We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bella Italia Southend

4-6 London Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1TJ, England
+44 1702 341353
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good21%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (31 reviews)
“gamberi” (5 reviews)
“prawns” (11 reviews)
Closed Now
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4-6 London Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1TJ, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (535)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 531 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My favourite Pasta Place to eat! Happy Staff, Happy Place, Cos of Happy Manager! Well done Stacy and all the Lovely girls and boys! Love your Gamborini Elli! AB

Thank Hvalahvala
Reviewed 6 days ago

The staff is pleasant and efficient. Quite long to be served as they were quite busy!. We both chose lasagna but it was sloppy, sludgy and tasteless. Very poor and disappointing! I forced myself to eat half and my husband fished out the pasta and...More

Thank Dominique W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came with my family and friend for a dinner. Absolutely amazing people working here and manager Stacey was amazing and friendly and so helpful. We really enjoyed and we can't wait to come back and have lovely polo ala crema and gamberoni pasta. Dessert...More

Thank Bojana A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am not a big fan of crappy high street chained restaurants. I visited this restaurant for lunch today and on this occasion it was a surprisingly pleasant experience. The staffs were great and the food is some of the best pastas that I have...More

Thank Derrick O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tired looking restaurant. Went on a Groupon deal not a deal at all just very small portions on a limited menu. Went the week before paying full price thought for the food we got was very over priced could have gone somewhere half decent for...More

Thank JamieF1889
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Used to be a firm family favourite and have had lots of birthday meals here as a teenager but it has gone so down hill. Went for a breakfast and we walked in and sat ourselves down as the waitress was standing on her phone...More

1  Thank zoeabr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This used to be one of our favourite places to eat in Southend..unfortunately over the last year or so..it has gone downhill..service very slow and not pleasant..food below par..used to be really good..will NOT rush back.

Thank bigbarryEssex
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For starters we had mussels in white wine sauce and tempura king prawns to share . The mussels I recommend to anyone that loves seafood they are amazing ! . For mains my partner had lamb shank which was delish and i had 10oz steak...More

Thank Aims R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want carbonara soup then this is the place to go. Was lukewarm and tasteless. Would have sent it back but was pushed for time and the service was slow considering there were barely any customers. Won't be returning.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I eat at this restaurant at least once a month. Sadly since Christmas 2017 we have seen such a decline in this restaurant that after last nights visit we will not be using again until there is a change in the way...More

1  Thank kevin c
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 hotels in Southend-on-Sea
Travelodge Southend on Sea
393 reviews
.23 km away
The Last Post
392 reviews
.41 km away
Southend Central Hotel
9 reviews
.52 km away
Gleneagles Guesthouse
334 reviews
.65 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Lemon Witch Kitchen
180 reviews
.07 km away
Revolution Southend
485 reviews
.06 km away
Il Pescatore Restaurant
1,050 reviews
.07 km away
53 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Southend Central Museum
34 reviews
.23 km away
The Forum
20 reviews
.18 km away
Southend Planetarium
21 reviews
.23 km away
The Victoria Shopping Centre
35 reviews
.14 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bella Italia Southend staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$21
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-6 London Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1TJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Southend-on-Sea
  • Phone Number: +44 1702 341353
  • E-mail
Bella Italia have over 100 Italian restaurants across the UK serving pizza, pasta, Italian classics and more, made with ingredients from Italian-family producers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing