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Bella Gente
Bella Gente

Bella Gente Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.bellagentenj.com/
  • Email: bella-gente-nj@hotmail.com
  • Phone: (973) 239-4416
  • Hours of Operation: Tues-Thursday: 12:00pm - 9:30pm;

    Friday - Saturday: 12:00pm - 10:30pm;

    Sunday: 12:00pm - 9:30pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Italian
  • Executive Chef: Chef Angelo
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Delivery, Fireplace, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Personal wines welcome, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access
  • Catering:
  • Private Party Facilities: Bella Gente Ristorante is one of the few restaurants with two dinning sides in Verona NJ. The BG's room where you can eat our famous oven brick pizzas as well as the regular menu. In our R'S dinning room you'll find our fine dinning option, with a classic Mediterranean atmosphere.
  • Private Party Contact: Martin A. (973) 239-4416
  • Special Events & Promotions: CHRISTMAS PREFIXED MENU
    Crab Cakes or
    Roasted Peppers and Mozzarella
    House Salad or Caesar
    Rigatoni Bolognese
    Penne Tomatoes and Basil
    Tilapia Marechiara
    Shrimp Fra-Diavolo
    Chicken Francese or Della Casa
    Veal Picatta or Francese
    NY Strip Steak w/Pepper & Onions
    p/person + Taxes
    Make your Reservation at 973 239 4416 ask for Martin A.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: On the Corner of Bloomfield Avenue & Grove Avenue
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: Our restaurant has municipal parking located in the back and the front of the restaurant.
A word from Bella Gente
Bella Gente is one of Verona, N.J.'s most popular Trattoria & Ristorante. We are famous for our Brick Oven Pizza and are considered one of the best in town, as well as a variety of specialty dishes created by our own chef Angelo, such as Rock Shrimp Arrabiata, Homemade Soups, Scungilli Fra-Diavolo served with Long Hot Peppers etc. We provide a casual dining experience as well as a formal dining experience with a Mediterranean decor along with a fast, friendly and efficient waitstaff to cater to your every need. We look forward to receiving your reservations and treating you the way you deserve. Continued
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Diner Reviews
  • "Looks like a nursing home inside. Tired and worn atmosphere. No the place it used to be."
    Dined on 4/1/2014
  • "Food was very good, however, service needs much improvement."
    Dined on 3/8/2014
  • "Went here last night for valentines day. Had a reservation for 830 and was not seated until 845, no big deal but when our table was ready we were waved over to come sit instead of walked to our table. We never had a waiter or waitress. The host took care of us and took our order and we were never checked on for the rest of the night. We probably could have walked out and nobody would have known. We had 3 different people handle our check, one brought it, one took it to run my card and another person brought it back for me to sign. The service was absolutely the worst I have seen in any restaurant. The upside of this place is that it's byob and the food is very good and the prices are reasonable. Portions are large and it is very good."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Food was good although the service was notably slow and we should have ordered the pizza as that is what we saw everyone around us eating; however we ordered from the menu and the food left a lot to be desired..."
    Dined on 2/14/2014
  • "Enjoyable and relaxing. Staff was very attentive and the food was very good."
    Dined on 1/18/2014
  • "Great meal at a reasonable cost with attentive and pleasant service."
    Dined on 1/11/2014
  • "Terrible experience. Despite taking our reservation, main dining room was closed for a private party. Table provided in pizza/take-out section next door. I don't begrudge the operator booking a private party, but be straight when accepting reservations. A normal pleasant experience, been there in the past, was a crowded loud environment. We left quickly. Will have second thoughts of booking here in the future."
    Dined on 12/7/2013
  • "Five of us had dinner there to celebrate my wife's birthday. Everyone had a great time, The food as usual was very good. The staff on their own came out and sang happy birthday to her."
    Dined on 11/20/2013
  • "we walked in. we left. it was a pizzeria with tables for the family We have no idea what the food was like"
    Dined on 10/11/2013
  • "My wife and I found this restaurant met our requirements of excellent food and service. It was well worth the reasonable price. We will definitely go there again in the near future."
    Dined on 9/29/2013