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Bella Cucina

5177 Southport Supply Rd SE, Southport, NC 28461-5501
+1 910-454-4540
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good29%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (69 reviews)
“bread” (26 reviews)
“garlic knots” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5177 Southport Supply Rd SE, Southport, NC 28461-5501
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Reviewed 8 December 2016

Bella Cucina has consistently good dishes. Many of the dishes are Southern Italian, but they also source local seafood to create interesting and tasty dishes. They also have smaller portions (Voglia, or Cravings) of their more popular dishes, but do not expect to go hungry...More

Thank PaulSuzanneTravel
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Very convenient location if you are staying at the Hampton Inn, just walk across the parking lot. My wife and I had subs for lunch and the were made perfectly. Some of the best subs I have had in a while. Later we decided to...More

Thank Brisco22
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Once my girlfriend and I walked into the door it took 5 minutes before we were even greeted. Then another 5 to get seated. All servers were wearing something different and it was confusing at times. Thought they should all be wearing the same type...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant never disappoints. The atmosphere is cozy, the waitresses are pleasant and the food is always delicious!!

Thank donna g
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We were only in town for the weekend, and we ate here twice! They have an amazing garlic oil that they bring to the table with bread. We took home leftovers it was so tasty! My friend is gluten free and loved their pasta and...More

Thank allisonmarie627
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Had lunch here and the food was pretty good. they make a very good salad and their grinders were good as well.

Thank renpwar
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Cassidy was our server and she did an exceptionally fine job. She was able to get a special dish prepared (mussels and linguini) that was not on the menu. Mussels and sauce were excellent and there was plenty of bread to ensure no sauce escaped...More

1  Thank EndlessSummerCaptain
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

6 of us had dinner in which one meal was better than the next. Ms. Tracy came out from the kitchen and we had the opportunity to praise her food and be amazed by her personality. Our service was EXCELLENT. 3 of of our 6...More

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BellaCucinaNC, General Manager at Bella Cucina, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2016

Thank you so much for your kind words. So glad you enjoyed everything. Yes, the cravings are a big hit for either sampling or for those who aren't super hungry. Hope to see you again soon! -Tom

Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Hats off to the chef!!! Great food and great detail for the freshest ingredients. Please don't hesitate to try specials prepared by their great chef!! Service was excellent and everything was on point. We have been here on several occasions and always the same attention...More

1  Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This place was a HUGE disappointment! We ordered our meal & waited almost an hour to get served! 10 minutes after being seated,The "waitress" (server) took our order. 20 minutes later, she brought the salads & bread. After ANOTHER 40 minute wait, she finally brought...More

1  Thank Dan B
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Libby G
4 April 2017|
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Response from BellaCucinaNC | Property representative |
Thank you for asking. Trip Advisor won't allow me to post a link to our page or attach a file so I'll attempt to paste it. We also have daily dinner specials including fresh local seafood. Here goes... Antipasto... More
Dave W
17 June 2016|
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Response from BellaCucinaNC | Property representative |
We do offer gluten-free options. All of our pasta dishes that typically include either penne, linguine or spaghetti can be substituted with gluten-free pasta. We can also make any medium (14") pizza with a gluten-free pizza... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 8:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5177 Southport Supply Rd SE, Southport, NC 28461-5501
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +1 910-454-4540
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