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Bella Notte

3715 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40503-4441
+1 859-245-1789
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3715 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40503-4441
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The atmosphere is going for romantic but just ends up dark.The food is decently priced. The staff is friendly and helpful. The food however was not the best. It was mediocre.Some people may like it but neither myself nor my hubby were impressed and will...More

Thank Stacey M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Since we moved to Lexington, we have celebrated all important family gatherings at this restaurant in the patio part by the fireplace. The food is great, the service is good, and the ambiance is sweet. We love that the decor never changes. It is always...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, and great food!! This gem is kind of hidden away near the Fayette Mall, but worth the trouble of finding it. I enjoyed the Penne Kalamata, which was a butter coated pasta tossed with pine nuts and kalamata olives, while my mother enjoyed...More

Thank lovingabe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am remiss in not reviewing this restaurant sooner and paying the homage it is due. Belle Notte is consistently a pleasurable experience. I have dined their at least 10 times and have always walked away pleased. Last night was no exception. From a simple...More

Thank Teleosurd
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We’ve always enjoyed our visits here, and we had a great time. Maybe it was just an off night, but my specific meal was terrible. I ordered the veal piccata. AWFUL. The meat was very over done, tough and there was no piccata sauce per...More

1  Thank lexy57
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We have never been to Bella Notte. We live in Louisville but we were in Lexington for a fundraiser. We found Bella Notte online, and it was terrific. We will come back! I had the rigatoni crema. It was delicious. My husband had the penne...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has been in business over 20 years. They’ve learned a few things. I love the spicy pasta. Lots of great specials.

Thank Ron E
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to Bella Notte. The menu offers typical Italian faire with some nice additions. The wine and spirits menu was extensive. The bar area seemed lively and inviting. We had a corner window seat that was very nice. It was a...More

Thank KyRich
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Bella Notte is part of a local restaurant group with the benefits of a chain (Comfortable, nicely decorated interior, dependable and quick service, and good food for the price). This is a large, bustling place, but it is divided into smaller rooms that can make...More

Thank doco214
Reviewed 30 December 2017

This is one of our favorites in Lexington. The food and the service is always excellent. It's always a special dining experience..... I would highly recommend it!!!

Thank Cheryl M
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Response from Kathy F | Reviewed this property |
Nope-people wear anything out to dinner anymore & this restaurant is no exception.
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Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
they are accomidating and should gladly help you with a lunch steak.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3715 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40503-4441
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-245-1789
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