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Mama Rosa's

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3 North Street, Leighton Buzzard LU7 1EF, England
+44 1525 375149
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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Restaurant seemed nice if a little dated in decor. Helpful polite staff. Starter was a little disappointing, calamari, undercooked slightly, probably frozen ready to cook, certainly not fresh. Main dishes were lovely, huge portions! Desserts were ok, but yet again I'd say ready bought in to dish up, not home made. Would come back though, choose something different maybe next... More 

Thank Mtaynic
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Really nice selection of great Italian food family run, friendly, good value and generous portions. Gets quite booked as very popular, would definitely recommend

2 Thank Melinda1959
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food is excellent, very tasty and all the staff are friendly ,this is the number one choice to eat.you have to book as gets very busy.

2 Thank Colin P
Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food, reasonable prices, great value. Visited with friends, all had different choices off the menu. Staff were really friendly and atmosphere was good.

2 Thank John Y
Harpenden, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here on the 25/11 for my mums birthday and all left full and overly satisfied! Very spacious back room for our party of 6. Staff always quick to bring out food and clear away plates afterwards, coupled with their friendly manners made for a good team! Had the cheesy garlic bread/sharer for starters and a mixture of mains followed;... More 

2 Thank pc-the-farmer
Rishon Lezion, Israel
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71 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great Italian atmosphere inside, besides the wonderful food. Great price for the food, and tasty tasty food!

2 Thank Orenvil
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food, wonderful staff and place just on thw middle of Leighton Buzzard town center. We're 5 friends eating the best dished!

2 Thank Perry S
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Mama Rosa's today for lunch based on other reviews and I was not disappointed. It was quite quiet when I arrived with only a handful of other patrons, but the restaurant slowly filled once I was seated. The wait staff were friendly and attentive. I ordered the Fusilli al Pescatore al Forno: Spiral pasta, prawns, smoked salmon, cod,... More 

2 Thank Trent C
Hemel Hempstead, England, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to Mama Rosa's many times and always loved it. The prices are reasonable and the food is brilliant and generous portions, and for those of you with a huge appetite there is always the "Pavarotti Portion" option to make your meal even bigger! The best Italian restaurant in Bedfordshire.

2 Thank John R
Edgware, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

when I walked in here I really wanted to like it. the staff were so lovely, very smiley and welcoming. and authentic Italian décor. after I had seen the menu and ordered my food I was thinking this seems really nice, but the food was sadly a disappointment, I had the meatballs and I found it bland and it tasted... More 

Thank geocxm
RobertoLB84, General Manager at Mama Rosa's, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback, however we consider this to be non-constructive feedback. We use 100% best mince beef to make our meat balls, no bread or bulking ingredients so they are suitable for any dietary requirements. Purchased locally at Stratton Butchers the best mince is always excellent quality. None of the ingredients are 'cheap'. If you found your dish bland,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Cheap Eats, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 North Street, Leighton Buzzard LU7 1EF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Leighton Buzzard
  • Phone Number: +44 1525 375149
Authentic Italian Cuisine. Since opening in 2003 Mama Rosa's has been dedicated to serving fantastically fresh quality food for our customers. We use no microwaves, pre prepared or frozen meals.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?