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Mamma Luciana's

Glenore Centre | Glenashley, Durban, South Africa
+27 31 562 1405
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (24 reviews)
“focaccias” (2 reviews)
“gelato” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Glenore Centre | Glenashley, Durban, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

...and, having lived in Italy for 7 years, probably some of the best Italian food I've eaten full stop!!! It helps that the owner can boast a genuine Italian lineage (mum is from Venice), but his dishes really showed a great love and understanding of...More

Thank Gillie T
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

My friends planned their 10th anniversary dinner at Mamma's. While it was supposed to be in the function room (double booked) they did reserve one side of the restaurant for our tables. Nice homely Italian style fare, served on nice crockery, with really helpful waiters....More

Thank Suzette J
Reviewed June 28, 2017

I eat here often and have never been disappointed. It is very popular, especially at weekends and Tuesday (ladies with ladies half -price) night, so booking essential. Service is good, even when restaurant is full, or about to close for the night. Pizza and pasta...More

Thank Jocelyn S
Reviewed June 20, 2017

The pasta although it was a large portion it was tasteless service was slow but staff tried their best in the circumstances We were a big group of people and the place was very crowded and difficult to hear others at times

Thank sarah R
Reviewed May 28, 2017

I am extremely disappointed. My partner and I have been frequenting Mammas here for ages now since abandoning Florida Rd. We have been there at Glenore centre once a month for the last 3 months and every time its time to order,the waitress always tells...More

Thank dirbinlocal
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

We were seated at a round table which is always perfect for a group. The service was outstanding. The menu recommendations spot on. The menu offers lots of different variety. Children and adults had a fabulous meal. We will definitely be adding this spot to...More

Thank Carol D
Reviewed March 26, 2017

Mamma Luciano's despite being a "small chain" keeps a good atmosphere consistently Italian. It has a good variety of genuine Italian afire with a few South African "twists" for those who are not Italian purists. Personally I prefer staying genuine Italian but the other offerings...More

Thank MadforitalyPretoria
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Absolutely amazing!! Food and service was fantastic. Gets very busy so make sure to make a booking. Great vibe and very pleasant. Food is cooked in wood fire oven and done to perfection. Will make a point of going there every time I am in...More

Thank Bandit314
Reviewed February 13, 2017

No dudes en ir a este restaurant, pide LAMB SHANK es un plato irresistible de cordero !!!! super super super genial ! NO hay otro restaurant italiano que haga este plato a la perfección ! Do not hesitate to go to this restaurant, ask LAMB...More

Thank 7799REBBE
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

Have you ever had risotto so good that you wished the meal will never end? The porcini mushroom risotto is exactly that. I can also highly recommended the tiramisu for desert. You have never had tiramisu so good before

1  Thank Erika M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:30 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Glenore Centre | Glenashley, Durban, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Durban
  • Phone Number: +27 31 562 1405
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