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Mama Cucina

4028 Cox Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23060-6701
+1 804-346-3350
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“veal” (19 reviews)
“bread” (31 reviews)
“salad” (38 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:30All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
4028 Cox Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23060-6701
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

OK, I'll admit it, I'm a food snob, because I'm old enough and traveled enough places to be. I don't like chains, I typically don't like short pump because you don't need to have good food to get people in, so I was a bit...More

Thank VAtravelr
Nick P, Owner at Mama Cucina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your kind words! I'm so happy you can appreciate that our food does come straight from the sautee pan to your plate, no scoop and serve here. We hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely a Mom and Pop restaurant...not too large but ample seating. Service was very good and the food was outstanding. Italian wedding soup was the soup du jour and it was to die for. Clams over linguini, shrimp scampi, and the chicken and sausage were...More

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were impressed with the very good selection of salads, appetizers, and entree’s. Excellent veal and pasta dishes. Very large portions that give you a second takehome meal! Another highlight is the excellent service and with a manager who asks patrons how it is going....More

Thank VAcouple48
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are in town for a soccer tournament and wanted pasta nearby to the hotel. Trip advisor said this was close and decent so we went. We were SO glad we did. The aroma when you walked in the door made your mouth water! The...More

Thank BeckhamDC
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Went off reviews at trip advisor. This was hands down the BEST meal I have had in a long time. We did have reservations which I would highly suggest on a Saturday. We had the the seafood combination for dinner and tiramisu for dessert. They...More

Thank Jodi O
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Food and service is awesome. Great place!!! Very attentive service. Nice to sit outside! Thank you!!!

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great authentic food with a touch of the old country and the service was out of this world. Go with an appetite

Thank aguirgues
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Generous servings of homemade Italian dishes at a very reasonable price. Dinner menu is slightly different w higher prices but still a great deal for how much food you get. One suggestion for the restaurant may be to serve plain bread as well for those...More

Thank ir0ngate69
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The food is simply delicious and so well prepared. One of my favs is the mushroom soup. So satisfying and savory. The penne with vodka sauce is great too. Huge portions that will give you plenty for lunch the next day so order something that...More

Thank Micky O
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Great food with generous portions. Reasonably priced. Dinner plate is large enough to share! Excellent service and friendly staff. Local restaurant not a chain.

Thank AMBxxx
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Questions & Answers
15 May 2015|
Response from nickPanos54 | Property representative |
Yes it is. I recommend calling and making a reservation and we'll keep you more toward the door where it is easiest. (804) 346-3350 Hope to hear from you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4028 Cox Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23060-6701
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Glen Allen
  • Phone Number: +1 804-346-3350
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