Molinari's Restaurant |8900 Mentor AvenueMentorOH44060 | (440) 974-2750
Molinari's Restaurant
8900 Mentor Avenue
MentorOH 44060
 (440) 974-2750
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Italian Restaurant & Wine Shop Mentor, OH

Authentic Italian cuisine to make your taste buds dance is what we're all about at Molinari's Restaurant. When you're ready for the exquisite tastes of Italy paired with fantastic wine in an elegant and comfortable setting, make a trip today to our Italian restaurant in Mentor, OH. 


For more than 27 years, owner and chef Randal Johnson has proudly provided a premier destination for fine dining and wining in the Mentor area. He has numerous years of experience in crafting spectacular dishes with the choicest meats, veggies, and seasonings for a true taste sensation. Molinari's Restaurant started as a specialty wine store. Filled with the choicest wines in the world and our personal favorites. Our love of food, cooking and the culture it brings won in the end and we added the restaurant side of the business. We've been a local favorite for years now and a trip to our restaurant is a must. Our italian restaurant and bar is charming and inviting, and our goal is for you to enjoy a relaxing time with great food and wine and stay awhile with our friendly family. 


  • Burgers
  • Calamari
  • Diver scallops
  • Filet mignon
  • Grilled salmon
  • Lamb bolognese
  • Pastas with veal or chicken
  • Putanesca
  • Rack of lamb
  • Ribeye steaks
  • Roasted vegetable risotto
  • Stone oven pizza . . . and more

We're also a popular stop for wine tastings as we feature an extensive lineup of some of the most elegant wines you'll find in the area. But we don't only offer wine. We also have a full bar complete with your favorite beers and liquors. And if you want to throw a party so the whole gang can indulge in our tempting delights, you can join us in our party room, or we can provide convenient catering at your next party.

The Perfect Place to Host a Private Party

If you’re looking for a great place to entertain for your next event, Molinari's Restaurant has event spaces that accommodate up to 54 guests. When you book an event with us, our chefs will serve up recipes that are sure to leave your guests satisfied.

*We require a $110 deposit for all parties. For groups under 10 guests, there is an $82 room charge.


For delicious Italian cuisine the way it's supposed to be served -- with fine wine and good friends in an elaborate setting -- make your reservation today at Molinari's Restaurant. We're located at 8900 Mentor Avenue in Mentor. Call us at (440) 974-2750 for a reservation.

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Accepted Payment Methods:

  • Debit Card

Business Hours:

Business Hours:

Tuesday 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Wednesday 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Thursday 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Friday 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Saturday 4:30 PM – 9:30 PM