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Biella - CLOSED

227 Water St, Excelsior, MN 55331-1824
+1 952-474-8881
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good18%
  • Average27%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible15%
5 Dec 2013
29 Jul 2013
Restaurant Hours Closed
227 Water St, Excelsior, MN 55331-1824
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Reviewed 5 December 2013

It was a fun place for cocktails and dinner. Bad acoustics, very hard to hear conversations. The food was always good if somewhat overpriced.

1  Thank Lu P
Reviewed 29 July 2013 via mobile

FYI Biella sadly closed. I would have ended my review there but TripAdvisor is telling me my review has to be 100 characters long!

Reviewed 7 May 2013

Linda took me back to our favorite Italian restaurant last night. As usual the owner Mark was there to greet us. I had the Seafood Putaneska with scallops, shrimp, lobster, artichoke hearts, mushrooms and a host of other great ingredients. Linda had their Spaghetti Carbonara....More

4  Thank Randy L
Reviewed 20 December 2012

We had a great dinner here several years ago with friends when we visited from OR. Couldn't remember the name but walked the charming main street of Excelsior until we found it again. Great food and service. We'll be back.

8  Thank sattoolong
Reviewed 19 November 2012

My wife and another couple had the pleasure of dining here on Sat. night (11/17/12). Our server was spot on (esp. with the wine he paired with our entrees). We had calamari and scallops carpaccio for app's, the beet salad (awesome), wife had lamb chops...More

7  Thank frequentdiner101
Reviewed 28 October 2012

Biella is a great little restaurant for a romantic dinner or dinner out with friends. Be sure to book a table, as it is small and fills up fast. We had very attentive and knowledgeable service, great suggestions on menu items. We each ordered something...More

8  Thank Daisy095
Reviewed 1 September 2012 via mobile

Bella is located in a turn of the 19th century building. A wide, open space with a tall ceiling covered in tin. Lovely to look at, but impossible to have a conversation when busy. And on a summer holiday weekend the place was packed. The...More

Thank HowdyDoody4
Reviewed 19 August 2012

Our party of four dined at Biella tonight, a Saturday. We made a reservation for 7:15 and we were seated immediately upon arrival. The waitstaff were very attentive, but not overbearing and we did not feel hurried or rushed. The menu not overly large, but...More

2  Thank mjonairn
Reviewed 1 August 2012

My girl friend and I had a wonderful meal once again. A gorgeous evening and a great meal, The scallops were to die for, the mussels were excellent and the pasta putanesca was good. Inside was a little noisy but the sidewalk seating was wonderful.

2  Thank Steve55331
Reviewed 17 July 2012

We went as a special birthday dinner. But it just missed the mark. The food was expensive, not that tasty. The portions were small. The atmosphere was okay the chairs were uncomfortable and the table barely big enough for the 4 of us. It was...More

Thank lori730
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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  • Address: 227 Water St, Excelsior, MN 55331-1824
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Excelsior
  • Phone Number: +1 952-474-8881
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