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Bella Michael's

57 River St, Oneonta, NY 13820-2319
+1 607-431-9166
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
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57 River St, Oneonta, NY 13820-2319
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Reviewed yesterday

I just got back from this restaurant and immediately ran to my computer to write a review because i felt that it is my duty to inform other people of what i just experienced so they do not happen to have my same experience. I...More

Thank Lantze L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've driven by here many times (we have a house nearby), and we've never tried it, but all of that changed last Saturday. We were really impressed. Even being on a diet (Whole 30), we were able to cobble together a fantastic meal from the...More

Thank nyackgirl47
Diana G, Owner at Bella Michael's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us and your kind words!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for a late lunch and really enjoyed the food. The mussels were fresh and the salmon was great also. Great atmosphere and the staff was friendly.

Thank thomas c
Diana G, Owner at Bella Michael's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great food and great employees We stop there ever year to and from Fl. We have always enjoyed the experience..

Thank John L
Diana G, Owner at Bella Michael's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us! Safe travels and we will see you in warmer weather!

Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Outr family's first time for a 2pm late lunch. We ordered off he lunch menu, including delicious seafood chowder, pasta foglia, Salmon over hreens, and chicken salad. Also an order of the seafood special. Everything was yummy, great service too. We will be back!

Thank Catherine C
Diana G, Owner at Bella Michael's, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Thank you for your kind words, we look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

I ate at this restaurant based on a recommendation from the hotel where I was staying in Oneonta for business. Let me be clear, Oneonta is a small town, not a lot of options for fine dining so I was not expecting what I experienced....More

2  Thank Dahlia42
Reviewed 16 October 2017

A friend recommended this restaurant to me so we tried it out. Food was good - portion was large (had the Chicken Ala Mike). Parking looks small but there is another lot across the street you can use. Waitress staff was friendly. I it is...More

Thank blueskies4me
Reviewed 3 October 2017

When the owner is totally committed to only offer the best food and service diners come back every time. Add to this superior food cooked as you asked them to, we come back many times. Bella Michaels is a jewel on River street that mirrors...More

1  Thank Geoffrey S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

It is a pleasant place to eat. We enjoined the meal. The service was good and the food was very good.

Thank ArtPG55
Reviewed 5 September 2017

NASTY WAITRESS. We were a group of 10 ladies and making our minds up on a menu, whilst catching up on life, we were a bit slow to order. This upset the waitress. She ignored us for a while and when she returned, she still...More

Thank merytriplex
Diana G, Owner at Bella Michael's, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

I am so sorry for your experience, and please know this is not our normal. Would you be able to tell me when your party was at the restaurant, I would definitely like to discuss this with the server as this is not acceptable behavior.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 River St, Oneonta, NY 13820-2319
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Oneonta
  • Phone Number: +1 607-431-9166
Bella Michaels serves fresh seafood, steaks, chops, pasta, chicken and vegetarian meals. We have a full bar with wine, beer and liquor. We offer lunch, dinner and drink specials daily. Eat in or take out. Reservations appreciated.
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