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Bella Trattoria

6th and Main Street, Riverside, CA
+1 951-784-0300
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (11 reviews)
“tomato soup” (2 reviews)
“garden salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
6th and Main Street, Riverside, CA
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sitting outside under lemon trees in February when it is snowing back home was lovely. I’ll be blunt, the service was incredibly slow. Not romantic slow dinner but just ridiculously slow. Our server was kind but never an apology on the wait. I tried to...More

Thank P_R_G_NH
Mission Inn H, Social Media Coordinator at Bella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear P_R_G_NH, We are very dismayed to hear that you were dissatisfied with the service you received at Bella Trattoria. It is of utmost importance to us that our guests feel well taken care of and it is unacceptable to us that your experience did...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The evening started right when the maitre d treated us like special guests. The server was on top of it for us and the food was excellent and plenty to fill us up. We got a pizza and the crust and sauce was excellent- some...More

Thank Steven G
Mission Inn H, other at Bella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Steven G., We are so thrilled to hear that every aspect of your visit to Bella Trattoria was exceptional. We strive to deliver this type of customer satisfaction every, single time and are happy that we succeeded. We hope to see you again soon;...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is not my first visit to Bella Trattoria. We find it a convenient venue outside of the Holiday Season at the Mission Inn Festival of Lights. The remodeling with partitions may or may not have been an improvement. Firstly, the Mission Inn did a...More

Thank Daniel M
Mission Inn H, other at Bella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Daniel M, We are saddened to hear you received anything less than exceptional service. We apologize for the mix-up with your reservation, and we will be using your review to further improve our operations so that we can prove Bella Trattoria is an outstanding...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Overall the dining experience was nice for a Sunday evening. Not overly crowded, relatively quiet in that we could hear each other speak. I feel the servers need additional coaching on their wines, entrees, and Desserts. It was our first time and their answers were...More

Thank Trina W
Mission Inn H, other at Bella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Trina W, We are disappointed to hear you received anything less than perfect customer service. Thank you for sharing your valuable feedback; I will be sharing it with restaurant management in the hopes that they will review their training standards to best accommodate great...More

Reviewed 7 January 2018

Bella Trattoria Richard server was friendly but service was painfully slow and it wasn't that busy at 6pm. His assistant server was excellent and who we asked for help when needed. The Washington Two Vines chardonnay was ok, the Oregon Irvine Pinot Noir was way...More

Thank dlpa2000
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Not too expensive but not the best quality Italian dishes. Pastas were too thick and heavy, sauces not very meaty. Lasagna was mostly pasta.More

Thank ANonyMouse45
Mission Inn H, Social Media Cooridnator at Bella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

Dear ANonyMouse45, We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback with us. I have shared your feedback about the pasta with our Director of Food and Beverage to make sure the appropriate changes are made. We hope to see you again in the...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017

I opted for the Lasagna which was supposed to be a top seller. It wasn't even a reasonable facsimile. The noodles were hard around the edge & the sauce contained about a teaspoon of meat. The garlic bread was soft & soggy. A friend ordered...More

Thank Peak-A-view
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Went for lunch and had their special which was a soft drink, side salad (got Caesar) and half a Panini sandwich (spicy chicken). It was really delicious and the chicken was not spicy it was also a great value only $10. the wait for the...More

Thank xsiparsi
Reviewed 22 August 2017

I and my wife had dinner here and it was great. We had a salad that they split and it tasted great and they brought out bread with balsamic vinegar and olive oil. This was excellent. I had the rock shrimp risotto and my wife...More

Thank satojohn53
Mission Inn H, Social Media Coordinator at Bella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Dear satojohn53, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We are thrilled to hear you and your wife had the opportunity to join us for dinner! We will be sure to share your feedback with the rest of our team to ensure Antonio is...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Pros: Service was good, and the porkchops were delish. We came with a party of 10 and the servers were on top of it and we never had to ask for refills of our waters. There was a musician right outside on the square and...More

Thank Anna F
Mission Inn H, Restaurant Manager at Bella Trattoria, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Dear Anna F, We appreciate you sharing your feedback. Please contact me at my direct line, 951-328-6947 . I would love to hear from you to discuss your experience further. Sincerely, Dalane Nash Restaurant Manager

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Questions & Answers
22 January 2017|
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Response from captE48 | Reviewed this property |
Lunch was excellent. We had lunch in the outdoor dinning area. Very good service. It was a beautiful day.
Ann P
8 October 2016|
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Response from Mission Inn H | Property representative |
Hi Ann, Please call (888) 326-4448 for reservations at Bella Trattoria!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6th and Main Street, Riverside, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: +1 951-784-0300
This is going to be a great review, because the food was great, it's partial outdoors and elegant ambiance.
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