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Bella Bellissimo

58 Wharf St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
+61 2 6555 6411
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (44 reviews)
“bread” (20 reviews)
“cannoli” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
58 Wharf St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Took the family to Bella Bellissimo for dinner on Saturday night. I had the Pepperoni Pizza. It was delicious. I went for the medium ($19) and is was a good size. My kids went for the Carbonara with Fettuccine ($19). Both loved it. They got...More

Thank Brendan Q
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time we visit Forster we plan at least one meal here. The food is outstanding - authentic Italian! Frank is so welcoming and you can choose from pasta, pizza and my favourite - seafood! Last visit I had the most exquisite spatchcock. It's a...More

Thank nswscrapper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined here for lunch last week. Food was v. good (remember this is Foster). Host very friendly and helpful. Barbecued octopus and fried calamari were excellent. Spaghetti vongole was very good and made to order. Great location and lake view. Parking right outside. The...More

Thank Aussie49er
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just love the pizza, a small one was enough for me and the pasta is also great. the owner is such a lovely fellow, very friendly and will make the pizza to suit you (adding extra)

Thank janet c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Bella for dinner on a Saturday night, it was our first night out without kids in some time and I couldn’t have enjoyed myself more! All staff were incredibly welcoming and accommodating. Food was delicious. It was a warm night but the breeze...More

Thank achris10sen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Forster with friends, wasn’t sure where to have dinner and stumbled on this place by accident, best accident by far amazing food, great atmosphere, excellent service, excellent staff, great menu just can’t go past this restaurant one of the best in Forster, even had...More

Thank aussieboone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner at Bellissimo for my birthday whilst on holidays in Tuncurry. It's a small, tight restaurant but that didn't really bother us. We watched the sunset which was beautiful. The food? Disappointing. We ordered garlic bread which turned out to be garlic pizza...More

Thank Tracey S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with family on a weekend in February, and really cannot fault the food or the staff. The pizzas are a decent size and tasty, pasta was also lovely. They allow BYO wine, one of the only restaurants in Forster with BYO. The staff...More

Thank Mel6047
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Really enjoyed our dining experience. Food was authentic Italian and tasted great. Wait times for food weren't long, food portions are reasonable. Staff were attentive and friendly. This place gets busy and is small, so making a reservation is a MUST before hand, otherwise you...More

1  Thank twins151010
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

This was my first dining in at Bella Bellissimo, I have done the takeaway plenty of times over the years. Excellent food from the entree to the main. The service was great too.

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24 February 2018|
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Response from Joel A | Reviewed this property |
Not overly expensive in my opinion
12 May 2017|
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Response from Mary-Anne J | Reviewed this property |
Didn't use a take away menu sorry.
10 February 2015|
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Response from maryannmanchee | Reviewed this property |
I can't answer that question as I don't eat pizza. They are very obliging and if you want a small pizza I am sure they will do that for you. Sometimes when I go for dinner and want a small meal of what is on the menu they... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Wharf St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Forster
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6555 6411
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