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Bella Roma Cafe

316 Capitola Ave, Capitola, CA 95010-3285
+1 831-464-2608
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average1%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (8 reviews)
“carpaccio” (3 reviews)
“bread” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
316 Capitola Ave, Capitola, CA 95010-3285
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Reviewed 1 December 2018

if I were to rate this restaurant on just the food, I would give it a three. The offerings are traditional Italian and are unremarkable. I had the special Lamb Ragu which was heavy on the sauce and the noodles were slightly undercooked. The portions...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dong917
Reviewed 5 August 2018

We had high hopes when we entered the restaurant. The ambiance is very nice. That is where it ends. We were seated after a few minutes wait. After a short time our waiter approached our table and said he would be with us in a...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank beachbabes512
Reviewed 24 June 2018

We went to Bella Roma for a family dinner. We had the Carpaccio, the Bruchetta and the Mussels and Clams for an appetizer. They were all delicious. We all loved our entres, two people ordered Linguine Tutto Mare. two people ordered Ravioli alla Bolognese, one...More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We went for dinner, at first we were seated at a not very nice table and shoddy chairs. We moved to a better table. Server was good, place was busy. I had gnocchi it was a large portion. The carpaccio was amazing! Wine selection was...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank lmyers21
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Little did we know when we arrived, not so much, for curbside appearance but once inside you are bombarded with Michelangelo's David. Small restaurant but very personal staff. We were seated at the back of the restaurant and if you are a "foodie" like us...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Dlynch4444
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Gaetano has done a great job in bringing his restaurant up to a great standard. He started around the time Lucio Fanni was around town (Al Dente) and has survived the ups and downs with his great food and service. Intimate fine dining in the...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank RonCentralCA
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

The food was delicious. The special tortellini with Gorgonzola sauce was the best I have had. The gnocchi was great. Very nice wine by the glass. Reservations highly recommended.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank DaydreaminginDenver
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We had a real nice meal with friends on a Saturday night. The restaurant was fairly crowded but the service was good. The food was very good. I had raviolis which were delectable. Also the minestrone soup was very good. Everyone else enjoyed their meal...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Mamjensen
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We decided that the menu this restaurant offered was exactly what we wanted. Upon arriving, we were seated at a quaint table for two. The two wait staff were so attentive to us and very nice guys. The bruschetta appetizer was amazing as was the...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank OrchardOrchid
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Intimate and fairly quiet. Small, so reservations recommended. Good for couples. Really enjoyed the food. FYI, woman-owed business.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank RealDEBennett
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 316 Capitola Ave, Capitola, CA 95010-3285
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Capitola
  • Phone Number: +1 831-464-2608
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