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Mario & Luigi's

1272 N Atherton St, State College, PA 16803-2928
+1 814-234-4273
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible6%
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1272 N Atherton St, State College, PA 16803-2928
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Marvelous Italian food!! Our waiter was quite knowledgeable and was able to direct us to some delicious choices. The prices were right in line with the quality of the food and we found the portions to be very generous. Highly recommended!

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best restaurant in State College! In fact, for a college town in the middle of Pennsylvania, the food amazes me every time I go. My husband lived in Italy for a while and I've visited multiple times- the food at Mario's is so authentic. I...More

Thank caitpre
Reviewed 21 May 2017

First time here. Prices were high. Service was slow and they were not crowded for a Friday night. Portions were small but the food was very good.

Thank Rhonda M
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Looking for a family dinner with two hard-to-please teenagers- one vegetarian and a very picky eater. Our vegetarian had great truffle mac and cheese. Picky eater had chicken parme, and I had chicken marsala -- all great. Bonus - my wife and I loved the...More

Thank ted j
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We were just staying in State College for one night, and were searching for a restaurant on a Sunday night where we could have a good meal and dine pleasantly. In a college town! We saw Mario's on Atherton was open and pulled in. Having...More

Reviewed 17 February 2017

I've been to Mario's a couple of times now, and I am now sure that I will not be going back after multiple mishaps. During our first visit (6-8 months ago), we actually got up and left because the service was so slow. I have...More

Thank Liz G
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We were in State College for the PASA conference, wanted a nice cozy place to have dinner. I thought the food was excellent, the ambiance appropriate and service more than adequate. Yeah, I read the other reviews, I don't know what people are expecting.... We...More

Thank wilburthebud
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

First time here in over 10 years, we took our nieces for a nice birthday dinner and were disappointed in the quality. We started with the fried slice of mozzarella, which was good but just a bit overcooked...we also got the prosciutto and mozzarella arancini,...More

Thank Tracy N
Reviewed 27 December 2016

My husband and I are locals and Mario's seems to be hit or miss. Unfortunately, our experience last night was a miss. We were looking for somewhere nice to take my in-laws for dinner the day after Christmas and we thought Mario's would be decorated...More

Thank woohoostatecollege
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Went for dinner. To start, a glass of water spilled The waiter did offer to have us move to another table but we declined. He gave us paper napkins to clean up BUT never took them off the table even though they were placed at...More

Thank Grant D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1272 N Atherton St, State College, PA 16803-2928
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  State College
  • Phone Number: +1 814-234-4273
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