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Grisanti's

Meridian Park, 70th and O, Lincoln, NE
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Ranked #209 of 548 restaurants in Lincoln
Price range: $10 - $20
Cuisines: Italian
Most recent review
- Mar 2, 2014
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30 reviews from our community

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English first
Lincoln, Nebraska
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

This is one of my favorite Italian places in Lincoln. The unlimited bread and salad are nice starts for a dinner. For an appetizer, their fried mozzarella is the best! As an entree, I really like their penne gorgonzola or fettucine alfredo. I have heard some of the other entrees are not as good and the service is kind of... More

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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55 reviews 55 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

This is a great place for a good atmosphere. Be careful you get unlimited bread and sauce and you might fill up before your food arrives. (Done that more than once) The kids enjoyed the food as well.

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Angola, Indiana
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013 via mobile

This was a bit of a disappointment since my wife and I love Italian food. We had been to a few other italian restaurants in town and had great experiences but this one was not quite as good. The restaurant is very nice and relaxing. It is well set up. The food however was similar to eating fast food, but... More

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Seattle
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

My wife and I stopped in here to try it out. After all, from the street the place looks halfway inviting. Upon stepping into the lobby, we were immediately hit by a musty odor. We both commented to each other but let them seat us anyway. As we were ushered to a booth, we noted that the place is dimly... More

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Maple Grove, Minnesota
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

We hosted our son's wedding rehearsal dinner at Grisanti's in Lincoln, Ne. The staff was very accommodating to us in making our reservations and assisting us in picking out the menu. On the night of the dinner the wait staff did an excellent job in serving all 34 of us in a timely manner. This was an excellent experience for... More

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Lincoln Nebraska
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

My family and I have been to Grisanti's dozens of times and we have always been satisfied. The top 10 pizza is delicious and one of my favorites. I also enjoy the "Taste of Italy" which is a combo plate of 3 of their primary items. For lunches there, I normally have the soup and salad. This is not canned... More

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Nebraska
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

We had a Friday lunch at Grisanti's and that will be the last time. I noticed an odor when we arrived, but didn't think much about it until we were seated. The booth had torn fabric that I'm sure was held together by dirt. I didn't want to take my coat off or lean against the back of the booth.... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

This is one of my favorite Italian restaurants in Lincoln. They've done it right for decades. My go to is the lasagna, and no one can ever eat enough of their delicious garlic bread that they bring out warm. If you're in the mood for a cocktail, I highly recommend their peach bellini. It's delicious.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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33 reviews 33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

If nothing else just go for their never ending bread & salad! Oh & maybe the tiramisu for a treat. Service has always been great and feels more local than the Olive Garden!

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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174 reviews 174 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

the food was good the service was good. they had some good selections on menu. they had a nice place. I don't know if they are still around here.

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