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Bella's Cafe & Bistro

117 Victoria St, Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
902-660-3090
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (23 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Canadian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
117 Victoria St, Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
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1 - 10 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 7 November 2017

I was in Amherst for a tourism gathering & our group had an evening meal plus used the meeting room at Bella's the next day. Our meeting was catered a lunch by the Bella's Staff. I was really impressed with the choices on Bella's Menu....More

Thank SuncatcherTruro
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely evening great service and delicious foods! Local craft beer tasting and wine tasting too! Triders red beer was delicious as was the Cabernet Rosh from Joist winery. The Mango salsa salmon was cooked perfectly served on a bed of basmati rice with steamed veggies!...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Dinner with family and friends. Service was attentive and server was knowledgeable about the menu. An excellent menu, and the three of us made different selections, all of which were excellent. Stick to the small salad unless you are really hungry, as it is good...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Ordered the seafood alfredo. This was one of the top three meals of a 9 day trip to Nova Scotia and PEI. I would highly recommend this Bistro. Excellent service as well!

Thank drbranton3
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Limited food selection but amazingly talented musical group. Two talented guitar players, a stand up bass player, and an eclectic song selection.

Thank Russell J
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I've been here 2 times and the people there make me feel welcome. It's a down home restaurant with a little of Grandma's china. Definitely the go-to place for business lunch.

Thank tdouglasplating
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere in this café is only so-so. It has nothing special. The seafood chowder had a good flavour, but was more like a soup (not thick at all). It came with rolls, which were delicious. The nachos were ok, but had nothing special about...More

Thank AKDNRN
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

After a bit of shopping, we decided to have a coffee break. It was a holiday and a lot of places were closed. The name says cafe but it wasn't really set up as such, it was set up more for dining then a coffee....More

Thank Darren F
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We dined at Bella's and for most if the time were the only ones there. We do appreciate that out in the wild west dinner is taken much earlier than in Europe, but we no not want dinner at 5:30. The starters we has were...More

2  Thank Paul_of_Ashby
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We were driving from Prince Edward Island to Fredericton when we needed lunch and saw this charming cafe's reviews on TripAdvisor. It is a comfortable and friendly place, we are especially happy they were able to make our little one some pasta for lunch, as...More

Thank kurokitty
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 Victoria St, Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: 902-660-3090
Description
902-660-3090 - must add this to the list, a choice for people who do not want fast food nor pub food nor ok chinese. Huge surprise to find this delightful restaurant in this town. Lovely watercolors by local artist, guitar player - excellent food - went back twice in 24 hours - supper was beautiful haddock, rice and veg $12. Went back for lunch - yummy panini $8 , chowder $6 and salads $8. Very reasonable
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