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Bella Donna

Shores U 412 1 Como Cres, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
+61 7 5527 1717
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible14%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Shores U 412 1 Como Cres, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
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Reviewed March 22, 2018

We stopped in for lunch and found this handy place . Friendly staff , nice choice of dishes to eat , local beer and wine . 30M to tram stop , 200M to water , 500M to large shopping mall and RSL .

Thank Ivan K
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

Disgusting food, incompetent staff, worst resturaunt we have EVER visited (and we have eaten at hundreds of italian places all over). We were served disgraceful burnt pizza that was literally raw dough under the burnt crust and disintegrated when we tried to pick up a...More

Thank Cheryl J
Reviewed March 3, 2018

I enjoyed a dinner meal with a friend visiting from up north. We chose this restaurant as it was near their accommodation. The location is nice, near the Boradwater but lacking good water views due to the light rail & the highway. we both enjoyed...More

Thank GEG52
Reviewed February 6, 2018

A restaurant that advertises it is open until late, but the kitchen was closed at 2050. I had visited this place twice in the last week, and service was good, so decided to go tonight. When I arrived the waitress was happy to take the...More

Thank Nigel R
Reviewed February 2, 2018

Wow....what a disaster. Went inside and ordered our food. 2 pasta dishes and a pizza. Was told that they'd be all ready to go in 15-20 minutes. 90 minutes later and with hardly anybody in the restaurant we got our food. Also witnessed another family...More

Thank smiffy72
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

Hubby and I dropped in for a quick pizza at the end of a long day of sightseeing, as we were staying at Meriton Suites just over the road. Service was quick and polite and the wood fired pizza had a thin crust and ample...More

Thank Wendy G
Reviewed February 1, 2018 via mobile

We’ve been three times so far for pasta, as the kids sometimes have a craving. Quality and quantity are good, we all like the chorizo pasta as it has a nice smoky flavour, and for the adults we ask nicely for some fresh chilli to...More

Thank GerryKewarraWest
Reviewed January 12, 2018

On our first night in Southport we spotted this place on the street front next to our hotel. It offered wood fired pizza so we thought we might give it a try. The service was friendly. There was a reasonable selection of wine and our...More

Thank SWGH123
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

Ordered Take Away from this restaurant as we were staying nearby and tired from travelling. Both our meals had no flavour or seasoning. My pasta was an overcooked gluggy mess and my husbands lasagne had a "bonus" piece of plastic in it. Avoid the disappointment...More

Thank Jayfo69
Reviewed December 15, 2017 via mobile

Omg this would have to have been the worst experience i have ever had. I dine out alot So 6pm on a sat night my son and dog and I went to this local restaurant for a dinner. There was 1 other table and no...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$11 - US$30
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shores U 412 1 Como Cres, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4215, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5527 1717
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Bella Donna offers a true taste of the Mediterranean and is an up and coming Italian eatery hoping to become one of the best restaurants on the Gold Coast. From the sun soaked vine tomatoes to the silky buffalo mozzarella, every ingredient on the plate at Bella Donna will be sure to ignite your senses. This opulent dining experience is waiting for you only a stone’s throw away from Australia’s hottest suburb destination -Surfers Paradise. Whether you are seeking the perfect spot for a dinner, a homely place to crush a cup of wine, or even a warm family welcome for your business lunch or special celebration, there is always a table waiting for you at Bella Donna.
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