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Melini's Cucina

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608 E Main St, Morehead, KY 40351-1320
+1 606-780-8865
10:30 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 10:30 - 22:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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45 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been here several times over the last couple of years. This week I was again very happy with the quality of the food, the chef also was also able to accommodate a small change in the ingredients in my dish - it was delicious. Great place to eat and socialize.

1 Thank Matthew B
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being out of town, we were pleasantly surprised to find the restaurant near Morehead University. Lots of cars in the lot, so we decided to stop. We were at an evening Morehead BB tournament and although it was close to closing time, staff was positive, upbeat and served us with a smile. Great food!

Thank C.k. E
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Wide range of Italian food, good portions, friendly staff and good service. Food is always good. We live in the area and eat here often.

Thank Carol S
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I've been here several times. The food is NEVER disappointing. Unfortunately this place can be under staffed at times so you will wait a good bit for your food especially if they're busy! But, it's always worth the wait especially if you like Italian food as much as I do. The wait staff are always friendly too!

Thank kbD9739GF
Versailles, KY
Level Contributor
5 reviews
Reviewed 6 March 2017

If u need an Italian sit down meal, you can't go wrong with Melini's Cucina. Always good for lunch or dinner with several reasonably priced options. Taste is always primo!

Thank Vaughn B
Florence, Kentucky
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Service set up lacking. Had a large group which we waited a long time for a table , only ending up with three separate tables. At the end of meal instead of recieving a detailed bill you go to counter and tell what you had . Problem with that is if large meal you have no idea of over charging.... More 

Thank Kathy N
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

If you visit Melini's you must try their chicken alfredo! Super creamy and delicious! Another favorite is their giant calzones and pizza!

Thank lynsay r
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We have dined at Melini Cucina several times over the past few years. The food is consistently good and is served in a low key and comfortable atmosphere. Our latest visit certainly met our expectations. We had salmon Caesar salad and veal piccata. Both entrees were quite tasty. Portions are generous and the prices are very reasonable. Our server, Johnny,... More 

Thank Emmerdubya
Morehead, Kentucky
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We love going to Melini restaurant. The service is very good and the food is authentic. They serve Italian breadsticks with sausa for appetizers. ( no cost) They also have a small bar and TV for sports etc. they have "happy hour "everyday 4:30-7:30 pm The restaurant is clean. We love going there. The prices are also reasonable. I recommend... More 

Thank pacu_nurse777
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We love Italian food and Melini's did not disappoint. Wide range of menu options but reasonably priced. Love going there everytime we are in Morehead. Unfortunately, too many others go there, too. Oh well.

Thank ShelleyObx

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 608 E Main St, Morehead, KY 40351-1320
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Morehead
  • Phone Number: +1 606-780-8865

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