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Mamma Mia

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12 Hornsey Road, London, England
02070180303
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just off of the Holloway Road and down the street from Arsenal's stadium, is a relatively undiscovered Italian restaurant serving incredible food at a crazy low price. Cooked fresh, right in front of you, they're perfect for breakfast, lunch, dinner and any other excuse you can think of to nip in for a bite to eat. The owner, head chef... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

OMG. Why do more people not know about this place? A real neighbourhood gem with delicious food, cosy atmosphere and home-style cooling. I feel like Mama Nona must be out the back preparing dishes with secret recipes handed down to her from generations before. And you know what else? It's cheap! Freshly prepared with delicious ingredients. I've been here 3... More 

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Thank Josephine L
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traditional Sicilian food made fresh to order right opposite Arsenal stadium. The best pizza you'll find in town, guaranteed!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went into this place with low expectations and found some of the best food I've ever had in my life. It's just one old Italian guy who takes your order then goes roll you some pizza dough and make you the most incredible pizza you'll ever have. The pasta is amazing too. The salads not so much but that's... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

The place is small and basic, but don't let the look let turn you away. It really worth coming in. The selection is certainly not wide, but it is real home made, freshly and beautifully. The staff is actually Italian, so you get real authentic food. Highly recommended!

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Thank Gabor P
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

We were on the way to The Emirates and after looking at Trip Advisor booked a table. It is small and a little basic, the choice limited but that does not matter as the food is excellent, freshly made and tasty. Beware that (it was a match day) there is no alcohol, but we were told there is a Tesco... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015 via mobile

The pizza was made fresh with several self chosen topics. Perfect.just deliciuos!tripadvisor wants me to write more, but there is just not more to say...

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Thank zweeausberlin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

Fresh home made pasta with bolognese or meatballs tomato sauce. Afterwards a nice freshly made tiramisu. We were having Lunch with colleagues and it was a very delicious one.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 via mobile

We were heading to Emirates stadium and happen to see this little Italian cafe. We ordered rissotto and meatball spaghetti. The presentation is nice and food is yummy!!! Will definitely come back again.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Five of us went for dinner after a match at the Emirates. The patron and family are very nice and friendly, the food was good authentic italian/sicilian. We had spaghetti meatballs, bolognese, ravioli, penne with chicken, all good, and some delicious deserts too. It wasn't licensed on the day we went (they apply for a licence on some days) but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Hornsey Road, London, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: 02070180303

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