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Mambo Italiano Cafe

1303 12th St, Bellingham, WA 98225-7105
+1 360-734-7677
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1303 12th St, Bellingham, WA 98225-7105
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

My wife and I had the lasagna which was quite tasty. There were many other items on the menu which also look good which we will try next time (the lasagna was good, but we like variety).

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The food here is invariably excelllent. Service is fast, especially during busy lunch hours. There are tables outside for warmer weather, which in January, seems a distant dream.

Thank Therese R
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Great food, I always order the ravioli with smoked gouda and sun-dried tomato accompanied with a green salad. Always perfect. The pasta arrives steaming hot and the salad absolutely crisp and fresh. And before I forget, for starters a basket of french bread and butter...More

Thank amazy
Reviewed 26 November 2016

I love this place. Have been twice now, once with a friend earlier this year and once in a group of eight in September. Service, food quality, serving size and ambiance were terrific both times. A bit noisy, but who goes to an Italian restaurant...More

Thank SnowDancer55
Reviewed 19 November 2016

One of our go to after a relaxing spa treatment at the Chrysalis ......everything we have ordered is delicious and plenty of it. Highly recommend it. We live in Vancouver but have found the spa in Fairhaven followed by Mambos a perfect afternoon and dinner

Thank NanaNancy52
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Travelling through Bellingham, WA, we like to wander around Fairhaven. Each time, depending on the time of day, we stop at Mambo Italiano. This time, for lunch, it was all we remembered and hoped for. Although our pizza selection was - decided afterwards - not...More

Thank hulstra
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We were seated in the courtyard and it was was wonderful. An open air feel while protected from the elements. We had oysters that just melted in our mouths. Absolutely great food. Good service too.

Thank msglaigaie
Reviewed 11 October 2016

OY! Why the huge amount of SALT used in restaurants, that we've tried, in FAIRHAVEN? This wasn't the 1800's, when there was little else to serve hungry lumberjacks, sailors, or miners, but salt pork & beans! This Mambo Italiano is the worst yet! There we...More

2  Thank SkagitSam
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Had dinner (no reservations) our first night staying in Chuckanut Bay area. Just walked in and sat at the bar for about 10 minutes. The salmon penne was excellent and serving enough to take home for seconds. Staff helpful and prompt.

Thank Rosebud02
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

As locals, we've been going to Mambo for years. It's always been good (4 stars), but this most recent trip was better. Both dishes (blacked halibut & chicken cacciatore) came with a pasta side, mine with a totally yummy puttanesca sauce. Neither of use could...More

Thank BhamPedro
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2 October 2016|
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Response from 577marlene | Reviewed this property |
They have many salads, especially the steak salad. I would think they could make chicken alfredo with veggies, as it's just garlic, butter, cream, parmesan cheese with chicken, veggies. Skip the noodles or serve over rice... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1303 12th St, Bellingham, WA 98225-7105
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham
  • Phone Number: +1 360-734-7677
Restaurant is located in the Fairhaven district/area. Phone is (360) 734-7677
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