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Mama Vesuvio

6361 W College Dr, Palos Heights, IL 60463-1873
+1 708-371-2500
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good29%
  • Average29%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (6 reviews)
“sausage” (2 reviews)
“outdoor patio” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
6361 W College Dr, Palos Heights, IL 60463-1873
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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Terrible pizza and terrible customer service I get one glass of lemonade and someone yells at me what the heck don’t come here unless u want bad food and mean customer service

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sophiesez5
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Met up with a group of old friends on the outdoor patio at Mama Vesuvios on a Saturday evening to hear a favorite local band play oldies rock music, and enjoy a lazy summer weekend with drinks, food and friendship. Our reservation was for a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 512dinal
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We had a family party at Mama Vesuvios tonight for 23 people and everyone ordered from the menu. We are an all Italian family so our Italian food standards are pretty high. Everyone that had the Gnocchi said that it was good and that the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Suero20
Reviewed 31 July 2018

First, let me just say I have no relationship to Mama Vesuvios..that being said, this 1st time customer LOVED everything about it. My husband and I needed a late dinner. We were happy to hear they were open til 11 on Friday and decided to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Nancyk22016
Reviewed 23 July 2018

The Italian dishes are wonderful, good size portions and the price is the best in the area.The pizza is out of sight. The restaurant itself is clean and cozy. The service is beyond reproach.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank StephandDave007
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

I would rate the food as 4 star quality, with prices of a 2 star place. I was definitely expecting to pay more. Portions are large. Food is good to great. Biggest lasagna dinner I have ever seen. Prices like I said are low enough...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Marc M
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Like the title says we were here last night to see the Vito Zatto show. The show was good but is definitley for an older audience as the references are older. Only mention the show so you have an idea of the crowd and room...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank bassdocktor
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I love this place for several reasons. The owners are always around and easy to talk with, they have great music on weekends during the summer on the patio, the food is always fresh and good, friends love to gather here, and the Bocce is...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank 2014DivaKathy
Reviewed 29 October 2017

My husband had a fish dish which I thought was average. Pizza is average. I had a sandwich which was reasonably priced. Lot of people rave about their pizza.

Date of visit: September 2017
1  Thank joanndx10
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We had a party here and the service was as good as the food. The bread salad is unusual and delicious. The pasta is good and its sauce wonderful.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Susan M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2:00 PM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6361 W College Dr, Palos Heights, IL 60463-1873
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Palos Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 708-371-2500
Mama Vesuvio's East is located in Palos Heights. We are a dining, small banquet, bar/lounge, and outdoor patio Italian restaurant on Chicago's southside that's been around for over 30 years.
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