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Ciao Bella Restaurant

1514 US Highway 41, Schererville, IN 46375-1316
+1 219-322-6800
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (29 reviews)
“buratta” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1514 US Highway 41, Schererville, IN 46375-1316
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have frequented Italian restaurants all across NW Indiana and the Chicago metropolitan area. CIAO BELLA has the finest Spaghetti & Meatballs we have ever had in a restaurant. We have been there twice and couldn't resist the Spaghetti & Meatballs the second time because...More

Thank Don S
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We made a last minute reservation for a birthday dinner. We seated right away in a very busy restaurant! Our waitress was attentive without being overbearing, knowledgeable in the menu and wine list and was great with the kids in our group. We could not...More

Thank Twinmommy123
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Great food, great wine. Nice atmosphere they were very accommodating to me and my fri Nd to share plates. Would for sure recommend this place. Great experience

Thank Trissegirl
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Work used catering service and it was horrible. Meatballs (if you could call them that) were horrible. They tasted like something you would find in cans. They seemed like they used so much bread crumbs to bind the little meat that was in them No...More

1  Thank mexicangirl2
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

On 1-17-2018, my husband surprised me after work with an intimate birthday dinner at Ciao Bella. I had heard of the restaurant, but never eaten at it before. It is not hard to find at all. It is quaint with a romantic ambience. Our waitress...More

1  Thank KompassionateDr
Reviewed 25 December 2017

We go there about once a month and appreciate that the adventurous menu changes frequently and seasonally. The cocktails are full strength and made right unlike so many of the places in the area. The waitstaff is almost always on their game, and the experienced...More

Thank DavidSchmavid
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Although they are very well known for their pasta's and veal I feel all of their selections are a taste bud delight. I enjoyed the Tonna All Aglio Dolce, which is a perfectly seared Ahi-Tuna over a spinach and asparagus bed of vegetables. The perfect...More

Thank T5729PGstevem
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Arrived 15 minutes early for our reservation, hostess tried to seat us at a tiny table in a corner, which we refused. There were many empty tables, but we were told they were not available to our party of 4. My husband indicated we would...More

Thank pickytravel0r
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Appetizer was delicious, had a salad with rasperries and goat cheese that was delious. Pasta wad amazing and a very generous portion. Terramazu for desert was a very generous portion. Nice selection of wines. Service was excellent. Did not need a reservation for a weekday.

Thank Kerry C
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Appetizers of grilled calamari and the antipasto were quite good. Steak was done perfectly, eggplant parmagiana was done well. Veal entrees were overdone just a bit. They have nice bottles of house wines. Desserts were quite good. Complaint about veal was well received -- desserts...More

Thank Janice R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1514 US Highway 41, Schererville, IN 46375-1316
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Schererville
  • Phone Number: +1 219-322-6800
  • E-mail
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