Bella Italia - Reading Oracle

(74 Reviews)
Unit 11a Oracle Shopping Centre, Reading, South East England, RG1 2AG
Italian

Average

Main course: £10
Food spend: £27

Opening hours

Monday to Thursday: 09:00 - 22:30
Friday & Saturday: 09:00 - 23:00
Sunday: 10:00 - 22:00.

Restaurant description

On the peaceful riverside at Reading’s Oracle Shopping Centre, Bella Italia Reading Oracle offers a great modern Italian dining experience. The expansive terrace to the front of the restaurant is always popular for al fresco dining.

With authentic Italian ingredients sourced from real Italian-family producers, the Bella Italia menu is filled with dishes to suit every appetite. Enjoy a delicious pizza, hand-stretched for a thin & crispy base, or one of their many pasta dishes, with fresh pasta produced by the Gaetarelli family near Lake Garda, and lasagne made in-house every day to a traditional Italian family recipe. The menu also features a selection of fresh salads, tasty Italian classics & family favourites from the grill.

Enjoy a complementing glass from Bella Italia's extensive wine list, or celebrate something special with a glass of Prosecco or a signature Italian cocktail, like the classic Aperol Spritz. Kids can also enjoy a tasty Italian feast from the kids menu at Bella Italia restaurant, with a trip to the gelato cart offering the perfect ending to any meal.

The Reading The Oracle Shopping Centre Bella Italia provides a relaxed and friendly atmosphere in rustic surroundings, with tiled flooring, warm tones and bistro-style furniture.

Customer reviews for Bella Italia - Reading Oracle
3.8
(based on 74 reviews)

82%
of diners recommend this restaurant

  • Food
  • Drinks
  • Ambience
  • Service
  • Value
  • Location

Recommended for

  • business (6)
  • al fresco (15)
  • breakfast (3)
  • entertainment (6)
  • lunch (32)
  • child friendly (25)
  • dinner (47)
  • private dining (8)
  • trendy (6)
  • large parties (20)
  • views (5)
  • luxury (2)
  • romantic (16)
  • value (15)
  • By Routechecker from Reading
    21 February 2011

    Ate before visiting cinema. We enjoyed a Birthday Special offer of a free bottle of wine. Excellent meal - very friendly and efficient service. Coped well with a full restaurant.

  • By K from Reading
    20 February 2011

    Seating area was dowdy, smelly and there were flies all around us; service was poor (we didn't leave a tip), food Ok though my calamari were overcooked, menu looking a bit tired.

  • By Suzy G from Oxford
    20 January 2011

    Warm welcome, friendly efficient service, food very good.

  • By Powercountygirl from Cambridge
    13 January 2011

    As a bit of a Bella Italia fan, when I met an old uni friend for dinner we decided to go here. As always I wasn't disappointed. The food was good (and good value for money) and the waitress was friendly.

Restaurant Location Map
Bella Italia - Reading Oracle
Unit 11a Oracle Shopping Centre, Reading, South East England, RG1 2AG

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