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Bella's Bistro

75 Main St, Putnam, CT 06260-1967
+1 860-928-7343
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (13 reviews)
“meatball sub” (2 reviews)
“bistro salad” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Gluten Free Options
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75 Main St, Putnam, CT 06260-1967
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with some friends, our waitress was so slow. It took her 25 minutes to bring us 2 bottles of beer. Food took forever, and wasn't that great for the price. Plenty of other places to eat in the area.

Thank Crystal B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bella"s has everything from wine to vodka Martins,, pizza to awesome pasta dishes. Their spaghetti and meatball pizza is very good,, as is the chicken ceaser salad,,, will definitely go back.

Thank tamistilu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent the day with girlfriends poking around antique and consignment shops in and around Putnam. We stopped into Bella's for lunch and so happy that we did. We were greeted by the lovely owner, Carolyn and seated near the front window. Quaint and charming decor....More

Thank Paula1504
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great restaurant! Excellent food! Amazing French fries!! Great place for lunch or dinner! Both indoor and outdoor seating! Wonderful service!!!

Thank Terry M
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

If you are classy, eat on the street level. If you are looking for a speak easy feel go subterranean. Great spot!

Thank skidapowda
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We have eaten here several times over the years and have never been disappointed. Most recently we dined with friends and after drinks and appetizers we ordered two pizzas. They're not personal size, one could feed four and it did. We took the other one...More

Thank Voyageur505
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We had lunch on a hot afternoon at a street side table with adequate shade. Two of us had the burrata salad, one with shrimp (priced per crustacean) and one with grilled chicken. Both were small but excellent. The meatball sandwich that our third diner...More

Thank Over_the_Peak
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Staying in Mystic and went to Putnam to do some antique shopping. We walked along the street and they were opening. Beautiful day and we sat outside. I has the lobster roll, hubby had the meatball sub. Both were delicious. We're from the south, they...More

Thank Angela D
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This was my second visit. My first visit I had steak which was absolutely delicious and the chef had no problem changing one of the sides for me as I didn't like what came with the steak. However, on my second visit I decided to...More

Thank niceone60
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

I gave this place 2 tries. The first time brought whole family for father's bday. The food took well over an hour and when asked the waitress blamed the kitchen for forgetting our food. Food was ok once arrived yet our frustrations for sitting around...More

1  Thank Jessica D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 Main St, Putnam, CT 06260-1967
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Putnam
  • Phone Number: +1 860-928-7343
  • E-mail
Menu changes seasonally, full bar and lounge, live entertainment on weekends, patio seating available, private function space, catering and take out available, reservations recommended
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