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La Mamma

Corniche Road PO Box: 640 | Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 697 0224
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Ranked #84 of 1,590 Restaurants in Abu Dhabi
Price range: $30 - $70
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Start your authentic journey through Italian cuisine at its best. La Mamma is the most Italian Trattoria in Abu Dhabi with a fantastic antipasti buffet, delicious pasta, pizza and a variety of gourmet main dishes all prepared with a passion for flavor.La Mamma operates daily for lunch from 12:00 hours to 15:30 hours and dinner from 19:00 hours to 23:30 hours
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Start your authentic journey through Italian cuisine at its best. La Mamma is the most Italian Trattoria in Abu Dhabi with a fantastic antipasti buffet, delicious pasta, pizza and a variety of gourmet main dishes all prepared with a passion for flavor.La Mamma operates daily for lunch from 12:00 hours to 15:30 hours and dinner from 19:00 hours to 23:30 hours
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

It's been ages since we were last at La Mamma and after today's visit I am asking myself why it's been so long. Lunch was excellent. The house-made dips (artichoke, olive, and chick pea) were a perfect complement to the fresh bread. The kid's menu is a new and welcome addition since our last visit: good balance of the usual... More

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Martin_Cramer, General Manager at La Mamma, responded to this review

Dear Heather, It is always a pleasure to read such a nice feedback from our guests. I am especially glad that your recent experience matched your previous visit’s – as we always strive to maintain the same standards. As you mentioned that your husband is a fan of our pizza I wanted to let you know that we are running... More

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Am glad to spend a speech to highlight chef Enrico which has always a nice new dish to let me try, even outside the promotions ongoin, as well as to Filippo so nicely handling the service and suggesting a different wine to taste. That's why I became a regular guest. I cannot mention each single name of waiting staff but... More

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Martin_Cramer, General Manager at La Mamma, responded to this review

Dear Zest78, Thank you very much for your review. We are delighted to hear that your are a regular guest of La Mamma. I completely agree with you that both Filippo and Enrico are a great asset to our team. They lead their team with example and bring their heritage, passion and enthusiasm to the table. Earlier this year we... More

Cagliari, Italy
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

The restaurant is clean and the staff are very friendly. Filippo is very accommodated person, he make sure that our experience in the restaurant is excellent taking care of every detail by him self...and the food...mmmmmmm....the food...how i can explain...? Amazing !!! Enrico is really the best chef...we will come back...FOR SURE !!!

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Martin_Cramer, General Manager at La Mamma, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for the wonderful review of “La Mamma” our Italian Restaurant Out entire team is thrilled that you have thoroughly enjoyed your experience with us and we are looking forward to welcoming you back very soon Warm regards Yves Tarabout Deputy General Manager More

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Once again back to La Mamma. Far away best Italian restaurant in Abu Dhabi. Food was amazing, place was quiet and Italian Manager Filippo was fantastic. He knows what to suggest you, what will be the best food of the day and always give you the best place available to sit. Great meal overall!

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Martin_Cramer, General Manager at La Mamma, responded to this review

Dear Raffs 05, Many thanks for your kind comments. I am always very happy to read that our team has shown great hospitality to one of our regular customer. Chef Enrico, Filippo and their teams are striving to deliver an enjoyable experience to our guests and you may rest assured that your comments have been shared with them. Warm regards... More

Sunderland, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Just got back from Yas Viceroy, yas Island. We have had the pleasure of visiting La Mama for the past five years and I have never been let down. However this time was even better. I rang the restaurant as I had read that the menu had changed, not the end of the world I know, but my daughter has... More

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Martin_Cramer, General Manager at La Mamma, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Fox, It was an absolute pleasure reading your review. One of the main pillars of our brand is to go the extra mile for our customers – and I am delighted to hear that our team was able to deliver on this promise. I will be sure to share your comments with the team at La Mamma. I... More

Roma
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

I'm often in Abu Dhabi cause my job and often I go to "la mamma" restaurant for dinner. The place is very nice and cozy, staff is very polite and they take care about customers, specially the manager Filippo which is very professional and very prepared, he really likes his job and do it very well. Food is very good,... More

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Martin_Cramer, General Manager at La Mamma, responded to this review

Dear Maxriccio123, On behalf of Filippo and the team at La Mamma, I would like to sincerely thank you for your lovely review. I am glad to hear that both food quality and the level of service exceeded your expectations. I am delighted that you would not have any hesitations recommending La Mamma. We look forward to welcoming you back... More

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

One of the best Italians in Abu Dhabi if you take value in to account. If staying in the sheraton hotel it's a must!

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Martin_Cramer, General Manager at La Mamma, responded to this review

Dear Kyle, Thank you for posting a review of “La Mamma” on tripadvisor. Very pleased to read that you enjoyed your experience with us and found the food prepared by Chef Enrico and his team to your liking. We are starting a Sicilian promotion in June (Enrico’s birth place) and we are also launching an “All You Can Eat, Pizza... More

Somma Lombardo, Italy
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I do expect just a bit more from an Italian restaurant with an Italian chef. Good taste, fresh food but too much dressing everywhere.

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Martin_Cramer, General Manager at La Mamma, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for your feedback, we always take our customer comment very seriously and use them to improve on our offering. Your comments have been well noted, the menu offers a rather wide variety of dishes with different kind or sauces and I am sure we could find something that would be up to your satisfaction. We are... More

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

I have been at La Mamma restaurant twice for dinner and I have to say both time were excellent. The staff are friendly and attentive, specially the manager Mr. Filippo who came to our table on several occations and made sure we were being taken care of. The service is fast, we didnt have to wait long for our food... More

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Martin_Cramer, General Manager at La Mamma, responded to this review

Dear Lara, Wonderful to read that you enjoyed your dining experience in our Italian restaurant “La Mamma”. You may rest assured that I have shared your kind comments with Enrico, Filippo, Giuseppe and the rest of the team who take great pride in offering an Authentic Italian experience to our guests. We will be more than happy to welcome you... More

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014 via mobile

Myself and my friend dined here during a recent stay in Abu Dhabi, we actually intended to dine at the Mexican restaurant next door but when we arrived on a Friday evening they told us it was all you can eat so we decided on la mamma. When we arrived at 6:45 they said they where not open ill 7... More

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Martin_Cramer, General Manager at La Mamma, responded to this review

Dear Dubai Girl 2013, Many thanks for posting a review of La Mamma on tripadvisor. I am happy that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and I have shared your comments with our team of associates who take great pride in delivering a positive experience to our guests. I hope we can welcome you next time in one of... More

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