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Primo Vino

) #682 of 1,522 Restaurants in Cleveland ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Mediterranean
12511 Mayfield Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1931
+1 216-229-3334
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good23%
  • Average0%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible14%
28 Aug 2016
“Like eating at your grandma's”
1 Nov 2016
“Great Neighborhood Eatery”
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Italian, Mediterranean
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
12511 Mayfield Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1931
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Reviews (21)
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Was here last week and was definitely impressed. Nice, local restaurant that is not fancy, but has great food, bar, and character. Recommend trying it out -- I'll definitely be back if in the area.

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Primo Vino isnt flashy or fancy. It is full of nice people, Italian staples, and a great bar. Staff is always very nice every time I have been. Also a great place to rent out for functions. They make their own mozzarella for their appetizers....More

Thank Cuoghi E
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Do yourself a favor and okay the warning signs the place is empty and a quick look shows a stack of microwaves. Go elsewhere as there are 20 places with in a stones throw. Staff is nice enough other then telling us "we have always...More

1  Thank Joe S
Reviewed 15 December 2015

You must be able to do steps as Primo is like going into the celler of a winery. Brick walls and large bar with many of the finest Italian wines. Tables with red linen table clothes, and of course olive oil, grated cheese and red...More

Thank Andi150
Reviewed 6 October 2015

I ate here many times. Both as part of a small party and in a large group. The food was always great. The staff were top notch. It had a New York vibe being situated in the basement. As you desended the staircase and the...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 13 December 2014

Had to go there before it closes and you should as well.Stuffed mushrooms and Barolo is a great combo.Everything is consistently great.Neighborhood atmosphere with attentive staff.This is a place where everyone feels free to talk with everyone else. To end the meal who else will...More

Thank jaxxang
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Went to Primo Vino with a large group (military reunion). Some of the best Italian food I have had anywhere. Service was very good and if you are in Cleveland take time to check it out.

Thank William P
Reviewed 30 October 2014

As you walk the streets of Little Italy you are bombarded with an array of culinary choices. These include classic Italian restaurants, pizza shops and bakeries. While the choices are plentiful, one place that stands out it Primo Vino. Or should I say, stands under....More

1  Thank Beccaboo126
Reviewed 15 September 2014 via mobile

Place was packed during the feast but the food was still excellent. I had very good lasagna. Previous visits were also great. It is fun to go down to the basement and go back in time at primo vino.

Thank Malachi W
Reviewed 17 August 2014

My family and I went there yesterday for the Italian Fest. A horrible experience. I am from Italy, and I wanted to try authentic Italian food in Little Italy. We ordered veal, speghetti, lasagna. The veal was cold and covered with a jar of tomato...More

Thank Angiu m
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  • Address: 12511 Mayfield Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1931
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cleveland
  • Phone Number: +1 216-229-3334
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