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Mario's Italian Restaurant

350 London Bridge Rd, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403-4645
928-854-3223
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Dessert
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Essex
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56 reviews 56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 via mobile

We ate here tonight, nice and busy, so good atmosphere, good reliable pasta, not the best I have ever had, pasta a bit soft, but good portion, and very good server, would return if in the area again.

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PHOENIX
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Excellent value for dinner. A very large glass of wine and crab-cakes followed by eggplant parmesian, salad and breadsticks for a totally reasonable price. Our hotel offered a coupon for a free appetizer. Very good service.

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calgary
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014 via mobile

Referred by hotel (see review of Hampton Inn) - located in light industrial/commercial area so were somewhat hesitant. Old, small restaurant but it was really, really good! Very pleased with meal & service. Would recommend.

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Dallas, Texas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

The people at this Italian Place were very nice and also very funny. They served us very well. The place could have been cleaner, but we won't focus on that.

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Kingman, Arizona
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Whenever my wife and I are in Havasu we love to come to this place! Starting with the awesome bread served with olive oil and spices to the generous portions, we love this place! My wife always has a doggy bag, I am not so well disciplined! lol!

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St. John's, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

We ate here twice in three nights. Good service, good food. The servers remembered that I was there to run a half-marathon and asked how I had done when we returned for the second night. Good family place; we saw several tables of extended families.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

being a business traveler to Lake Havasu every other week creates a strong desire for food variation. My trusted front desk area guru at the Hampton suggested I try her favorite Italian spot just up the street, Marios. Wow being from NY its easy to get spoiled with the best Italian food around. This place was obvious their roots started... More

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Yorba Linda, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Of all the Italian Restaraunt's in Lake Havasu this is by and far the best. I think the flavors are great, the portions very large and the service excellent. We have been going sine they opened and never a bad meal or bad service. The decor is definitely hole in the wall Italian but the food is well worth it.

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Lake Havasu CIty
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

As a local, I have been to all of the restaurants in town. This is by far the best meal you will get. The staff is friendly and the food is amazing. The atmosphere is cozy. The only issue is it tends to be busy with a line out the door. Best to call in advance or arrive early.

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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

We went to this restaurant on a very hot evening,( in excess of 45) so the best thing about the restaurant was the cool temperature. The staff were very friendly, helpful and welcoming. The salad that came with the pasta was very good and the plate of pasta was huge! The sauce was very average but fine.

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