Events, Special Occasions and Dinner Meetings

Your Event is Even More Special When You Celebrate at Bella Fortuna

Leelanau County –the Land of Delight – is a spectacular place to commemorate life’s special occasions.  There’s no place in Leelanau that’s better for your celebrations than Bella Fortuna North.

Our Terrazza is the perfect spot to start your special event!

Our Terrazza is the perfect spot to start your special event!

At Bella Fortuna we welcome you.  Nestled in Lake Leelanau, we are the premier Tuscan restaurant in Northern Michigan.  While the location is pure Up North, the ambiance is classically Italian.  From the moment you and your guests enter you’ll be transported to a Florentine Trattoria.

For your special event, you can choose to gather in our Sala Fiorentina or start the event with cocktails or a Prosecco toast in our Terrace Garden, then retire to the Sala for a dinner that you’ll long remember.

Whether you’re celebrating a milestone anniversary, planning a small, intimate wedding or a rehearsal dinner, a graduation reception or a meeting of a social or service club our casual yet elegant restaurant offers you a great place to meet, exceptional foodand a convenient location in the center of Leelanau county – just a short drive from Traverse City.

Whatever the occasion, we invite you to celebrate with us.  To schedule your event please email

“There’s no better place in Leelanau County to hold a special event. The staff is extremely talented and accommodating, the facilities, including the outdoor area, are beautiful and welcoming, and of course the food and service are excellent.”
— A frequent Bella Fortuna customer