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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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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Been here several times and never disappointed. Had the cheese steak sandwich with pasta salad and hubby had the short ribs over noodles both were yummy as usual.

Thank Debbie C
Los Angeles, California
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently held a memorial celebration and had 40 people. We were served Buffet style in the beautiful back room. The staff was amazing, food was great and the price was very reasonable. The food was fresh and really the best Italian food we have ever had. We really appreciated how everyone went above and beyond to make sure that... More 

Thank JSR411
Apple Valley, California
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4 reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017

An okay family place to dine. Not in the "fine dining" sphere, but food is tasty. Prices are a little high.

Thank pooseykat2
1 review
Reviewed 18 February 2017 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
Reviewed 14 February 2017

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
Reviewed 14 February 2017

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
Reviewed 14 February 2017 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
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017 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
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Reviewed 18 January 2017 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
Reviewed 18 January 2017

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

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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
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
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?