Mama's Pizza Italian Restaurant

Categories: Italian, Pizza, Family Restaurant, Buffet/Cafeteria

Contact Information

416 Highway 64 East
Plymouth, NC 27962

Phone: 252-793-4773

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday 11:00a.m. - 9:00p.m., Friday 11:00a.m. - 10:00p.m., Saturday 12:00p.m - 10:00p.m.

Closed for Memorial Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas

Meals served: Lunch, Dinner

Tucked in the shopping center next to Piggly Wiggly on Route 64 in Plymouth is a gem of an Italian restaurant - Mama’s Pizza Italian Restaurant.  Well known for Italian specialties and hand tossed pizza, Mama’s Pizza Italian Restaurant serves authentic Italian food. There is always a crowd of hungry diners who love the food, service and atmosphere at Mama’s Pizza Italian Restaurant.


  • Credit Cards:  MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Discover
  • Health Department Grade:  A
  • Reservations:  Any night except Friday nights
  • Handicap Accessible:  Yes
  • Price:  $4.50 - $19.00
  • On Site Parking:  Yes
  • Serve Safe Certification:  Yes
  • Table Side Service:  Yes
  • Take Out:  Yes


Giovanni Conigliaro opened Mama’s Pizza Italian Restaurant in 1986 on Main Street in downtown Plymouth.  Giovanni worked hard, prepared fresh and excellent tasting Italian food and kept his prices low. The success of his initial business caused him to open a larger restaurant on Route 64 East in 1989. The restaurant is a favorite of locals and travelers to the Outer Banks and other destinations in Eastern North Carolina.

Chef Biography

Mama's Pizza Italian Restaurant

Giovanni Conigliaro was a waiter at a wonderful restaurant in Sicily. He comes from a family of cooks in Italy. Giovanni has been trained well to prepare excellent Italian recipes and pizzas. Only the finest ingredients are used and the food is made fresh daily.

Owner Biography

Mama's Pizza Italian Restaurant

In 1985, Giovanni Conigliaro came to America to open an authentic Italian Restaurant. His brother had success in the restaurant business in Northeastern N. C., and Giovanni planned to help his brother for a few years and then return to his home in Sicily. Giovanni soon found out how much people loved his food. Giovanni enjoyed the appreciation he received for his excellent cooking skills, and was hooked into opening his own restaurant in Plymouth.  His goal is to please each customer with excellent tasting food at good prices. He has succeeded as his customers come back over and over again.

Specialties & Additional Menu Options

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Average Rating for this Restaurant: 5 Stars based on 7 reviews
  1. Mama's Pizza Italian Restaurant
    Rating: 5 Stars

    Mama's Pizza has the best tasting pizza in NC.

  2. Mama's Pizza Italian Restaurant
    Rating: 5 Stars
    Unidentified Flying Cheesecake

    The Cheese Cake bits are out of this world.

  3. Mama's Pizza Italian Restaurant
    Rating: 5 Stars
    Low prices

    I eat here several times per month. They have good food and low prices.

  4. Mama's Pizza Italian Restaurant
    Rating: 5 Stars

    We go to Mama's Pizza often for the lunch time buffet

  5. Mama's Pizza Italian Restaurant
    Rating: 5 Stars

    Mama's Pizza is one of our favorite places to eat!

  6. Mama's Pizza Italian Restaurant
    Rating: 5 Stars
    I come here a few times per week...

    I come here a few times per week for the good food and the good atmosphere.

  7. Mama's Pizza Italian Restaurant
    Rating: 5 Stars
    good salad

    I love the salad bar and pizza buffet

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