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Bella Italia - CLOSED

407 N 8th St, Fort Smith, AR 72901-2203
+1 479-785-1550
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good10%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“bruschetta” (14 reviews)
“creme brulee” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, American, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
407 N 8th St, Fort Smith, AR 72901-2203
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

Dined at Bella Italia with friends and the food is as good as when I first ate there almost 20 years ago. I enjoyed the cannelloni--the cheese melted in my mouth! All the pasta dishes were wonderful as was the bruschetta and the desserts. The...More

Thank 1952car
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

I've made many trips to Bella over the years and I've never had a bad one. If you enjoy a quality dining experience, you won't find a better one in the Fort Smith area. This is a slow paced meal, so be prepared to enjoy...More

Thank Brent D
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

If you want fresh food with an authentic Italian taste, you need to visit Bella Italia! The restaurant is in beautiful, historic downtown Fort Smith in a 100+ year old Victorian house. The owner is charming and makes you feel right at home. The prices...More

Thank Chrisron98
Reviewed 4 June 2016

My wife and I went to Bella Italia Thusday night, June 2, 2016. Both of us had a great experience. She had chicken Florentine that she liked very much. It had a cream sauce with several cheeses and spinach. I had a tender filet that...More

Thank warandmar
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Absolutely delicious. We read the reviews and decided to give it a try we both loved it. I had the rigatoni and my husband had the lasagna. Creme brûlée was wonderful.

Thank dmeyers
Reviewed 30 May 2016

You must try the unique calamari. See pic. Like nothing I've ever eaten: tender with a texture like scallops and a taste somewhere between chicken and lobster. It's whole instead of those nasty rings, it's not greasy at all, and about the size and shape...More

Thank TravelStars4Us
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

This place is off the beaten path in an old Victorian home. There were only two other people there on a Friday evening. When we entered the owner looked puzzled and asked if we were from out of town and how we had heard of...More

Thank Elmac56
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Off the charts....AGAIN ! :) I will continue to come back because when I am there I step back in time....and I feel like family. Bella is my home :)

Thank tullya0009
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I have been here once before and the food and service was so amazing we made another reservation before we left to return for her birthday. We reserved the elevator table. The owner is the server and he remembered us and that...More

Thank Tiffany M
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Belle italia has the locks on Fort Smith Italian Dining. If you are looking for a dining experience this is my first choice Italian cuisine. Mo the owner is passionate about his restaurant. You will find no frozen quick steps to preparation. Unfortunately, and it...More

1  Thank milehighbullet1
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 N 8th St, Fort Smith, AR 72901-2203
  • Location: United States  >  Arkansas (AR)  >  Fort Smith
  • Phone Number: +1 479-785-1550
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