We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mamma Mia Italian Restaurant

14B Pacific Avenue, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
+64 7-575 8245
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (26 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
“tortelli” (2 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
14B Pacific Avenue, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (128)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 122 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us went for dinner on a Friday night. The pizzas didn't look very exciting so we all went for pasta. Two of us had the Mare & Monti which was particularly disappointing. Why a restaurant in a fairly upmarket coastal town uses frozen...More

Thank seadragon99
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Mamma mia can accommodate a table of fourteen very well. Service was good and the food come out promptly considering the large table. Food was Devine.

Thank PCPete50
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

A family evening out at Mt Maunganui for the Friday night. We were so impressed we went back there on Saturday night Food really good and staff friendly recommend the pasta and the steak. 10 our if 10

Thank nonemmet
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We have eaten twice in one week at Mamma Mia in Mount Maunganui and loved both meals. The restaurant achieves a great balance between atmosphere, food and service. Most importantly the quality of food is sensational - and especially the richness of the sauces. Sadly...More

Thank Clive H
Reviewed 21 September 2017

My wife and I dined here this week. We both had the "Brocconcini di Pollo al Porto". It was excellent, wonderful flavours. We both said that it was the nicest meal out that we'd had in ages. We also had a Tiramisu, also a winner...More

Thank JimboMtMaunganui
Reviewed 1 September 2017

Loved our evening meal here. A very small intimate casual Italian restaurant. My eye fillet on the bone steak was a good size and cooked to perfection. Although they were not busy it took 45 minutes for our meal to arrive. They offer meal vouchers...More

Thank eliza836
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We have been to Mama Mias Restaurant 3 times over the past 2 years. It is a quaint little restaurant around the corner from the Mount shops. There is on street parking. They staff are lovely and do all they can to make your visit...More

Thank Ajakiwi
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Friday nite, hadn't made a booking, very small & Cosy inside, weather terrible so no outside dinning. Dinner early but even then only 2 tables left due to school hols. Decor very authentic but tired. No salt & pepper on tables & need to request...More

Thank chantellemarieh
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We went here for the first time to dine with some friends and we were very happy with the food and service. The wine also went down well. We had garlic bread and rosemary/herb pizza bread to start with followed by 4 different pasta dishes....More

Thank Desa2000
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Authentic, cheap Italian tucked away in the mount. Truffle ravioli and wild pork - so incredible we went back the next week and ordered the same! Desserts are to die for Friendly and efficient staff, can byo wine which is great although their wine is...More

Thank Bridgeyc
Nearby Restaurants
Eighty Eight Cafe
454 reviews
.03 miles away
Post Bank
347 reviews
.04 miles away
Fish Face
183 reviews
.09 miles away
276 reviews
.02 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Mount Maunganui Summit Track
2,054 reviews
.45 miles away
Maunganui Beach
1,272 reviews
.73 miles away
Mount Maunganui Base Track
544 reviews
.42 miles away
Pilot Bay
256 reviews
.25 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mamma Mia Italian Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14B Pacific Avenue, Mount Maunganui, Tauranga 3116, New Zealand (Formerly Mamma Mia)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga  >  Mount Maunganui
  • Phone Number: +64 7-575 8245
  • E-mail
Inspired by family recipes with simple ingredients and full of flavour, Mamma Mia is all about love for food. It is about sharing good moments with your favourite people at the heart of the Mount.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing