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Bella Cosi Modern Italian Restaurant

22 Thomas Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4032, Australia
+61 7 3100 9620
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“tagine” (8 reviews)
“tiramisu” (9 reviews)
“scaloppine” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
22 Thomas Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4032, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful Italian vibe, nice music, very friendly service and food are excellent! Specially Veal Scaloppine was divine. Tender veal in a creamy mushroom brandy jus, amazingly delicious. Even rosemary roasted duck fat potato was so nice. We love this dish so much. And Duck Lasagna...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and friendly and efficient service. Everyone in our group enjoyed the whole experience. We'll certainly be returning. Thanks!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant had a lovely atmosphere and great service. but the food was very average and a bit bland. My husband and I wont be returning.

Thank melinda2505
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Bella Cosi never fails, with Beautiful Italian food, served by a lovely friendly waitress. We have been a few times now and will definitely be back again and again. Thanks to all the staff at Bella Cosi for wonderful meals and service. If I could...More

1  Thank exeter46
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Been here half a dozen times with local friends for pizza and beers. Always have a good meal and a laugh. It does seem VERY dead lately so o hope they don't close down.More

1  Thank Jessica M
Vincent B, Owner at Bella Cosi Modern Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Hey Jessica. Thanks for the concern. It's been like this every year for the 8 years we've traded. Ekka week plus cold weather and we die down. Although we were very busy tonight! We're not going anywhere. We'll ride it out like we do each...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017

Great food and service. The owner Vince helped make us so welcome when we visited from NSW and catered to our desire not to drink NZ wine. We were not rushed and found everyone very friendly with delicious Italian food.

1  Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I love white tablecloth dining, this intimate restaurant has good Italian food, if dining alone or with company, you will enjoy the ambiance here.

Thank margaret_wilcox
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Nice to have This in Chermside. Lovely seafood pasta and bruschetta. I recommend booking but a nice cosy restaurant

Thank Cara B
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere was great, the staff super attentive, the food was good quality and fresh. The wine list not extensive but when in Rome ...... great night out, definitely will be a regular customer.

Thank Robyn F
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Visiting from NSW we had dinner at Bella Cosi on a Saturday night with some local friends. It was a great night of beautifully prepared food and interaction with staff and management. Well done to our lovely waitress Clare and the co-owner who we shared...More

2  Thank Mardey_60
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Questions & Answers
Sam P
7 September 2017|
Response from Vincent B | Property representative |
Hi, We are fully licensed and don't offer BYO. Closing time varies depending on diners. We do ask that people book and we base our close time on last diners booked. Generally kitchen starts to close around 9:00pm based on... More
Jackie C
10 November 2016|
Response from BellaCosi | Property representative |
Hi Jackie Street parking is available. Also there are carparks behind the offices on Gympie road that are available in the evenings.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 33
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Thomas Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4032, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3100 9620
  • E-mail
Bella Cosi Modern Italian Restaurant has set the standard for high quality dining in the Chermside area. Constantly acknowledged by our diners for outstanding cuisine, Bella Cosi is a rare find in suburban Brisbane. Rich and delicious food passionately prepared and aimed at ensuring the tradition of Italian food lives in every dish. In a modern decor with private dining options and fully licensed (no BYO), our wine list features a mix of Italian, Australian and New Zealand wines that complement our menu. Everyone is welcome with an excellent variety for gluten free and vegetarian diners. Our “Belle Bambini” children’s menu makes family dining easy. 120 seats including a private dining room/conference room available with 30 seats. Function and off-site catering. Banquet Style Menus available. Gift vouchers available.
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