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12 E Lancaster Ave, Ardmore, PA 19003-2205
+1 610-649-1700
10:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 00:00
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Dennis, Massachusetts
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271 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a pickup/eat-in standard "fast food" pizza joint. The pizza was as promised and on time for pickup. I wasn't very impressed with the lack of a smile, but maybe it had been a long day. Pizza was good, not great. Probably won't return.

Thank Henri Pierre S
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The pizza is great, as are the fries and authentic cheese steaks. When they tell you 20 minutes, get there in 15, or your fries will be cold. This place is a staple for my family on Friday nights; where else would you go?

Thank Rob B
Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

I am writing about the Bella Italia, Pottstown location. I have to write it here because, shockingly, the Pottstown location's reviews have mysteriously disappeared. This is about the owner of both locations, so it applies... It's terribly unfortunate. We've been dedicated customers 2x/month, if not more, since the Pottstown location opened. Every meal was a minimum of $30 (plus tips),... More 

Thank Diana S
Philadelphia, PA, USA
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Your typical pizza joint. I come here with my kids usually for lunch. You can spread out in a booth and not feel like you are bothering everyone else. The pizza is good but they do a nice cheesesteak. There is a good selection of alcoholic drinks for sale.

Thank WildKatz
Omaha, Nebraska
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

One of the best pizzas I've ever had. Fresh ingredients, the sauce was delicious and the crust was perfect. Next time I'm in the area, I will stop by Bella Italia

Thank Tami L
New Britain, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

Their food is DELICIOUS, reasonably priced and quickly served. It has that old school, family-owned Italian Pizza Shop feel! It wasn't our first choice when deciding where to go to eat. But, after our visit, I can't wait to go back!

Thank MarthaGriff
Juno Beach, Florida
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58 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

After hearing so many good things about their pizza we finally decided to try it. We mostly liked it. The quality of the toppings was quite good. Yes, it was a little greasy but I actually like that. The big problem was that the crust was so thin it was soggy. The pizza was not undercooked at all but the... More 

Thank LouVil
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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606 reviews
384 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 646 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

Bella Italia is a decent neighborhood Pizza joint in a small plaza just off the main street (Lancaster Avenue) in Ardmore, PA., on the Main Line west of Phildadelphia. The decor is bright with faux everything, including the faux tiffany lamps. It seems clean enough and the Pizza is fairly thin sliced with a good cheese and decent sauce. But... More 

1 Thank TommyBoy94
Savannah, GA
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2015

Maybe the other people who gave reviews have never eaten pizza before because this was the worst I have ever had. There is no more to say, it was just really bad food. There were six people in our party and we had two pies- all thumbs down. One pizza was supposed to have tomatoes on it but came with... More 

Thank CJinSavannah
New York City, New York
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1,288 reviews
899 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 691 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2014

It's always a battle of opinions when you ask anyone who has the best pizza in the area. However my vote goes to Bella Italia in Ardmore. The building is a little worn and shows a lot of wear and tear over years of service to the area. It's not much to look it with it's hand written signs, faded... More 

Thank James S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Pizza, Italian, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 E Lancaster Ave, Ardmore, PA 19003-2205
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Ardmore
  • Phone Number: +1 610-649-1700

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