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Mama D's Italian

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3012 Newport Blvd., Newport Beach, CA 92663
949.675.6262
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11:30 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Sat - Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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    Very good
  • 23
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  • 4
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Awesome food and staff

Haven't been here for a year but still the best in Newport Beach bar none. Appetizers served while we waited and the food was still amazing. Miss that "pink sauce". Veal and chicken parm were amazing! Don't miss this neighborhood favorite.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
RARPhantom
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Framingham, Massachusetts
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
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Framingham, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Haven't been here for a year but still the best in Newport Beach bar none. Appetizers served while we waited and the food was still amazing. Miss that "pink sauce". Veal and chicken parm were amazing! Don't miss this neighborhood favorite.

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Pune
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Be prepared for wait before you get a table. Don’t worry and don’t jump to the next restaurant. The wait will be worthwhile. We are vegetarians and had options to choose from. Food is good and staff is excellent! They are very lively and make you feel special. Enjoyed our dinner here.

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Queen Anne, Washington, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

3rd visit to this restaurant, I last was two years ago from Salt Lake City. It is a must visit every single time to the 714 area. Caitlin is a fantastic server and she is very friendly. I will be coming here the next time I find myself in town!

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Redcar, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Initially we were worried we would have to wait a long time given the queues of people but were seated within 5 minutes and I can see why it was so busy. Absolutely delicious. I had the ravioli and the special pink sauce which I just couldn't stop eating despite being full. The service was 5 star- great personality from... More 

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Mequon, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We loved this place. Amazing food and waitstaff service. Fast order turnaround. Family friendly. Highly recommend. Mmmmmm

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Buena Park, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This place is a must try!! The pink sauce is amazing on anything!! The service is fantastic with the free bread while your ordering and cookies and a mint at the end of your delicious meal! And the waiters are great as well, very friendly and inviting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Be ready for a long wait outside. Order a drink, enjoy the appetizers. Worth the wait!!! Great food, wonderful service. We will defiantly come back again!

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New Hope, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

This was our second time in this area. We were visiting our son in San Diego and went for a day trip. We were here in October and liked it s much we decided to come back again. Everything was the same as we remembered and came back for. The food and portions are terrific. I had a seafood with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Mama D's has a good menu with pizza, pasta, chicken and veal. We had a generous house salad, pasta with Mama's pink sauce, delicious meatball, chicken piccata with a side of spaghetti, and vegetarian pizza. The servers sang happy birthday and brought a brownie with a candle. We were also given small chocolate chip cookies for desert. We will definitely... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We did a couple different pizzas. I love a good margarita pizza. Mama D's is the YUM. Our kids had a great time. They colored their pictures and hung them on the walls, we ate great pizzas and then the kids had their Treasure. Superb Service. Great Food. We will be eating here again. I can't wait to try the... More 

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Additional Information about Mama D's Italian

Address: 3012 Newport Blvd., Newport Beach, CA 92663
Phone Number: 949.675.6262
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3012 Newport Blvd., Newport Beach, CA 92663
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: 949.675.6262

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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