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Mama D's Italian

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Italian, Pizza
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews pasta bread stuffed mushrooms pink sauce italian food treasure box family restaurant long wait well worth the wait portions are large monday night minute wait were seated immediately the food is great birthday dinner wait for a table the noise level
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in LA and were recommended to try this local institution by a really helpful guy on the front desk who said it was his hometown favourite. Boy was he on the money! Superb Italian cuisine, home cooked by the same family for...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank MSM848
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my he of the best meals we had while in CA. My family loved everything. Must try the baked clam and Momma D’s pink sauce. What made it great was the service. They go out of their way to make everything easy. They...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank mikekoscho
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been coming here to Mama D’s for about 5 years now and it never disappoints! The special sauce and homemade pasta go hand in hand with the family ambiance and extremely courteous staff. It truly is the best Italian restaurant ever!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Bravado3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Homemade ravioli with yummy pink sauce-yes please. If you’re looking for Italian food that tastes like nonnas house then go here, it’s worth the wait.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank girlsgirlsgirls
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family had an early dinner at the restaurant. They served large portions of tasty pasta and we liked the fact that the staff went out of their way to talk to us about where we were coming from and to ensure we enjoyed our...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Mike S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner at the brand new location 3732 E. Coast HWY, Corona Del Mar, close to the Marriott Newport Coast resort. The food was delicious and the service exceptional! Very quaint restaurant with only 10 or so tables. Will definitely return when visiting the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank amymW6772KS
Reviewed March 17, 2019

We were staying in Newport Beach for the weekend and friends recommended we check out this great, casual Italian restaurant. They said they don't take reservations and there's always a line, but it's well worth the wait. This place blew me away. The service was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 729brianc
Reviewed March 2, 2019

MamaD's is a small, locally owned Italian Restaurant. The food was the BEST! I had Cheese stuffed Manacotti with Marinara/Mushroom sauce. The flavor was great. The customer service is amazing. The staff works as a team and someone is asking frequently how things are. The...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank wahenry98
Reviewed February 27, 2019

I had angel hair pasta, pink sauce with fresh mozzarella and basil. The service was excellent and attentive. The pasta was cooked perfectly. It was a lot of food. I especially liked the warm chocolate chip cookies that arrived with my bill.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank 7buzzingbees
Reviewed February 26, 2019

We tried to go here over the weekend but the lines were long so we ate here on Monday night. They have the normal Italian menu so there is no problem finding something you will like. the lasagna was perfect and the chicken marsala was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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no. Beer and wine
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Absolutely - before 7 pm you'll families at tables and high chairs all around - I recommend it - take my 4 and 3 year old grandchildren all the time - coloring books and after the meal they get to pick from the toy chest a... More
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