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3585 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
+1 828-898-9022
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3585 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lunch portion of the ravioli is plenty of food. Make sure to get the meat sauce with it. Very tasty.

Thank velocirabbit15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The menu was refreshingly original for a small breakfast cafe. I had the smoked salmon omelette, and it was packed with salmon, cream cheese, and chives. They also serve a variety of mimosa flavors to go with breakfast, and a complimentary basket of mini muffins....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by the team at the lodge we are staying at. We arrived this evening as a party of 4 and were told that it would be a 30 minute wait. When I asked about all of the tables in the rates...More

Thank ed_medman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food is great, but restaurant is dirty, dirty, dirty. Floors are filthy, windows a mess, tablecloths sticky, waitresses in dirty aprons. Fabric Upholstered seats are gross. This place needs a power wash. Don’t go.

Thank FunFood828
Reviewed April 15, 2018

I have only gone to Bella's for take out but the pizza and the calzone are both high on my list for favorite foods. The calzone is big enough for a family!

Thank mbfarmhouse
Reviewed April 1, 2018

Bella’s is an Italian restaurant, as the name indicates. The building is in a shopping area near the Food Lion. The building itself is nothing special, but the service is efficient and friendly and the food outstanding. Everything is fresh, prepared well, served hot and...More

Thank Betty G
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Warning to all that might eat at this restaurant. I have never seen such nastiness in all my life. The plates the waitress brought out hadn't been washed and had chunks of food hanging from them. When I showed her the nasty plates she laughed...More

Thank averycountyman
Reviewed March 29, 2018

The place we were staying recommended this restaurant. Upon entering, we noticed a lot of Boston memorabilia. Our waiter promptly arrived at our table. Since my wife is from the Boston area, she asked what the connection was. Other than some of the employees being...More

Thank ebrandon
Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

Had calzones. Food average certainly nothing exceptional. Slow service. Never did get complimentary bread Bathrooms old and dirty.

Thank Ed E
Reviewed March 5, 2018

This restaurant is always full. The food is excellent and the service is good if a little slow. There may be a wait, but the food is well worth it.

Thank Cheryl B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3585 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Banner Elk
  • Phone Number: +1 828-898-9022
  • E-mail
Give in to your cravings. Bella's Italian Restaurant & Bar of Banner Elk, North Carolina is here to offer you New York Style pizza and other authentic Italian cuisine. Choose from our large wine selection, the finest in Italian wines. Enjoy our sumptuous Italian entrees, affordable food and relaxed atmosphere with your family and friends. Sit at the bar or the high top tables and enjoy your favorite sports game with a beer or cocktail and one our delicious appetizers. Our professional staff will gladly attend to your needs in our spacious dining rooms. We will provide you with prompt and courteous service, making your dinner with us a great experience.
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