Don’t Let The Outside Fool You, This Italian Restaurant In Virginia Is A True Hidden Gem
You’ve certainly heard the old adage “don’t judge a book by its cover.” This philosophy also applies to restaurants, considering that many of Virginia’s most incredible eateries don’t look all that inviting from the outside. Yet this only adds to their allure. One example that comes to mind is Mamma’Zu in Richmond. If you’re a local, you know that this is the go-to spot for incredible Italian. If you didn’t know otherwise, you might walk right by and never know what you missed.
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After leaving this iconic hole-in-the-wall restaurant, you’ll feel as though you’ve become part of a secret club. The restaurant is located at 501 S Pine St, Richmond, VA 23220. Have you dined here before? What did you order? We’d love to hear about your experience in the comments below!
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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