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La Cucina Di Mamma

795 Rainbow Blvd, Niagara Falls, NY 14303-1313
+1 716-284-9778
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“rice balls” (34 reviews)
“pasta” (35 reviews)
“bread” (27 reviews)
Opens in 5 min
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
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795 Rainbow Blvd, Niagara Falls, NY 14303-1313
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Reviewed today via mobile

On a curious, nearly empty strip of street, occupying space in a faceless budget hotel, this small family-run restaurant, with 6 or 7 tables, proved a delightful surprise. The food Buffalo-Italian-American has ambitions considerably larger than the space. The two waitresses are sisters, and both...More

Thank RWordplay
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We live in NYC and travel frequently so we’re delighted to find this superb restaurant in Niagara Falls. Food is delicious and authentic Italian prepared precisely to order. My husband had spaghetti puttanesca that was perfect followed by a succulent veal piccata. Moist and beautifully...More

Thank CBarNyc
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Both the food and the service was excellent. Very clean nice atmosphere. It's in the hotel and worth the trip just for the food.

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 5 days ago

Tucked in a corner of Niagara Falls, you will be hard pressed to find a better restaraunt to dine at in Niagara Falls. Cozy, intimate setting with music from the Victrola to make you feel as if you are in an Italian home. The food...More

1  Thank antoinetteauriemma
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This charming little Italian Restaurant was right next to our Fairfield Inn hotel at the end of Rainbow Blvd., furthest away from the falls. I decided to check it out when we were on a break from site seeing. It is located in this quaint...More

Thank eatonsv
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tiny little dining room probably doesn't hold 24 people and all the food is cooked to order and is truly excellent, from the homemade soups and perfect al dente pasta to the best pizza I've had this side of Italy, probably because the owner told...More

Thank K R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would give 10 stars if I could! Food and staff were excellent. Thank you for making Ann Marie’s big day even more special. You didn’t have to but you did. 😊♥️ I had the mussels & clams appetizer two days in a row because...More

Thank Heidi M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So where do I start? The food is excellent. The best Italian food I have eaten in a long time. It is a very small but adorable place. We stopped there on our way into town. After being stopped in traffic on the highway and...More

Thank mrsferrese
Reviewed 1 week ago

Out of the way, about a mile or so from the touristy area. Was recommended by our landlord where we are staying in town. Disregard the location as it’s a fairly dumpy neighborhood with quite a few dilapidated and decaying houses/structures. Excellent italian food. My...More

Thank joemontana16
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just got to Niagra and found this place on Trip Advisor. It was a nice small place, out of the way. The food was not terrible but not very flavorful either. Had a side of pasta because my meal did not come with pasta. The...More

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Angelo M
22 November 2016|
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Response from Barbara327 | Reviewed this property |
We are not professional food critics, but I stand by my very pleasant dining experience at Villela's.
26 February 2016|
Response from filippovillella | Property representative |
Thank you for asking , and yes we have sauce with meat but also without, look forward to see you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 795 Rainbow Blvd, Niagara Falls, NY 14303-1313 (Formerly Villella's Italian Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Niagara Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 716-284-9778
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Open for lunch & dinner. Casual Italian restaurant featuring home made specials. Located inside the Kalika Hotel on the corner of Rainbow & John Daly Boulevards.
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