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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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5 Mill Rd, Durham, NH 03824-3046
+1 603-868-3377
11:30 - 21:00
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Sun 11:30 - 20:00
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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Portsmouth, NH
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

For anyone who has never been to Bella's, you've been missing out! The daily specials are so creative and delicious it's hard to decide which one to get. Steak tips are ridiculously good, sandwiches yumm, you really can't go wrong. Not to mention the friendly and welcoming staff that makes you feel at home. I LOVE Bella's!

1 Thank Paige W
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bella's is a small homey place will good food and nice local beer options. Staff was friendly and polite.

1 Thank Marilyn S
Manchester, New Hampshire
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had the best fried chicken sandwich ever! The food here is always fantastic. Restaurant is clean and service is great. It has a nice small town touch and the owner is wonderful! I highly recommend lunch or dinner here if you are in the Durham/UNH area.

1 Thank jtessier94
Durham, New Hampshire
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Great food, great service, great atmosphere. The owners have put together an outstanding staff - they make you feel welcome and eager to make your experience top notch. And they deliver. Highest recommendation.

1 Thank MarxBrother
Durham, New Hampshire
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Restaurant is located in a non descript strip mall, but food is excellent. I especially love the seafood, scallops are always plentiful and tasty. Owners cater to townspeople which is a real treat in a university town!

1 Thank CoCoConcord
Grantham, New Hampshire
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We went there as a family on Saturday evening and walked in about 8:30-8:40 with dining services closing at 9:00. We ordered drinks which came promptly. The one mixed drink that was made was tasty. The food was good pub style food, and which arrived fairly promptly. The thing that all of us picked up on was that not only... More 

Thank double_bonus11
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

It's not often that couples can agree on a certain restaurants....but we always seem to choose Bella's when we need to make that decision on where to eat. We return again and again to enjoy the great choices and generous portions. Their creative dinner specials never disappoint. Pork tenderloin with baked tri-color gnocchi on a bed of garlicky spinach or... More 

3 Thank Eileen B
Barrington, New Hampshire
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30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

an eclectically Italian restaurant serves up an excellent selection of craft beer along with somewhat unique and standard dishes

4 Thank FoodCriticNH
Dover, New Hampshire
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126 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Nice menu with many food options.Open for lunch and dinner with a full bar.Outside seating available during the warmer months.Plenty of parking also which is a bonus in Durham.

4 Thank T4349TOinfo
New Hampshire
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Highlights: Service slow, waitresses too busy and not familiar with the menu, dirty glass served, no kids activities and an overpriced kids menu with portions that are way too big. No fruit. Read on for the gory details... We decided to try Bella's even though no one in the local area had ever mentioned it to us when asked about... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 24
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Mill Rd, Durham, NH 03824-3046
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 603-868-3377

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?