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Mamma Mia

20 Gillygate, York YO31 7EQ, England
+44 1904 622020
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Gillygate, York YO31 7EQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The interior was quite understated but cozy, the food did the talking. Started with proper Italian pizza which was very tasty and finished off with the best panna cotta I've ever had. I didn't know panna cotta could be so flavoursome, well done! The service...More

Thank Kadi T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I've always loved coming here and I still do! It's a fantastic family owned Italian pizzeria that tops all the chain restaurants by far! Pizzas are thin and crispy and taste fab!!! A++

Thank georgiafbrown
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff were very friendly and courteous. There was a lovely girl called Olivia who was our waitress for the night; she was very bubbly and polite. The food was delicious. I had the lasagne which was scrumptious, I will definitely be back.

2  Thank Charlotte S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you decide to have Italian food in York you have plenty of places to choose from. I usually enjoy Italian restaurants which are owned and operated by Italians which is the case with Mamma Mia. The food was excellent, just the service staff was...More

Thank pascalbeck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On Wednesday (not busy time) we were walking with my son a long time to come and try our favourite italian food... unfortunately my 8 years son been with small bike (bmx) and i asked its possible to leave the bike on the side or...More

Thank Milena K
emilyjane1326, Owner at Mamma Mia, responded to this review

We are sorry if you felt you were not welcome but had there been no bicycle then there would have been no problem. We welcome everyone, parents and children alike. Unfortunately in order to get to the garden you have to pass through 2 other...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked table for Saturday 6th May. What a lovely packed resturant, we arrived 15 mins early and was still shown to our table. Very friendly, Great menu, Reasonable prices and staff lovely. Pizzas were amazing thin and big with lots of filling. While ordering desserts...More

Thank kateSunderland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We asked for two colas. The cola was flat and warm when it came. I thought the service was poor. A table for two was like a tray size table especially if both of you are having pizza. My husband had to put some things...More

1  Thank 1magy
emilyjane1326, Owner at Mamma Mia, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, it is of extreme importance to us as we try very hard to maintain our standards being a family run business. I can only apologise but it would have been nice to have been given the opportunity of sorting your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited York for our annual girls weekend. Chose this as one of our restaurants to visit. So glad we did. There was 8 of us, on a Saturday night and we were looked after by knowledgeable staff from the moment we arrived, to the moment...More

1  Thank charlottemoore1990
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely fresh pizzas and crisp green salad Arrived just before 2 on bank holiday Mo day, no problem just sat us down ( they close for a break at 2)

Thank Glenda H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The best casual dining! Value for money and delicious, family owned and run restaurant; small group, on your own or with a party they will look after your every need in a quiet unassuming way. Nothing was too much trouble. The garlic bread base was...More

1  Thank Speakasyoufind8
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Vivian D
Do you have disabled access toilets with no stairs? Person can walk but not stairs. Thanks. Vivian
4 October 2016|
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Response from emilyjane1326 | Property representative |
Hello there We are on one level with no stairs with easy access to a disabled toilet. Hope this helps.
Terry S
Do you have gluten free options as my wife is a celiac.
14 August 2016|
Response from emilyjane1326 | Property representative |
Hello there Unfortunately our pasta and pizzas are not gluten free. We do, however have a good selection of fresh meat and fish served with fresh vegetables or salad, all of which are naturally free products. And a wide... More
Is your lunchtime special on pizza and pasta availably on a Saturday?
28 February 2016|
Response from emilyjane1326 | Property representative |
Hi there, The lunchtime special runs Monday to Friday. We also have a "Happy Hour" 5.30 p.m to 7.00 p.m. Monday to Friday which is 2 x dishes of pizza/pasta for £11.95. Hope this helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Gillygate, York YO31 7EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 622020