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Bella Bellissimo

58 Wharf St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
+61 2 6555 6411
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (28 reviews)
“cannoli” (3 reviews)
“prosciutto” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
58 Wharf St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This restaurant has a typical old-school Italian menu feel coupled with modern world food design. The result is wonderful food prepared and served with genuine enthusiasm and care by fabulous staff. Choose from a range of Specials, a variety of pasta dishes or many interesting...More

Thank Wanderering1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This restaurant has quickly become our regular place to dine when our family comes to visit. Every time we go the food is spectacular, particularly the devils bread and Franks spicy balls. The pasta is fresh and homemade and the staff are awesome. Will be...More

Thank Robtem1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being an Italian restaurant I asked if the menu had a lasagne dish. The waiter took offence at my request and was somewhat quite short in his response. That disappointed us. We wanted to leave but as the kids were so hungry we ended up...More

Thank Ministuart
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Dropped in late on a Friday night. Very accommodating friendly staff. great traditional Italian with a good wine list. Try the Oil and Rosemary bread - sensational. Would definitely eat there again.

Thank Tys63
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Ordered a supreme with extra anchovies!! Got home and opened the box and thought they must have given me the wrong order as there was very limited topping for a supreme pizza and I had to double check if the extra $5 for anchovies I...More

2  Thank Lindamac68
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The owner understands hospitality. Being out of town visitors, we were greeted and farewelled as old friends. Really enjoyed the food, service and views.

Thank jarox
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Very good service and menu was tremendous. Enjoyed the fine food, friendly staff, excellent service and watched the storm clouds roll in across the bay. Ideal location looking over the wharf at Forster. Overall a very pleasant lunch that provided a memorable holiday experience. Authentic...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 13 April 2017

It was a cool wet night and we were looking for somewhere to eat dinner, found this restaurant - quite full at 6.30pm so we took a chance and went in. They welcomed us warmly and found us a table. Good to see such innovative...More

1  Thank EllaCoffsHarbourNSW
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

This is a nice little Italian place on the water with a nice atmosphere, enhanced by friendly staff. A previous reviewer mentioned their devils bread...smothered with olive oil and herbs, spices, chilli flakes and anchovies, and I mean smothered with oil! At first I wondered...More

Thank menzies55
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Frank will welcome you as the owner and his food is excellent Italian cusine. A great location family friendly staff now licensed. We have been going there for 20 years

Thank Michael G
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
where can I find a takeaway menu online?
12 May 2017|
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Response from Mary-Anne J | Reviewed this property |
Didn't use a take away menu sorry.
What is pricing like for pizza, small ?
10 February 2015|
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Response from maryannmanchee | Reviewed this property |
I can't answer that question as I don't eat pizza. They are very obliging and if you want a small pizza I am sure they will do that for you. Sometimes when I go for dinner and want a small meal of what is on the menu they... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
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17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Wharf St, Forster, New South Wales 2428, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Forster
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6555 6411
  • E-mail
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