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Bella Pais

7 Centurian House St. Johns Street | Centurian House, Colchester CO2 7AH, England
+44 1206 571830
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (469 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
7 Centurian House St. Johns Street | Centurian House, Colchester CO2 7AH, England
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21 - 30 of 923 reviews

Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to Bella Pais loads of times and every meal is fantastic. The steaks are amazing and worth every penny, i would definitely recommmend this place.

Thank caz1p2018
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing starters and steak. Fantastic service! We will most definitely return, although won’t be having a starter next time as the main portions are huge.

Thank Danni1986
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Had a wonderful meal to celebrate my birthday enjoyed by all 4 of us. The steaks were succulent and the lamb kebab so tender. We will be back!

Thank GayWiggins
Reviewed 16 July 2018

I went to this restaurant based on the reviews here. It was nicely decorated inside, with attentive staff and good food. However, the portions were enormous. I only managed to eat half of my meal and was left feeling full for hours (as I hate...More

Thank PeterinUK
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Great taste and good portions. Slightly on the expensive side but worth it for the good service, flavours and portions. A must taste.

Thank Jason V
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

This has ALWAYS been our go to place for steak or taking friends/family out for dinner. Service is always excellent and the food is amazing. We always have steak for our mains as it is truly the best place to have it! Highly recommend, you...More

Thank gambs91
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The jewel in the crown. Fantastic food at great value. i have frequented this restaurant for over 25 years and have never had a bad experience. it might be on the small side, but i think that is why it is so good. the staff...More

Thank gp343
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Amazing service, friendly and welcoming. The food is out of this world, the steaks are so tasty and my medium rare was cooked to perfection. The hummus and tara was insane. A MUST GO TO!

Thank amygreen8am
Reviewed 4 July 2018

A great place for a special meal, we went there to celebrate our wedding anniversary. Reasonable price, great service, fantastic food that was hot and lots of it. An unusual mix of steaks and Greek dishes, Such a shame that we were only visiting the...More

Thank Kato241
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

We decided on Bella Pais as it has been about 10mths since we have been there originally booked for the week before but a heavy cold forced us to re-arrange the date which wasn’t a problem for the very helpful staff . We booked for...More

Thank Beechstreet2013
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KerryJulie512
12 September 2018|
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Response from Hayley K | Reviewed this property |
We always have and had partys of 12/14
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technojunky
6 November 2017|
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Response from Samantha L | Reviewed this property |
No not anymore unfortunately, sounds like fun!
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SudburySurfer73
29 April 2017|
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Response from mrsmc57 | Reviewed this property |
There would be no problem with children included. The restaurant is not big so make sure you book well in advance to make sure you can all be fitted in, I am sure you will enjoy your meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:30
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Centurian House St. Johns Street | Centurian House, Colchester CO2 7AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 571830
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