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Mama Maria's Italian Restaurant

2025 W Main St Ste A, Salem, VA 24153-3131
+1 540-389-2848
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“gelato” (50 reviews)
“veal” (14 reviews)
“garlic knots” (17 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2025 W Main St Ste A, Salem, VA 24153-3131
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Driving on I-81 and we all were hungry and decided to pull and see what wecould find. Found this location and gave it a try and glad we did. The food was delicious and had generous portions but our server, Cynthia was a bit slow....More

Thank TNDauksch
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reviews show our review from 2015. This visit in 2017 we can only repeat :great food..senior menu veal parmigiana was very good and more than wife and I could finish. Salad was fresh and crisp., Homemade bread was great with herbal oil dip. Prices were...More

Thank Gordon F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were traveling through in our camper and staying over at the Walmart to grab some sleep. We read about this restaurant on line and stopped for take out. We had chicken parm with pasta, Caesar salad, and GARLIC KNOTS - LOVED THEM, they were...More

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time customer to Mama Maria’s as we were out of towners on the way home from. Virginia Tech game and stumbled across this restaurant. Nothing special to look at from the ohtside(especially dark outside at night due to limited lighting). We ordered pizza which...More

Thank Phelpsda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have lived in SW Virginia most of my life and I have eaten at this restaurant many times. In the past this restaurant was easily one of my favorites to go to in Salem but in the last two years it has become a...More

Thank Kimsey L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming here for years and it's always dependable. Service this visit was great; fast, attentive and very friendly. Shared the calamari which was good. Nicely cooked so it is tender and moist as opposed to the way some places cook it so that you...More

Thank Briarlee
Reviewed 30 October 2017

was traveling to Washington, DC and stopped in Salem, VA for the night and this restaurant was recommended by hotel clerk. The food was mediocre as best and the service was less than ideal. Had the Veal Marsala & it was nothing like the Marsala...More

Thank Pilldoc1
Reviewed 27 October 2017

While others give this place a great rating, I can't do the same. The food was average and a bit pricey. I wasn't wowed and I love Italian food. I wouldn't recommend or go back if given the opportunity.

Thank filegumbo
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

The customer service here is next to none. After sitting down with my husband and 2 children, we looked over the menu. We decided on ordering manicotti, an appetizer of garlic knots, and a side of meatballs. Since there were 4 of us and we...More

Thank Kallie S
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise...home style food right from Sicily. Owner greeted us, gave a sample of his locally sourced brocci rabe frittata....ummm. Fresh homemade bread.....Staff friendly and efficient. Don Vito ....keep it up!

Thank franksatthelake
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2025 W Main St Ste A, Salem, VA 24153-3131
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 540-389-2848
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