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Mama's On Dauphin

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220 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-2718
251-432-6262
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11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

True southern flavors throughout. We had a variety of items for our family of six. Friendly service and great food. Price point is right on as well. Nice downtown setting.

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Thank Israel L
Mobile, Alabama
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I tried this restaurant out on a Thursday and had baked chicken and dressing. Omg!!! It was delicious. It's REAL country food, not Cracker Barrel pretend country food. It was a nice little place and I'm already planning to go back next week to eat!

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Thank ballerinaLynn
Westfield, Massachusetts
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fast good food. No wait small tables in and out quick very well prepared food had the meat loaf special on Thursday Great desserts also

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Thank 002MTW
Lawrenceville, New Jersey
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I discovered Mama's on Dauphin during a trip to Mobile and we are thrilled that we dined here. The restaurant is clean, bright and well lit. We were greeted in an extremely friendly manner and were seated immediately. After perusing the menu we ordered fried green tomatoes, the red beans and rice dish and a fish po'... More 

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Thank IpekMike
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The wait was quite long, and literally out the door when we arrived shortly after they had opened. It was well worth it as the food was delicious. The wait staff was very kind and attentive. They were out of chicken when we got there but the meatloaf was to die for, and well worth it. Wish we could have... More 

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Thank camibliss
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181 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a local favorite. If you want a table, get there early. Have the jambalaya. It is a fairly cheap place to eat, but it is small and very crowded.

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Thank Michelle2560
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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63 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

My wife and I were in Mobile, AL for a summer vacation and found this little gem not far from our hotel, The Battle House. It is a meat and vegetable place and the food was great. Service was good and attentive.

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Thank Bubba35405
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

All I can say is "Fried Green Tomato BLT"! Mama's is fabulous. The food is fabulous as well as our wonderful waitress! Be sure to try the banana pudding!

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Thank Craig B
Oneonta, AL
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I recently had lunch at Mama's and the food was very good. If you like Southern cooking, you'll enjoy visiting Mama's. The menu has a great selection and the specials change daily.

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Thank AlabamaTeacher
Mobile, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Amazing home cooking. We were downtown Mobile looking for a late lunch. I ordered Fried Green Tomato sandwich on toasted sourdough with squash casserole and pasta salad for sides. So good! Hubby had fried pork chop special with fried okra and steamed cabbage. He was a happy camper. I'm a good cook and couldn't have done any better - with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-2718
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mobile
  • Phone Number: 251-432-6262

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