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Trattoria Bella Gente

640 Bloomfield Ave # 644, Verona, NJ 07044-1804
+1 973-239-4416
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good21%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (6 reviews)
“shrimp” (7 reviews)
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640 Bloomfield Ave # 644, Verona, NJ 07044-1804
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Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Not the first time we've been there. Never disappointed. (Our server was somewhat inattentive this time). The lunch specials (Tuesday thru Saturday?) were low priced (average $12) and a full meal. The brick oven pizza is NJ fine. BYOB makes it even more economical. I...More

Thank Misterjynx2000
Reviewed 26 April 2017

food was only fair service was bad. service was very erratic with mistakes made on the orders that were taken. . The food was only fair It was much better the last rime we were there and I wonder if they changed Chefs..

1  Thank romeo g
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We've eaten at Trattoria Bella Gente 5-6 times recently and have thourghly enjoyed it. It is an unpretentious relaxed BYOB with excellent food and attentive service (shout out to Alex!) they have the BEST shrimp arrabiatta I have ever had. We've had it at least...More

Thank PeterMmetroNY
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

This used to be s great choice But they lost top chef ,level of cooking left also. Last time there they seem to have lost top Pizza guy. Service not up to level of other places in the area. I used to go there 2...More

Thank posterman1
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Cannot say enough great things about this restaurant. They were able to accommodate a party of 15. The food was excellent as was the service. Would definitely go back!

Thank jennifer b
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This past weekend my new husband and I hosted our Rehearsal dinner here, and I couldn't be happier with the outcome!!! The food was delicious, the staff was friendly, professional, and attentive, the prices were extremely reasonable, and the private room was just perfect for...More

Thank SaraBo843
Reviewed 15 May 2016

sadly this is not our go to spot any longer. new menu and new staff have impacted this restaurant. food is still the same (usually good) but high staff turnover, higher menu prices and other minor details recently have made us feel disappointed. Sad to...More

2  Thank rbsm
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Been here before and find it consistent, good and reasonable. Dined with friends at this BYOB venue. I had the special of caviteeli with broccoli rabe and shrip. Was not disappointed. I started with muscles fra diavilo. My wife has a salad an penne Zingaro....More

Thank Phillip B
Reviewed 24 April 2016

I could tell that my experience at Bella Gente today was going to be horrible from the moment I walked in the door. We were hosting a party of about 55 people for my son’s baptism. I had given detailed written instructions with how the...More

1  Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 10 December 2015

A group of us meet regularly on Sunday evenings, and quite often we come here. The staff is always attentive, the food is excellent, and the price is right. They are always very accommodating and never rush us even - - if it's a Sunday...More

Thank arlene105
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 640 Bloomfield Ave # 644, Verona, NJ 07044-1804
    (On the Corner of Bloomfield Avenue & Grove Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Verona
  • Phone Number: +1 973-239-4416
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