Archive for April, 2012

Review: Mamma Maria’s Grill

Mamma Maria’s Grill

6013 Weber Road

Corpus Christi, TX

(361) 826-0622

 I love Italian food, it’s easily one of my favorite cuisines.  Sadly, especially here in Corpus, actually finding Italian food worth eating, especially at the prices that are charged, is a somewhat difficult task.  The bulk of the offerings are chain places, like Olive Garden, that serve up mediocrity with a premium price and subpar service, or local places that are either bad, expensive, or provide an uneven experience based upon whomever may actually be working in the kitchen that night.  Because of these issues, I’m always happy to see a new Italian eatery open up locally, especially when it isn’t a chain and when it has a menu that is largely something other than pizza.  Not that there’s any thing wrong with pizza. Mamma Maria’s Grill caught my attention one afternoon as I was passing by, mainly because it is the newest restaurant to open in a location that has been a few others, including a CiCi’s Pizza.  When I saw it was Italian and Greek, I made plans to go.  (more…)