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Bella Italia Southend

4-6 London Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1TJ, England
+44 1702 341353
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good21%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (32 reviews)
“gamberi” (6 reviews)
“prawns” (11 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4-6 London Road, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1TJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

My grandson decided he wanted to celebrate his 10th birthday here. We were shown to our table and soon had our drinks orders taken. We had to wait for some of our party to arrive but then were able to order our meals. These arrived...More

Thank Bowler1947
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to eat here on Wednesday evening, ordered a starter and it never arrived, pizza arrived cold (and not the pizza I ordered), then they brought out the completely wrong pizza and following on from this they brought out the wrong pizza again which I...More

Thank jamesoreighill
Reviewed 1 week ago

We think this us the best English breakfast in the town.....value for money and it also has a little Italian twist, it us served with toasted ciabatta bread. Lovely.

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten at this branch lots in the past, with a gap of about 4 months since last visit. We stopped in for a meal with our 11 year old granddaughter after a shopping trip and were stunned at how down-trodden and just dirty...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived early and our table was ready. We were served quickly and our food & drinks came. However after that we did not get seen to again. After a long wait I managed to get the waiters attention to get a dessert menu but...More

Thank Kathryn564
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived at Bella Italia at 12 noon, order taken fairly quickly, at 12.45 our food arrived, does it take that long to make a salad. I had ordered the Pollo Caesar (chicken salad with caesar dressing and croutons). I can only describe the meal as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very disappointing meal at Bella. There were five of us in the group one of whom had burger and chips - the whole dish arrived cold. The rest of us were nearly finished our meal by the time it was reheated (not fresh). It spoilt...More

Thank Jet50236629292
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived on Sunday afternoon at 5Pm allowing plenty of time to eat and see a film at the adjacent Odeon which started at 7PM. The restaurant was really quiet when we arrived and we ordered drinks, our starters and main course at the same time....More

Thank irisbus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I do not expect to be waiting 5 minutes before I am properly greeted and shown to a table. Yes the waitresses apologised when they got to serving us, but it is poor in this particular Bella now. Food was excellent, I am put off...More

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very pleasant staff albeit only 2 of them! Bella Italia head office need to sort out employing more staff & temporary staff in case of short staff due to illness etc As it’s not fair on the 2 staff that are left to try &...More

Thank andrea m
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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, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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
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Bella Italia have over 100 Italian restaurants across the UK serving pizza, pasta, Italian classics and more, made with ingredients from Italian-family producers.
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