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Bella Michael's

57 River St, Oneonta, NY 13820-2319
+1 607-431-9166
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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57 River St, Oneonta, NY 13820-2319
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ate at this restaurant based on a recommendation from the hotel where I was staying in Oneonta for business. Let me be clear, Oneonta is a small town, not a lot of options for fine dining so I was not expecting what I experienced....More

Thank Dahlia42
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend recommended this restaurant to me so we tried it out. Food was good - portion was large (had the Chicken Ala Mike). Parking looks small but there is another lot across the street you can use. Waitress staff was friendly. I it is...More

Thank blueskies4me
Reviewed 4 October 2017

When the owner is totally committed to only offer the best food and service diners come back every time. Add to this superior food cooked as you asked them to, we come back many times. Bella Michaels is a jewel on River street that mirrors...More

Thank Geoffrey S
Reviewed 8 September 2017

It is a pleasant place to eat. We enjoined the meal. The service was good and the food was very good.

Thank ArtPG55
Reviewed 5 September 2017

NASTY WAITRESS. We were a group of 10 ladies and making our minds up on a menu, whilst catching up on life, we were a bit slow to order. This upset the waitress. She ignored us for a while and when she returned, she still...More

Thank merytriplex
Diana G, Owner at Bella Michael's, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

I am so sorry for your experience, and please know this is not our normal. Would you be able to tell me when your party was at the restaurant, I would definitely like to discuss this with the server as this is not acceptable behavior.

Reviewed 2 September 2017

Dinner last night was suggested by the front desk at the (awesome) Hampton. And a good thing, as I would have skipped it thinking it was too fancy or outside of our price range. In truth it's comfortable inside, easy to find, great drinks, and...More

Thank april71
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This is our 2nd trip to All Star Village and I had to arrange a team dinner. The staff was very helpful and was able to accommodate our order on fairly short notice. We ordered and picked up the food the same day. Prices were...More

1  Thank foodluva1234
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We wanted to try something different, having been to a few other restaurants in Oneonta. This is an old-school neighborhood Italian Restaurant, and I'm sure if you played around on the menu you could find some of their better dishes. I had the Veal Chop...More

Thank Kleefrog57
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Recommended by a friend as a great place to enjoy local atmosphere & great food. THEY WERE CORRECT! Enjoyed a great family dinner after a rousing day of baseball at Cooperstown All Star Village. Mary treated us royally with great service & excellent food recommendations....More

Thank McGhost2000
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

A wonderful Italian restaurant in a small town serving exceptional delicious seafood plates. A must come if you drive by interstate 88 to Albany.

Thank Margy L
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
USD 12 - USD 29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 River St, Oneonta, NY 13820-2319
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Oneonta
  • Phone Number: +1 607-431-9166
Bella Michaels serves fresh seafood, steaks, chops, pasta, chicken and vegetarian meals. We have a full bar with wine, beer and liquor. We offer lunch, dinner and drink specials daily. Eat in or take out. Reservations appreciated.
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