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Introducing Bella Caf?®'s New Dinner Hours and Menu

Dinner is now served at Bella Caf?® with more than 30 new menu items, including a small plates menu, made for sharing

By Lucia Matthews
Published on LatinoLA: October 2, 2010

Introducing Bella Caf?®'s New Dinner Hours and Menu

Bella Caf?® expands its fresh take on international organic cuisine and touch of Mediterranean inspiration with the roll out of a new dinner menu. Bella Caf?® serves breakfast and lunch Tuesday through Sunday and now dinner Thursday through Saturday. One of the most significant innovations to the menu, an array of freshly prepared, flavorful food and drink choices await guests at Bella's in its Whittier location. More than 30 new dinner items have been added.

Known for its hearty food prepared with the freshest organic ingredients, Bella Cafe's newest offerings are bound to satisfy the palates of sweet and savory eaters alike. "Our new menu is designed to appeal to locals who demand the freshest ingredients, said Executive Chef Denise Portillo. "Our cakes, tarts and pastries are done by our artisan pastry chefs. As we further our efforts to enhance the dining enjoyment and experience of our guests, they are discovering Bella Caf?® in a fresh new way."

Bella Caf?® continues a celebration of its organic culinary roots, expanding its signature Chef Portillo section to dinner. Perfect to start a meal, Bella's new appetizer menu features dishes made for sharing and pairing. Chef Portillo's selections range from Grilled Prosciutto Wrapped Shrimp Skewers to Spicy Orange Chicken Wings and even classics like Marguerita Pizza.

Salad lovers will discover fresh twists on Chef Portillo's most popular dishes like Fresh Raspberry Salad, spinach, pine nuts, asparagus, feta cheese and fresh raspberries. The Insalata Caprese brings the tastes of summer to the plate: fresh mozzarella, tomatoes drizzled in olive oil & balsamic vinaigrette sea salt on a bed of organic greens.

The menu also features all day desserts. Make room for Chef Portillo's pistachio raspberry mousse cake, a chocolate ganache torte, classic cheesecake, rustic pear tart, lavender vanilla cupcake and blue velvet cupcake, and assorted cookies and house truffles. Other favorites include hand roasted coffee and Bella's organic loose leaf teas.

Dinner is served Thursday to Saturday 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. For the full menu, restaurant hours and location information, please visit You can also receive a "Buy One Breakfast Entree, Get the Second Free" coupon and other offers by joining the Bell's Caf?® Club. Find Il Bell Caf?® at and

For more information please visit Bella Caf?® at 13033 Penn Street, #100 in Whittier, California 90601, at or call (562) 945-3200. For media inquiries contact Richie Matthews of DI?üLOGO at

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