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Mario's Italian Restaurant

611 Airline Blvd, Portsmouth, VA 23707-3302
+1 757-673-7799
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (9 reviews)
“prime rib” (2 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
611 Airline Blvd, Portsmouth, VA 23707-3302
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Reviewed 3 days ago

the atmosphere, employees and food all are wonderful ! They have a bar area, outside eating area and a quiet room away from the bar area. Have never been disappointed in my food selection.

Thank 733carrollm
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I went last night on a Friday. Busy as usual but the waitress was trading someone and gave us great service. The salad we split was very good and gave us ample time before the pizza arrived. Which is very important to...More

Thank Drvnbark
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Three of us had dinner last night. They have win specials on Wednesday nights and we enjoyed sharing a Pino grigio. My husband and I had salads that were very good. They make their own dressings. The ranch and balsamic - delicious. We shared a...More

Thank larcaro2
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Met about 16-17 people this past week to check out for a class reunion in the fall. Everyone had a drink and bite to eat. Delicious! We voted yes to having a social there in the fall. I'll be back there before then!! Scallops were...More

Thank Jerri L
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Mario's has been a favorite of mine for quite a while, especially as the gathering spot for groups of old friends. It's a casual atmosphere, with a good bar, good lunches, and usually good service. Their pizzas and sandwiches in particular are always good. Tonight...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Mario's Italian Restaurant worked extremely hard to feed thousands of people for this great event. Good food very friendly.

Thank boxshop
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Took my wife there for her birthday, she ordered lasagna and I ordered the linguini with marinara, she couldn't eat the lasagna at all, I ate half of my linguini, we complained about the lasagna and they removed it from the bill, the waitress was...More

Thank Frank R
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Food quality has declined and the prices seem to be rising. Some specials are good but other mainstay items such as lasagna, spaghetti, etc. has taken on a flavor that could be more associated with Mexican fare rather than Italian. Used to be good--not anymore....More

Thank LH R
Reviewed 26 July 2016

A little too loud and a little too run of the mill but a nice option for freshly made Italian. Servers are nice but unable to answer questions about the menu.

Thank NorthernSpie
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

If you like prime rib, make sure you stop by Mario's on a Tuesday- $16.95 including salad and baked potato. Wow, what a deal! My wife had the pollo Norfolk with linguini and crab meat. Appetizers were great: Calamari and Shrimp Cocktail. Didn't have dessert...More

Thank Jeff M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 Airline Blvd, Portsmouth, VA 23707-3302
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 757-673-7799
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