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Mama's Italian Restaurant

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1340 Benvenue Rd, Rocky Mount, NC 27804-1803
+1 252-977-3600
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Traveling south and asked about a locally owned restaurant and we were not disappointed. It's a five star (this tablet will not let me record more than two stars). Food was good, staff very attentive, many locals enjoying themselves. We had entrées - eggplant for me and sausage for husband - the pizzas seen at other tables looked good, too.... More 

Thank Linda M
Rocky Mount, North Carolina
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I love coming here even though tonight's meal is to go. The food here excellent. Tonight it's chicken parmigiana meal. Always good. Atmosphere is excellent and we always see friends when we come. Highly recommend.

Thank Michael W
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63 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

We frequent Mama's with a LARGE group of our friends (18-20). We love the food and the service is wonderful. When there is a large group, sometimes restaurants have a hard time getting orders correct and in a timely manner. This is NEVER the case with Mama's. We all get what we ordered and in a timely manner. My husband... More 

Thank Lisa W
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Moved from NY to Alaska now on to NC really missing my Italian food. My family told me about this little gem. We ordered 3 pizzas and they were amazing! Just like NY style pizza. Just the perfect amount of sauce. The cheese to crust and sauce ratio was perfect. The pizza tasted amazing. We will be back!

Thank Foodie1890
Rocky Mount, North Carolina
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Food not as good as most Italian restaurants, it seems to lack the authenticity. Prices not good for the amount of food. Servers are generally courteous and professional. Nice outside dining atmosphere, but only in cooler weather, outside seating area faces the afternoon sun.

Thank uncltim
Cary, North Carolina
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207 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I bought pizzas for lunch for my office today as a treat . We had one white pizza one Mama's special and one half meat and half veggie. They were all delicious. Especially the white pizza. Great flavor and lots of toppings. Would definitely order again.

Thank Pam C
North Carolina, United States
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Not your "cookie cutter" (a la Olive Garden) Italian Restaurant. Prices a little higher than a chain restaurant, but it is worth it. Atmosphere is casual. Staff is friendly and the food is great. This is one of our favorite places to eat in Rocky Mount.

1 Thank TheLinkinNC
Red Oak, NC
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143 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

I have always loved Mama's Italian Hoagie. Even when I am cutting carbs its one of my favorite cheat foods. Great service, great value, great food.....now I'm hungry!

1 Thank Kathy S
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

Food was delicious. There was not a long wait for it either. Service was fantastic. Easy pit stop when traveling. There is an outdoor arbor for eating which I am sure is beautiful in the summer. Would definitely stop again.

Thank Kuntrygrl
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

While traveling to the local area, my wife and I stopped in about ten minutes before closing. The staff was more than happy to welcome us in. The pizza was very good, hot and cheesy with a crispy crust. At no time did the staff make us feel rushed or hurried. We have been back several times since and haven't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1340 Benvenue Rd, Rocky Mount, NC 27804-1803
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Rocky Mount
  • Phone Number: +1 252-977-3600

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