Mary's Pizza Shack – Sonoma

Cooking homemade Italian food is a rich part of our family history.


8 West Spain Street
Sonoma CA, 95476


Local: 707-938-8300

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  • Cooking homemade Italian food is a rich part of our family history. It all began with the recipes our grandmother Mary Fazio served in the "shack". Mary Fazio was born in New York City to immigrants of Ischia, Italy, a small island just west of Naples. In 1959, Mary took her own pots and pans from home, $700 savings and a passion for great Italian food to start Mary's Pizza Shack and the restaurant became an instant success. "I love my customers," she would say. "I want to take care of them. I guess I just love people." Mary proved that everywhere she went. At grocery stores and local shops, she was notorious for scribbling her signature on a napkin for locals and friends, valid for a free pizza. Mary's Pizza Shack operates 17 locations, based on Mary Fazio's original recipes, traditions, quality food and passion. Mary's Pizza Shack serves a variety of homemade Italian food including pizza, pasta, sandwiches, soups, salads, breadsticks, appetizers and desserts at moderate prices. The dressings, sauces, dough and soups are all made from scratch using Mary's original recipes from her original Shack. Each item is made to order and there are no heat lamps, frozen dough or canned sauces. All pasta meals include soup or salad and sourdough bread. Signature items include "baseball sized" meatballs, pesto breadsticks, salads, linguini with clams, gnocchi, homemade soups and desserts and of course the legendary pizza! Sunday through Thursday: 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday: 11 a.m. - 11 p.m.
    • Cuisines:
      • Italian
      • Pizza
    • Entree Price Range:
      • $ - Under $12
      • $$ - $13 to $25
    • Restaurant Amenities:
      • Family Friendly
      • Full Bar
      • Happy Hour
      • Offer Sonoma County wines
      • Outdoor Seating
      • Serve Beer and/or Wine
      • Serve Dinner
      • Serve Lunch
    • Friendly staff and good pizza.

      This restaurant is not as inviting from the outside as others around, but we walked in because Sonoma closes up so early and Mary’s was still bustling. It was all very good and we’re glad we found...

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    • Good Place for a Pizza

      Stopped in for lunch. Pizza was good as were the other dishes we had. Casual, inexpensive and good food, what more could you ask for

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    • Basic, but good food

      This wasn't first choice for our first night in Sonoma. But it was film festival week, we had been travelling for almost 24 hours and everywhere else was fully booked. However, for a cold beer, a...

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