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Martinelli's Little Italy

158 S Santa Fe Ave, Salina, KS 67401-2810
+1 785-826-9190
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“chopped salad” (89 reviews)
“pasta” (101 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
158 S Santa Fe Ave, Salina, KS 67401-2810
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I would give an executive summary as Good food, Good Staff but more quantity over quality. Ate here the last night of a week long trip for a wedding. The food was well prepared but could use some elevating. I have the 1/4 portion chicken...More

Thank FalseCast
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food and great place to celebrate our anniversary. Stuffed mushrooms were the best. Creme Brulee for dessert was outstanding. Our waiter, Stephan was great.

Thank Gaylord G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gluten Free noodles available at a slight up charge. Great chop salad and pasta. Great place for business lunch meetings or romantic dates.

Thank pastorjamesblake
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful customer service and amazing food! We made reservations ahead of time and arrived slightly early. They took us to our table right away!

Thank family182018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in Salina to break up our trip from Colorado to St. Louis. We needed to find a restaurant that offered gluten free options and our search led us to Martinelli's. I checked the menu and saw that the not only had gluten free...More

1  Thank Patti K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good Italian food, with huge portions! Chop and Caesar salads were a good start, then creamy shrimp pesto pasta for hubby while I got the lasagna. At a quarter size portion, had trouble finishing. Add a cannoli for dessert and this was a wonderful...More

1  Thank Michele G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were passing through Salina and felt like Italian food. Martinelli's Little Italy came up first on Trip Advisor for Medium priced restaurants so we looked no further. The restaurant staff is very friendly, helpful and efficient. With oil-cloth tablecloths and cloth napkins, the noise...More

1  Thank Imelda49
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With three kids (one a baby) we are sometimes self-conscious or uncomfortable in restaurants. Not that our kids are particularly bad, but they do things like mix salt into their water and dare each other to drink it, or smear spaghetti sauce all over themselves....More

Thank Roaring_Violin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Late dinner after a long day. Started with a delicious 1/4 portion chopped salad. Then shrimp and scallops in a Arrabbiata pasta. Terrific taste!!! Finished the Perfect Meal with spumoni ice cream and a cannoli! This is a MUST if you are anywhere near Salina...More

Thank satexsooner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always try to stop at Martinelli's Italian Restaurant when we are traveling through Kansas on I-70. It is a delightful restaurant with good ambiance, service, and food. We were there for lunch and my husband had the Italian Beef Sandwich which he loves, and...More

Thank KansasHummingbird
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Marianne M
April 15, 2016|
Response from TonyAtMartinellis | Property representative |
Yes. We have a small bar in the restaurant. Thanks Tony
Beth K
July 12, 2015|
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158 S Santa Fe Ave, Salina, KS 67401-2810
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Salina
  • Phone Number: +1 785-826-9190
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