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 Milano

4525 Wabash Ave, Springfield, IL 62711-7037
+1 217-547-0011
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“milano salad” (18 reviews)
“pasta” (26 reviews)
“house salad” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
4525 Wabash Ave, Springfield, IL 62711-7037
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (178)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Crowded and unfortunately placed by huge table quite noisy. too hot Food was a notch slightly below usual. This was outside the norm and will of course return

Thank David T
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We had reservations for a Saturday night. We were promptly seated. The restaurant was very full. We ordered the calamari as an appetizer. When they arrived they were very crunchy and overcooked. For our entrees I ordered the Combination plate which is their signature Beef...More

Thank Mark1Rob
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Oct 28th, 2017 we had a reunion here of the 1962 class of Memorial Hosp of Spfld Sch of Nursing. Steve, the mgr. is remarkable!!! Very professional, polite and unbelievably accommodating! All staff who waited on us were outstanding also. Food was deeleesh! Everyone in...More

Thank stonenrobinson
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We (2) were road weary when we stopped into Bella Milano one weeknight. It's a large place and therefore sometimes gets large groups in their party rooms. Unfortunately, a large group ordered just before we did so we had to wait a good while for...More

Thank mike n
Reviewed 22 August 2017

My husband ordered the baked lasagna and the creamy tomato basil soup. I had the Citrus Salmon over a bed of spinach. The salmon was cooked to perfection. Nice piece of fish. The sauce was delicious. I tasted my husband's lasagna. You could see and...More

Thank rudolph2017
Reviewed 18 August 2017

After an initial internet search for good restaurants in Springfield, we asked the hotel which of the places on our list they would recommend. With no hesitation, they pointed to Bella Milano. We concur. From the hostess to the bar staff and our waitress we...More

Thank DougIowa
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Most of the food is very good here and we love the toasted ravioli. The steaks are not aged and not prime and somewhat tough according to other people we have dined with. (I have never ordered a steak here simply because they are not...More

Thank Ken R
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped for dinner in Springfield while on business, and was pleasantly surprised to discover a good Italian food menu. It was a Thursday night and the restaurant was full(always a good sign). I had their Milano salad which was tasty, maybe a bit sweet. And...More

Thank Bruce_and_Valerie
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I took my parents to this restaurant for my dad's birthday. None of us had been there before. The ambiance of Bella Milano is very inviting and the dining area is well decorated with warm colors. Our server was excellent. He was very attentive and...More

Thank ked4300
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Bella Milano is our go-to spot for delicious Italian carryout food for big family gatherings. The lasagna is outstanding! Salad and garlic bread sides complete the meal.

Thank JSB915
Nearby Restaurants
70 reviews
.24 km away
Papa Frank’s
41 reviews
.52 km away
Boccardi's Italian Imports
36 reviews
1.38 km away
Nearby Attractions
Washington Park
44 reviews
6.02 km away
Washington Park Botanical Gardens
73 reviews
5.74 km away
Rees Memorial Carillon
44 reviews
5.76 km away
Knight's Action Park & Caribbean Water Adventure
114 reviews
4.87 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
nery d
5 November 2017|
Response from stonenrobinson | Reviewed this property |
Bella Milano is about 20 minutes from Camp Butler cemetery, via I 72 W.
Patty S
19 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Chris L | Reviewed this property |
I saw everything from jeans to coat and tie.
Patty S
19 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from caringinthemoment | Reviewed this property |
I agree with other postings. If you're here on the weekend, it's best to make a reservation, otherwise you could just drop by.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4525 Wabash Ave, Springfield, IL 62711-7037
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-547-0011
Bella Milano features contemporary Italian with Old World flavor. Dine with us by the fireplace, join us for hand-crafted cocktails, or bring the whole family for a great meal. COMING SOON: ALL-SEASONS PATIO!Planning your own party? Check out our party planning carryout menu, and let us help your throw a great event!
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