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Mama's On Dauphin

220 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-2718
+1 251-432-6262
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
220 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-2718
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was a good place to eat close to the hotel. Had the shrimp creole which was very tasty. Many sides to pick from. Portions are good sizes.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 181sherrief
Reviewed 8 November 2018

We stopped here for lunch. We ordered the special of the day, which was shrimp and grits, the veggie platter, which was your choice of 4 side dishes, and the banana pudding. It was a lot of food for a cheap price! I'm not super...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank uclatraveler9
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

We walked to this restaurant for a quick lunch while at a conference at nearby hotel. We were not disappointed. Plate lunch with choices of meat and 2 or 3 sides or a veggie plate. Lots of sides to choose from. Our waitress did a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank RickyFlynt
Reviewed 23 October 2018

We visited this with family friends. The food is average. We ate a couple of days before at Pearl diner in Laurel Mississippi. It is a very similar type of restaurant, however it is much superior. I would not return

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 193barryl
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

The place was very crowded and they have an excellent system to get you in and out very quickly. So don’t be discouraged by the crowd, you can get in, eat and be out in an hour. I ordered the Hamburger Steak and Potatoes. Sides...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ladyea
Reviewed 9 August 2018

With a name like Mama's I expected over-the-top home cooking. The place was packed and every table was taken, but the food was just average. The food was plentiful and the wait staff friendly, but there could have been more flavor!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank SouthernVoiceBiloxi
Reviewed 20 July 2018

My husband and I spent all day at the Battleship Alabama and checked into a hotel in downtown Mobile with our five year old granddaughter. We walked up the street and decided to try Mama's, and boy are we glad we did! We were all...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Leanne W
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Usually only open for lunch but we stumbled on it being open for dinner on a Friday night during the LoDa Art Walk. Jambalaya for my wife was amazing - spicy but not too. My catch of the day on dirty rice with a white...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank JohnS3MD
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Was not disappointed at all. Waitress was busy but so kind. The toasted pimento cheese sandwich and cucumber and tomato salad was wonderful. Pecan pie to die for and chicken fried steak and okra that was amazing. Mac and cheese was a hit for our...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Grammylulubelle
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

The atmosphere and staff are so friendly that even my grandkids told me how nice the people in Alabama are but what would really bring me back is the food. I ordered the fish platter and holy cow it was so delicious that I ate...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 24KtNanna
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tampistash t
30 March 2018|
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Response from macanic47 | Reviewed this property |
11:00-2:30 weekdays and closed Sat. and Sun.
Katie J
8 May 2017|
Response from paulandkris1 | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure that you could.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 Dauphin St, Mobile, AL 36602-2718
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Mobile
  • Phone Number: +1 251-432-6262
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