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Bella Saratoga

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14503 Big Basin Way, Saratoga, CA 95070-6011 (Saratoga Sunnyvale Rd.)
+1 408-741-5115
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10:00 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Saratoga, California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Have fun al fresco with Bella Saratoga outside or in. Great for lunch with girlfriends, too. I've been more times than I can count...

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Thank Adventuring-Annie
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

What better place for a summer dinner on the patio? Bella Saratoga - both the venue and the food has gone through several iterations. And it's still good. Saturday evening guitarist serenade. Pretty much everyone has the cioppino. Key Lime pie was the best ever. We all lived happily ever after.

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Thank 10362
Cupertino, California
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

nice victorian house turned into Italian restaurant, Sunday brunch Enjoyable ambiance, food so-so, good price

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Carmel, California
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23 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We had a late breakfast on the porch of this 100 year old house that reminded me of times I've broken fast at a nonna's trattoria. The street is a thoroughfare that motorcycles love to use to ride the ridge line that rises above the town. So, there were the occasional roars. But, this noise was offset by the gentle... More 

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Thank feralmonk
Saratoga, California
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We love to come to this restaurant on special occasions. The food is very good and the atmosphere can be very private (almost like your own dining room) if you sit on the second floor or very California-like if you sit on the patio outside. Plenty of parking behind. Italian food at its best. This place has been around for... More 

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Thank Greg P
Saratoga, California
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72 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Food is OK, place is a little out dated. But I really liked the brunch in terrace, so nice and peaceful, with live music too.

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Thank Cathy S
CA
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65 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Be it patio or indoors, make reservations and sit back and enjoy great food, service and wine. Portions are reasonable so that you can have a salad or appetizer. Wine list is not large but the wait staff knows it well. Lots of boutique wines that will surprise and delight.

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Thank ponderosapine
Paris, France
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88 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

After lots of heavy meals and large portions, and a long day on the road, we stopped here purely by chance as driving through Saratoga and thought it looked beautiful and stopped for a wander. The restaurant looked so charming from the outside and it's gentle non-intrusive live music created a lovely atmosphere we decided to eat there. Service was... More 

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Fair Oaks, California
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely outdoor setting gets 5 stars. The food was a 4. We had a Caesar salad with chicken and Gorgonzola salad. Both were good not great

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Thank DiDifoodie
Saratoga, California
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Bella Saratoga has been a "go to" place of ours for years when we have out-of-town guests or are celebrating a family birthday. The outdoor dining for brunch or lunch is so fun; it's airy and light and you can people-watch. Service is always friendly and attentive. We've also eaten here many times on cold, winter nights and found the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14503 Big Basin Way, Saratoga, CA 95070-6011
    (Saratoga Sunnyvale Rd.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Saratoga
  • Phone Number: +1 408-741-5115

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?