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Mario's Italian Restaurant

1510 Bay Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3152
+1 609-398-0490
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (26 reviews)
“hoagies” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1510 Bay Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3152
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Menu offers a variety of selections. Did not dine in but ordered take out pizza. Place had steady flow of customers for take out.

Thank funnyfeet2
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Mario's has a wonderful vegan menu- the most extensive I've seen at a restaurant that is not strictly veg. The food delicious! The service was quick, and the staff was very friendly! In fact, when we ordered from the vegan menu, one of the owners...More

Thank Jenni T
Reviewed 20 May 2017

First, the owners were wonderful and as we were leaving, we had a great conversation with them. However, the server was only average. Too bad the owners were not serving! Prices were very low. The pizza crust was very good NY style but the sauce...More

Thank Mish_the_Fish
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Thanks to Mario's, what could have been a depressing 70th birthday celebration for my wife turned into an evening to remember. My wife and I were staying I Ocean City for the first week in May. She is retired and wanted to stay here during...More

1  Thank Medstrike
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Visited Mario's with friends. We had a large party but had called ahead and they were ready for us. Service was friendly and well intentioned but ultimately less than good. There were 15 of us and each dish was "auctioned off" by the server who...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Absolutely amazing service with food to match - wide variety of food from hoagies and pizza to dinners and salads - I've been many times and always worth the visit to 15th and Bay!

Thank Caldutti
Reviewed 19 October 2016

When we travel we enjoy finding and eating at local non franchised cafes and restaurants. Usually we rely on TripAdvisor and the reviews we read; Mario's Italian Restaurant was found this way. As soon as we walked into Mario's we could tell it was our...More

Thank bsmith237
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Wow! We had more than we could possibly eat, and it was good too. The pizza looked good, but all of us ordered off the extensive menu. Wonderful stuffed pastas and a great "fra diablo" sauce. Salad and bread basket included. Had to use the...More

Thank BobZeller
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Mario's makes real NY style pizza and they offer vegan cheese. Mario himself came out and talked with us and he was very excited about the vegan cheese offering, as he gets a lot of customers who request it. The pizza was excellent - our...More

Thank 3RedDoxies
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Mario's on Bay Avenue in Ocean City NJ not only has great pizza, but great sandwiches too. I tried the roast pork sub on Saturday and went back for their chicken parmesan sub on Sunday. Both very good. I recommend Mario's.

Thank 27VMG
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1510 Bay Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3152
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-398-0490
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