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Bella Monica Italian Restaurant

3121 Edwards Mill Rd Ste 103, Raleigh, NC 27612-5369
+1 919-881-9778
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“flatbread” (24 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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3121 Edwards Mill Rd Ste 103, Raleigh, NC 27612-5369
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Reviewed 5 April 2015

First, in their defense we were a party of 8 adults and 2 children but I noticed open tables during the 2 3/4 hours we were there. We were seated on the outside patio which was a little odd feeling because it's on the front...More

Thank Bones42
Reviewed 25 March 2015

My dad made a reservation for us to have a family meal last week, and we had heard such amazing things about this place. We were all so excited to try this out, but in the end, everything was just so disappointing. Location: It was...More

1  Thank 7vanessa7
Reviewed 22 March 2015

This was a crowded Saturday night 6pm dinner with reservations. The place was packed and noisy. We were seated quickly towards the back hallway which is maybe 10ft wide by 45ft long. First thing we noticed is that it was difficult to carry on a...More

1  Thank chemjim1
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I live near by and have been going here for years. I will continue to go here for pizza, Saturday brunch and lunchtime salads, but never again for non-pizza dinner. I went on a week night and our waiter was unshaven, and very unfriendly. You...More

1  Thank Victoria W
Reviewed 13 March 2015 via mobile

We were told the wait was 45 minutes, but the great GM found us a table for 2 in their wine room in back. Go there! It was quiet and cozy! We started with a salad, with yummy fresh greens. Numerous great wine choices. The...More

Thank Bridget B
Reviewed 13 March 2015

I recently attended a shower here and the food and service was wonderful. The salads were fresh and the dressings not overpowering. We also had a selection of pizzas and all were made with fresh ingredients. The owner came by several times to check on...More

Thank NeedMoreWine
Reviewed 10 March 2015

best modern italian in Raleigh. Very comfortable settings. Fantastic variety. Fresh Pasta, Oh that bread!

Thank Philip V
Reviewed 26 February 2015

This restaurant was fantastic. I went here with my husband for my birthday. Upon arrival they wrote everyone names who were celebrating a birthday outside with chalk (super cute). We had a reservation but still had to wait, didn't mind waiting, they gave us free...More

Thank Thalia R
Reviewed 25 February 2015

We've been to Raleigh several times, but missed this little Italian place next to Harris Teeter. We had to wait about a half hour, though it was early on a Friday. Glad we did. Friendly service, good salads, and the flatbread pizza was excellent. We...More

Thank IlProfessore21212
Reviewed 25 February 2015

I have eaten at Bella Monica dozens of times in my life and the food has always been consistently outstanding. Great place for lunch or a casual Italian dinner. The reason for my review today is to compliment the manager on a meal my family...More

Thank cory w
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
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: 3121 Edwards Mill Rd Ste 103, Raleigh, NC 27612-5369
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-881-9778
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