About Us

Owner Mark DirnbergerBella Italia Ristorante is your Italian dining destination in Cape Girardeau! Nestled in the heart of downtown, the family owned business has been serving up Italian cuisine for more than a decade. Prided on their service and delicious fares, Bella Italia has created an atmosphere that many strive for. 

In addition to their full menu, they have happy hour every day and Bella Italia After Hours stays open late on Friday and Saturday for your evening spirits! 


From all of us at Bella Italia, we would like to sincerely say "Grazie" to each of our friends for your generous support. As a local family owned business we strive to provide a combination of excellence and Italian-style cuisine that all can enjoy. We hope that the dedication to our goal shines through in all that we do, be it a candle lit dinner, a family gathering, or playing host to your special event. We hope you enjoy your experience, or as they say in Italy, "Buon Appetito!"