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Via Bella

1962 S River Rd, River Bend Plaza, Des Plaines, IL 60018-3206
+1 847-824-5300
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12 Oct 2017
“An average pizza joint”
31 May 2017
“Three Little Words”
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11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza
1962 S River Rd, River Bend Plaza, Des Plaines, IL 60018-3206
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Via Bella is a small pizza place located across from the river on River Rd. It offers take-out and delivery, as well as a small dining area. We ordered a thin crust cheese and sausage pizza and we both thought it was good, though, to...More

Thank Allen21096
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I read another review which heralded this pizza restaurant, so I went there. BIG Mistake. What the reviewer obviously didn't know, was what taste was. This particular establishment makes pizzas which lack three basic ingredients - taste, flavor, and substance. Translated, it didn't have any...More

Thank Emil P
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

BYOB. The food is beyond words! It's worth the wait!! The sauces are not heavy, very nice. Calamari is a must. End with great espresso!

Thank Zimm001
Reviewed 23 August 2015

I was hungry and they delivered until midnight. The service was great but the pizza was not very good. This is right outside Chicago, it should have been way better. The crust was doey, the sauce had almost no flavor, the toppings were light. I...More

Thank Brian N
Reviewed 7 November 2014

At O'Hare Airport Hotel and ordered delivery from this place. What a nightmare! Took an hour to arrive (but that wasn't the worst part)..The antipasto salad was basically a big bowl of lettuce with lots and lots of raw onions, paper-thin strips (and I mean...More

Thank Carrotqueen214
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
15:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1962 S River Rd, River Bend Plaza, Des Plaines, IL 60018-3206
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Des Plaines
  • Phone Number: +1 847-824-5300
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