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Mamma Lena's Pasta & Pizza - CLOSED

116 N Main St, Waxhaw, NC 28173-9874
+1 704-843-1988
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  • Excellent14%
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  • Average34%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible20%
17 Feb 2016
“Place is CLOSED - searching for yet un-named location”
12 Sep 2015
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
116 N Main St, Waxhaw, NC 28173-9874
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

This place is CLOSED - in the old Waxhaw location. It used to be in Charlotte. Supposedly a new location is being scouted. As of Feb. 2016, I haven't heard of a new location and it isn't posted in their old storefront. Their bread was...More

Thank J M
Reviewed 12 September 2015

We had a very disappointing experience at this place. We ordered our meals, hubby got his dinner, and I never got mine. Finally when we got the waitress's attention, she was going to get my order, but hubby was already finished. We said no, and...More

1  Thank witcheypoo
Reviewed 8 September 2015

great local restaurant , food is really good.owner are real Italians and so is the spaghetti ,good stuff. we will go back.

Thank james s
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

We were looking for something close to home and found this Restaurant in downtown Waxhaw. The place was empty, the waitress looked like we were bothering her. The decor was old and not kept up. Their prices were average and the food so so. Not...More

1  Thank Pollard190
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

It truly breaks my heart to see this restaurant going through the drain. Perfect location, amazing town, so many potential which it destroys me that the owner dont see! I moved to Waxhaw more than 7 years ago and I used to go very frequently...More

Thank Angelica H
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

The menu is amazing and all made from scratch from the bread, butter, balsamic dressing, pasta, sauces, desserts. The passion for cooking is tasted in every bite. The owner and chef is from Italy and is from a family of Artisans of Italian cuisine. Would...More

1  Thank Lili P
Reviewed 18 August 2015

The food is very good and there seems to be a ample portions. It is a little pricey, but not over the top!

Thank DeborahK1154
Reviewed 13 June 2015

My family went prime time dinner time on a Friday evening and there were only three other tables with customers. That should have been a red flag there but my family wanted to give it a chance. My husband and I ordered a Vegetable pizza....More

Thank bessie3626
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Only went there one time and there was no one else in the place and after sitting there for 5 minutes with a dinner menu at lunch time we were told there was no lunch menu on Saturdays so we left.

Thank Mollie622
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Who doesn't like fresh baked Italian bread? They bake it right there every day, get a loaf to go. Mama Lena's has been around a long time. And there's a reason for that. Everything has great flavor, soups, pasta dishes, desserts. I've not ordered their...More

Thank Carol S
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  • Address: 116 N Main St, Waxhaw, NC 28173-9874
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Waxhaw
  • Phone Number: +1 704-843-1988
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