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28-30 Grassmarket | Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 2JU, Scotland
0-131 225 6464
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 143
    Excellent
  • 122
    Very good
  • 57
    Average
  • 29
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  • 24
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Pizza

Comfortable atmosphere for lunch in a good location very centralised. Fantastic staff service with hot staff! I would def recommend for a visit or takeaway of in the area!!

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
B M
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Ireland
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It has been some years since I last ate at Mamma's with my children. Tonight I was there with a couple of work friends. As I remembered, the pizza was lovely with a huge choice of toppings. But the evening was made for me, when I was presented with a surprise brownie with a candle and ice cream. The thoughtful... More 

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Thank BethR
Ayr, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited Mamma's in December on a whim due to me being gluten intolerant and I can safely say this was the best gluten free pizza I have ever had. In addition to this the staff were lovely and helpful and the food came very quickly, couldn't fault them at all. I will definitely 100% be back.

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Thank coralg1
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117 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have gone to Mamma over for over 10 years although not for a while. Well gone down hill is not the word. Worst pizza I have ever had. The base was undercooked the cheese was poor quality and was supposed to be pepperoni which had 5 pieces of poor quality meat on it. What has gone wrong, saving money I... More 

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2 Thank Ron I
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited with my family and had a lovely time. The price was so reasonable for the good quality food they had to offer. I would highly recommend and will definitely return!

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Thank Orlafitzz
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here at the beginning of January on a visit to the city with my daughter. I am not a big pizza eater, but we didn't want a big fancy meal, most of the menu can be done gluten free and the reviews were good. So we decided to give it a go and we were not disappointed. We ate... More 

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Thank Crystaltipps24
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic little place...very rustic and cosy! Great range of beers and the service is top notch! Pizza is amaaazing! ☺

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Thank Ellen C
Ireland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Comfortable atmosphere for lunch in a good location very centralised. Fantastic staff service with hot staff! I would def recommend for a visit or takeaway of in the area!!

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Thank B M
Edinburgh
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81 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came here with friends to escape the snow and we got a warm welcome and were shown straight to a table. Couldn't believe the number of toppings we could choose from! Would love to go back just to try some more. In the end I ordered avocado and black beans for toppings, and the pizza was pretty tasty. The... More 

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Thank EveHannh
Los Angeles, California
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The pizza was pretty good, though the buffalo wings weren't really buffalo wings (didn't really have that tart, spicy flavor). My friend got the calzone, which looked deliciously saucy. It's not quite American, but if you're desperate for American-style food, it'll do. The music was really fun and I liked the atmosphere. Service was good.

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Thank Pauline V
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Pizza was very tasty and crispy. Love to be able to choose our own toppings. The staff was nice. Good value! Great location!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 28-30 Grassmarket | Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 2JU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Old Town
  • Neighborhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: 0-131 225 6464

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza, Italian, American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Old Town

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Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly visitors, tartan-flavored souvenir shops, and pipers that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the royal palace – two of Edinburgh’s great set-piece attractions. But there’s lots more exploring to do here down dozens of little alleys, or wynds, while at night the city’s busiest clubs erupt along the Cowgate which is closed to traffic for this purpose.
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