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Jenn & Sami's Bella Cucina Restaurant - CLOSED

2909 Trent Rd, New Bern, NC 28562-2031
+1 252-636-0086
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good9%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
15 Apr 2015
“unfortunately gone”
18 Feb 2015
“Inedible!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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2909 Trent Rd, New Bern, NC 28562-2031
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1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed 16 April 2015

this restaurant has been closed for some time and I miss it as sami is a good chef. hopefully, he will open a new place soon

Thank wydrune
Reviewed 18 February 2015

I have never met an Italian dish I didn't like until dining at this restaurant. The only item we could really eat was the bruschetta. The entrees were so bad that my friend and I just kind of stirred them around on the plate so...More

Thank seatrekkie
Reviewed 5 March 2014

I was not at all impressed with this restaurant, I thought the food was just so so and it was a very tiny restaurant and seating a little over crowded for the size. Dark in the restaurant for lunch. This restaurant is no longer open.

Thank auntbee51
Reviewed 28 December 2013

No longer operating.....closed......No longer in business......closed.........no longer operating......business is closed!!

Thank Dianne S
Reviewed 26 May 2013

If you are expecting a true Italian meal, forget this place. The restaurant boasts of a true Italian chef. I expect that the chef may have at one time heard the word "Italian" or happened to know that the country in Europe that looks like...More

Thank Deb R
Reviewed 19 April 2013

Service was friendly. However, they had to make a substitution because they had run out of the lobster ravioli, but when it was time for the check they still charged full priced of $17.95 when I had only received five cheese ravioli with a few...More

Thank Crystle p
Reviewed 18 April 2013

The best italian Restaurant in New Bern. Very friendly and even custom made my order to the way I like it. The service is amazing and if they have their special coffee in stock, it is a must have on the cappuccino. Now if I...More

Thank SandiEodwife08
Reviewed 14 April 2013

Food is the best italian in the area. Great service and Jenn and Sami are the best. Try it you'll love it!

1  Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 14 April 2013

Sami is the real thing. He was accepted to attend Iron Chef contest. He does the cooking with little help. The review about the wine was a legend of themselves as wine expert. The quality is above par, portions above par, and the resturant is...More

Thank ChefIM
Reviewed 30 March 2013

I had high hopes but was disappointed: the food wasn't good. The wine list contained mediocre, over-priced selections. The bread was not Italian--it was frozen or some type of heat and serve rolls...not rustic Italian type bread, or even bread sticks. I ordered a salad...More

1  Thank 394JaneD
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2909 Trent Rd, New Bern, NC 28562-2031 (Formerly Pia's)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-636-0086
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