Molto Bene is the place everyone loves, with a warm, welcoming vibe and a deliciously classic and contemporary Italian menu. We serve Gelato made fresh daily from award winning GelatoStar.
It is our pleasure to serve you!
GF= Gluten Free
Toasted bread brushed with fresh garlic
and topped with a mixture of fresh diced tomatoes, EVOO, and basil.
Four slices of toasted bread with assorted toppings. One each of tomatoes & mozzarella, goat cheese and fig preserves, salmon & mascarpone, and eggplant.
Cavolfiore Al Forno 11 GF
Baked cauliflower topped with herbs
Zucchini fritte 11
Zucchini planks breaded and fried.
Rice balls filled with asiago cheese.
Cozze In Sugo Di Pomodoro 15 GF
Mussels over house-made pomodoro sauce.
Ciabatta bread topped with whipped ricotta, truffle olive oil, honey, marinated olives, grapes, prosciutto, and asiago cheese.
Caprese 11 GF
Slices of fresh mozzarella, tomatoes,
basil, and EVOO.
Caesar 10 GF
Romaine lettuce, croutons, and shaved
Molto Bene 10 GF
Mixed greens, tomatoes, cucumbers, red onions, and croutons. Served with EVOO and balsamic vinegar glaze.
Della Zia 11 GF
Mixed greens, beets, glazed pecans,
goat cheese. Served with EVOO and balsamic vinegar glaze.
Aggiungere (Add ons)
Smoked salmon 5, anchovies 3, goat cheese / provolone / gorgonzola dolce 3 ea.
Pollo alla Parmigiana 22
Chicken coated with bread crumbs, sautéed, and topped with pomodoro sauce and mozzarella. Served on a bed of penne pasta.
Cioppino 35 GF
Seafood stew of clams, shrimp, mussels, calamari, scallops, and white fish, simmered in an herbed tomato and wine broth. Served with a toasted Italian bread.
Risotto al Frutti di Mare 30
Arborio rice with mussels, calamari, clams, shrimp, and pomodoro sauce.
NEW! Cotoletta di Vitello 38
Grilled premium angus veal chop served with
aglio e olio pasta & asparagus.
Trota al Cartoccio 35 GF
Fresh trout baked in parchment paper with shrimp, calamari, clams, mussels, and pomodoro sauce. Served with a Molto Bene side salad.
Steak Tagliata 30 GF
Marinated steak tossed over an arugula salad and topped with shaved parmigiano cheese.
Picatta di Pollo 24 GF
Chicken breast cooked with a light lemon cream sauce, capers, white wine, butter, and spices. Served over linguine pasta.
NEW! Il Piatto Speciale del Chef MP
Each week our chef offers a unique Italian dish that you won’t find on your menu. Ask your server for this week’s special!
Tomato and ground beef sauce, fresh
mozzarella, parmigiano cheese, and
Spaghetti Ai Frutti Di Mare 26
Shrimp, clams, mussels, calamari, white wine, tomatoes, garlic, herbs, and pomodoro sauce.
Gnocchi Alla Sorrentina 20
Gnocchi baked with pomodoro sauce, basil,
and fresh mozzarella.
Penne Alla Carbonara 22
Pancetta, parmigiano cheese, and egg yolk.
Linguine Al Salmone E Pistacchi 26
Smoked fresh salmon with pistachios,
served over linguine pasta, topped
with pomodoro sauce and hint of cream.
Penne Arrabbiata 19
Garlic, red pepper flakes, and
spicy pomodoro sauce. (very spicy)
Cavatelli Alla Norma 20
Cavatelli pasta mixed with eggplant pieces, spices, basil, topped with crispy eggplant and pomodoro sauce.
Linguine Vongole 26
Clams, garlic, white wine, olive oil, and parsley. Served over linguine pasta.
Sachetti Panna E Prosciutto 22
Four cheese purse pasta topped with alfredo style creamy pink sauce and prosciutto.
Rigatoni Alla Vodka Al Modo Mio 22
Onion, bacon, and house made vodka sauce. Served over rigatoni pasta.
Ravioli Di Aragosta 28
Lobster ravioli in lobster cream and cognac sauce.
Fettuccine Al Ragú 20
Fresh fettuccine pasta topped with house made ragú sauce (meat sauce).
Penne Ai Gamberi 23
Shrimp, white wine, garlic, herbs, and pomodoro sauce with hint of cream.
NEW! Tortelloni In Crema Di Funghi 25
Cheese-filled tortellini with mushrooms topped with a white parmesan truffle cream.
Tortino al Cioccolato with Gelato 10
Warm molten chocolate cake with a
scoop of gelato.
Cantucci E Vin Santo 11
Vin Santo Italian dessert wine and almond biscotti.
Limone Ripieno 9
Tartufo Nero 9
Panna Cotta & Amarena 8
Italian dessert with amarena cherries.
Torta di limone 8
Espresso with a scoop of gelato.
Due to local laws, we can only serve beer on Sundays.
Prosecco, peach juice
Molto Bene Spritz
Lemoncello, prosecco, cranberry
Blood orange mix, tequila, lime
Campari, Prosecco & sweet vermouth
Saphire Bombay gin, Cointreau, Blue Curaçao
Espresso, Patron Crema de Cafe & Tito's Vodka
Tequila El Jimador shot
Tito’s vodka shot
Jameson scotch whiskey
Rum Bacardi Reserva
Tequila Patron & pellegrino
Johnnie Walker Black Label
BIRRA IN BOTTIGLIA (Bottle)
Great Lakes Dortmunder
The Brew kettle White Rajah IPA
For our most current list of wines, please click on the icon.
Join our team!
For positions available and other information please contact us HERE
We look forward to hearing from you!
In order to provide the safest and efficient service for all our customers, please follow these guidelines:
We prefer and we encourage that you make your reservation for your table 24 hours in advance.
If you don’t have a reservation, please come into the restaurant to see our host (our waiting area is eliminated for now) We will put your name and number on our wait list. We ask that you wait in your car until we call when your table is available.
No Gelato walk-ins
Parties are limited to 5 people or less due to our limited space available
We encourage you limit your dining time to 90 minutes due to our limited seating & to ensure that we can accommodate the rest of our guests.
For the safety of our customers and our staff, at this time we don’t allow gelato walk-in sales nor samples; dine-in only.
We appreciate your patience with us and our staff. We do our best to ensure that you enjoy a wonderful dinner in a safe environment on this difficult time for everyone.
18401 Detroit Ave.
Lakewood, OH 44107
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TUESDAY - SATURDAY
Kitchen closes at 9pm.
Kitchen closes at 8pm.
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