Restaurant News & Reviews

Bella Napoli

201 W. Chatham St., Cary;


Cuisine: Italian.

Rating: 2 1/2 stars.

Prices: entrees $11 to $16.

Atmosphere: romantic Naples.

Service: attentive.

Recommended: calamari, Italian sausage and broccoli raab, pasta Assaggio, frutti di mare Alfredo, veal Marsala.

Open: lunch Monday-Friday, dinner Monday-Saturday.

Reservations: accepted.

Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express; full bar; kid-tolerant; patio.

The N&O's critic dines anonymously; the newspaper pays for all meals. We rank restaurants in five categories:

4 stars --Extraordinary.

3 stars --Excellent.

2 stars --Good.

1 star --Fair.

Zero stars: Poor.

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