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Mama Teresa's Flying Pizza

416 21st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2004
+1 409-765-6262
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (131 reviews)
“fried ravioli” (5 reviews)
“manicotti” (3 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
416 21st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2004
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend this place. I got a pepperoni and pineapple pizza and my wife had the shrimp po-boy. Very delicious! This was a short walk from our hotel (Harbor House).

Thank th0masbr0wn82
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Good solid interpretations of solid Italian comfort food! Easy ordering, inventive selections, helpful staff, great informal atmosphere!

Thank NickRufus
Reviewed September 25, 2018

We ordered the fried ravioli for starters and they were good. A note on attention to detail: The marinara dipping sauce was warm, not ice cold like most places. We ordered a large pepperoni and garlic pizza and found it to be quite good (we...More

Thank Allen B
Reviewed September 17, 2018

My friends and I stopped in here for dinner while visiting for the weekend. We ordered a pizza and two orders of fettuccine alfredo. It was cool watching them toss the pizza but I wasn't as impressed with it as I had thought I would...More

Thank April H
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Great Pizza, pastas, nice bar. Decent service. Nice price. Fun watching the cook tossing the pizza crust.

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our pizza- the hand tossed crust was absolute perfection! Not too thick or thin, and the right amount of crunch, and the cheese on the Tuscan Chicken Pizza was delicious. We went on a Saturday night - it was very busy, but...More

Thank Meagan B
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Nice little authentic Italian place. You watch them make the dough in front of you. They throw it up in the air and spin it. (You can see where some of it hit the ceiling!) The pizza had a great garlicky taste. Tomato soup and...More

Thank Seven7777
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We each ordered a different pizza and all thought they were bland and frozen pizza-like. Also had one order wrong and pizza came out when everyone was almost done, and not comped.

2  Thank Cpoague
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

After a long day at the beach, decided to go for dinner and came across this place. With no recommendations, stepped into this place and absolutely enjoyed the food. Great pizzas and delicious sea food dishes. Later, when I recommended a few of my friends...More

Thank 578swapnalis
Reviewed August 27, 2018

I've been visiting this restaurant for many years. Prior to Hurricane Ike in September 2008, they were located on Bolivar Peninsula. It was the best on the peninsula. They reopened about 4 years ago but this time in Galveston. It is owned by locals and...More

Thank txpeanut2014
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December 26, 2016|
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Response from liz_tridelta | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely!!! The best gluten free pizza and pasta I've ever had!!! They are extremely accommodating!!!
March 26, 2016|
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Response from rrcerny | Reviewed this property |
Can't answer, I don't drive 45 miles one way to eat pizza. Supposed to be very good. That what it was when the place started on Bolivar. I eat pasta which is outstanding.
Thomas W
September 5, 2015|
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Response from Maryann T | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I Googled the Galveston website & found this. Hope it helps. Enjoy! Hours of Operation Tuesday thru Thursday: 4pm - 10pm Friday: 4pm - 11pm Saturday: 11am - 11pm Sunday: 11am - 10pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 416 21st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2004
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-765-6262
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