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Mamma Lucia

4916 Elm St, Bethesda, MD 20814-2923
+1 301-907-3399
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“pasta” (29 reviews)
“garlic bread” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4916 Elm St, Bethesda, MD 20814-2923
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed this restaurant on a busy Sunday evening. Great service and delicious food. Would definitely eat there again.

Thank kbills
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

We were 3 adults and 2 children on a Wednesday night when wine bottles are half price. Children's meals were enormous for $7 each. They could have easily shared on meal. My raviolis were excellent as was my daughter's pasta bolognese My husband's eggplant palm...More

Thank BLMerce
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This restaurant has an amazing food menu. Everyone will be able to find something scrumptious to eat here. They even have Gluten Free Pasta, meals & desserts. There is dining inside or outside on the street, where you will listen to Italian music. Sure to...More

Thank cherylannsantore
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The portions here are very generous. Food is tasty and the service was friendly. A nice spot to prople watch or just chill out and enjoy the good.

Thank Chatan G
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

A very good lunch at Mamma Lucia with a fast friendly service. The portions were very tasty and enormous! My soup and salad could have fed 2 to 3 people. A good option for lunch in the area and bring a huge appetite. Very reasonably...More

Thank Pomerols
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is the place for simple,hearty, and tasty South Italian food. the food is not special but is of high quality with generous servings. Gourmet it is not, but good it is.

Thank Bethesdashrink
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Reminds you of a real NYC Italian eatery - wonderful aroma, tasty food and pizza. We ordered a large pizza to go with all the toppings and it was perfect - crust, cheese and all simply delicious. They had a booming to go business when...More

Thank TheCmdr
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We asked for the impossible -- and they delivered! In an Italian restaurant, you don't expect to find a low-fat item on the menu. We asked for pasta with lots of grilled vegetables, and with marina sauce with no oil. And we got it--and it...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I ate here several times while working in area. Great wine selection and food very good, staff super friending and knowledgable.

Thank T6294NQmichaela
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

A great quick lunch spot. Quiet, clean, and attentive. A nice well balanced menu of pizza, pasta, and meat entrees. The flavor has been consistently well placed on all items I have ordered. I have been drawn to the seafood pasta over the past couple...More

Thank Ken V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Television
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4916 Elm St, Bethesda, MD 20814-2923
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: +1 301-907-3399
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