Bella On the River

/ Seafood, Restaurant
#19 of 10384 places to eat in San Antonio
Open now 17:00 - 22:00
Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian options
$$$$ Average price: $31-60
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204 E Houston St
San Antonio, Texas, USA
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Besides St. Mary's Catholic Church, visit Bella On the River in the vicinity. Discover new dishes of Mediterranean cuisine in the comfort of this restaurant. You can have mouthwatering seafood paella, scallops and shrimp pasta at Bella On the River. Many guests come to degust nicely cooked salted caramel ice cream, white chocolate bread pudding and caramel ice cream. You will be offered good Sauvignon blanc, beer or liqueur. Come here and try great chocolate frappe, espresso or americano.

Food delivery is a big plus of this place. Many visitors note that the staff is patient at this spot. Fabulous service is something clients like here. Attractive prices are to be expected at this restaurant. You will certainly appreciate the pretty atmosphere and divine decor. Bella On the River began attracting its customers thanks to the Zomato rating of 4.

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Overrated and overpriced. $140 for 2 appetizers, paella for 2, 2 deserts and 4 glasses of wine ($10-12 each). You would expect fine dining for the price, but the only part of it was the hefty bill. Uninviting interior, poor food presentation, basic tableware, average food (we could not finish even half of the paella), limited choice of desert (one of which, Dolce Finale, is just several pieces of chocolate bar, walnuts, and nougats on a plate). The worst part was that when booking the table I asked for a special for my wife's birthday, like a candle on cake. As I received the prompt reply "Of course complimentary w / a candle on top!" I was waiting for the presentation, but that never happened. I do not know whose fault was it, reservation system to the restaurant, but it's a shame. Not recommended.
I couldn’t have picked a better place to enjoy my 2nd anniversary dinner. Great location with very kind staff. Hannah was the best! Very attentive and professional. Patrick greeted my lady& I warmly and made us feel welcomed. We recommend Bella on Houston to everyone.
So here is why I like this place : the food was good, the place looks great. The people who served is were awesome. That is why it makes the difference. We were there to celebrate a friend's birthday (dinner). Most of them arrived late, i am not happy about it but it happened. But the staff had a cheerful attitude for the time we were there. People who served our table, I am sorry for that but you are awesome! I would recommend this place!!!
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Address
204 E Houston St, San Antonio, Texas, USA
Features
Outdoor seating Сredit cards accepted Takeaway Booking Wi-Fi Parking No TV
Opening hours
SundaySun Closed
MondayMon 17:00-22:00
TuesdayTue 17:00-22:00
WednesdayWed 17:00-22:00
ThursdayThu 17:00-22:00
FridayFri 17:00-22:00
SaturdaySat 17:00-22:00
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