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Mazzella's Italian Restaurant

729 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE 19809-2559
+1 302-762-8722
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“penne vodka” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (28 reviews)
“salad” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
729 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE 19809-2559
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This place seems to be a local favorite because they were quite busy. Service was very good and servers very friendly. Portions were large and tasty. Desserts were very good. Extensive menu and lots of choices. Would definitely visit again.

Thank GerriS63_10
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for this review, GerriS63_10 -- we can't wait to see you again soon! Best, Mimmo

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We like their pizza and sandwiches. Good value, friendly service. Everyone in family can find something from youngins to grandmom. They make a very decent cheese steak sandwich as well. Been coming here on my visits to Wilmington for many years.

Thank RichardSoutheast
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thanks so much for these compliments, RichardSoutheast -- we love serving our family and making sure they have the most delicious dishes to choose from. We'll always be here for you! Best, Mimmo

Reviewed 19 July 2018

First this was carry out so I don't know how the full staff experience worked...i.e. dinning in. I ordered a large 6 topping pizza and a side order of wings. I was born and raised in Kenosha Wisconsin and nothing beat the pizza they make...More

Thank Stephen M
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

So glad you enjoy our wings so much, Stephen! We can't wait to see you again soon. :) Best, Mimmo

Reviewed 9 July 2018

Obviously a local favorite. It seemed everyone new everyone else's name. Service was okay, but not spectacular. Waitress did not get the orders correct the first time, and did not seem to be too concerned about that! Food was average. The meat lasagna was a...More

Thank Vernon G
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you for this review, Vernon -- I'm sorry that you weren't impressed with our pasta. We use family recipes and are generally well loved. Our sauce is usually described as flavorful and velvety. I hope that you'll give us another chance soon! Best, Mimmo

Reviewed 7 July 2018

We get food from here every few weeks or so, have for years. The food is always excellent. Prices are very reasonable. The Vodka Sauce pasta is amazing. The pizza crust is always fantastic.

Thank o8orbgrinder
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thanks for the feedback, o8orbgrinder! We hope to see you again soon for another amazing pasta dish. :) Best, Mimmo

Reviewed 21 January 2018

Wow!! Recently discovered this great Italian restaurant after reading other positive reviews on yelp, and I can't agree more. In fact, we loved the place so much, we went back the very next night. The first thing you will notice as you look around the...More

Thank LittlePorker
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2018

We're so flattered that you came back TWO nights in a row, LittlePorker! That's a huge compliment. We'll always be here for you, whether it's dine in or take out. :) Mangia, Mimmo

Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Thus place has been around for years and just gets better. Good atmosphere and family friendly. The food is great and they give you huge portions! They have all different kinds of gourment pizzas and amazing pasta dishes. They also have a kids menu which...More

Thank bkibler26
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Thank you for this review! I'm so glad that you've gotten to try a good variety of our authentic menu. We look forward to serving you another pita pizza soon! Take care, Mimmo

Reviewed 21 December 2017

I had the best penne vodka ever from this place. I have tried other dishes and pizza, but you can't go wrong with the penne vodka.

Thank Akosua O
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

I'm so glad you love our vodka sauce, Akosua! We hope to see you again soon. Best, Mimmo

Reviewed 26 October 2017

Took my good friend here for her early birthday dinner. It is her favorite place. Was not disappointed. Delicious food. Extremely large portions. Plenty to take home for lunch the next day. Great service and descent prices. We went on a Wednesday evening right before...More

Thank lmhsew
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Thanks so much for coming to visit us for such a special occasion, lmhsew -- it means a lot! I'm glad you and your friend had an awesome time. We hope to see you again soon! Best, Mimmo

Reviewed 17 July 2017

Wonderful Italian food. The meals are large and the prices are good. Very clean and staff is kind. Bread is fresh baked. I eat here often.

Thank Jackie C
Domenico M, Owner at Mazzella's Italian Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2017

Thanks so much for your review, Jackie! We love sharing our Italian eats with guests, and we can't wait to see you again. Best, Mimmo

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Dorothy B
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Response from LittlePorker | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we offer a selection of wine and beer. It is not BYOB.
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Marcell T
29 October 2016|
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Response from David D | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so but you could try calling rather than asking me!!! Get a life.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 729 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington, DE 19809-2559
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 302-762-8722
Description
Mazzella's Italian Restaurant offers authentic Italian Cuisine. We are famous for our specialty pizzas and other Italian dishes, which are made fresh daily from the highest quality ingredients. Stop in today to experience our award-winning cuisine.
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