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Zola Italian Bistro

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2955 Bethany Bend, Alpharetta, GA 30004
+1 770-360-5777
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Los Angeles, California
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

I expected more based on the other reviews posted but everything was so so. I didn't realize they didn't offer a full bar, my fault which is normally not a problem but I invited two business people who were disappointed. Wine selection was limited and not so sure they were worth the price but until I gain a palette I... More 

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Thank Mike O
Atlanta, U.S.A.
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141 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Full disclosure: I've known the owner/manager, Jon Mattson, for quite a few years as a patron of the different restaurants he's worked at. To say he knows his way around Italian food and wine is an understatement. We've only been to this relatively new restaurant of his a few times, as it's a pretty long trip from our home, but... More 

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Atlanta
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

This was pretty much horrible. The place has a great, comfortable feel to it when you walk in. Take note: that's the peak moment of the place- when you first walk in. It's downhill from there. Not going to make this long: service was horrible. Just freaking horrible. No detail to the basics. Could not get service. Could not get... More 

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Kissimmee, Florida
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89 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

We were visiting our son and his finance, her family and my sister in Georgia and his fiance made reservations at Zola Italian Bistro. I recently have been placed on a specific food protocol by my doctor, so our son asked me to look at the menu to see if there would be something I could have. As usual nothing... More 

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Thank Laurie K
Atlanta, Georgia
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a dining experience where you can sit back, relax and enjoy your food, this is the place for you. The food was excellent (definitely made to order/fresh), the service was great, and ambiance was nice. The only thing we noticed was that the tables were set pretty close together, a little to close for us. Although... More 

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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69 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Zola is a great little neighborhood Italian restaurant. The food is delicious, plentiful and fairly priced. The wine selection is excellent for a restaurant this size. Service can be spotty but overall we have enjoyed dining there.

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Decatur, Georgia
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284 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2016

We had not been to Zola before. I chose it for my birthday dinner this year because of its menu. I wanted osso bucco for some reason, and many other places that we have eaten before did not offer it. Our waiter was knowledgeable about Italian food and had a great sense of humor. We had outstanding service. The restaurant... More 

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Main Line, PA
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

This place was amazing. Visited last night on night out without the kids. We were greeted and shown to our table by the owner who was around and very involved the whole time we were there. The ambiance/decor if very nice and attractive. You feel like you're in a hip city bistro and not a strip mall in the suburbs.... More 

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San Antonio Texas
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

My husband and napped upon this place after being told Casa Nova had a 35 min wait we had zero expectation just knew we wanted Italian food boy were we glad the other place was too crowed. We started with the meatballs appetizer probably the best we've had in the US (we will be in Rome in three weeks) next... More 

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Milton, Georgia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Real Italian food with a modern décor feel. The complimentary garlic bread is over the top good. Both my wife and I got a pasta dish that excellent. They also have a great wine selection.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2955 Bethany Bend, Alpharetta, GA 30004
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Alpharetta
  • Phone Number: +1 770-360-5777
Description
Foodies & wine enthusiasts will enjoy high quality ingredients
from local farms, house-made mozzarella, unique wines
& friendly service creating a modern, rustic experience.
Authentic Italian cuisine is what we are all about!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?