Maria's Italian Kitchen

Maria's Italian Kitchen

"With a bit of luck, the food at this friendly and boisterous Italian-American spot can be as good as the atmosphere."

16608 Ventura Blvd, Encino, CA
(818) 783-2920 serving: South Valley, Encino
open:Monday 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM Tuesday 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM Wednesday 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM Thursday 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM Friday 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM Saturday 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM Sunday 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Sidewalk Score: 8 out of 10
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Pizza, $, Family-Friendly Dining, Food Delivery, Italian, Lunch Spot, American Express Accepted, Discover Accepted, Mastercard Accepted, Visa Accepted, Restaurants,

The Low Down

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

There's always a wait to get into these little Italian cafes. Their popularity can be attributed to two things: low prices and down-home Italian food. The massive menu is highlighted by Chicken Maria---a chicken breast sauteed with…
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By Amber at GrubHub

The spaghetti & meatballs entree is fantastic. So is the bruschetta. Yum!

Friendly and boisterous Italian-American spot for convenient neighborhood dining.
By Contributor at Citysearch

In Short With its black, white and red color scheme, Maria's is a bright, welcoming place full of families, ritzy ladies out for dinner a... Read More

Reliable Italian Food
By janaschreiber8 at Citysearch

With every great italian restaurant comes great bread- and most of the time that makes up 50% of my delicious meal here- unfortunately for my waist... Read More

Our favorite everyday place
By ctfreddy at Citysearch

We frequent Maria's weekly. We have our favorites on the menu, but every thing we've tried we've liked. The food is consitantly good & the servic... Read More

average italian but so-so service
By dmenkes at Citysearch

I became addicted to the lemonade here! There have been several times where we'd seemingly wait forever to be served, and others where we were well... Read More