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Bella Luna - CLOSED

5 Market Square, Knoxville, TN 37902
+1 865-247-7405
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good31%
  • Average22%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible11%
8 Oct 2014
“Great food and wine!”
26 Nov 2013
“The area is what makes it worthwhile”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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5 Market Square, Knoxville, TN 37902
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 8 October 2014

We loved this patio - of course dog friendly and fun. The pricing was so reasonalble and so yummy. Can not believe you can get a bottle of wine and dinner for under $40.00. Love it.

Thank JAMESJEANNELUNA
Reviewed 26 November 2013

Bella Luna is an OK Italian restaurant in the Market Square. And that is their biggest plus. The food is average, so is service. But if you're hungry for Italian, definitely go there if in the area. But I would not make a special trip...

Thank Carioca001
Reviewed 18 October 2013

We went to Bella Luna last night and were disappointed. The bread and salad were fine, but neither meal my wife and I ordered had any flavor. We didn’t care to eat it all, and didn’t want any leftovers! The service was incredibly slow. We...More

Thank Ladyvol
Reviewed 5 October 2013

Things started out well with an outdoor table as we requested on a busy night. We ordered wine. The server came back and said he couldn't remember what we ordered and he had lost his notepad. He came back and said they were out of...More

Thank Boneplate
Reviewed 4 October 2013

Bottom Line: If we were in the mood for Italian and we were in the area, we'd probably come here again, but I wouldn't go out of my way to go here either. Liked: Good menu and food. We had the caprese bites (the tomato...More

Thank Gary K
Reviewed 4 October 2013

We had lunch at Bella Luna and it was, at best, just average. We like the look of the place and service was ok. We both ordered pasta dishes and both were not very impressive. Mine was penne pasta with a tomato sauce and Italian...More

Thank SilverLlama
Reviewed 26 September 2013

I came upon Bella Luna during a work trip to Knoxville, it was within walking distance of my hotel and I thought I would give it a try. I usually go to Tupelo next door, but I was in the mood for italian. The menu...More

1  Thank JennaBird
Reviewed 15 September 2013

We wanted to have lunch outside, before going to the Tennessee Valley Fair, and this was the only restaurant on Market Square that had a table for us. Taylor was our server and was a tad non descript. She went through the motions of serving...More

Thank S-ABSussex
Reviewed 2 September 2013

On Wednesdays they have happy hour all day! The linguine with meatballs was very good; however, the sauce has a kick to it. So if your stomach cannot tolerate spicy it's best to avoid this dish. The tiramisu was very good. The only thing lacking...More

Thank Cheryl F
Reviewed 10 August 2013

We enjoyed dinner at Bella Luna. My husband ordered the Pasta Pomadora. I tasted it and frankly, it was heavy on oregano but otherwise okay. I enjoyed a gluten free entree of pasta capresse and it was really great. A side salad of spinach w/...More

Thank ScotchnSoda1
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  • Address: 5 Market Square, Knoxville, TN 37902
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
  • Phone Number: +1 865-247-7405
Description
Bella Luna Restaurant is the creation of two chefs who want to bring back the essence of Italian food… seasonally-prepared dishes made from the freshest local ingredients. It’s SIMPLE Italian food served with the same warmth and lightheartedness the Italian spirit is known for, all with a modern touch. From antipasti to dessert, each bite is created to delight the palate and each dish combines traditional flavors with contemporary cooking.The MODERN atmosphere comes to life with an inviting bar featuring an extensive wine list to complement any dish. Live jazz performances on Fridays and Saturdays and patio seating for those summer nights on Market Square complete the quintessential downtown vibe.Bella Luna brings casual elegance and fresh ITALIAN food to downtown Knoxville the way it should be…SIMPLE.MODERN.ITALIAN.
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