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Bella Costa Ristorante

147 Cochituate Rd, Framingham, MA 01701-7821
+1 508-626-1726
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“homemade pasta” (16 reviews)
“veal” (19 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
147 Cochituate Rd, Framingham, MA 01701-7821
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Reviewed yesterday

Bella Costa is a long time favorite for anyone looking for good food from an independent local restaurant. The piano player adds a nice touch to the delicious food.

Thank margal77
Reviewed yesterday

We went there for brunch and I had the Gourmet Eggs Benedict but no matter what the food was excellent. They had a function going on in that area so the restaurant is versatile as well. My table was all very pleased with the food...More

Thank dh9777usa1
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Perhaps the best Italian Restaurant in Metrowest. Great homemade pasta and excellent veal delicious dishes. Bring an appetite as you won’t leave hungry.

Thank Botomline222
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bella Costa will always hold a special place in my heart, having been my mom's favorite place for a meal out. In fact, we came here after her funeral with family and friends to keep her memory alive. It's not necessarily the best Italian food...More

1  Thank HockeyDad95
Reviewed 11 December 2017

While passing through the area stopped here for dinner. I was a bit hesitant as it is in a strip mall but inside you would never know. Nicely lit bar area and lots of table. Restaurant is on the smaller side but it is very...More

1  Thank Travelbugsforlife
Reviewed 7 December 2017

My wife and I eat here often for lunch. Great food great atmosphere, great food and great service. We particularly enjoy the small plate seafood platter and the salads, but really everything is yummy. Never had a bad meal there. Prices are all under $15.00...More

Thank IslandManCapeCodMA
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Well, I didn't write a review of first visit, it would have been the same. 1. Upon seating, the host tipped over wine glass that shattered on the floor...that's human, but it was not a priority to clean up. I had to make it happen...More

1  Thank Diversefi
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We were craving pasta and Bells Costa was close by. I hadn’t been there in years. Found a parking spot and didn’t need to use the valet. The restaurant looked updated and clean. We were seated right away. Drinks were ordered, fresh hot bread was...More

Thank TravelsofD
Reviewed 13 November 2017

My rating is based on the food experience I had with friends and family the other night. Rack of Lamb- this was not the Rack of Lamb I am used to eating in a good restaurant. The first orders were well done. Sent back. The...More

Thank susgames13
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Unlikely strip mall location for delicious Italian food. The calamari appetizer was delicious. My homemade gnocchi was fabulous. Others had the chef's special chicken with homemade pasta. It was lovely as well. All and all, glad we stumbled in.

1  Thank julie b
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Response from CarpeNox | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry but I don't know if they have gluten free alternatives.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 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 - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147 Cochituate Rd, Framingham, MA 01701-7821
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Framingham
  • Phone Number: +1 508-626-1726
  • E-mail
Bella costa Ristorante has been a family operated business since 1986, warm personal service creates a comfortable, home-like atmosphere. The owner/chef and his staff serve you great food prepared with only the finest ingredients, top quality meats and seafood that is delivered fresh daily. We offer to cater any event at the location of your choice or in the perfect setting, our function room. whether you have a wedding reception, business party, baby shower, you can create your own menu from our generous menu offerings and we will attend to your every need we will make sure to make your celebration the one to remember. As a result of our quality food great prices and unsurpassed hospitality, we have received great reviews from local newspapers and the boston globe. Bella Costa has been voted "Best of the Best" for Framingham Best Italian Restaurant and #1 Dinning Excellence for 6 years running.
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