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Bella Gente

265 S New Prospect Rd, Jackson, NJ 08527-1762
+1 732-987-6200
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good11%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible22%
5 Jun 2015
“It doesn't exist anymore, it is now Brooklyn Square Pizza”
15 Aug 2013
“No longer open”
265 S New Prospect Rd, Jackson, NJ 08527-1762
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Reviewed June 5, 2015

It was just average and that is probably why they closed. I called and told the owner the two meals I had there were average at best and he replied that they had the same cook as the old restaurant that they replaced. Thats baloney,...More

Thank Doug B
Reviewed August 15, 2013 via mobile

Tried to meet a friend here for dinner last night and Bella Gente was no where to be found on this road. We ended up at Brooklyn Pizza.

Thank MJSweets
Reviewed January 19, 2013

I went there last night the original owner is back which is amazing the food was incredible there was about 8 of us 4 adults and kids. it wasn't dead in there couple tables. but over all it was great experience I am definitely going...More

1  Thank sherryrose21
Reviewed April 29, 2012

Had been wanting to try this for a while after getting a pizza once and chatting with the personable owner while waiting. Called for late Saturday reservation and was told to come on in! Seated immediately by a friendly waitress. Atmosphere was pleasant and nice...More

Thank mamarose2
Reviewed February 26, 2012

I have mixed feelings about Bella Gente because my husband and I have been regulars there for the past 6 months and have had some great--and some not so great--meals there. It's a pizzeria, but also has a nice little dining room and dinner menu....More

1  Thank JMuz
Reviewed November 14, 2011

Our son treated to dinner at this restaurant to thank us for baby sitting. I had white clam sauce and linguine. Since I was not all that hungry, I decided to share it with my 4 year old grandaughter. A pleasant surprise when the clam...More

Thank Hillsborough_NJLaLa
Reviewed October 7, 2011

I stopped in last night for the first time the employees were very friendly. the place had a very cozy and welcoming feel. the food was out of this world it tasted like something you would get at a five star restaurant. Everything tasted that...More

1  Thank Rich F
Reviewed August 14, 2011

Place was empty on a saturday night. Took forever to get food. Ordered Shrimp Parm, house salad (comes w entree), and a crab melt for an appetizer. Shrimp Parm came out 90 minutes after about 30 minutes spacing between ordering, appetizer, salad, then dinner. Sauce...More

1  Thank city1347
Reviewed June 24, 2011

Bella Gente recently opened on S. New Prospect Road in Jackson about 6 months ago. It occupies the former location of Bella Napoli but with a complexly different owner, menu, dacor and staff. Since its opening we have become regular customers and greatly enjoy the...More

3  Thank JerseyShore2
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 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. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 265 S New Prospect Rd, Jackson, NJ 08527-1762
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jackson
  • Phone Number: +1 732-987-6200
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