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Mamma Rosa's Italian Restaurant

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200 S Lowe Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-3524
+1 931-372-8694
11:00 - 21:00
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Nashville, Tennessee
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

We have only dined in once on a slow afternoon so I can't say much about that experience but we have gotten pizza to go there a number of times. I'm a bit of a pizza snob, there's "real" pizza and then there's a bunch of crap. Real pizza is always available by the slice .. large, foldable, NY style.... More 

Thank David S
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Nice atmosphere, excellent variety with good menu, the flavors are very nice. Fresh vegetables, the right amount of cheese.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

A quiet, quaint place. Service was good. Food was very good. Only have been there once but will return!

Thank tonga69
Dickson, Tennessee
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77 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

My husband and I ate here today after reading the reviews. We had lunch, he had the lasagna and I had the ziti, both with side salads and garlic bread. This is one of most delicious Italian meals that we've had in quite a while. Their sauce is a bit thick, coating the noodles and sticking to them without dripping... More 

Thank K P
Cookeville, Tennessee
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175 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

This local establishment is a place to try in Cookeville, TN. I have eaten at Mamma Rosa's for for years and I love it! I only get the Stromboli for the most part. I have tried a sampler plate and I did not care for the Lasagna, but overall this is a great place to go eat Italian food. Keep... More 

Thank TnOakTree
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49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Been enjoying Mamma Rosa's Strombolis since the mid nineties and it's still the best I have had. Plentiful with always enough to take home and finish later.

Thank Wayne W
Morrison, United States
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

This was our first time at Mamma Rosa's, on the recommendation of a friend who frequents this wonderful little place. We were looking for authentic New York pizza, having been advised that Mamma Rosa was originally from NY and brought her cooking expertise to TN. The pizza was everything we have been looking for since we moved here in 2011!!!!!... More 

Thank Joy P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

Always consistently wonderful. Go out of my way to visit when I am nearby. If you can't decide what to try the combination is always good and there is enough for lunch the next day!

Thank Cheryl S
Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

We are from Chicago so deep dish pizza has a different connotation to us then to most people wait for her to be deep dish pizza which really was more of a thick crust. The sauce was tasty, the crust well-known done but bready , not enough cheese but not bad. Will come back and try something else

Thank poolboyal
Crossville, Tennessee
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015

I have ate here many times. Great Italian food at great prices. Wonderful staff and atmosphere. The pizza can be made any way you like and its wonderful. The dish portions are very generous. You will need to go boxes.

Thank Babs4423

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 S Lowe Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-3524
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-372-8694

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