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La Mamma

51-53 Bridge Street, Christchurch BH23 1DY, England
+44 1202 471608
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (77 reviews)
“lamb shank” (8 reviews)
“tortellini” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
51-53 Bridge Street, Christchurch BH23 1DY, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Starters were very basic, scampi and tempura prawns, tasted like they had come straight out of a bag from a supermarket, very disappointing. Mains were better. Wouldn't go again.

Thank MummaJu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to La Mamma today and had a light lunch and a dessert. We live in Christchurch but never been there before. Very nice pizza and the tiramisù. Lovely. Will definitely go back.

Thank Alex F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived and met by proprietor. Handed over to a staff member who escorted us to a table. Bringing us the menus. Staggered by te variety of dishes. Service and attention to us was suberb without being overpowering. Good was piping hot, fresh, and excellent. Not...More

Thank garyofhighcliffe88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited after recommendation from owner of accommodation where we were staying and we had a lovely meal and a very nice well priced bottle of wine. Very generous portions with plenty of accompanying vegetables included rather than as expensive extras. Nice touch for those celebrating...More

Thank SallyEPerthWA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been to La Mamma's a few times over the years, but decided to visit mostly recently in June with my family and partner. I requested a table by the door as my Mum is disabled and hard of walking..Though it took a while for...More

Thank Carina W
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Our first evening of a short break in Christchurch, so we hadn't booked. The welcome at La Mamma was cool; most tables were empty, but "we think we can fit you in". We were shown to a table in a far corner. The menus came...More

Thank AlpineGoat
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Ab fab gluten free pizza and all round great Italian Restaurant - a Christchurch legend that's been open for 45 years and still run by the same family! Well done John - still a great host and such lovely staff who've been there for years....you...More

Thank Tina B
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We chose this restaurant after reading the reviews. It was wonderful. Food is excellent. I had calamari followed by fillet steak with peppercorn sauce. Cooked exactly as requested. My husband really enjoyed his spaghetti bolognaise and pizza. We chose the house wine (we do this...More

Thank Karenanne17
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Came for my Mum's 60th birthday a few weeks ago. A very warm welcome from the staff. The food was just amazing. As a family we love Italian food so to find somewhere that does home cooked Italian food is always a bonus. We wished...More

Thank Charlotte M
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Returning to the Chrustchurch area for a long weekend break, we returned to La Mamma's last night to find the magic and charm still in place! A warm greeting is assured at this lovely authentic Italian Pizzeria & Trattoria where John and his lovely staff...More

Thank Gary M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
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18:00 - 22:00
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18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51-53 Bridge Street, Christchurch BH23 1DY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 471608
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