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Bella Sera Trattoria

422 S Myrtle Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016-2812
+1 626-359-1399
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
422 S Myrtle Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016-2812
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All of the food here is really good, but the meatballs with their housemate marinara sauce is unbelievably great. We go here just to have the meatballs. The appetizer menu is very broad with steamed mussels, brucheta, peaches and burrata, etc.

Thank JMarrs123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband is in City of Hope (which is close to this restaurant) so I had the opportunity to go to this establishment twice in two days. The food was good on both trips and I would rate this restaurant higher expect for an unfortunate...More

1  Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My first time eating here with my best friend. Love downtown Monrovia the boutique shops and restaurants are great and family friendly. We had a booth table towards the front of the restaurant. Try and get there closer to 5 pm to sit out in...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We especially love dining in their outside patio, it's become a great place to take the family including our 18 mo grandson. So much great food to choose from! Start with the bacon wrapped dates, can't go wrong with any of their salads and pizzas...More

Thank ttiffany2016
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We love coming there for Saturday night live music on the patio. It is usually too noisy inside. Food is good, easy to choose from not so long menu. The decoration is very nice and cozy. Food is good, portions are big enough for 2...More

Thank D207CNolgab
Reviewed 1 August 2017

I ate here with a colleague while in the area on business, and it was absolutely delicious. We had the bacon-wrapped scallops on a bed of polenta and chicken marsala and both were so, so good - I mean really good. Every bite was so...More

Thank DorisS50
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We are huge fans of Bella Sera! It's great for a family meal or even a date night, the food is consistently good and the service is wonderful. Try it, you won't regret it.

Thank Jen D
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Bella Sera was a nice place to have dinner on what was a surprisingly-busy weekday evening. Unlike most other patrons, we were able to walk in and get seated immediately; but most people had to wait for a table that night. Our server was decent--not...More

Thank Hugh K
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Loved the scallops with homemade angel hair pasta in lobster reduction sauce ($22). Would return just for that dish. Both the white and red sangria... yes we had to try both 😀 ... are great. Don't miss the quaint covered patio. It is located in...More

Thank avwtravel
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

First time here. We entered the restaurant,. Amanda was warm and friendly. The tables inside the restaurant had cloth table cloths, it looked nice,however very loud, open kitchen, & bar. We asked to sit in the patio area due to the noise. The patio had...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 422 S Myrtle Ave, Monrovia, CA 91016-2812
    (between Lemon Street and Lime Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monrovia
  • Phone Number: +1 626-359-1399
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