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Bella Italia

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Lorong Pulau Tikus, George Town, Penang Island 10350, Malaysia
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a perfect place to enjoy a quiet dinner with family and friends of small group. The interior design is small and simple, slightly dark with dim lights. The ambient is cozy. I had a very relaxing dinner on my visit. The food tasted good, big in portion although the price is slightly on the high end. Advise to... More 

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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We arrived 9.15pm and they told us 9.30pm is the last order. Waiter passed the menu to us and kept rushing us to order. This of course, annoyed us. It was New Year's eve. By 9.45pm right after our food arrived, we were handed the billed and were told to finish up cos they were closing up.. Speechless. Ruined our... More 

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Thank Zynn K
Penang Island, Malaysia
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The ambience of the restaurant was quite nice, even though the restaurant itself was not that big, but the desks were not too close to each other. Providing you with sufficient personal space. My wife and I both ordered several different pizzas to try, the portion of the pizza was quite small, and the taste was not bad. Nothing to... More 

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Thank Terrence-loves-Ivy
Mae Hong Son Province, Thailand
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016

The food here was okay. But be alert when you pay by DEBIT CARD. Last 2 weeks we was there for dinner and make payment with Debit Card. Our bank had approved the money but the merchant bank have problem to approve the code to the merchant So that we have to make payment by the cash. And the cashier... More 

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2 Thank Stef1234504
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32 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

In Penang, there is 1 (one) recommendation place to eat pizza with romantic interior. That is Bella Italia!! I will go there again and again for eating only. Bravo Bella Italia.

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Thank Jhonsen L
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Probably the best Italian in town You have to try their tiramisu when you are there, you're gonna love it Great food with great price

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Thank niikiiiicnn
Chennai (Madras), India
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181 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Even at lunch time this place felt like a great vibe. I would have loved to have gone back for the live music and Djs. The food was great, service, and wine.

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Thank Breakingwaves2001
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I love this restaurant. I go back there at least once, whenever I'm in Penang. For the quality of the food, the price is very reasonable. I really love the pasta dishes; the sauces are just delightful. The Tiramisu dessert is also delicious. And it's big enough to be shared between 2 people. 100% recommended.

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Thank ZheWei F
Penang Island, Malaysia
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Cozy italian restaurant in pulau tikus. One of the 1st italian shops to open and still going strong.

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1 Thank BenGL_83
Penang, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia
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223 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I used to go to Bella Italia quite often until the restaurant manager(Indian, left the place) used to know me by name. Not sure whether it was my imagination or factual. But my wife and I noticed some slide in quality of food served. If you follow my recent reviews on TripAdvisor, you will note that there are some new... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lorong Pulau Tikus, George Town, Penang Island 10350, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Penang  >  Penang Island  >  George Town

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?