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“Family Italian”
Review of Mama D's Italian

Mama D's Italian
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Ranked #19 of 194 Restaurants in Manhattan Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: Italian
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Good for: Romantic, Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch
Reviewed November 25, 2013

If you like a family restaurant feel and some good Italian food. This is the place. Not fancy, but hometown Italian food.

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Reviewed November 21, 2013 via mobile

We ate here on our one night visit to Manhattan beach. Very friendly service, our server Alex was excellent and made some great recommendations. We were served some garlic bread and ravioli, on the house and the food all tasted great and came out quick. Very family like atmosphere where everyone working there seemed happy and were looking to do everything to make our experience a great one. I would highly recommend stopping in if you are in town.

Thank Cliff P
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Reviewed November 11, 2013

We were in LA only one night before our flight the next morning. We were in the mood for Italian and our hotel recommended Mama D's. The food was really good and the service was exceptional. Our waitress heard that we were new patrons and she brought us a couple of ravioli to try since it is kind of a specialty for them. After dinner, we got complimentary chocolate chip cookies. Just the right amount of sweet to balance the sauce. We really liked it here and would go back and recommend it to others. It is small and a bit loud I admit, but we weren't looking for a quiet romantic night.

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Thank Jolene R
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Reviewed October 23, 2013

Nice little Italian restaurant in Manhattan Beach. Food was delicious and staff so friendly. Atmosphere was good but it was a bit loud.

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Thank Melanie M
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Reviewed October 20, 2013

We stumbled on this restaurant on this busy strip because they had a server with a plateful of shrimp scampi outside! It's loud the moment you walk in - but the fun family loud atmosphere! Our server was patient and easy going since it was our first time in the area! We decided on the lobster cakes - get it if you like spiced up - it's a appetizer but good for dinner as well, then we ordered a bowl of clams! Together with their house bread, it was perfect to dip into the clam sauce! The kitchen heard it was our first time to manhattan beach and send us a plate of gnocchi ! Wow! Awesome!
Overall, if you're in a fun mood and want to just hangout and eat - good place to try!

Thank MLAbug
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