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la bella Italian Restaurant and pizzeria

2454 Lafayette Rd, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5619
+1 603-319-8213
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
6 Jun 2016
“What a disappointment”
5 Dec 2015
“Excellent food”
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2454 Lafayette Rd, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5619
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 6 June 2016

Drove to Portsmouth last night to dine at La Bella.....we love that restaurant - I've written a review last year.....well....it was closed - by the looks of the construction it doesn't just seem to be renovations.....I think that they are gone.... Hopefully Sam and Enis...More

1  Thank Cantin2
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

Excellent food large portions plenty of left overs the wait staff were friendly and courteous would recommend this establishment to everyone

1  Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 5 December 2015

We went there for lunch as Shio's next door was closed and our kitchen was being rebuilt. The service was friendly, we were the only guests. The food was inexpensive and decent. Would not call it true Italian, caters to American-Italian food lovers.

Thank Eszter B
Reviewed 24 October 2015

I have been to Italy 5plus times and this is the closest to the best italian food In New Hampshire I have ever had....also I am an Italian girl from jersey

2  Thank Mary B
Reviewed 20 October 2015

A gettogether with our friends and an internet search for Italian restaurants half way between our home bases, turned up this little gem of a place. Driving into a strip Mall, our expectations were not high. But entering the restaurant, the decor made us feel...More

1  Thank FreeAsABee
Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

Our most favorite place when we want to go out for Italian food great food great staff great people you cannot go wrong if you're looking for a good Italian meal

1  Thank Russell B
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Stopped by to have lunch. Never there before. Very attentive and courteous server. Excellent tiramisu. Pasta entrees left to be desired. Overcooked (waitress did say that if done "al dente" as it should, "locals complain of not being cooked enough"). I can understand that but...More

Thank jack M
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Me and my Husband went to labella last night for our anniversary dinner, The food was great and it was a reasonable price considering you can bring your own wine. The service was great and the place was very clean, I will defiantly be back.

1  Thank zoeyM15
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

Last night I went to La Bella with my wife and 15 mths old son. Food was average and very expensive as per the quality. What made me write this review is the behaviour of female server. My son threw the forks down the table...More

3  Thank Geenu S
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

As I waited for my family to get back from the beach I did some research on a good place to eat. This restaurant got great reviews and the menu had a lot to pick from. We got a table for 8 and split the...More

Thank Sherrie D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2454 Lafayette Rd, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5619
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-319-8213
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