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Mamma's

#363 of 1,821 Restaurants in Edinburgh
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28-30 Grassmarket | Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 2JU, Scotland
+44 131 225 6464
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My brother and I chose this restaurant because it has a good reputation for gluten free options. We were so pleased we decided to eat there. Our GF pizzas were delicious and really good value. The service was great and we will definitely eat there again next time we are in Edinburgh.

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Thank TheOncomingStorm
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Lovely irish lady waitress, very attentive, food delicious, children get 3 courses for £8.50 and a souvenir cup to take home, nice cosy atmosphere.

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Thank Gail H
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Staying in Edinburgh with my son during half term as a teenager he did not want to eat somewhere that was Valentine's Day commercialised. This restaurant was directly across from our hotel so we decided to visit. The food was excellent and reasonably priced and the staff where friendly and attentive. Ideal place for families to eat. Plus it is... More 

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Thank Jude C
Nantwich, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

An American styled Italian cuisine restaurant (pizzeria) with a Canadian waitress and Polish cheffs. I had a fairly big glutenfree pizza with toooons of cheese. I ordered a double cheese and could barely eat a half of it. Great experience.

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Thank Agnieszka W
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

stopped in for a bite. good food, had the saprano pizza! chilli cheese fries were real good! kinda old lookin, same with the bathroom. Really cute american waitress, nice and chatty

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Thank llcoolkay346
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got fed up off walking around looking for a restaurant and stumbled on this place and decided it looked good enough. Walked in and straight away staff seemed really friendly then BOOM, after being told we could sit where we wanted my partner slipped and ended up sitting on the floor. She had seriously hurt an already injured knee.... More 

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Thank Chris B
Aberdeen
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in on a whim with a colleague. Chap was very helpful, honest and chatty and happy to accommodate my indecisiveness in ordering. I opted for gf pizza and was not disappointed, base was delish as were the toppings; artichoke, salmon, banana, olives and jalapeño. I would definitely be a regular if I lived locally.

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Thank gizmoog
paul d, Owner at Mamma's, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a detailed review! It means so much to us! We are delighted you enjoyed your experience at Mamma’s and our Gluten Free Pizza and even created your own toppings selection! We always are happy to seeing you again soon :) More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty pizzas with my partner and my daughter, and fantastic cheesy nachos and BBQ chicken wings to start, oh and don't miss the chilli chips!! Very nice staff too :-)

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Thank veryhappytraveller87
paul d, Owner at Mamma's, responded to this review

Hello there, Thank you so much for the amazing review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to Mamma's and loved the food. We are receiving many compliments to our staff, it makes us blush. Hope to see you again! More 

Bristol, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I visited here in January 2017. We had been on a health kick and really fancied a pizza. After reading the reviews, we thought we would give mammas a try! Upon arrival the member of staff wasn't very friendly and grunted that our table was over in the corner. Someone came to take our order and our... More 

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Thank gemma W
paul d, Owner at Mamma's, responded to this review

Hello Gemma, Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback. We are sorry to hear about your experience at Mamma’s and it didn’t meet our high standards. Your review concerns us as we take great pride in our customer service food quality and we are highly rated for it. Please use the 'contact us' page on our website... More 

Seaham, United Kingdom
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196 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We'd been to Mamas several years ago and remember the good quality pizzas. We were in the extremely busy Grassmarket the week before Christmas and the atmosphere was excellent. We had a late (9:30pm) reservation. Just wanting pizza, we quickly ordered. The pizza choice is vast with a build your own section. We'd opted for a pizza with spicy meat... More 

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Thank Are_we_there_yet158
paul d, Owner at Mamma's, responded to this review

Hello there, Thank you so much for your wonderful review! It's fantastic that you had a return visit to Mamma's and enjoyed our kitchen again. We are all happy, especially Christine and our chefs :) We are very happy to serve the best pizza at the Greater Grassmarket for more than 30 years and it's so warming to hear such... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, American, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28-30 Grassmarket | Old Town, Edinburgh EH1 2JU, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Old Town
  • Neighborhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +44 131 225 6464

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Old Town

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Old Town
Few Edinburghers live in the Old Town, but its labyrinth of dank alleys and steep streets suggests this was not always the case. Today, it’s mostly visitors, tartan-flavored souvenir shops, and pipers that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the royal palace – two of Edinburgh’s great set-piece attractions. But there’s lots more exploring to do here down dozens of little alleys, or wynds, while at night the city’s busiest clubs erupt along the Cowgate which is closed to traffic for this purpose.
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