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Mama Carpino's Italian

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22010 US Highway 18, Apple Valley, CA 92307-3971
+1 760-240-9664
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon 11:00 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our first time having dinner here.. and I must say the food was really good.. The portions are really good.. enough to even take home for seconds :) We also decided to order a pizza *chicken alfredo (just to try it and as a snack for later) it was REALLY good.. The best I've had in a long... More 

Thank Windy D
Southern California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Wonderful ambiance and great staff. Eat here for all of our "special" meals out. Nothing else like it in the High Desert.

Thank MPL16
Apple Valley, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Real homemade Italian food. Pastries outstanding plus a deli that is loaded. Excellent service. Caters to a large cross section of area. Many repeat customers.

Thank msmollya
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Definitely one of the best Italian places in the high desert. Love the food. Generous portions and selection of items.

Thank Armida O
Apple Valley, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Service could be a little faster, it seems sometimes there more customers and they need more help on the floor. The food is excellent and portioned large..

Thank kc92308
Apple Valley, California
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this restaurant! It has wonderful ambiance. The murals painted on the walls resemble the Italian countryside. Upon entrance you can see the deli and dessert curios as well as the dining area. There is a full bar and large dining area in the back. My son had his reception here on the indoor patio, complete with fireplace. I've... More 

Thank MomDot2
Apple Valley, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is hands down the best Italian restaurant in the area, It gets crowded because it's good. Food and service is excellent. We will continue to patronize this Restaurant.

Thank mark h
Victorville, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always an enjoyable meal and atmosphere whether as a couple, friends night out, or as a business meeting. The patio is great in summer with fans or winter with heaters and fireplace. Don't fill up on the yummy bread, leave room for a delicious main course. The princess cake for dessert is my usual.

Thank time4trvl
Apple Valley, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food is pretty good but like most restaurants in the desert, it's pricey. Usually crowded so plan ahead. Booth cushions are too soft, get a table

Thank aminkman
Apple Valley, California
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place never disappoints-from the moment you walk in to the moment the goodness hits your tastebuds. Hint: this place is extremely busy so go early.

Thank Cheri H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22010 US Highway 18, Apple Valley, CA 92307-3971
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Apple Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 760-240-9664

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