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Davitino's Restaurant

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8820 Mentor Ave, Mentor, OH 44060-6212
+1 440-266-0100
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
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Sun 15:00 - 19:00
Tue - Thu 16:00 - 20:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri 16:00 - 21:30
Sat 15:00 - 21:30
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Chardon, Ohio, United States
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109 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

We took our friends here for a birthday dinner. All of us enjoyed our meals. 3 had the Davitino parmigiana and I had the eggplant parmigiana and were very happy. Just be sure to ask for extra sauce with your meals. The bread is to die for. Will go back. Servings are large so you will have enough to take... More 

Thank Karen F
Mentor, Ohio
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Its just the BEST!!! Family run and owned and they are amazing. If your looking for a glass of wine and great Italian food this is your place to go.

Thank Jim V
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I've been coming here since 93! Amazing service & even better food. I always get chicken parm w/ house salad!

Thank Christina L
Mentor, Ohio
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

always a family favorite. A must go to When the family comes to town. Great food, wonderful service.

Thank MentorJoe
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

We have been patrons going on 30 years. The service is great, the surroundings are spotless and the food is quite good. I personally love the broiled scrod with a side of pasta. The hubby prefers his scrod breaded, but loves it just the same. On occasion we will indulge in the Davitino Parm, which has also been a favorite... More 

Thank Lynne F
Dunedin FL
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016

Davitino's is a family run place that has a lot going for it as far as the recipes and the kindness we always feel when we talk to the owner. The name came from the combining of Dave and Tina, the owners. Sadly Dave has passed but Tina is soldiering on. We took a visiting U.S. Marine to have dinner... More 

Thank RembrantvRijn
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

This is the second time I went to Davitino's on Mentor Ave. next to the License Bureau with my mom. She likes to go there, because it's close to her home and never a wait. And there's very good reason why there is no wait: the food is mediocre to terrible and the staff there are just plain rude--and on... More 

2 Thank taryn w
Eastlake, Ohio
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

Have been eating herefor years. The food is extremely consistent and portions are generous. The service is timely but some of the staff are not very friendly.

1 Thank 1dogsammi
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2015

Davitinos is a nice family business. We've eaten there quite a bit, and I have never had a bad meal from them. We like their pasta dishes the most... I love their eggplant parmigiana and also their linguini with clam sauce. They have the best lasagna in town. Food quality is consistent. If you want a good italian dinner like... More 

1 Thank Kathleen T
Mentor, Ohio
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

Calamari far to overdone. Veal and chicken cutlets too thin and very dry. Sauce accompanying was rather mediocre. Been there at least 10 times thinking it would get better. It does not. Done with this place.

4 Thank rogrhutch

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
15:00 - 19:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:30
15:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8820 Mentor Ave, Mentor, OH 44060-6212
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Lake County  >  Mentor
  • Phone Number: +1 440-266-0100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?