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Mama D's Italian

3012 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3810
+1 949-675-6262
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (118 reviews)
“bread” (118 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3012 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3810
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is the second visit to this restaurant and it was just as good as the first. We took guests with us this time and they loved it. From the warm greetings as we arrived to accommodating our request for a warm area to sit...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank stuartm503
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our vibrant server, “Paris”, was certainly crazy-enthusiastic which might be a bit much for some, but, in general the service and willingness to please was good. We eat a lot of Italian meals in many different restaurants, this one was ok but we’ve had better....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank has2bperfect
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went twice to Mama D's on a recent weekend. The service is one of the best I have enjoyed in a long time. The staff are all very happy, helpful and genuinely appear like they like being there. That makes such an impact on...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank VegasBuckeye
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service couldn't be better. Stocton was our server and was very attentive and suggestive in regards to menu suggestions. Service was prompt even with a full house. Food was excellent. If in the area a must stop. They are opening a 2nd place about 6...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Jack C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Delicious! Pieces of garlicy bread passed out to guests as they wait for their table- Host very kind, waiter professional- I will be back. I highly recommend.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank kzaard
Reviewed October 30, 2018

I travel to Newport Beach at least once a year and always make a point of eating at Mama D’s. I was on a west coast wine tasting trip with my wife and three other couples and talked them into stopping at Mama D’s. They...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Tom M
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Our family has been before. We met them there and it was such a cool atmosphere. It doesn’t look busy from outside but we got there before 5. Open the door and it was hoping. Had a couple of draft beers and the seafood pasta...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Awolsmith
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Mama D’s is rated the number 1 place in Newport Beach. While the service was great!, the food was expensive and just “pretty good”. Nothing to complain about. Good pasta with good sauce. Good calamari (albeit fairly small portion). Great family atmosphere, very attentive staff....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank stslc
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Popped in to get some pizzas to go. Great food and wonderful atmosphere - a must if in Newport Beach. I recommend it.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank PottyTraveller2011
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

We just had dinner at Mama D’s and the moment we pulled into the parking lot the experience began! The smell of scrumptious Italian cuisine wafted from the entrance door! We were greeted by very friendly and accommodating staff who made it very clear that...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank paulimo
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Judy J
January 7, 2017|
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Response from lil_drummer_boy5 | Reviewed this property |
Before 6pm
November 26, 2016|
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Response from ATM2424 | Reviewed this property |
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
August 1, 2016|
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They do not take reservations. they use a first come, first served system.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3012 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3810
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Newport Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-675-6262
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