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Mama's Pizza

961 Rice St, Saint Paul, MN 55117-4950
+1 651-489-2005
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (50 reviews)
“italian bread” (2 reviews)
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11:00 - 21:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
961 Rice St, Saint Paul, MN 55117-4950
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The reviews are correct, I have not ever had a better pizza! Everyone knows it too so try to come early and beat the rush. If you can’t it’s totally worth the wait! Also they don’t broadcast it, but ask if they have any frozen...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We had a party of 16. They do not take reservations. We called to let them know we were on our way and they were very accommodating getting us together. It is a small dining room and they went out of their way to make...More

Thank genom479
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Great family owned, old school Italian. The veal is excellent, their house made mild Italian sausage is very good, the house made gravy is authentic and the service is good. My favorite is the Flavor Explosion with added onions. Check out the website and learn...More

Thank ralphd524
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for delicious food, friendly service, and a cozy environment, go to Mama’s Pizza! My friends and I were searching for a great pizza and came across Mama’s. We braved a torrential rain storm to come and try it out and boy...More

Thank jens0325
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Every time we come to Minnesota we make a point to have a Mama's Pizza on Rice Street in St Paul. I fondly remember having Mama's at least one Friday every month when we lived in St Paul. So eating here brings back a lot...More

Thank RWHinze
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

If you want a great pizza this is the place to go you won’t find anywhere that makes you feel more welcome and relaxed. Tony and his crew do too notch service always friendly and you get a sense that they are happy to be...More

Thank Chuckandkim
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Delicious pizza and pasta! We were lucky to be seated right away with our group of 7. Service was excellent! The little ice cream at the end was perfect.

Thank Jennifer W
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Trip Advisor was right on listing Mama's as one of the top 10 Italian Restaurants in St. Paul! We went on a spontaneous dinner outing and the food was SO Good. Mama's is located in an original neighborhood building located prominently on the corner of...More

Thank SMStadnik
Reviewed 2 June 2018

I had heard a lot about Mama's Pizza. I ordered it to go, once I got there I was glad I did. Line was out the door with people waiting for a table. Small place, but seems like it's always busy. A neighborhood favorite. Personally...More

Thank tif316
Reviewed 27 May 2018

No matter what you order you won't be disappointed.The Veal Parm is great and the pizza is out of site.

Thank JOE E
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23 July 2016|
Response from heyjude0119 | Reviewed this property |
We ordered a large, 15" pizza and had to bring about 1/3+ home. Our friends also ordered the same size and also had to bring lots home. Of course, we love left-over pizza in our home!
Kala W
16 December 2015|
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Response from 101lynnc | Reviewed this property |
No they do not, but they are worth the trip.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 961 Rice St, Saint Paul, MN 55117-4950
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-489-2005
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