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Bella Italia Plymouth Barbican

Barbican Leisure Park, Barbican Approach | Coxside, Plymouth PL4 0LG, England
+44 1752 225627
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“calzone” (11 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (12 reviews)
“calamari” (7 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Barbican Leisure Park, Barbican Approach | Coxside, Plymouth PL4 0LG, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I visited here with my partner and two teenage son's we all had 3 courses and I can honestly say it was the worst meal I've had in a long time,the quality was so poor and the portion sizes wasn't enough to fill a toddler...More

Thank isabelhighlands
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great service from Isabelle. Quick and friendly. Went in for dinner after day out just wanted quick dinner. Food was great 😊

Thank gfrench1980
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Isabelle - Lovely girl, amazing service! Will be coming here again and will recommend to friends and family.

Thank emmajameson2000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a difference! A new menu, better service, wontu offers and decent food. Some how BI is back to better than normal in every way. I can confidently recommend this place now

Thank John R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to this restaurant yesterday. Things started ok and we were greeted by a friendly waitress who seated us at a table and took our order for drinks. She returned and we then gave our food order. We waited well over 30 minutes for...More

Thank Jacqueline M
BI Guest Experi... S, Guest Relations Manager at Bella Italia Plymouth Barbican, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ciao Jacqueline, Thanks for your review and feedback. So disappointing to hear of your recent experience with us. Our staff should be there to make your meal relaxed and a good experience; and be on hand on the rare occasion something does go wrong to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came for a meal in bella italia today, and was delighted at the service we received from our waitress, Erin. She was enthusiastic, appropriately attentive, and looked after us very well.

Thank Louis F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've not visited this Bella Italia before and have only visited the one at Derrys Cross twice previously with vouchers (all just ok). Some of the customers comments are not great so my expectations weren't high but we were pleasantly surprised. We had chosen to...More

Thank Dean027
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've eaten in a few Bella Italia restaurants before, whilst the food has been decidedly average they've been ok (not value for money though). But today's family meal was terrible: Kids garlic flat bread was not at all garlicky, the mozzarella and tomato salad was...More

Thank ViaggioSimon
BI Guest Experi... S, Guest Relations Manager at Bella Italia Plymouth Barbican, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hiya Simon, Thanks for your review. We are so happy to hear that you are a Bella regular, but are sorry that you felt your last visit and our usual delicious food standards weren't up to scratch during your visit. All of our dishes should...More

Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

I’ve never waited so long for food in any restaurant. It was only 2 pasta dishes. I could have gone to the shop, bought ingredients, gone home, made fresh pasta, cooked it and eaten it in the time it took just to get a waiters...More

Thank Liz C
BI Guest Experi... S, Guest Relations Manager at Bella Italia Plymouth Barbican, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Liz, Hi, Thanks for your feedback. Here at Bella we pride ourselves on our personal, friendly and perfectly paced, service standard. We are sorry that this didn't seem to be the case during your visit and we will ensure that the Area Manager checks...More

Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely family meal this evening. The restaurant was very busy and there was an issue with the chefs in the kitchen. However, thanks to our lovely waitress Isabelle she not only made up for the extra waiting time. She also provided exemplary...More

Thank elizabeth w
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barbican Leisure Park, Barbican Approach | Coxside, Plymouth PL4 0LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 225627
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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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