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Mama Melrose's Ristorante Italiano

Grand Avenue, Disney's Hollywood Studios, Buena Ventura Lakes, FL 32830
+1 407-939-3463
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (222 reviews)
“steak” (274 reviews)
“dessert sampler” (47 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Grand Avenue, Disney's Hollywood Studios, Buena Ventura Lakes, FL 32830
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We booked this restaurant as part of the dinner and fantasmic dining experience. We chose mama Melrose as we prefer Italian cuisine. We had booked a reservation and when we arrived there was only a few minutes wait, once seated we ordered and the meal...More

Thank Pamella F
Reviewed yesterday

We were a party of 10 with kids. We had no reservation. Although the restaurant was very busy but the staff tried their best to accommodate us and seat us. Food was delicious, fresh and hot. Service was fast and very good. Restaurant is clean...More

Thank Sndu
Reviewed 2 days ago

In all our years going to WDW this was our first and last visit to Mama Melrose. We started off with a Margherita pizza and it was pretty good. The salad was ok but nothing special. We ordered Chicken parm and it was barely fast...More

Thank jim a
Reviewed 3 days ago

After many trips to Disney and such mixed reviews on Mama Melrose's we decided to try it. There were just 2 of us and with a 7pm ressie we arrived and were seated immediately. We ordered the Fresh Mozzarella as an app., entrees Polenta Cake...More

Thank caseynicole79
Reviewed 3 days ago

I really wanted to like this restaurant but my girls have told me nope never again on this one. We went for lunch with the Fantasmic Package. It was crowded it took us almost 2 hours to eat. The food was decent but not great...More

Thank Kennith H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife had a shrimp pasta and I had an Alfredo pasta. Both were flavorless and service was not even good, had to ask for most refills, but of coarse the check came very quickly! Would never eat here again!

Thank Sky Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a reservation for 6:00pm but decided to get there an hour early and when asked to be attended earlier they could not find a table but offered us to sit at the Pizza Bar (Better than a table if youre into drinking and talking...More

Thank IT_Professor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mama Melrose is located in Disney's Hollywood Studios at the back of the park next to Muppets 3D. After a long, hot day at Hollywood Studios, we went to Mama Melrose for dinner (reservation definitely needed). We started with the calamari which was nicely done....More

Thank Westwind56
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having visited this restaurant a few times now, it’s one of our go to places when visiting Hollywood Studios. As a family of three all our meals were delicious, although initially my son got the wrong pizza this was rectified quickly by our wonderful waitress....More

Thank Xcxxxvv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only time during our week vacation that we felt we were at a restaurant outside the park. It was a nice break from the heat and bustle. Our whole party, including kids, really enjoyed our meal. The ambiance was nice. The salad and bread...More

1  Thank LeAnn C
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David H
8 February 2018|
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Response from Christy M | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know
4 January 2018|
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Response from Staff61 | Reviewed this property |
I’ve heard that Mamma’s will be bringing back the Strip Steak so you shouldn’t need to worry about your order while @ Disney
30 October 2017|
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Response from riderfan100 | Reviewed this property |
Your info is correct. They will allow you to substitute if you have allergy or intolerance concerns. The trio is very good and I would recommend trying it
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grand Avenue, Disney's Hollywood Studios, Buena Ventura Lakes, FL 32830
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Buena Ventura Lakes
  • Phone Number: +1 407-939-3463
  • This restaurant is at Walt Disney World (requires admission)
Delight in traditional Italian cooking with contemporary flavors at Mama Melrose's Ristorante Italiano—a colorful, casual and family-friendly restaurant located in the heart of the backlot at Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park. Here, you'll take in the sights of Mama's favorite Hollywood memories as you savor the sumptuous aromas and flavors of Italy.
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