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Mama D's Italian

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1125 Manhattan Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5329
310-546-1492
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Manhattan Beach, California
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a cozy (can get a bit snug/crowded sometimes) very casual Italian place. Very generous portions, friendly staff, and good value. Very good place for a family dinner.

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1 Thank GlobalTrekFamily
Springfield, Virginia
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here with family and we thought it was going to be incredible by the wait that was there when we arrived. The food was so disappointing. For being in Manhattan beach and surrounded by so many good restaurants, this was quite a shock. Maybe it was what I ordered but both me and my husband were not pleased... More 

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Thank screnggli
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eat here once every few weeks if not at least once a week. The food is great as is the atmosphere. Great for families and reasonably priced. Certainly an MB staple.

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1 Thank Matthew L
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a busy day of traveling we needed some comfort food. Mama D's was a great choice. The food was wonderful. The kids got to make their own pizza! The ingredients came to the table and they stretched the dough into the pan and added their choice of toppings.

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Thank John A
Melbourne, Australia
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61 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here with our 11 yr old daughter & enjoyed a truly delicious Italian meal. As it was our first visit, we were given a complimentary tasting plate of cheese ravioli in Mama D's pasta sauce - yum! The freshly baked bread with dipping oil & garlic was divine! We had pastas - which were all fresh & delicious... More 

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1 Thank angelec69
Manhattan Beach, California
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great popular restaurant for families, The food is good, service prompt and great and the owner is regularly present and hands on. A bit loud because of all the birthday parties, but the atmosphere is like being with a giant family. Prices are reasonable.

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Thank Rosemary G
Manhattan Beach, California
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place sucks! Who charges $40 for pasta dinner? The best part are the under age hot hostesses to perv on. Bring your 17 year old son ... he will appreciate it the most.

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Thank John D
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59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a rather lengthy wait before getting seated but they kept bringing out samples of menu items to tease the palate while we waited. Finally got sat and ordered and food was pretty quick to come out. Again they brought out some complimentary cheese ravioli for all to feast on before our entrées arrived. Food was great and service was... More 

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Springfield, Virginia
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146 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first visit and I enjoyed the experience. Pros: good food; friendly and attentive staff; good beer; location; price; variety. Con: limited seating. This is a popular restaurant that serves good food at a good price. Arrive early. I arrived at 6 and got the last table. After 7 there's a longer wait. Lots of variety on the... More 

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1 Thank JE and JA D
Moscow, Russia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Una Cucina Italiana Classica Like mom's kitchen, bustling, noisy, happy - oh yes and amazing food. And just like home, if a mistake is made and you are unhappy, everyone rushes to make it right. Hubby had the pasta primavera, I had the Leslie's Sorrento. What a delish dish. They start you off with fresh bread (with a dusting of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1125 Manhattan Ave, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266-5329
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Manhattan Beach
  • Phone Number: 310-546-1492

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