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Mamma Rosa

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Central City
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561 Lawrence Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6L8, Canada
+1 250-763-4114
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun 17:30 - 20:30
Tue - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Winfield, British Columbia, Canada
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

went early..first ones in the door. Was recommended by a friend. Thought it was overrated and expensive for Pasta. Not Wow

Thank Diane S
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

Mamma Rosa's is fabulous! The pasta is all handmade and cooked to perfection. You will not be disappointed :)

Thank blissocean
West Kelowna, Canada
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Little Sicily is right here in Kelowna on Lawrence Ave. I was looking for an Italian restaurant for our date night and thanks to trip advisor steered me to Mamma Rosa's. My wife learned how to cook Italian by her ex-mother in law who was from Sicily.....my wife raved about her dinner last night!!! A great atmosphere, very quaint, excellent... More 

Thank Brian A
St. John's, NL, Canada
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

if you love good Italian food this is the place for you. Great ambience, service and delicious food!! Would recommend making a reservation.

Thank vmcrane
Kelowna, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food. Best Italian resturant in Kelowna. Haven't been to the resturant yet but have ordered take out many times. Well worth the price for exceptional food.

Thank JackieEverett
Port Moody
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We were looking for a small, good Italian restaurant in the downtown area. Mamma Rosa's was the top suggested for the area we were in. The food, ambiance, staff all top notch! Highly recommend if you want to stay away from the big box restaurant chains.

Thank Colleen F
Phoenix, Arizona
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95 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

A special celebration meant a dinner at a favourite, and the food didn't disappoint. Started with primavera bruschetta, Italian beer - both excellent. Seafood shells, crab and shrimp ravioli and spinach shells were the entrees and as before the food was excellent. A warning that these dishes aren't for you if you are on a diet! Although the restaurant was... More 

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Courtenay, Canada
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

We lived in Kelowna for 23 years and celebrated our anniversary at Mama Rosa's almost very year. We moved away three years ago - this year we made a special trip back just to be at Mama's Rosa's! The menu has a choice for every taste. We like the seafood dishes, but there is lots of beef and pollo and... More 

Thank S C
Calgary, Canada
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We found this restaurant by putting Italian food on our GPS, are we glad we did. This restaurant is a must for anyone looking for great tasting food and good service. The food was hot, served quickly and very tasty. We got the last table left in the restaurant when we got there. reservations are recommended. You can tell the... More 

Thank billsten
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108 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

We walked in on a Thursday night, and were lucky to get a seat straight away. Customers coming in later were being booked for later times. We only had a pasta course each - the Lobster Cannelloni & and the Penne Arrabbiata. Both were delicious, and came with a side serving of garlic bread. Despite the restaurant being full, the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Italian, Pizza
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 20:30
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 561 Lawrence Ave, Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 6L8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Okanagan Valley  >  Kelowna>  > Central City
  • Neighbourhood: Central City
  • Phone Number: +1 250-763-4114

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?