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Bella Vita

146 Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-758 3393
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, European, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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146 Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last time I was in the area I had takeout, however this time I wanted to sit in. Beautiful food and great service. Waitress was very friendly and warm and looked after us this night very well.

Thank QFA380Auckland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An average Italian style restaurant. Not terribly authentic with a mixture of some dishes better than others. Eh mushroom risotto was bland but spicy chorizo tomato risotto Bellissimo!

Thank MarkLWH
Reviewed 14 May 2018

We took a company visitor to this restaurant because it looked like it had a wide selection. In our group we had lamb shanks and pork belly, both meals were amazing, filling and yummy! Also had to be followed by sticky date pudding.... yum. Service...More

Thank Ardnas61
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Called to see if they did take out food, and the staff couldn’t be more helpful, and yes they do. Placed my order and it was ready when I arrived, and it was very nice. Next time in New Plymouth I will book a table....More

Thank QFA380Auckland
Reviewed 12 April 2018

The service was exceptional, Manager knew what she was talking about. Suggested a lovely Rose', it was lovely. I had the snapper special, it was fantastic. my husband had the lamb, and we both finished off the evening with a very special Lemon Curd Cheesecake....More

Thank BatRat
Reviewed 5 April 2018

The service was excellent, the waitress new what she was talking about, which made our experience much better. The menu has many options, a little expensive though. The calamari is to die for!

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

First time to Italian Restaurant and wasn't disappointed , was great food. There was 8 of us and all had great food and the service was great too. Friendly and helpful, so much so they didn't have a ingredient for a cocktail that one of...More

Thank paulsouthernman
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Rocked up to the Bella Vita without a booking after being declined the night before due to heavy bookings. Stoked to have been able to get in the following night, nice small intimate surroundings. Great food, had the tomato & feta brucetta which was tasty...More

Thank Henare K
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Friendly attentive service and a creative menu. Although it didn’t have my usual Italian favourite veal fungi I still thoroughly enjoyed the garlic and lemon prawn risotto entree followed by rack of lamb with wild goat and vege lasagne. First time tasting goat and it...More

Thank adsjack
Reviewed 7 March 2018

My husband and I went to this restaurant last night. I wasn't particularly hungry, but they gave me a half portion of lasagne which wasn't even on the menu. It came with roast potatoes. brocolli and beans and was absolutley delicious. My husband had the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 146 Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-758 3393
  • E-mail
Open for Lunch everyday 11:30am to 2:30pm Open for Dinner everyday 5pm to late
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