617
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I had been to the old Bella Pasta when it was a BYOB so I decided to try it again at it's new location. I can't say one thing about it that is positive. This us not a place for someone who has a sophisticated...More

1  Thank RPDD
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Compared to Pawtucket. Atmosphere lost. Too commercial and no Italian feel. No more table clothes or eclectic chairs like I witnessed in Italy. Got Veal Parm. Small portion and about a cup of pasta. So, they are portioning and cut back on plate sizes. Veal...More

Thank Jeffrey K
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We called 1 hr ahead of time for party of 12. Got there had to wait 20 minutes cause they never set up for us. Once seated you would have thought water for the whole table would have been placed already. We had to continually...More

Thank aunicorn30
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This restaurant was chosen for a business lunch - was not aware this was a new location, but I'm not surprised as it was very clean and well-maintained. The waitress was very respectful to the fact we were pressed for time, and got us our...More

Thank Christopher T
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Took my daughter for lunch yesterday at Bella Pasta. I had been to their older restaurant years ago; however, even though the food was amazing, I did not like how the restaurant was so small and claustrophobic. The new location on Newport Avenue is wonderful....More

Thank Mizmoe
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Good size bar with multiple tv's. We had a large party of 12 and they did a great job. Our waitress ,Madison ,did a wonderful job.They gave us a somewhat private area. We all had different dishes all were very good. Mgt came by to...More

1  Thank Budmanri
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7 April 2017|
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Response from EDWIN M | Property representative |
yes !! everything is made to order and almost anything can be made gluten free, we have gluten free pasta and flour but not bread crumbs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 Newport Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02861-4121
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Pawtucket
  • Phone Number: +1 401-722-6297
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