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Mazzella's Italian Restaurant

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729 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE 19809
+1 302-762-8722
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Wilmington, Delaware, United States
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We normally don't like places that give you too much food. Enormous portions generally translate to poor quality. But, our meal at Mazzella's was very good. The portions were large, but sauces were excellent. Chicken and pasta was cooked to perfection. Although my Chicken Oscar was served with broccoli instead of asparagus. Salad was a decent size and very fresh.... More 

Thank Puggmahoney
Elkton, Maryland
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our Sons of Italy Club dined there for a fund-raising event. It was a buffet-style dinner but, to my surprise, the quality of ALL entree's ranged from very good to excellent, and the cost was a very reasonable $ 18 per person. The service also was very prompt and very courteous. I most certainly plan to return there for a... More 

Thank Leo V
Wilmington, Delaware
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144 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This used to be our "go to" place, but the last couple of ties have been a big disappointment. The service was extremely slow and the food wasn't like it used to be. I ordered my usual Chicken Parmesan and it was dry and overcooked. The salads were fresh, but much smaller than usual. We will try one more time,... More 

Thank kfalandays
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback -- I'm so sorry to hear that we've disappointed you. Of course, we're thankful to have had your family as customers for so long. It's our goal to serve up the freshest and most delicious Italian eats, and you've seen us do this. Nothing at all has changed, you have my word on this. Thank... More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my and and absolute last time coming here. I ordered linguini with clams. The first time it came to the table the pasta was soo over cooked that I sent it back. The remake was no better. The pasta basically fell apart is was so overcooked. When I sent it back I asked if it could be done... More 

Thank pill25896
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

I'm so sorry that this was your experience, and I'm very sorry. Please know that we're thankful for all of our customers and try our best to serve them as they wish. I'm surprised at your description of my kitchen and my staff; it sounds like we were having an off-night, as we definitely, after 20 years of Mazzella's business... More 

Wilmington, Delaware
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed February 3, 2017

I actually had never heard of Mazzella's until a friend who lives in that area suggested it...I live closer to the Union Street Italian offerings...my experience was excellent...delicious food and wonderful service...I have added this to my "Italian Repertoire" for places to find great Italian food! Thank you!

Thank smithsuzie221
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

We're so flattered, Suzie! Thanks for adding us to your "faves." We love sharing our family recipes with guests, and we can't wait to see you again. Take care, Mimmo More 

1 review
Reviewed January 7, 2017

I went there yesterday for lunch. first off, my server dropped a menu in front of me and ignorred me for the next 20 minutes. another server asked me if I had been waited on, and sent a third server to take my order. A half hour later, I was still waiting, while people who had arrived after me were... More 

Thank Ira H
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us, Ira -- I'm so very sorry that you had a frustrating experience with us. We cherish the time that our patrons spend with us, and we never want them to feel undervalued, or to remain unattended. It seems as though on your visit, there was some confusion as to who was... More 

Wilmington, Delaware
1 review
Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Their eggplant rollitini is the best I've ever tasted .. that's what I'm ordering every time!! Well I've also ordered their chopped salad with a slice of broccoli pizza.

Thank penpenny57
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review, Penny! Glad that you found your regular bliss with us, and hope to see you back soon! Best, Mimmo More 

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58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed December 24, 2016

Stopped by on Tuesday for an early dinner .. I love Mazzelas and always get the chicken parm ... what I have noticed the last three times is that the portion of chicken is about half the size as it was about six months ago .. the portion is still adequate but not nearly as large as in the past... More 

Thank Erlandsdottir
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review! We're glad that you love our chicken parm so. We have adjusted our menu slightly to continue to offer the highest quality at the best price, and we appreciate your understanding. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Best, Mimmo More 

Wilmington, Delaware
1 review
Reviewed December 9, 2016

Made a reservation to reserve a room for my daughter's birthday - called a week before the birthday to confirm, spoke to Rachel who confirmed and was well aware of my reservation but told me she was unable to keep it because of another commitment that came along after she had already guarantee me the reservation at least a month... More 

Thank ashvillepa
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

I am so very sorry for your inconvenience -- I will be sure to look into this matter and share your feedback with Rachel and my staff so that this does no happen again. It's our aim to offer delicious food and excellent customer service, and I can understand how this must've been frustrating for you. Please know that we... More 

Wilmington, Delaware
Level Contributor
21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

Great food for lunch, dinner and takeout. Has seating for large groups. Has a bar to meet all requests. Service is great. Get there early as it is a neighborhood treasure and fills up early and often.

Thank GLC314
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review! Glad that you love our authentic Italian meals, no matter the time of day. Hope it's not too long before you visit again! Best wishes, Mimmo More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 729 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE 19809
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 302-762-8722
Mazzella's Italian Restaurant offers authentic Italian Cuisine. We are famous for our specialty pizzas and other Italian dishes, which are made fresh daily from the highest quality ingredients. Stop in today to experience our award-winning cuisine.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?