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Bella Italia Reading - CLOSED

12-14 Queen Victoria Street, Reading RG1 1TG, England
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good48%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
5 Dec 2016
“Christmas Get-together with friends”
25 Oct 2015
“Great atmosphere”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Italian, Mediterranean, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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12-14 Queen Victoria Street, Reading RG1 1TG, England
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 6 December 2016

A busy Friday evening in early December and the restaurant was packed! The waiting staff were awesome - so attentive, yet with so many customers to serve. The food was great and we had a thoroughly enjoyable evening. The only downside was that it was...More

Thank AJGE
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Really hungry after a day out called here and seeing the queue but reassured by the manager that a table would be in 10 minutes waited. Well worth while, pasta, pizza and chicken dishes after an amazing onion and mozzarella garlic bread were superb. Had...More

Thank Kath C
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Although its been a while since we been to Reading.We chose Bella Italia & were seated quickly although we didn't book on a Friday evening. Excellent service & friendly staff.All our food was fresh & full of flavour.

Thank Arina62
Reviewed 15 August 2014

Booked a table on line last week for Tuesday 12th August lunchtime. Printed off vouchers which show name/location of restaurant. When we arrived it was all closed up and when I asked a security guard about it - he said it had been closed 2...More

Thank KarenLeeds
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Loved the Queen Victoria Street branch of BI - cosy, relaxed atmosphere, friendly staff - especially Maria, who always recognised us and asked how we were - and always enjoyed the food. Much more atmospheric than the Oracle branch. Can't believe this branch has closed...More

1  Thank DrEmma1968
Reviewed 28 July 2014

we popped in for a quick lunch , sat outside in the sun, the food was very tasty , the staff were friendly and attentive . I believe the restaurant is shutting down this week and the other branch in Reading is being made larger.

Thank The_Luffs
Reviewed 9 July 2014

I had been for a quiet meal after work whereby I decided to stumble upon a, what I thought nice chain resturant on the way to the station. I ordered lasagne which was truly TERRIBLE! It felt like cardboard and didn't taste much better.. I...More

Thank MaidenheadFoodReview
Reviewed 25 June 2014 via mobile

I went here one late evening to get some food after travelling from Norway. I had planned to have a pint an ad pizza. I ordered mixed olives, and a beer while waiting for a Calsone Diavolo. The beer was soon joined by a other...More

Thank hohygen
Reviewed 25 May 2014

I've already reviewed another Italian restaurant which I enjoyed because of how authentic it was. This is the complete opposite, totally fake and a terrible experience. We started badly with flat beer, when my friend ordered bottles for the next round he was questioned why...More

Thank JulianFr
Reviewed 20 May 2014

Popped into reading and decided to try bella Italia. Was a nice evening, was not busy but I am sure it will be busier at weekends, had bruschetta followed by carbanara and have to say it was excellent, service was also very good and food...More

Thank Dave K
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  • Address: 12-14 Queen Victoria Street, Reading RG1 1TG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
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