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Molinari's

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8900 Mentor Ave, Ste J, Mentor, OH 44060-6345
440-974-2750
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11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What a great experience!! I rarely rate a place with 5 stars but this restaurant is absolutely worth it! From the fantastic wine selection, to the great starters en delicious mains and dessert. Our waitress was an absolute delight and no request was too big or small. I would recommend this restaurant to anybody!

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Thank theot602
Mentor, Ohio
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Food is Very good, it is pricey, but the food is great. If you care about the taste and quality of your food, then this will be a place to eat. The staff (server) was not the nicest, I could not tell if she was having a bad day or if she was arrogant. There seems to be a... More 

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Thank Rob F
Erie, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room and seating were fine and the service and food were lovely and and perfect for the occasion. My husband and I had lovely dinners there also when traveling between Cleveland and Erie on several occasions.

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Thank Audrey H
Chagrin Falls, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When in mentor visiting friends this is our first stop. Good Service and good food. Great wine selection........and an traditional pizza oven. Love the Pizza.

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Thank Brent V
mentor, OH
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49 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

My family and I dined here to celebrate many successes during the year. We were met with poor service and then added on a manager who pretty much didn't care that we had had poor service. We waited over an hour and a half for dinner. At 9 o'clock at night we decided it was time to say good night.... More 

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Chardon, Ohio
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264 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a buffet for 25 after a funeral Service was first class! Chicken in phylo and sliced roast beef, baked redskin potato wedges, veggie medley, rolls and butter were perfectly prepared. Brownies and cookies for dessert were just the right ending. Good price point too and plenty of good food!

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Thank davechardon
Concord, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

First time there and we used a groupon. Service was top notch. It is fancy, but still casual. Great looking bar area and atmosphere. Food was out of this world. It is pricey but expected and worth it! Kind of hidden in a shopping center but very pleased!

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Thank John T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

I simply asked my hotel people to point me in the direction of the BEST, INDIGENOUS, restaurant around and they said without question - Molinari's.... and they were right!! I had a Kobe Beef Carpaccio and it was the best I had ever had!! Just perfect! For dinner I had the Veal 4 Seasons... it was cooked with artichoke hearts,... More 

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Thank gary c
Mentor, Ohio
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

There are too many great restaurants in mentor to sacrifice a night here. Horrible service and we never got our dinners after an hour and a half! In over 15 years we have never had to talk to a manager....and this one could have cared less. The waitress started out nice but as the night went on we knew she... More 

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Thank nehasonipatel
mentor, OH
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49 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

I am sure the food is great in this place. It came very highly recommended. We even dressed up to enjoy a "fancy night out." We ordered to calamari and mussels for appetizer...then waited over an hour and a half for our entrees. The waitress came by twice and said our food was coming and it was being plated. Our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $100
Cuisine
Italian, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8900 Mentor Ave, Ste J, Mentor, OH 44060-6345
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Lake County  >  Mentor
  • Phone Number: 440-974-2750

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?