Carla and David are the owners of the very well-known Bella Italia in Vredehoek and have become a favourite amongst the locals. David is South Africa’s only qualified Pizzaiolo (pizza maker) which reintegrates their love for Italian food and proves their willingness to be the best in their field.
Carla and David vision for Bella Italia is to continue to provide Italian hospitality and homemade food, which is cooked by Carla and David themselves, to keep their customers coming back for more. They specialise in homemade authentic Italian food and their thin based pizza and are very well-known for their delicious Tiramisu.
The venue for this restaurant is an old house that has been converted into a bustling restaurant with a lovely interior, patio and numerous dining rooms as well as a bar and beautiful wooden floors. The restaurant is a true definition of hands on and family run with incredible authentic Italian food at very affordable prices. It is the ideal lunch time venue with a variety of Antipasti and Insalate on offer. Some of the popular dishes include the Melanzane Parmigiana and Bruschetta Caprese or the Calzone Pizza and for those with a sweet tooth, their famous Tiramisu or Choc Salame.
Head west on Nelson Mandela Boulevard/N2 and take exit 2 for Searle Street toward Zonnebloem. Turn right onto Searle Street and then turn right onto Keizersgracht Street. Turn left at the 1st cross street onto Christiaan Street and continue straight onto Constitution Street. Turn left onto De Villiers Street/M60 and then turn left onto Roeland Street. Turn right onto Crassula Avenue and then turn left to stay on Crassula Avenue. Turn right onto Anemone Avenue and then turn left onto Ixia Avenue.
Turn left onto Gardenia Avenue. Turn right onto Freesia Avenue.
Turn left onto Derry Street. Bella Italia will be on the right.
-33° 56' 19.21''
18° 25' 39.25''
27 Derry Street
Monday - Sunday: 10:30 - 22:00