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Bella Cosi Modern Italian Restaurant

22 Thomas St, Brisbane, Queensland 4032, Australia
+61 7 3100 9620
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiramisu” (9 reviews)
“duck” (12 reviews)
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
22 Thomas St, Brisbane, Queensland 4032, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The night started out perfectly we were waited on in a timely manner and were all sipping on cocktails within 20 minutes of being seated. This is where it started to become dissappointing. It was by far the worse french martini i have ever had...More

Thank Unhappyaunty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the time I booked on line to the end of the meal Bella Cosi looked after us. We were in Brisbane from NSW. Seeking a special surprise in lieu of birthday cake, the restaurant made a great suggestion which they delivered on. The four...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Food & service were both exemplary. Recommend you book as popular due to the quality. Not cheap but we were enjoying a weekend in Brisbane - yes we'd go back :-)

1  Thank Denise B
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We were bought a voucher for a joint birthday present to dine at Bella Cosi for $150. First impressions were very good. A nice atmosphere, good decor, perfectly lit environment ( not too bright but romantic) and clean. The staff were friendly and we had...More

1  Thank Dean G
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food, great service and casual but classy setting. It's about time the Northside got a decent Italian restaurant.

1  Thank 792cameronm
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We booked in advance and were reassured could get a table to allow privacy for breastfeeding. Arrived and were allocated a table then female manager came over, wanting to move us and said we couldn’t have the table. We booked for dinner at 5:30pm and...More

3  Thank 150beckj
Vincent B, Owner at Bella Cosi Modern Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 December 2017

So you are beyond a joke. You’ve posted on Google, Zomato and now here on TripAdvisor. You are so upset that you feel you need to tell everyone. Add to that that all your reviews on ALL forums are negative! You can’t compliment when the...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Since moving to Chermside, we've dined at Bella Cosi quite a few times now (whenever we have something to celebrate). The food is delicious - The Duck Lasagne and the Veal Scallopine have probably been our favourites. Good wine selection & also plenty of delicious...More

1  Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

We recently visited Bella Cosi at Chermside with a group of friends. The menu choices were both expected as an Italian restaurant but also with some added bonus choices which were very enjoyable. We also made a comment during the evening that although there were...More

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Beautiful Italian vibe, nice music, very friendly service and food are excellent! Specially Veal Scaloppine was divine. Tender veal in a creamy mushroom brandy jus, amazingly delicious. Even rosemary roasted duck fat potato was so nice. We love this dish so much. And Duck Lasagna...More

1  Thank Rainbowrider2016
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Albany Creek
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Great food and friendly and efficient service. Everyone in our group enjoyed the whole experience. We'll certainly be returning. Thanks!

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Sam P
7 September 2017|
Response from Vincent B | Property representative |
Hi, We are fully licensed and don't offer BYO. Closing time varies depending on diners. We do ask that people book and we base our close time on last diners booked. Generally kitchen starts to close around 9:00pm based on... More
Jackie C
10 November 2016|
Response from BellaCosi | Property representative |
Hi Jackie Street parking is available. Also there are carparks behind the offices on Gympie road that are available in the evenings.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$33
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Thomas St, Brisbane, Queensland 4032, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3100 9620
  • E-mail
Bella Cosi Modern Italian Restaurant has set the standard for high quality dining in the Chermside area. Constantly acknowledged by our diners for outstanding cuisine, Bella Cosi is a rare find in suburban Brisbane. Rich and delicious food passionately prepared and aimed at ensuring the tradition of Italian food lives in every dish. In a modern decor with private dining options and fully licensed (no BYO), our wine list features a mix of Italian, Australian and New Zealand wines that complement our menu. Everyone is welcome with an excellent variety for gluten free and vegetarian diners. Our “Belle Bambini” children’s menu makes family dining easy. 120 seats including a private dining room/conference room available with 30 seats. Function and off-site catering. Banquet Style Menus available. Gift vouchers available.
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