We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
162 Holly Hill Ln, Burlington, NC 27215-5126
(336) 584-9309
Today
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 32 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 15
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Like visiting Italy

I love this family owned and operated restaurant. Great atmosphere and really delicious entrees. Enjoy sampling vines.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 20, 2014
Olga C
,
Greensboro, NC
Add Photo Write a Review

32 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Burlington, North Carolina
Level Contributor
66 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

I have eaten here with friends and family several times and am amazed with the quality of the food at very economical prices!! The Monday senior night menu has delicious options such as lasagna and salad for $6.50. You can't beat that price! The portofino chicken is so delicious! Great bread served with the entrees. Indeed one of the best... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Graham, North Carolina
Level Contributor
35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Had a great lunch there its the first time we ate there in years .I had lasagna and manicotti .The food was great the atmosphere and service were also great.If you wont homemade italian food at a good price and great portions .This is theplace

Was this review helpful? Yes
Waynesville, North Carolina
Level Contributor
100 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We met a family member here for dinner. Very nice atmosphere. Quiet restaurant. Food was good. Service was very good. This is a small local restaurant which seems to be popular with people we know from the area. Convenient location not too far from the Hampton on I40.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
North Carolina
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Maria's Cafe has among the best Italian food I've ever had. The atmosphere is nice, cozy and quiet. Wine selection is good. Everything on the menus is fresh ingredients and great food. The marina sauce is home-made and wonderful. It's in a small strip center, off the beaten path so kinda hard to find but well worth it. Take advantage... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
NC
Level Contributor
10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We go there a couple times per month. I don't see how you can beat the prices. It's our favorite Italian food in the area but we don't get too far from the basic Italian stuff and don't order steaks for sure. The service is fast and never a problem. I love their Lasagna which comes to the table still... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Little River, South Carolina
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This restaurant is a "staple" for us when eating out. The food is always good as well as the service. We have a favorite wine they carry and the 2 for $20 Friday is always good.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Come here every time we drop off our son at Elon. We have never had a bad meal and always enjoy it. Service is great. Definitely recommend

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Reidsville, North Carolina
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I don't know how this restaurant got all of the great reviews that it did. The calamari was tasteless and somewhat raw. The bread was NOT Italian and the so-called olive oil was like water and also tasteless. Finally, the veal entree - there are no words to describe how awful it was. I had the veal marsala with watered... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Greensboro, NC
Level Contributor
44 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I love this family owned and operated restaurant. Great atmosphere and really delicious entrees. Enjoy sampling vines.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Burlington, North Carolina
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Love the service ...atmosphere and lobster ravioli. We eat here every couple of months and always enjoy our meal.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers who viewed Maria's Cafe also viewed

 

Been to Maria's Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Maria's Cafe

Address: 162 Holly Hill Ln, Burlington, NC 27215-5126
Phone Number: (336) 584-9309
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Burlington
Open Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian, American, Pizza

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 162 Holly Hill Ln, Burlington, NC 27215-5126
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: (336) 584-9309

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, American, Pizza
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Maria's Cafe staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?