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Bella Notte

3715 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40503-4441
+1 859-245-1789
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (67 reviews)
“bread” (80 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3715 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40503-4441
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was our first visit. We didn’t have reservations, so we checked in, took a seat at the bar, enjoyed drinks while we waited for a table. Once seated, our waiter explained the menu, told us about the new autumn items, brought us water. We...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 1 week ago

After hearing raves about this place we decided to try it when some out-of-town guests came to visit. The old adage about never riding an untried horse into battle really proved true in this case. While the service was polite, it was painfully slow (25...More

Thank comunikat
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok so the food was great, service was excellent. No complaints about any of that. The fact is it’s a busy, loud, family style restaurant that is not at all romantic. Funny that most searches of romantic Lexington restaurants showed Bella Notte. I’d go back...More

1  Thank M B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I visit Bella Notte whenever I visit her in Lexington. I always order from the seasonal menu and I am always rewarded with a fabulous meal. Tonight I had the sweet corn arancini, spinach heirloom cannelloni and the peach bread pudding. The...More

Thank jamie_sue_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

About 15 of us got together for my aunts 80th Birthday ! The appetizers, food and drinks were excellent along with a wonderful server. Didn't pay a lot of attention to everyone else food, but my Spaghetti and Meatballs was Delish! If you have not...More

Thank PFN-Traveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything was great !!!! Food: Fried calamari House Special Pizza Gorgonzola Pasta Bread with mixed spices and olive oil Service was exceptional. Kelly was great!!! We will be back!!!!

1  Thank Bill D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a family dinner, the servers were very attentive, caring and efficient. The veal was phenomenal.

Thank Raj P
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Our first exposure to this place was the parking lot which seemed to have very few available spots despite many empty tables inside. It seemed more compact than most lots, with tighter turns and narrower lanes than most. Perhaps it just seemed that way due...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

First time here and everything was wonderful from the staff (john Michael) to the entrees... everything was wonderful.. the scallops special was perfect.. the calamari appetizer was yummy.. really a great place...

1  Thank Maureen D
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

The food at Bella Notte is consistently fresh and delicious! My friend had the Cesar and I had the house salad. Both were delicious! She ordered the Bells Original Penne Pesto and I ordered the Penne Kalamata! The Penne Kalamata is to die for, Penne...More

Thank DPE10
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Ashley S
11 September 2018|
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Response from KyBoop | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, but everything I have had over the years has been delicious!
Craig U
24 September 2017|
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Response from Kathy F | Reviewed this property |
Nope-people wear anything out to dinner anymore & this restaurant is no exception.
1 September 2017|
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Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
they are accomidating and should gladly help you with a lunch steak.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3715 Nicholasville Rd, Lexington, KY 40503-4441
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-245-1789
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