You want the BEST, authentic Italian food in Richmond, then come to Mama Zu's. A local favorite, tucked away on Pine Street in the historic Oregon Hill neighborhoods south of Virginia Commonwealth University, and near Richmond’s Hollywood Cemetery, owner-chef Ed Vasaio’s notable Italian cuisine is the most authentic and delicious in Richmond. Known for its comfortable, quirky and relaxed atmosphere, Mama Zu’s offers fresh, daily specials with plenty of garlic to go around. The Mama Zu’s wait staff is very knowledgeable on the wine and the foods they offer and desserts include cannoli and tiramisu, both made in-house. PAYMENT: Cash, Checks, and Amex (no other cards!) RESERVATIONS: Accepted only for parties of six or more. HOURS: Monday - Friday — 11:00APM to 2:30PM; Dinner: Monday - Saturday — 5;30PM to 10:00PM; Closed on Sunday.