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Bella Monica Italian Restaurant

3121 Edwards Mill Rd Ste 103, Raleigh, NC 27612-5369
+1 919-881-9778
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“flatbread” (24 reviews)
“cannoli” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3121 Edwards Mill Rd Ste 103, Raleigh, NC 27612-5369
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1 - 10 of 293 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service. Loved sitting outside. We had the meat lasagna and stuffed shells both were fantastic! Would recommend to anyone who loves Italian!

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very crowded and I can't figure out why! The service was average at best. We were seated immediately, got water immediately and waited for waiter/waitress. Took our drink order, waited a bit. It took more time than I would have liked to get everything. The...More

Thank Charlie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dined at Bella Monica last weekend and had a wonderful experience. We arrived around 8 PM, and had seen online that if you did not have a reservation you may be out of luck. So we were not surprised when the hostess asked us...More

Thank mvhatteras
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bella Monica has been around since 2000. It has succeeded with quality customer service and great food. When you arrive, you are immediately greeted and the staff make you feel welcomed. It still feels like a neighborhood restaurant. Bella Monica is also located near Rex...More

Thank wayLeadsOn2way
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Recommended by the front desk staff at the Marriott when we asked for good Italian. What an awesome recommendation. Should have made a reservation but luckily since we were only 2 we were seated quickly. The Focaccia bread, delicious ! Caesar Salad, unlike any I...More

1  Thank Cindy D
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I do a lot of reviews - hundreds. I can count on one hand my five stars. Oddly enough, I have only ordered one item each of the four times I have been here. You guessed it, the chicken parm. It's top notch - and...More

1  Thank segs77
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Met with a fairly large group of friends for dinner here (sans reservation) and the waitstaff graciously arranged tables and made us feel at home. Menu is full of decadent and delicious offerings - loved the calamari and bruschetta appetizers and enjoyed the Frutti di...More

Thank Katie D
Reviewed 2 August 2017

My wife & I have visited Bella Monica close to 20 times (including reserving their back room for a New Year's dinner). This review is specific to our recent lunch visit. My wife got the arugula salad. I got the pear & gorgonzola salad. We...More

Thank Jared K
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Great ambiance. Wonderfully delicious food. Wait staff were great and food came hot. Our waitress brought our daughter a candle in a cannoli, that was so kind and earned them a 5 th star for kindness!! Teamwork was evident as they help each other get...More

Thank peter p
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Let me start with - Bella Monica would normally get a 4.0 from me for their food (we live in the neighborhood and are periodic customers). But I had an unusual circumstance recently that has lowered my rating. My credit card was charged a mere...More

Thank Sharon L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3121 Edwards Mill Rd Ste 103, Raleigh, NC 27612-5369
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-881-9778
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