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Mama Tosca Italian Restaurant

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9000 Ming Ave, Ste K3, Bakersfield, CA 93311-1318
+1 661-831-1242
11:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:30
Sat 17:30 - 21:30
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Bakersfield, California
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were 1st timers here. We were excited to try there food. Soon after arriving we smelled smoke. We were told a fire happen next door. Fans ran non stop. My wife tried a Italian chicken dish which came with a small amount of rigatoni. How disappointed she was after talking a bite of each. Between the... More 

Thank Cooper33000
Bakersfield, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a good experience! I had great service from the waiter and the food was delicious. I had a Zabaione for dessert, and it was awesome! Nice-looking place!

Thank jfairbanks351
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a business dinner here, a few weeks ago and the location was very convenient for me and my customers. The restaurant is just one block away from my hotel and my customers' offices. The service was great, all the waiters made sure we were properly served. I ordered a pasta alfredo with chicken and it wasn't really good. The... More 

Thank wacs1971
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Everything was mostly OK. My daughter got the gnocchi with a vodka sauce and the sauce was decent. My wife got the chicken parm and it was not really good at all, and I got a lobster and pasta special and it was awful. This lobster was almost fatty and seemed like it was being held together by tendons. My... More 

Thank wphilf
Camarillo, CA
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53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

I have eaten here at least three times before, for business dinners. Two nights ago we were a party of 10 and very disappointed with the quality of service. I was also disappointed with the quality of my meal. The server was completely disorganized. The busboy was compkaining that the "lazy" waiter didn't want to serve the ground pepper. We... More 

Thank Laurabelle927
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

The chicken piccata is to die for. I love side dish of pasta. It looks simple, but has outstanding flavor. My husband loves the lasagne there. The wait staff are professional and prompt. This is a place where my expectation is the food will always be great. There is also a bar, and a huge wine selection.

Thank Marisa B
Bakersfield, California
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66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Always a joy to eat here. Quiet, wonderful servers who take good care of you. Food is always exceptional. Reminds me of New York Italian restaurants.

Thank Tdhalldds
Ridgecrest, CA
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

Looking for Italian in Bakersfield? Your search is over! We have tried several Italian restaurants while visiting Bakersfield over the years but we always come back to Mama's.

Thank cldkRidgecrest_CA
Bakersfield, California
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73 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

My husband and I are getting ready to move to Bakersfield and ate here while checking out the city. Wanted to try an Italian restaurant. The location and ambience are very pretty. I probably wouldn't eat there again though and will be checking out the other Italian restaurants. The waitstaff was very inexperienced. We had to ask for bread and... More 

1 Thank Dinoalita
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Last night I finally ate at Mama Tosca's after living in Bakersfield 20 years. I've gone past it many times, but never eaten there. It looks very elegant from the outside and I've heard good things about it. We went to a birthday party with a total of 10 people. They have a little room in the center which was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9000 Ming Ave, Ste K3, Bakersfield, CA 93311-1318
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 661-831-1242

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?