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Mamma Teresa Ristorante

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) #63 of 2,236 Restaurants in Ottawa $$ - $$$ Italian
300 Somerset St W, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0J6, Canada
+1 613-236-3023
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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300 Somerset St W, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0J6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dined at Mamma Theresa's (a staple of the Ottawa food scene) the night before I ran the Ottawa Marathon! Made a reservation well in advance and it became clear that this is a must! It's a great old house with very attentive staff! We...More

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is located in a cozy authentic old home setting.. The menu caters to everyone; the salads are fresh and so appetizing! and the pasta is freshly made and deliciously cooked to perfection "Al Dante".. The wine menu will impress you! This restaurant is...More

Thank LizQuinn1989
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a cool, wet, visit to Ottawa in May we needed lunch before making our way into the Gatineau National Park. We found this wonderful restaurant in Chelsea at the gateway into the Park. A charming chalet with the friendliest of service, and at a...More

Thank Angela P P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and myself booked a table for our anniversary on a patio,showed up over there patio is closed one person i assume a manager told us to wait while he was talking on the phone.Very unprofessional we just walked away and ofc we will...More

2  Thank Nebojsa M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is NOT an authentic Italian restaurant. It's a restaurant that pretends to be Italian by serving Ottawa's version of Italian food. Overpriced and very disappointing. Avoid.

1  Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It has been a while since I was at Mamma Teresa, and I must say this place really reminded me of what a restaurant should be like. I've had enough of these new "frou-frou" type restaurants that serve you a few morsels for a lot...More

Thank carmelo a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have eaten here several times. reservations are a good idea. It was recommended by a concierge and her advice was well-taken. Food is fresh and my group has eaten pasta, fish and meat and everyone has been pleased. The staff attentive. Just there with...More

Thank Beverley F
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Always pleased to see us, even if it has been months since our last visit. Food and service impeccable as always.

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 17 May 2017

For the third time in as many months we had dinner at Mama Teresa's. We've returned for the food, the service and the decor. It's just a nice place to have dinner. Many of the dishes you'd expect to see at a good Italian restaurant,...More

Thank Randy2620
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The staff were great. The ambience was excellent but we were very disappointed with the food. Went with a party of 6. All had pasta. We expected a lot more. The prices are that of a high end restaurant but the food was something we...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Somerset St W, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0J6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-236-3023
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