Make your way to this vibrant Bella Italia restaurant this Christmas and relax and unwind overlooking the riverside! Situated at Reading’s Oracle Shopping Centre, you’ll receive outstanding service and a fabulous two-course Italian meal with this tasty lunch package priced at just £17.99 per person.
With this festive meal package, you and your team will enjoy reserved seating within the restaurant’s shared area. This branch of Bella Italia is modern and stylish and boasts bright and quirky décor and interiors. From the teal coloured exposed brickwork and the framed art and photography pieces which adorn the walls to the colourful seating and the unique bar area, this restaurant offers the perfect setting for diners to chill out!
As for the menu, you’ll be spoiled for choice; from hearty bowls of pasta and thin and crispy pizzas to fresh, irresistible risotto, there’s sure to be something for everyone here, including vegetarians, vegans and those with gluten free requirements.
Escape the workplace and enjoy an Italian two-course feast this Christmas with friends and colleagues at Bella Italia! Send an enquiry through to this venue today to make a booking for Christmas 2020!
**Early Bird Deal** One free drink per person with lunch for all bookings made before October 2020!
*Please note that menus may be subject to change - customers will be notified of any change
Bruschetta Funghi (V)
Chestnut mushrooms and wilted fresh spinach leaves in a mascarpone & porcini sauce on toasted ciabatta
Lightly battered salt and pepper squid served with gremolata aioli
Seasonal Festive Soup (Vg)
Turkey with sage & onion stuffing, roast vegetables, roast potatoes and pigs in blankets with a Chianti & thyme jus
Pizza with pulled turkey confit, pigs in blankets, red onions, pancetta & sage on a cranberry an tomato base
Oven-roasted pork belly in a thyme, garlic and fennel sauce with crispy pork crackling, roast new potatoes and a rocket salad
Fresh egg tagliatelle in a traditional creamy carbonara sauce with crispy pancetta and leeks
Spaghetti served with our own slow-cooked beef ragù
Risotto Zucca (V)
Butternut squash risotto with roasted leeks, Pachino tomato and wilted spinach leaves. Topped with pine nuts
We donate 25p to Dreams Come True for every Risotto Zucca we sell.
Create Your Own (V*) Margherita with your choice of two toppings Choose from:
Roast Pepper (V), Red Onion (V), Green Chilli (V), Olives (V) , Rocket (V) , Spinach (V), Spring Onion (V) , Garlic (V)Mushrooms (V), Bufala Mozzarella (V), Goat’s Cheese (V) Pepperoni, Salami, Cotto Ham, Pancetta, Chicken, Prosciutto, Luganica Sausage, Spicy ’Nduja Sausage
* Asterisk after symbol denotes dish can be made gluten-free/vegan/non-dairy on request
Chocolate Brownie (V)
Warm and gooey chocolate brownie, with white chocolate chunks, topped with chocolate marshmallow sauce, malted chocolate balls & honeycomb pieces, served with vanilla gelato
Mulled Spiced Fruit Crumble (V)
Apple, winter berries and cinnamon oat crumble. Served with gelato
Apricot Cheesecake (V)
Rich and creamy cheesecake topped with apricot compote, finished with Amaretti biscuit crumb and topped with pistachio nuts