An Authentic Italian Restaurant in Rockport, Maine
La Bella Vita celebrates Maine’s fresh ingredients and Italy’s passion for culinary excellence with fresh brick oven pizzas, mouthwatering antipasti, and tapas-style dishes. Don’t forget to pick a bottle from our well-curated wine list for the ultimate pairing. Our engaging ambiance and design of rustic finishes and organic materials reflects the traditional Trattorias that surround the Piazzas of Italy.
2022 Award of Excellence
Dish in Demand: Salmon Florentine at La Bella Vita
Richly furnished with wooden touches, romantic lighting, a wood-fired brick oven, and artwork inspired by the boot-shaped peninsula, Samoset Resort’s restaurant, La Bella Vita, pulls out all the stops to deliver an authentic Italian dining experience. The gorgeous views of the Atlantic Ocean and golf course, combined with the mouthwatering menu – think antipasti dishes, pizza, homemade pasta, filet, and chicken and veal piccata – make La Bella Vita a destination in itself.