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Mama Teresa's Flying Pizza

416 21st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2004
+1 409-765-6262
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ziti” (2 reviews)
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
416 21st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2004
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A restaurant w/ fun ambience. The service was excellent from both the hostess who met us outside to our waiter. The restaurant itself is small so the wait to get in can be lengthy; however, we were in luck and got seated within about 5...More

Thank TexasGirl2008
Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant is located a couple blocks from the main strip in The Strand. It was moderately busy but we were seated quickly. It took a while for a waitress to come get our drink order. We noticed about half the staff looked really busy...More

Thank EduardoC1811
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I’m not a pizza guy but the first bite I took out of my slice of pizza was de-licious!!! I also highly recommend the hot wings here!!! If you find yourself on Galveston island be sure to check out where the locals go!!!

1  Thank Marty M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great pizza and food. Family oriented downtown location . Easy walk from the Strand or Postoffice st.

Thank Doug M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pizza was great! We went are before we left for a cruise. Great service and meal. Very pleased with everything.

Thank Agtrack
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tables are extremely close, the noise level makes it difficult to talk to even the person right next to you, and the staff isn't very friendly. The pizza was just ok, and it was burnt on most of the bottom.

Thank Fran C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved the pizza! We were only here for 5 days but made 2 stops at Mama Teresa’s! Great atmosphere and service.

Thank OKgreens
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is kind of a neighborhood pizza joint in a tourist area. The pizza is nothing to write home about but the place has a cool vibe and the location is great. It is directly behind the Galveston Grand Opera House, a few blocks...More

Thank Chad S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I visited on a Saturday in the middle of June. There was a bit of a wait for a table but we sat at the bar. We were quickly greeted and placed our order. The pizza came out rather quickly and it...More

Thank Sara H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was seriously some of the best pizza we ever ate. We all raved. The cheesy garlic bread and Greek salad were also top notch!

Thank beth01dfw
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27 December 2016|
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Response from liz_tridelta | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely!!! The best gluten free pizza and pasta I've ever had!!! They are extremely accommodating!!!
27 March 2016|
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Response from rrcerny | Reviewed this property |
Can't answer, I don't drive 45 miles one way to eat pizza. Supposed to be very good. That what it was when the place started on Bolivar. I eat pasta which is outstanding.
Thomas W
6 September 2015|
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Response from Maryann T | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I Googled the Galveston website & found this. Hope it helps. Enjoy! Hours of Operation Tuesday thru Thursday: 4pm - 10pm Friday: 4pm - 11pm Saturday: 11am - 11pm Sunday: 11am - 10pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 416 21st St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-2004
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-765-6262
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