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Bella Italia The Strand

££ - £££
Covent Garden
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65 Strand, London WC2N 5LR, England
+44 20 7839 3705
09:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 09:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

My sister and I visited Bella Italia on the Strand for lunch on Saturday 20 May 2017. It was busy but we were given a choice of tables and we chose a table upstairs. We had hardly reached the table when the waiter (Gabriel) appeared with the menus and asked us for our drinks order. We asked for a few... More 

Thank EssieJ123
1 review
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The service was brilliant and the dishes just yummy! Very good timing even when the restaurant was busy on a Saturday evening. The best was the new dessert chocolate brownie that our waitress Andrea recommend us. Definitely will come back in the next visit to London.

Thank RobDugg
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went there for a breakfast time and attend a meeting. Nice environment. The waiter was friendly and polite. Would recommend this place definitely.

Thank Shahriyarmahmud
London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The food is great, lots of variety and reasonably priced being in downtown London. The staff is attentive ,respectful and fun, our server Mateusz Was awesome, he made our dining experience the best and enjoyable time!

3 Thank AmberraRogers
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent pizzas. Not sparse on the ingredients. Not so common in many pizzerias in the country. Dessert was excellent. That's rare enough to be mentioned in this country as well. We took the cheapest £15 Red wine bottle which happens to be good even on a French scale of standard red wines. Good and friendly service. Nice decoration and in... More 

1 Thank Alain M
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We often visit various branches of Bella Italia as the food and service has always been excellent. We have visited the Strand twice and although the food is very good the service is disappointing. We did not get the dessert we had ordered ( altho' it was very nice!) and the bill was presented to us and then taken away... More 

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Thank Shelagh M
Walton-On-Thames, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We arrived a little earlier than our booking and our waiter Ibrahim was keen to offer us the best table for our needs, patiently explaining the benefits of each option. Good menu choice including Gluten Free options. All meals perfectly prepared, tasty and timely. Would visit again, made to feel very comfortable, Ibrahim was the perfect Maitre D.

Thank harrisfamily2016
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We ate here on a family weekend break to London after a *very* disappointing experience down the road. If you have ever been to a Bella Italia then you know that it is a good mid-range chain eatery. This place takes all the best bits of that formula and matches it to a great central London location, friendly staff and... More 

Thank Willcoxmnk
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Having walked round London admiring the sights we arrived about 8.30pm with 2 tired and hungry teens. Warm and friendly welcome from the team who quickly took drinks order and returned with them. Food was ordered and brought back quickly. Very tasty and we paid and were on our way in no time. Great for a quick meal in central... More 

Thank WelshLainey
Raunds, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The waiter was so kind and friendly as he served us before the 100 or so students that had just arrived. The food was as is always at any Bella Italia consistently tasty and enjoyable. Ideal position on the Strand opposite The Adelphi Theatre.where we had just been.

Thank Graham B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$20
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 Strand, London WC2N 5LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Covent Garden
  • Neighbourhood: Covent Garden
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7839 3705
On the Strand, Bella Italia offers Italian cuisine in warm, inviting surroundings. From the varied menu, choose from a wide selection of pizzas, pasta and fresh salads. Featuring Italian-style cosy decor, Bella Italia Strand has an excellent ambience. With an eclectic variety of dishes, this restaurant features a range of tasty pasta dishes like penne sautéed with duck and plum sauce or spaghetti with prawns in a spicy tomato sauce. The tempting dessert menu offers sweet treats like tiramisu, three layer lemon tart or Italian-style banoffee pie. As well as a range of Italian beers, Bella Italia offers an all-Italian wine list with a good selection of whites, reds and roses.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Covent Garden
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