The first Mama Brava's opened in in the mid-70's as a small family restaurant upstate NY. The restaurant branched out to include the East Coast. Mama Brava's was asked to serve a five year contract with the prestigious West Point Academy where it received the highest rating for culinary excellence ever presented to a franchise in the history of the institution. Mama Brava's of Shallotte offers quality ingredients and lots of experience. Whether you seek brick oven pizza, an old world calzone, or award winning wings, come on down to enjoy the ambiance of family and friends in the cozy little hamlet on the Shallotte River in NC's Brunswick Islnads.