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Martinelli's Little Italy

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158 South Santa Fe Avenue, Salina, KS 67401
+1 785-826-9190
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Salina, United States
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Always a good experience! Good selection. Great deserts! Really like the portion sizes. Love the main house salad with blue cheese, chicken and avacados.

Thank Martha B
Goodland, Kansas
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an awesome place to eat. Great Italian food. But be careful on the size you order. The portions are HUGE.

Thank tedy814
Salina, Kansas
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our place of choice in the Salina area for a quiet dinner, especially when we are able to have one of the special cozy areas at the back of the restaurant. We think they are the best seats "in the house." We like to share a calamari appetizer, their wonderful chopped salad (which has bits of chicken, bacon,... More 

Thank Salinans
Salina, Kansas
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The service is friendly and the food is even better. The red sauce is very Sicilian with a robust and bold flavor. There is nothing diluted here, just made with love and authenticity. The Martinelli's chopped salad is a must have!

Thank christief842
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We try to go here everytime we are in the area. We love this place. Great food and service! We have tried several of the dishes and all were very good. Would recommend the chopped salad to start. Salad is large. It could be a meal by itself.

Thank leeza123789
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great Steaks, chopped salad and pasta! This is a must stop while in Salina! The service was outstanding! Another item that is a must is desert. I highly recommend the chocolate lava cake topped with coffee gelato!

Thank Geno R
Salina, Kansas
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Neat environment, friendly and clean, but the cuisine is nothing to rave about. Want average? This is it.

Thank KansasRev
Topeka, Kansas
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing creamy pesto sauce! Our waiter Shane, was attentive and very helpful! It was more than dinner, it was an experience!

Thank PastorLyn
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The staff is wonderful and the food is sublime. The atmosphere is friendly and suitable to families. I highly recommend this place

Thank Lisa A P
Fort Collins, Colorado
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

After a long travel day we were happily surprised to eat here! It was highly recommended by hotel staff at holiday inn express. They even gave us a 10 percent off card. The servers were very attentive and went above and beyond. My daughter and I are gf and they were happy to accommodate. The gf shrimp pesto, was fabulous!... More 

Thank kcl4kids

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158 South Santa Fe Avenue, Salina, KS 67401
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Salina
  • Phone Number: +1 785-826-9190

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