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Vita Bella

The Tye | East Hanningfield, Chelmsford CM3 8AF, England
+44 1245 400204
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
The Tye | East Hanningfield, Chelmsford CM3 8AF, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A group of five of us came here to celebrate my mum's birthday last night. We'd chosen this restaurant because of the excellent reviews other have left. The service was exemplary, the staff both efficient and friendly and the food delicious. We all ordered from...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank cubedanny
Reviewed yesterday

To celebrate Christmas we both chose bruschetta followed by turkey from the festive set menu. Both dishes were so mouth wateringly delicious it was amazing. Completed dinner with wonderful profiteroles and coffee. Never ever been disappointed by this restaurant. The food is always cooked to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Undercover_Bear
VitaBellaEssex, Director at Vita Bella, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Undercover_bear, Thank you for your latest visit and for all of your loyal support! I’m very pleased you enjoyed the experience again and we are grateful for your wonderful words! Look forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards Ciprian

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Thank you for marking this occasion so special. You can’t fault the amazing service at all, food is mouthwatering and the extra touches you gave us for it being our anniversary were to kind. What a brilliant evening x

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lauratD478KM
VitaBellaEssex, Director at Vita Bella, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Madame, Thank you for your latest visit and for choosyus for your Anniversary meal! I am very happy you enjoyed the experience again and we are grateful for your wonderful words! Congratulations 😊 and look forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards Ciprian

Reviewed 2 days ago

Chose off the Christmas set lunch menu. Not disappointed. All courses were delicious - lovely salmon, thank you. As aways a very enjoyable visit. Staff cannot do enough for you with a very warm welcome and table service of a very high standard. I am...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Figgysocks
VitaBellaEssex, Director at Vita Bella, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Madame, Thank you for your latest visit and continued support! We shall make sure you wil always receive a high standard of service and food, whenever you visit 😊 as we want to make sure you have a great time every time 😁 Look...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

4 of us went here early December for dinner. Good start with a supervised car park so parking was a breeze. The service was great from the minute you walk in and the choice of food and drinks was very extensive. Highlight was the liver...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank essexboy1972
VitaBellaEssex, Director at Vita Bella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Sir, Thank you for your visit and for taking the time to share! I am very pleased that you enjoyed the experience and your very kind words have been passed on and gratefully received by the team! I am also very pleased you enjoyed...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Three of us were “Ladies that Lunch “ on Wednesday. We have all been to Vita Bella before , either with family or friends but this was a first “sisters” visit .....one we will definitely repeat !! We all love everything about this restaurant, the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank SUNTAN47
VitaBellaEssex, Director at Vita Bella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Madame, Thank you for your latest visit, I’m very glad you returned and I am very glad you had a great tome again 😊 As mentioned on the day, beautiful ladies always very welcome 😘 I am very pleased you all had a lovely...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited for dinner with my Hubby and it was gorgeous. You are very well looked after from the moment you arrive in the car park. The restaurant is warm and inviting with a friendly atmosphere. The food was gorgeous, I had a beautiful seafood starter...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tilly B
VitaBellaEssex, Director at Vita Bella, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Madame, Thank you for discovering us and for your visit. I am very pleased you enjoyed the and I am grateful to you for taking the time to share! I have passed on your great comments to the whole team and I thank you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service, food & wine........will be back! Atmostphere was dood, quite busy evening! No children!!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Redshoes1234
VitaBellaEssex, Director at Vita Bella, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your visit and wonderful words :) We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards Ciprian

Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely venue, great service and really nice atmosphere. Portion sizes are maybe slightly too big but then you don't have to eat everything on your plate I suppose (but you'll probably want to!). Great for a family celebration or couples night out. As the clientele...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank stuarto389
VitaBellaEssex, Director at Vita Bella, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sir, Thank you for your visit and for taking the time to share! I’m very pleased you enjoyed the experience and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future! Kind Regards Ciprian

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went with a group of friends, having heard this was a lovely restaurant. It was OK, but nothing more than that. The staff were initially a bit grumpy at one of our party moving a chair in the waiting area. The waiting area was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank wendy d
VitaBellaEssex, Manager at Vita Bella, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wendy d, Thank you for your visit with a group of friends. You heard well, it is a lovely restaurant :) * you arrived slightly tipsy (the gents mostly) which is not an issue unless you start moving our furniture about. You may be able...More

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saltymine
December 24, 2017|
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4SmithsEssex
October 17, 2017|
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Response from VitaBellaEssex | Property representative |
Dear Madame, thank you for your enquiry. We do have a lounge area but it can get very busy indeed. Please give us a call so we can organise something for you should you like to come in earlier for drinks. Look forward to... More
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Jacky A
September 19, 2017|
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Response from VitaBellaEssex | Property representative |
Dear Madame, Thank you for your enquiry. Unfortunately we don't have a private dining room but you are welcome to pop in and have a look at the premises and you might find we are suitable for your function (please note that... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$38
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 11:45 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:45 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Tye | East Hanningfield, Chelmsford CM3 8AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 400204
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Description
Based in the heart of East Hanningfield, close to Chelmsford in Essex, Vita Bella Italian Restaurant aims to provide guests with authentic Italian food within a friendly and inviting atmosphere. With a range of Italian dishes to choose from, from our array of menus, you are sure to find something that you will enjoy. All of our fresh produce is sourced from the local area, ensuring that your dish with be exceptionally delicious. Call today to book you table at Vita Bella Italian Restaurant. Please note that we are closed on all Monday Bank Holidays. Thank you for your custom!
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