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Bella Mia - CLOSED

58 S 1st St, San Jose, CA 95113-2406
+1 408-280-1993
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good26%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
28 Apr 2014
“Not so good any more”
5 Mar 2014
“nice downtown venue”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American
$$ - $$$
58 S 1st St, San Jose, CA 95113-2406
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Reviewed 28 April 2014

I have come back here for many years, and at first I liked it a lot. But for the last couple of years I think the place has become worse. The food is ok, but not more. The service has become a bit slow and...More

1  Thank AHR74
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Very close to the light rail station sits this very nice Italian restaurant in downtown San Jose. The food selection is very expansive and quite good. The portions are substantial. You are also given the option of several drink combinations or flights including red or...More

1  Thank CruisingCalifornian
Reviewed 2 February 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed our meal from bread served first through the wonderful bread pudding we had for dessert. Service was friendly and helpful. We were glad we chose this place!

Thank Jodi R
Reviewed 2 January 2014

We asked our hotel for an upscale Italian eatery and were sent here. It was only on the Olive Garden level. There was Spam type meat in our pizza. Nursing home style veggies with our Chicken Marsala. The dishes weren't truly Italian. The decor was...More

Thank boobot1
Reviewed 13 November 2013

Food and service were excellent! Liked the special 'half one and half the other 'entree from choices of Italian dishes. Excellent wine selection and very knowledgeable wait staff. Dessert choice was difficult. They all looked great.

Thank G8156BStomh
Reviewed 30 October 2013

From Connecticut we planned our wedding rehearsal dinner (34 Persons) upstairs, at the Bella Mia of San Jose Ca at the recommendation of the mother of the bride. The on-line contracts, menus, and dialogue with the banquet coordinator were seamless, and everything was in place,...More

1  Thank Gerald M
Reviewed 28 October 2013

What a wonderful night! Had nice time with our family at a lovely restaurant. The food was good and appealed to the little ones as well as the grownups. Waitstaff was very attentive and pleaant. The streets leading up to it reminded me of New...More

Thank Esoterica10
Reviewed 7 October 2013

I read reviews on this restaurant on a few review sites, and thought it would be a good choice for italian. The decor was nice, as it is housed in an older building in downtown San Jose. The air wafted with the scent of freshly...More

1  Thank Jenn H
Reviewed 13 September 2013

It is a great place for salads... and the patio seating is just lovely. The food is just okay... but you can't go wrong with pasta.

1  Thank sejs2007
Reviewed 7 August 2013

I am often visiting Italian places in all parts of the country. this one reminded me of the nice family ones my family used to go to together growing up. I hired my new pedi cab driver friend all night and went all over the...More

Thank HumpboldtCounty
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 S 1st St, San Jose, CA 95113-2406
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-280-1993
  • E-mail
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