La Mama offers large portions of traditional dishes with lots of Italian and Nicois specialities. Some things to try are the farcis (which are stuffed tomatoes), onions, courgettes and aubergines, the beef stew, gratins with Mama's homemade gnocchis, raviolis of Nice, fresh tagliatelles, and creme brulee. Everything is homemade and the restaurant offers daily specials in addition to menu. There is plenty of outdoor seating where you can look out onto a piazza in Vieux Nice from the shade of the terrace while you enjoy your lunch.
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