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Bella Trattoria

6th and Main Street, Riverside, CA 92501
+1 951-784-0300
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (15 reviews)
“salmon” (7 reviews)
“clams” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
6th and Main Street, Riverside, CA 92501
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not as wonderful as Duane's, we at outside and Heat lamp didn't work. They were taping it together to make it hold the fame. Dinner was fine, but the experience wasn't great

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the absolute worst Italian food. Four different dishes and two were sent back and replaced by C- fare. Save your $ and buy gas station sushi. The server was lovely and she ask to send it back when we mentioned that the eggplant...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Roger K
Reviewed 15 November 2018

Greetings Readers! I had jury duty not long ago and during our break had lunch at Bella Trattoria. The food was sooo yummy and I'm glad it was close enough for me to walk. I had the Mixed Green Salad and Calzone Barese and my...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GolfinDiva
Reviewed 22 October 2018

We came here daily for mid-morning lattes and pastries and once for lunch, and we were never disappointed. For lunch, we had a couple appetizers, which were more than adequate in quantity and excellent in quality. Staff are attentive, and we would single out Andrew...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RuNanS
Reviewed 22 September 2018

I asked for a lunch pizza with mushrooms, and salad. My husband asked for the lunch Bolognese with minestrone soup and our cousin had lasagna. We were given bread before the meal with a Olive Tapenade which was excellent. We were pleased with our food...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank epuya
Mission Inn H, Social Media Coordinator at Bella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Dear epuya, We are so glad to hear you enjoyed your meal with us at Bella Trattoria. Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review; we hope to see you again soon. Best regards, Patricia Guevarra Social Media Coordinator

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch with friends and we were blown away how fantastic everything was. Love the location at the Mission Inn building too; like we were eating in Italy. The caprese salad was so good, and the shrimp carbonara pasta was the absolute best I...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank graciousGreek
Mission Inn H, Social Media Coordinator at Bella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Dear Christina K, We are ecstatic to hear that you enjoyed your meal with us at Bella Trattoria! Thank you so much for stopping by and taking the time to leave us this stunning review. We hope you come back soon and try our outstanding...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Traveling solo on business and sat so long waiting for someone, anyone, to take my order I had to ask. I purposefully ordered a less expensive entree and no drinks, as the restaurant does not deserve any more business than necessary. The apparent manager has...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Timothy998
Mission Inn H, Social Media Coordinator at Bella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Dear Timothy998. We are sorry to hear about the dissatisfactory service you received at Bella Trattoria. We agree; this kind of behavior is unacceptable and we will be taking your feedback into consideration and counsel our staff to ensure this does not happen again. Thank...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

The smell alone drew us into this restaurant on the corner of the Mission Inn. We came just after they closed at 3pm on a Sunday. As we circled in sidewalk, thinking of Plan B, the manager called us over and said we could eat...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TeresaT T
Mission Inn H, Social Media Coordinator at Bella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Dear TeresaTT, We are so thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Bella Trattoria and that our entire staff made you feel welcome during your lunch. Thank you for the great review; we hope you visit again soon! Best regards, Patricia Guevarra Social...More

Reviewed 1 August 2018

Beautiful location, great wait staff. When asking the waiter about the "house made" pasta we were told that none of their pasta is fresh or made in house because " that was the old chef". strike one - Misleading menu. But the real problem here...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Bonnie V
Mission Inn H, Social Media Coordinator at Bella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Dear Bonnie V, Pasta secca (dry pasta) is utilized for certain dishes. Fresh pasta is utilized for dishes with delicate sauces. Our menu has changed and we removed the verbiage “fresh pasta” from the menu. Our cuisine style is back to Southern style. Fresh pasta...More

Reviewed 20 July 2018

I attended a business lunch at the restaurant and had calamari, in a lightly spiced tomato sauce with squid ink pasta. Very good. The restaurant is located in the iconic Mission Inn. A bit on the pricey side for lunch. The service was very good....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank LALawyer2
Mission Inn H, Social Media Coordinator at Bella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Dear LALawyer2, Thank you for your review; we will definitely be looking into the air conditioning situation. We are happy you enjoyed your time with us, though. We hope you will be back sometime soon. Best regards, Patricia Guevarra Social Media Coordinator

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vince69691
22 January 2017|
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Response from captE48 | Reviewed this property |
Lunch was excellent. We had lunch in the outdoor dinning area. Very good service. It was a beautiful day.
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Ann P
8 October 2016|
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Response from Mission Inn H | Property representative |
Hi Ann, Please call (888) 326-4448 for reservations at Bella Trattoria!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6th and Main Street, Riverside, CA 92501
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: +1 951-784-0300
Description
Enjoy sidewalk dining at its best. Bella Trattoria invites you to savor delicious authentic Italian cuisine in an elegant European setting. Tempt the palate with delicious pastas, savory sauces, Napoli-style pizza, freshly baked focaccia and more. This restaurant was influenced by the authentic Italian cuisine, enjoyed by Duane and Kelly Roberts, owners of The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa, enjoyed while on their travels throughout Italy.
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