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Mama Lacona's Italian Restaurant

) #15 of 73 Restaurants in Urbandale €€ - €€€ Italian, Pizza
3825 121st St, Urbandale, IA 50323-2420
+1 515-270-0022
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“lasagna” (6 reviews)
“side salad” (3 reviews)
“bread” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3825 121st St, Urbandale, IA 50323-2420
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went a little early before 5 pm since it was a Saturday evening and we don't like crowds. We were seated right away and attended to promptly by a very friendly server Lindsey. There was music from The Godfather movie playing. They bring a...More

Thank texastam2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two couples going out for supper. Chose Mama Lacona's. We used the coupon for pizza. First time having pizza at Mama's. We split 1/2 and 1/2. Glad to get Graziano sausage with green olives. My wife got Canadian Bacon and was very pleased that when...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Every once in a while our family goes to eat here when we want large-family-style portions of classic-Italian food... and usually we try to go on an off night so we can enjoy the food and just take our time. Last week, we went and...More

Thank FirstTime_BisND
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We frequently eat at Mama Lacona's. We have never had a bad meal or experience. We have young kids under the age of 10. We rarely have to wait for a table and they are very accommodating with kids. The baked Rigatoni and Cavetelli are...More

Thank krogersku
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Only go for Sunday brunch, which is excellent variety n fantastic on the taste buds. If looking for buffet on Sunday look no further than this place. Prime rid, fried chicken, pizza, waffles, desert, beacon, fish, lasagna, ribs, etc will not disappoint you. What might...More

Thank Dominic G
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch with a group all from out of town. What a great place. Table of 6 all ordered different dishes. Excellent food and atmosphere. They have some interesting specials and will plan on their Friday lunch buffet or weekend brunch. Located on a...More

Thank Jan F
Reviewed 23 October 2016

I attended with a group and we were seated in a separate room. A TV was available for viewing but we did not use. I ordered the Veal Parmesan which is rare to find on a menu in the Des Moines, IA area. It was...More

Thank torpdo
Reviewed 25 September 2016

we had heard some good things about Mama Lacona's. We always like to try local restaurants. While we did not have a bad meal, nothing was memorable. We had fettuccini alfredo, cavatelli and kids mac n cheese. Meals were decent, but honestly for the prices...More

Thank Sheplo
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has a special place in my heart. I've eaten here every time I've been to Des Moines in the past 45 years. This is the third location and the quality never changes. The rolls are made from pizza dough and are a carb...More

Thank Suzie416
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped in around 6:30 pm. They were very pleasant and friendly. This was our first time there.Everyone was very attentive and ready to take your order.The food was really good.We got the special.Wed.night was spaghetti and meatballs. It came with a salad,rolls,and 2 Large meatballs...More

Thank Peggy K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3825 121st St, Urbandale, IA 50323-2420
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Urbandale
  • Phone Number: +1 515-270-0022
  • E-mail
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