Bella on the River in San Antonio is a local independently owned restaurant that offers the finest and freshest Mediterranean cuisine. Head chef Sean Fletcher creates a menu that focuses on creativity, quality and value. They also cater for any dietary requirement and have separate and clearly labelled gluten free and vegetarian menus.

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Bella’s intimate and romantic dining room and wine bar is a special experience perfect for a first date or special night out. The natural limestone rock walls, cozy atmosphere and candle lit tables provide an ambience without match. Located on the River Walk the location couldn’t be any more perfect for this beautiful little European bistro.

Let’s not forget the sumptuous and stunning menu though. Bella on the River offers a quaint and quirky, robust selection of mixed cuisine inspiration, taking from the classical and giving it a pinch of modern culinary flair. It’s honest and true to its roots but exciting and fresh enough to keep you coming back for more.


With food this good and an atmosphere like no other, Bella On The River can get quite busy. It’s a very good idea to book your table in advance. Give the restaurant a ring on the number provided below or visit the website to book and let them know when you’re planning a visit.

They also book out the entire venue for up to 50 guests for celebrations or private functions and you can call or email them to what they can do to make your special day even more special.

Hours of Operation

Bella on the River is open six days a week Monday through Saturday 5pm to 10pm. They are closed on Sundays.


? First Course Small Plates - Bruschetta, Chilled Asparagus Soup, Eggplant Josephine, Mussels, Pork Belly, Fritto Misto, Carpacchio,

? Second Course Salads - Little Gem, Kale, Fennel Citrus,

? Antipasto Selections - San Daniele Prosciutto, House Cured Duck Breast, Soppressata, Spanish Chorizo, San Simon Smoked Cheese, Tetilla Cheese, Nocetto Di Capra Cheese, Ubriaco Al Veno Rosso Cheese, Greek Olives, Peppers & Caper Berries,

? Entrees - Seafood Paella, Texas Redfish, Open Faced Lobster & Scallop Ravioli, Chicken Mattone, Steak Au Poivre, Strip Steak, Pasta Bella, Spaghetti All Amatriciana, Lamp Chops, Oven Roast Pork Loin,

? Sides - Potato Croquettes with Sundried Tomato Aioli, Polenta, Seasonal Fresh Vegetables, Pasta with White Cream or Red Sauce, Wild Mushrooms, Sautéed Fresh Lump Crab, Sautéed Shrimp,

? Desserts - Virginia’s Pistachio Cake, Milk Chocolate Banana Tart, Salted Caramel Ice Cream, White Chocolate & Fig Bread Pudding, Cheese & Fruit Plate,

? Drinks - Bella on the River have an extensive wine list available by glass or bottle. They also serve local, domestic and imported beers and offer a full liquor bar with specialty cocktails.

Gift Cards

Gift Cards are available on the website starting at $20.


106 River Walk, San Antonio, Texas, 78205, website, Phone: 210-404-2355

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