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Mama D's Italian

3012 Newport Blvd, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3810
+1 949-675-6262
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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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

I have been to Mama D’s on many occasions over the last year and a half. Can’t believe I haven’t been here before! Food is delicious, pink sauce is super yummy! Bread yummy, meatballs are the best! Service is always spot on! Although the seating...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank tischnikki
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped in for my daughter's birthday dinner on a Saturday night. We ended up waiting approximately 30 minutes for a table. The staff makes sure your wait is pleasant, though, by bringing out delicious pasta and bread samples. Our server, Ellie, was amazing, and made...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank mom2sja
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great meal and service. Server was Deanna, she went above and beyond. Short wait even on New Years Eve. Served garlic bread while they you wait. Fun place.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank suek906
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family had dinner here right around the holiday. We were a large party- 9 of us! The service was unbelievably/ our waiter asked our names, and spent time actually talking with us. Our food arrived quickly, and the bread and crayons kept the children...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank mollyv274
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had Mama D's recommended to us by a friend, and then I went online and saw all the positive reviews so we decided to give it a try. My husband and I shared the Chicken Parmigiana and it was very tasty. We had them...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank deela13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in the rich people area with parking at the back street nearby, the restaurant is good for Italian food. Good pizza and pasta. Crazy long line in waiting. They will offered free bread from time to time to waiting customers. Great services.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Hongkongboy55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mama D’s is a fun restaurant to have dinner for special occasions. We celebrated our 27th anniversary sitting next to honeymooner. So cool! The waiter also sang to us and gave us a free dessert to share:)

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank Vincent A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been going here for about 6 months. Prob 20 or more visits. The thing I like most is that they seem to really care about the customers and providing a positive experience and atmosphere. Not to mention, the food is very good. Lasagne or...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Michael H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place is packed...apparently it’s always this way And the food is classic Italian kitchen It’s very good, their sauces are well seasoned and in correct proportions to the food Well worth a visit

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank davefoshee
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Amazing service at Mama D’s love the treasure box concept for kids! Food is great love the rose sauce!

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank Renee T
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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
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions
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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