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Mama Cucina

4028 Cox Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23060-6701
+1 804-346-3350
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (36 reviews)
“bread” (35 reviews)
“prosciutto” (6 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4028 Cox Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23060-6701
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went on a Saturday night for dinner for three people at 7 pm and the place was very busy. We could be seated right way if we wanted to eat outside or we could wait for the next inside table which would be just...More

Thank elk109
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Returned to this place after almost a twenty year absence. Still sone of the best Italian food in the Richmond area.i selected the Veal Bolognese, and the wide chose the Veal Saltimbocca. Both were excellent and as usual the portions large. A very tasty Italian...More

Thank IraNan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This has to be our most favorite place to go as a family. The food has never been anything but excellent. The service is quick and friendly. It’s always busy. The sausage is a family favorite. For true Italian this is a must. Portions are...More

Thank M G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in on a busy night but was able to be seated right away. Great authentic food and plenty of it. Very nice!

Thank Frank G
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

What a great little place. Don’t let the fact that it is in a strip mall scare you. The veal zingerella was amazing as was the service. I happened to stop by on one of the busiest days of the year and was treated like...More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Our office is nearby and anytime there is special occasion we like to come to Mama Cucina's for lunch. It is a large group of us (usually 16-20) and I always call a day or so before to let them know we are coming. They...More

Thank RVA4198
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Our favorite family spot. Excellent food for value and quality with great service. Can be a little loud when crowded.

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent for lunch. Service is fast and the ambient is nice. Really resembles of the restaurants in Italy. Prices are decent especially compared to the food quality, service and the ambient.

Thank 900jelenai
Reviewed 16 January 2018

this restaurant has authentic Italian food, super delicious, staff needs some work on customer service, but overall I would recommend.More

Thank Thais R
Nick P, Owner at Mama Cucina, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you for your kind words about the food. I'm sorry you were not impressed with the customer service. I would really appreciate it if you could elaborate further so whatever issues you had can be addressed to my staff. I hope you won't let...More

Reviewed 13 December 2017

We visited Mama Cucina on a Tuesday night. We had done a online search for an Italian restaurant and looked forward to trying some place new to us. We were greeted by a friendly staff and got a table right away. I'd describe our meal...More

Thank Kervin2you
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Questions & Answers
16 May 2015|
Response from nickPanos54 | Property representative |
Yes it is. I recommend calling and making a reservation and we'll keep you more toward the door where it is easiest. (804) 346-3350 Hope to hear from you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4028 Cox Rd, Glen Allen, VA 23060-6701
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Glen Allen
  • Phone Number: +1 804-346-3350
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