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“Very good” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Isola Bella

Isola Bella
Cuisines: Italian, German
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Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Very good”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2012 via mobile

Authentic Italian food. Friendly servers. English spoken and menu. No Wifi. Recommended.

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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
1 review
“Completely authentic Italian!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2012

Gianni is an amazing person, and has been cooking authentic itailian since he was fourteen. All of his ingredients are fresh from markets, and he uses nothing from cans for anything.vits all homemade, and delicious. I got there at least once a week, if not more. Always ask what his special of the day is!

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Spangdahlem, Germany
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70 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“Amazing Carryout Pizza”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2011

We just moved into town and are trying the village restaurants. Isola Bella is close enough to walk to, so it was first on our list. We were pleasantly surprised when they offered delivery and carry out service. We have actually not eaten in the restaurant but have had delivery and carryout service numerous times.

I have to say, the pizza is the star of the show. Traditional thin crust with more then enough combinations to please anyone. We haven't had a single pizza we don't like. We tend to be traditionalists, Margarita and pepperoni our the two types we can always agree on. Both are excellent and large enough to split with a salad and bread order.

I have tried some of the baked pasta dishes as well as the pizza. They are not as good as the pizza and the ham and tortellini was a total disaster thanks to the oily sauce and gristly ham. I've also tried the spaghetti bologna and found the meat gristly and the pasta overcooked.

We stick with the pizza and salad and enjoy it every time. This is a regular on our rotation. The prices are fair, the pizza and salat is excellent, and to order carry out we've never waited longer than 20 minutes for our order to be ready. Service is always friendly and quick.

  • Visited November 2011
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“The best Italian food outside of Italy! Gionni is great and always makes us feel welcome.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2008

The best Italian food outside of Italy! Gionni is great and always makes us feel welcome.

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