About Bella Notte
Bella Notte means Beautiful Night in Italian. Join us at our table & let us create your beautiful dining experience! This is a place to satisfy the appetite with Italian gusto. Enjoy the season's freshest ingredients and some unique dishes that are sure to become your next favorite! Remember, in Italy food & drink don't just make it possible to live, they're a part of what makes life worth living.
Italians say, "A tavolo non s'invecchia".
(People do not get old at the table)-spend enough time at ours and you'll believe it's true!
Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Daily: 11:00am - 11:00pm; Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 3:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 11:00pm
$30 and under
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Dine with us Friday or Saturday evening & be amazed by our magician while you're enjoying your meal!
Let us know about your office lunch, an off-site party or any other event that we can cater for you. Choose from our full menu or let us know if you have any special requests. No group is too small or large!
Convenient parking is available in the front parking lot or next door at Surf's Up Grill.
Private Party Facilities:
We have a couple options available for private parties including an intimate room accommodating up to 23 people, and a romantic patio (heated/cooled, depending on the weather) with a fireplace and white linen covered tables, which comfortably seats up to 60 people. We offer several differently priced set menu options and we are happy to accommodate any special requests to the best of our ability. Contact our private party manager to set up your next event!
Private Party Contact:
Tiffany Blair: 8592451789x
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Delivery, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Bella Notte Ratings and Reviews
I'm thrilled to report that my daughter ...
I'm thrilled to report that my daughter & I had the best dining experience that we've had in YEARS. Food was wonderful, the staff (especially our waiter Lance) worked very diligently to make certain our visit was terrific. My only regret is that I live in Knoxville Tn and this awesome restaurant is in Lexington Ky. Thanks to Belle Notta. Can't wait to come back.
We visit Lexington once or twice a year ...
We visit Lexington once or twice a year from Pittsburgh, and eating at Bella Notte is always on our to do list. We are never disappointed in the food or the service. We highly recommend this wonderful Italian restaurant.
If you are looking for Italian food simi ...
If you are looking for Italian food similar to food in Italy, this place will not work. If you are looking for an okay American spin on Italian food - this place is just fine. The panna cotta was way too sweet, and had sugary, not tasty (lower quality caramel sauce on top). The fried calamari were underwhelming and chicken piccata was just okay. The butternut squash soup was acceptable, but slightly below average for a typical Italian fare. The servers were nice and the place has a cute ambiance, I probably wouldn't go back though. An update to my review - the food actually turned out to be not so great quality - I've felt the excess oils all night.... Not typical of the type of food that I consumed.
I had searched top places in Lexington, ...
I had searched top places in Lexington, this wasn't anything grander than an Olive Garden. I had higher expectations especially with the higher prices, but this had no ambiance and nothing stand-out when it came to the food.
I went to Bella Notte with my girlfriend ...
I went to Bella Notte with my girlfriend for her birthday. Service was wonderful, food was delicious, and the signature dessert (The Chocolate Souffle) was to die for. We have decided to add this to our list of restaurants we frequent.
For what we ordered, the price was on par. We did not eat there for a long time because it sounded more expensive than it is. Price is similar to that of Olive Garden.
Spending a weekend in Lexington. We had ...
Spending a weekend in Lexington. We had been very disappointed in food we had eaten so far. Belle Notte was a great change. The service was outstanding . They actually turned down the AC, because the vent was blowing on us. They also offered to move us.We enjoyed a great meal at great prices.
We had always enjoyed going to Bella Not ...
We had always enjoyed going to Bella Notte. When we return to Lexington it is number one on our list. We were able to dine twice on this trip. We often say how we wish we had a restaurant like Bella Notte in Pensacola. Good food, good atmosphere, nice staff who always make you feel welcome.
Took my girlfriend here for her birthday ...
Took my girlfriend here for her birthday dinner. Quick service took us right to our table. Waitress provided good service and the food was prepared in a good timely manner not too fast to where we were rushed out and not too slow to where we were sitting there wondering if they'd forgotten about us. Food was excellent. Well worth it.
We have been going to Bella Notte since ...
We have been going to Bella Notte since 2000. My wife and I moved away from the area in 2013. We still have children in the area and every time we visit Lexington we go to Bella Notte. Also we have dined internationally and across the U.S. And Bella Notte consistently measures up to the top restaurants we have dined at. Thanks Bella Notte management and service team!
The Seasonal Bucatini w/Heirloom tomato ...
The Seasonal Bucatini w/Heirloom tomato sauce was absolutely delightful! Enjoyed bringing out of town friends to my favorite spot in Lex - I knew I could count on their meals being superb...and they were (1 had the scallops and 1 had the Ahi Tuna Steak).
My husband and I have been to Belle Nott ...
My husband and I have been to Belle Notte several times over the past 5 years when visiting Lexington. We always have wanted to return at least once each visit, but the last couple of times the service hasn't been that great. During our visit last week, if our server had just glanced our way when cleaning the table next to us or when passing on two other occasions I could have let him know we needed something but instead I had to eventually ask another server to send him to our table.
The food is always awesome and the prices are very good. Management just needs to train the servers to be more attentive.
We had not dined at Bella Notte for quit ...
We had not dined at Bella Notte for quite some time. We were there this time with a group for a birthday celebration. The prices continue to rise as the food quality and portions decrease. Service was just barely adequate and there were very few diners in the restaurant. One of our group ordered off the special brunch menu and was told she could help herself to the extra things that went with it but was not told where/what they were.
This was our first time to Bella Notte. ...
This was our first time to Bella Notte. What a lovely spot! The food was delish! You must try the sausage appetizer. It was sweet and spicy. Just the right amount before the main course was served. Also keep in mind that Thursday is 1/2 price wine night. The server did a great job of taking care of us but not being overwhelming. We will certainly go back again and again!
Always an enjoyable experience, this vis ...
Always an enjoyable experience, this visit was no exception. Heather provided exceptional service, dinner was delicious, and as an added treat they had some delicious wines at 1/2 price on the bottle! Our only complaint was that another group get the last of the chocolate soufflés, but we survived by choosing a crème brule and pistachio ice cream filled puffs.
Bella Notte really stands out among all ...
Bella Notte really stands out among all of the Olive Gardens and Macaroni Grille's in the world. The food was authentic, the ambiance was charming and the service was amazing. Very good, will recommend and return!
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