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Molinari Delicatessen

373 Columbus Ave, North Beach, San Francisco, CA 94133-3907
+1 415-421-2337
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“salami” (118 reviews)
“sandwich” (222 reviews)
“italian meats” (14 reviews)
Opens in 11 min
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Italian, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
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373 Columbus Ave, North Beach, San Francisco, CA 94133-3907
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm a native San Franciscan and Molinari's has been in North Beach ever since I can remember. Our special family dinners were never complete without the ravioli's and salami from Molinari's Deli. Visit this place and sample some of their fares for a true San...More

2  Thank zolano
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can't escape the awesome aromas escaping onto Columbus street acting like a magnet dragging you inside this Italian deli. Inside one feels as if he/she had been delivered into some sort of culinary heaven. Every imaginable digestible treat known to humankind can be found....More

Thank Steve N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very helpful in choosing lunch meat for making your own lunch; and always fresh deli items to go with making your own picnic lunch.

Thank bettyl554
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been coming here for years. Best Italian Deli in San Francisco hands down. It's a must stop!! Everything is house made. Wife had a egg plant sandwich and I had a cured ham fresh cheese and sun dried tomato with only olive oil,

Thank airtanker1820
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whenever we're in the city I love to go by and grab lunch and take home their raviolis and meat sauce. The best ever!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the handmade pastas here. Be sure to ask for the prosciutto tortellini (they're not kept in the freezer with all the other pastas). It's to die for!

Thank LBG2012
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Molinari's is a full service Italian deli with excellent, authentic products - and prices to match. Parking is horrible - remember to curb your wheels on Columbus!!! Lines can be quite long. Have been going here for many years and will continue to do so...More

Thank judedel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Get here. Grab a roll, order your sandwich and enjoy the tradition of great Italian food. Love the arrancini with fresh marinara, raviolis, cheeses, Italian ingredients to take home. ❤️🇮🇹

Thank Tahome130
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A classic San Francisco establishment. Amazing sandwiches plus a great selection of cold cuts and cheeses. Pro tip - order online and pickup to avoid the line. And remember they're closed on Sunday.

Thank William R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Old Italian, with some great guys behind the counter! Food is impeccable and authentic. You won't find better sausage anywhere. Just be wary that you HAVE to get a number at the counter or you'll never get your order in. Lots of people, tight space,...More

Thank lbconley
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Celtlaw
16 August 2017|
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Response from DoxCam | Reviewed this property |
Outside of the deli, there are several seats and tables to sit and enjoy your purchase but no service is provided.
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Mary Ann P
26 September 2016|
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Response from CornmanSibling | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I never noted any gluten-free foods there - wasn't a focus for me. They might sell some gluten-free uncooked pasta; but don't believe their deli foods selections (sandwiches or salads) have a gluten free... More
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eahjob
25 September 2016|
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Response from Mary Ann P | Reviewed this property |
Hello Traveller, Molinari's is one of the best delicatessens in San Francisco! And I am not from the f amity, or , even Italian. It is one of only a few of the LAST REAL ITIALIAN delicatessens in San Francisco. when is it... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 18:00
Friday
09:00 - 18:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 373 Columbus Ave, North Beach, San Francisco, CA 94133-3907
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 415-421-2337
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