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Mamma Mia

46 Pudding Chare, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1UE, England
01912327193
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: European, English, Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Special occasions, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: A traditional Italian restaurant with a cosy and relaxed atmosphere.
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 NEW

This restaurant was a tremendous find for prior going to see Elton John. The food was exceptional as were the very polite staff. The reviews from Ross w are stupi

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

Even tho the staff were very nice, the food was appalling and the restaurant itself was ridiculously cramped. Hard to enjoy food when it's bland and tasteless and your constantly being hit in the back by other people in the restaurant. Won't be returning.

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I ate a simple pizza Margherita and it was quite normal, nothing amazing. Nobody inside looks like Italian and the kitchen is simply lousy. The staff was courteous and the prize cheap however I think I won't go back.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We were gutted to find our usual Italians had closed down when in town doing our shopping! But was pleased to come across mamma Mia's. Food was lovely and so cheap!!

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

if you like great home cooked ( none of that out of a packet stuff) and the friendliest staff well head for here. the food was fantastic and so tasty the staff made you feel at home, couldn't fault it we will def go back

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

Came here a few months back for a bit of late night fuel on my bestys big hen do! Came in expecting to be told to go away as with a few other places on the night :( BUT was no fuss and even had a few jokes back and forth! Had a few garlic breads to start (BEST THING... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Haven’t been to mamma mias for a while but returned this week after work and was not disappointed Place as charming as ever, its just like being abroad and the atmosphere is so relaxed and the staff friendly and attentive. I had my favourite, lasagne which I like here as compared to other restaurants the sauce and mince is not... More

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Got this on a Groupon offer and have never been here before, it's set on Pudding chard which is a little off the beaten track but easily findable in the centre of Newcastle. The Atmosphere and Decor are lovely and the staff so very nice and efficient. However the Food was not really up to wha I expected. We both... More

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Edinburgh, Scotland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I so wanted to like the food here as the décor just reminded me of a "real" Italian restaurant as opposed to the usual Pizza Hut style. The girl who took our order was lovely and friendly and the order did not take too long to be served. The pizzas were under cooked, soggy and tasteless and after eating just... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

this place is such a special place for me. 10 years ago my husband took me hear for a quick bit to eat before we went to the theater and surprised me with asking me to marry him. we recently returned for a meal and it has the same buzzing atmosphere as we remember. love the place

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