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Bellaria Restaurant & Wine Bar

4.6
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66 reviews
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£26 to £40
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Italian
Charmingly unique, Bellaria Restaurant and Wine Bar in Fitzrovia is a must for those tired of the same typical Italian dining experience.
From street level Bellaria looks like a simple Italian restaurant with a welcoming atmosphere. The best seats in the house are by the wide windows where you can sit and watch the world go by.
However, a few steps below and guests are transported to a whole other world. Bellaria’s basement is straight out of a fairytale – its bare stone walls, with their arches, nooks and crannies complemented by chandeliers, mirrors, and low lighting, enhance the atmospheric ambience. It is the ideal setting for romance and a real surprise to everyone who discovers it.
Sophisticated and contemporary, our menu makes good use of authentic Italian ingredients to produce elegant and creative dishes ranging from pastas and risottos to steaks and fish. To complement our delicious food we have created a long list of excellent wines.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitising
  • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
  • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
  • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
Social Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace

Featured special offers

Select a special offer by choosing a date, time and party size

Celebrate New Year's Eve with a fantastic meal!

Dine in
Starting Dec 31, 2020

New Year 2021=2 celebrations in 1. We say hello to 2021.AND WE GET RID OF 2020! Add Italian food, prosecco and hilarious staff into the mix and you're onto a winner. We have a DJ, a theme (black tie) and much much more. Canapes and Midnight prosecco included in £65 ticket. 9pm onward...

Offers

London Restaurant Festival: 25% off the food bill

Oct 1-31, 2020·Daily 12:00-21:30

25% off the food bill when you order min 2 courses per person

1,000-Point Tables

See availability for 1,000 point tables

Daily 12:00PM - 9:30PM

Dine Local: 25% off the food bill

Jul 12, 2020-Nov 30, 2020·Daily 12:00-22:00

25% off the food bill, when you order min 1 starter and 1 main
course for each person

What 66 People Are Saying
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4.6based on recent ratings
4.5
Food
4.7
Service
4.5
Ambience
4.4
Value
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98% of people would recommend it to a friend
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EZ1978
London
2 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Lovely restaurant and food in a great location would definetely recommend

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Beautiful restaurant,food and service
Was me and my partners first date since having our daughter couldn’t have asked for more
Many thanks

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SHapolly
London
2 reviews
Dined on 19 September 2020
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Very welcoming and accommodating for a birthday meal - made it even more fun

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vipsally
London
28 reviews
Dined on 19 September 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Excellent food and very attentive staff, thank you for making our lunch very enjoyable

Bellaria Restaurant & Wine Bar
Responded on 21 September 2020

so glad you had such a lovely time!! See you again soon!!

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Christopher
London
6 reviews
Dined on 12 September 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience4

We opted for the outdoor seating, as would seem advisable in the circumstances. Somewhat surprisingly the staff did not wear masks, but they were very attentive and the service itself was excellent. We lingered far longer than we might have—nearly four hours in all; at no point did the staff try to encourage us to leave, and they even put the outdoor heater on when it began to get chilly.

The bruschetta and pan roasted salmon were both excellent; the pan-fried chicken Milanese was nearly perfect, marred only by being ever so slightly more charred than I would have preferred.

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lewispg
London
9 reviews
Dined on 4 September 2020
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Fantastic team that looked after us very well. The use of great humour and attentive service created a wonderful atmosphere. Thank you for a great experience

Bellaria Restaurant & Wine Bar
Responded on 15 September 2020

Glad you found us funny... we think we're funny too... can't wait to see you again soon! Laura x

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Kimm
London
1 review
Dined on 4 September 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Perfect place. Super quality, very kind staff, family type atmosphere and the best pasta I ever had. (I'm gluten allergic, so I'm super glad for this place)

Bellaria Restaurant & Wine Bar
Responded on 6 September 2020

Thank you so much for your kind review! So glad you liked it and glad you managed to find delicious gluten free pasta!! Hopefully, we will see you again soon!

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OpenTable Diner
London
4 reviews
Dined on 31 August 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience5

Great decor and food was great. Service was exceptional

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on 25 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We found this restaurant by accident and it was a very wonderful experience. We were seated downstairs and we felt transported to a different time and place. Food and staff were superb! Would definitely come back for more.

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NatashaG
1 review
Dined on 22 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Gorgeous food, lovely and attentive staff! 10/10 thank you

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Starlight
London
2 reviews
Dined on 22 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Compared to the standard noisy London restaurants, this was quiet which meant a lot to me. The service was excellent - the staff were friendly, pleasant and had a great sense of humour, they were very cheerful and joked about with us which was nice. The food was delicious: top-quality food and it was just about the right amount - not too much and not too little. The restaurant is located in a lovely part of the city and the underground floor is stunning with a beautiful, authentic, win cellar feel to it with atmospheric lighting, creating a nice romantic feel to it. Perfect to take your date there. The wine was also very nice. I'll definitely go back again as there were quite a few dishes I like to try, but of course, you can't have everything in one meal! Thank you for a wonderful experience. I really enjoyed it!

Bellaria Restaurant & Wine Bar
Responded on 31 August 2020

Thank you so much for this thorough review of our restaurant! We are so glad you had such a lovely time - and yes, definitely come back and try more of our dishes... we are looking forward to seeing you again soon! Laura (P.s- glad you think we are funny, we think so too...)

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Dave
London
16 reviews
Dined on 21 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

This is a great restaurant. Food and service always wonderful. The outside seating has a cover and heating so we felt safe from corona without being cold.

Bellaria Restaurant & Wine Bar
Responded on 15 September 2020

So glad you enjoyed it! We're glad you feel safe! See you again soon... Laura x

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stuartt
London
14 reviews
Dined on 15 August 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience5

Lovely restaurant, perfect for date night. Service was quick and attentive, the lighting, setting and decor was just right, and the menu had a fairly wide selection of options and was well priced.

The highlight was the main courses (homemade pasta was amazing) of Spinach & Feta Ravioli, and Beef Ragu Tagliatelle.

Starters of Brushetta (good - needed to be a little more crisp) and Baked Aubergine (very good) and desserts of Tiramisu (good - a little too creamy) and Lemon Cheescake (good - needed more lemon tang).

Would very much recommend.

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rawneat
London
1 review
Dined on 10 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Went in after the lock down was lifted, the restaurant has put in proper precautions and it was a pleasure to dine in. Excellent food and service

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DishantM
1 review
Dined on 6 August 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great romantic ambiance. Friendly and professional staff! Will be coming back soon!

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MarieL
London
2 reviews
Dined on 1 August 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Lovely venue and creative use of pavement to enable outdoor eating. Food was great just portions that were on the large side!

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JamieO
London
1 review
Dined on 29 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Laura was the best waitress ever, food was great, ambience was amazing.

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WinterP
1 review
Dined on 27 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great experience. We were a group of 5.

Staff was very lovely and helpful.

They recently refurbished the restaurant, so everything is in top condition and looks very cosy.

Wide range of wines and large menu. Even though the menu is large, everything was fresh. Excellent chef!

Will definitely come back here!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 24 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Staff is amazing. Thanks all of them. They made our night.

OT
OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on 24 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Absolutely wonderful and great service!

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KAj1973
London
1 review
Dined on 21 July 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience4

The service was great. staff were professional and friendly. The food was great especially the starters mixed seafood platter which was very impressive - highly recommended. The wine however was poor quality and expensive (£51) for what seemed like cheap wine.

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GintareK
London
1 review
Dined on 20 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We had a great evening, staff were amazing, very helpful and food was delicious!! Thank you guys!

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TatyanaG
1 review
Dined on 15 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Wonderful birthday celebration we had at Bellaria. This was our first restaurant visit since the lockdown. The food quality exceeded any expectations and the services was fantastic. Many thanks to lovely Kate and Helen who were very attentive. We'll definitely come back again!

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Kimm
London
2 reviews
Dined on 14 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

An amazing restaurant with great food and service...

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on 11 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Been there three times now and I will keep coming back! Great food and great customer service.

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vipTcfa
London
21 reviews
Dined on 11 July 2020
Overall4Food5Service5Ambience3

We went for Saturday evening dinner. Food was great, as was the service. However, the restaurant should improve its pandemic safety procedures to improve social distancing between tables and between tables and staff (who are also advised to wear masks).

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GlennB
1 review
Dined on 11 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Really fantastic simple yet honest food.
Was wonderful.

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vipOpenTableDiner
London
27 reviews
Dined on 10 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We had read previous reviews so we figured we were in for a decent meal but it turned out to be absolutely excellent in every way, food wise.

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CraigS
Spain
2 reviews
Dined on 4 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

In these testing times during Covid, Bellaria was fantastic. Everything was regularly sanitised, people were seated far enough away from each other (which also helps noise level). Food & wine recommendations were perfect and the waiting staff were jovial and entertaining. Fantastic experience we will be back!

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OpenTableDiner
London
3 reviews
Dined on 13 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

I have been to this restaurant several times, and I keep wanting to go back.
I have lived in Italy and would definitely say that this restaurant is authentic, and a taste of northern Italy in London. It's not particularly cheap compared to some other restaurants, but definitely affordable, and totally worth it. The dishes are fresh, well-presented, and they taste absolutely lovely (the black pasta with sea food is particularly nice). The decor is quite smart but relaxed, the atmosphere's great, the staff are friendly and the wine list is very nice too - definitely a place to go to to enjoy good food and drink in nice surroundings!

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OpenTable Diner
London
11 reviews
Dined on 11 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It felt like stepping into somebody’s house in Italy for dinner. The atmosphere is simple and relaxed, and the food was perfect. We had four dinners that we all passed around and shared, and every single one of them was spectacular. Very straightforward, fresh pasta, simple fresh ingredients, amazing food. Our server Vallerio was warm, welcoming and guided us perfectly through the night with his recommendations. Nothing about this meal could have been any better.

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OpenTableDiner
London
3 reviews
Dined on 11 March 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

A great Italian restaurant. Fresh ingredients, delicious home made bread and pasta. And to top it all off incredible service.

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MartinT
1 review
Dined on 10 March 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

first time to Bellaria, found on opentable, table of 9, everything was great and friendly.

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Cher1992
Bristol
3 reviews
Dined on 7 March 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Booked 50% off offer which was good value. House specialities not included in the offer but not a problem as many other good dishes.
Two of us enjoyed calimari starter and baked aubergine parmigiana starter. Mains were tasty and home made tiramisu was very good.

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RebeccaF
London
3 reviews
Dined on 7 March 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience4

I have been to this restaurant a number of times and really enjoyed the service, food and atmosphere. Feels like being in an Italian wine cellar. We went this week for my Birthday and I requested that the waiter sings to us... I am not sure that they do that anymore but it was a lovely touch!

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sophiem
1 review
Dined on 27 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Had a lovely time, with great food and drink for my Birthday. Lots of lovely tastes of Italy, great service.

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petec
1 review
Dined on 27 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

I adore this place. I have been a few times now and each time the food has been authentic, fine Italian food with the service being attentive and friendly as well. The decor has an opulent feel to it - a great place to go for a celebratory lunch or dinner. I will definitely be back again.

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OpenTable Diner
London
2 reviews
Dined on 25 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

We came to Bellaria because we were recommended this place and we were told they have good food. We were not disappointed! Their pasta is very good, portions are just the right size and overall we were very happy with our lunch.

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OpenTable Diner
London
4 reviews
Dined on 25 February 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

It was a perfect dinner for our first night in London. Great food, great atmosphere and great staff!!! Grazie mille Roberta 😊

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OpenTable Diner
London
1 review
Dined on 17 February 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience4

Great meal. All ages enjoyed it. We would go again especially with the promotional discount

FAQs

Bellaria Restaurant & Wine Bar does offer delivery in partnership with Deliveroo. Bellaria Restaurant & Wine Bar also offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at 020 7580 8075.

Bellaria Restaurant & Wine Bar is rated 4.6 stars by 66 OpenTable diners.

You can book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size.