Pizza & Authentic Italian Food

Pizza Delivery, Dine In & Carry Out in Downtown Des Moines
Open today until 9:00 PM
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With our new menu comes NEW WEEKLY SPECIALS! Take note that we’ve moved the Carry Out Special to Wednesday and Thursday. We’ve added some new specials for the kiddos and even an “all you can eat” pasta! Who’s coming in tomorrow for half priced Stuffed Meatballs and $1.50 Bud Light bottles?! ...

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We’re great for office or event lunches! Call us the day (or a couple days) before and your wish is our command! 🧞‍♀️ Just this week we had the privilege of serving lunch TWICE to Loffredo Fresh Produce Co., Inc. AND catering a Young Professionals Connection Lunch! Thank you both for choosing ...

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We had a successful launch of our new menu items Thursday and we’re ready to rock in the kitchen this weekend! This is Mama’s version of Penne Carbonara: cheesy alfredo sauce-smothered mushrooms, onions, green pepper and BACON over a bed of freshly prepared penne pasta. This is instant “yummmm”...

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Happy Friday! You didn’t think we’d update our menu and not add a new pizza, did you? Meet Shrimp Scampi: a white crust pizza with garlic oil, covered in cheese and shrimp, and brushed with garlic butter just out of the oven. This is one of two of our new Signature pizzas that will be availabl...

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We’ll have our NEW Very Veggie Sandwich and many other items on our NEW Menus beginning next Tuesday! This beauty has mushrooms, red onions, green pepper and black olives sautéed in our own Italian dressing, then slid onto a toasted, cheesy hoagie, topped with crisp lettuce and tomatoes. You c...

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It’s creation day at Mama Mia’s! What do y’all think pierogis? Never had one? They’re delicious potato and cheese dumplings that we’re frying up and serving with our own seasoned, cool ranched sour cream. This one is a winner, y’all! ✌🏼🍕😋

Whaaaaat?!! Yes, that’s Mama Mia’s OWN Recipe ROPE SAUSAGE you see! We’re SO excited to announce that we’re adding new menu items next week INCLUDING the option to purchase our OWN Italian Sausage to take home, the FIRST item of our retail line of products. ✌🏼🍕🌭

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We’re serving up something super special for lunch today! Come in and try our Sicilian pizza OR our Margherita New York style topped with our own in-house grown basil! See y’all soon! ✌🏼🍕🍃


2 weeks ago
Family of 7 with 2 kiddos at here this eve. Great place for kids-we all loved the chalkboard table top:) The service was super attentive and the food was outstanding! We had the stuffed meatballs app which was awesome! Great place all the way around!
- yoga1086 .
a week ago
Rode our bikes down from MLKing. Our server was super friendly and very helpful and responsive! They had many great menu choices. My husband and I ordered the stuffed meatball appetizer, which was HUGE, and split a steak deburgo pizza. Both yummy! Pizza had thin crisp crust. Portion sizes very ample. We are excited to take our bikes down and try pastas and sandwiches on our next trip!
- Susan T
2 months ago
Really amazing food and service. I’m usually not a huge fan of meatballs, but their stuffed meatballs are absolutely delicious. Our server was really friendly and checked on us several times. Being able to write on the tables was pretty cool too; it kept everyone entertained while we waited for our food. Everyone’s entrees seemed perfect and we had no complaints.
- Julia L

It all started in 1973

The original Mamma Mia’s was founded by Robert Sr. And Trudy Bordenaro in southern Indiana in 1973.  45 years later, we’re keeping tradition alive by serving all of the original family recipes with an updated twist.  Serving up New York style slices at lunch and presenting a full service menu at dinner, including signature pizzas, sandwiches, appetizers, salads, pasta and desserts.  We make everything in house, including our OWN Italian sausage, and freshly shredded Grande brand hormone-free cheese.  Gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian options are available.  We hope to see you soon!  Ciao!       ✌🏼🍕

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550 SW 9th
Suite 4108
Des Moines, IA 50309
United States

Business Hours

Mon:11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 8:00 PM
Tue:11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 9:00 PM
Wed:11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 9:00 PM
Thu:11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, 5:00 – 9:00 PM
Fri:11:00 AM – 2:00 PM, 4:00 – 10:00 PM
Sat:4:00 – 10:00 PM
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