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Melini Cucina

603 Chillicothe St, Portsmouth, OH 45662-4023
+1 740-355-3141
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“bread” (7 reviews)
“calzone” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
$$ - $$$
603 Chillicothe St, Portsmouth, OH 45662-4023
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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Excellent service and excellent food. If you’re looking for good food make sure and stop here. Brandy and Mariah provided excellent service

Thank rodf898
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Great service, food was good for the price. Grading on a sliding scale, its not St Lewis or Philly, but it is decent, hot food priced appropriately. Good service. Quick. I would happily come back. Good "homey" italian for a traveller.

Thank scottj325
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Has the Calzone here the ham and cheese. It had a lot of cheese, a good amount of ham and a little too much bread but it was good. My husband had the eggplant with spaghetti. He liked it but said the tomato sauce was...More

Thank Krystal R
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Was a little underwhelmed by the food. It was ok. Had the Chicken Alfredo. Daughter got the Shrimp Alfredo. My chicken looked like the Kroger Brand chicken strips. Not good! But the bread and desserts were good. We got the cheesecake. Service was great and...More

Thank TCo2424
Reviewed September 9, 2017

Melini offers a pleasant dining room with beautiful wood interior and bar. Very conveniently located, open for lunch and dinner.. I enjoy the pasta dishes, the salads and the bread that is offered at each table. The portions are well prepared and ample so appetites...More

Thank George H
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

As another reviewer mentioned, this restaurant's name is listed incorrectly. It is BELINI CUCINA. Wait staff folks were extremely friendly, helpful, and attentive. Service was excellent and timely - not a long wait on a Thursday evening. However, portion sizes of the dinner specials (...More

Thank happyspirit4ever
Reviewed June 14, 2017

Have been eating there for years and portions are getting smaller each time. We are not talking about expensive ingredients here. Pasta/lettuce type stuff. OK service and pleasant atmosphere but we simply always left unsatisfied and a little hungry. We stopped going because of this.

Thank Charley G
Reviewed March 14, 2017

When I want to treat myself to a good meal or take someone out for a special meal, this is an excellent choice. I like a good italian meal with a glass of wine. I am not one to go out to eat alone but...More

Thank KEC66
Reviewed September 1, 2016

We hesitate to order seafood in a restaurant that is in a land locked state and located in a small town. I took a risk and won. I ordered the Zuppa Di Pesce ($16) which is shrimp, mussels and clams sautéed in white wine with...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is ok and the service was good but neither are screaming for a second visit. I had the spaghetti which should be an easy Italian dish but not for them. It tasted like the sauce had been watered down.

Thank tretrac00
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July 18, 2015|
Response from Douglas C. F | Reviewed this property |
Lunch thru Cocktail hours
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 603 Chillicothe St, Portsmouth, OH 45662-4023
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 740-355-3141
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