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Mamma Maria's Pizza

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130 W Vallette St, Elmhurst, IL 60126-4451
+1 630-832-0555
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16:00 - 23:00
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Sun 14:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 01:00
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for a mother's day dinner. I have to admit we thought we made reservations at another restaurant by the same name. Pleasant mistake. Nothing fancy but out of 8 of us everyone was happy. The service was great and the owner ( I think) came out to see how we enjoyed the dinner. Thanks Mama Maria's Elmhurst!

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Thank Melissa J
New York City, New York
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45 reviews
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This was a childhood place of mine. I've known the owners forever. I always stop in here when I am in town. Pizza is a must. If you do not want to share, get a baked panzerotti. It's like a pizza that is baked just for you. The food is awesome here too. You cannot miss with anything here.

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Thank Theresden
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

A regular visit and makes a nice easy place to grab great pizza and pasta. We make it a adventure hike on the prairie path and eat it or just take out, it is just about 1/2 block off the Prairie path and York road on Vallette..

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Thank travlerlab1
Decatur, Illinois
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

I have always lived by one belief. If is really hard to screw up pizza. Its one of the things that tastes good to me cold or hot, thick or thin, so its a touch food for me to review. That being said, my son and I ate here on a visit to the college last week and were blown... More 

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Thank Beachman2142
New York City, New York
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45 reviews
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Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

This place has been a staple since I was younger. The pizza is the best! I recommend a baked panzerotti. They make them the best, and all ingredients are fresh. Their catering menu is very good and is always a time saver for hosting large parties.

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Thank Theresden
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 28 May 2016

I love pizza from mama Maria's. I think they are the best pizza in the suburbs. I have ordered from other pizza places around where I live and no pizza like mama Maria's. Perfect crust every time. The taste is the same every time.

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Thank maribel c
Elmhurst, Illinois, United States
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 8 March 2015

I've lived here for 20+ years now and pizza parlors come and go. My family has tried Two Brothers, Nancy's and Roberto's, and many others, but Mama Maria's still takes the blue ribbon. The Crust on the pizze is just the right texture- just the right crunchy on the outside and chewy on the inside. The cheeze is melted to... More 

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Thank Sue R
Elmhurst, Illinois
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Reviewed 20 August 2014

We always take out. Very small seating area. Plan on take-out only. Pizza is great, and is ready when they tell you how long it will take, so be there at that time.

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Thank 4evertraveler1955
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Reviewed 19 July 2014

In my opinion, Mama Maria's has the best sauce of the Italian restaurants in Elmhurst. The lasagna, gnocchi, and ravioli are outstanding. I'm not a huge fan of the pizza, since the crust can be a bit chewy. My friend Nick said to ask for it 'well done' and it comes out much better. This is pretty much a take-out... More 

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Thank Jeff C
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 11 March 2014

The food was excellent. The best arrabbiata sauce EVER ! However, the downfall to the restaurant is the size of the seating area - ITsa Toooo Small. What a shame since the food was so good. A new breezeway would help to minimize the cold from entering the dinning room as well. Enough negativity about the layout ~ order the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Delivery
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 01:00
Saturday
16:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 W Vallette St, Elmhurst, IL 60126-4451
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Elmhurst
  • Phone Number: +1 630-832-0555

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