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La Mamma

51-53 Bridge Street, Christchurch BH23 1DY, England
+44 1202 471608
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“pasta dishes” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
51-53 Bridge Street, Christchurch BH23 1DY, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Have been to La Mamma's a few times over the years, but decided to visit mostly recently in June with my family and partner. I requested a table by the door as my Mum is disabled and hard of walking..Though it took a while for...More

Thank Carina W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first evening of a short break in Christchurch, so we hadn't booked. The welcome at La Mamma was cool; most tables were empty, but "we think we can fit you in". We were shown to a table in a far corner. The menus came...More

Thank AlpineGoat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ab fab gluten free pizza and all round great Italian Restaurant - a Christchurch legend that's been open for 45 years and still run by the same family! Well done John - still a great host and such lovely staff who've been there for years....you...More

Thank Tina B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this restaurant after reading the reviews. It was wonderful. Food is excellent. I had calamari followed by fillet steak with peppercorn sauce. Cooked exactly as requested. My husband really enjoyed his spaghetti bolognaise and pizza. We chose the house wine (we do this...More

Thank Karenanne17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came for my Mum's 60th birthday a few weeks ago. A very warm welcome from the staff. The food was just amazing. As a family we love Italian food so to find somewhere that does home cooked Italian food is always a bonus. We wished...More

Thank Charlotte M
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Returning to the Chrustchurch area for a long weekend break, we returned to La Mamma's last night to find the magic and charm still in place! A warm greeting is assured at this lovely authentic Italian Pizzeria & Trattoria where John and his lovely staff...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed May 8, 2018

We were made to feel very welcome. Good service, delicious food and we were not rushed even tho we arrived very late. A definite return here.

Thank christine g
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

I visited this restaurant in early April 2018, with my family. The food was really well cooked and the staff were very attentive. Its a lovely restaurant and looks nice inside. The food is a reasonable price as well. Would visit here again.

Thank Jenny M
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Long-established, La Mama is "old school", and we love it. The staff are just so welcoming, friendly, and a bit informal. Every dish was cooked and presented perfectly; soup, pizzas, pastas & desserts. The décor is spot-on - a popular, busy, buzzy, empty wine bottle-festooned...More

Thank Johnfrisbee
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Very good Italian restaurant. Slightly more expensive than Pinocchios in the High Street but service and quality are far better. My chicken dish La Mamma came to the table piping hot. My wife had the chicken with a creamier sauce and she cleared her plate!...More

Thank sevi b
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51-53 Bridge Street, Christchurch BH23 1DY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 471608
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