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Cuyahoga Falls Avenue, Akron, OH
+1 330-928-9530
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“spaghetti” (7 reviews)
“bread” (7 reviews)
Closes in 2 min
All hours
$$ - $$$
Cuyahoga Falls Avenue, Akron, OH
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

This was the worst food I have ever had, needed an Italian restaurant to eat at the night before the Akron Marathon. I got the homemade noodles and chicken cutlet, seriously it was bland, greasy and watery on the bottom I had to make myself...More

Thank Felecia E
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

My family has been dining here for over 30 years! So many things are so delicious especially the Manicotti, Lasagna and the meatball sandwich! Very friendly atmosphere and fun place to dine!

Thank Carol O
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I always have great food! Baked manicotti is amazing, as well as home made spaghetti noodles. My son loves the meatballs!

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 29 June 2017

There is a small room for private gatherings and we attended a business seminar there. Our server and the food were both very good. I'm not much of a fan of Italian Cuisine, so I ordered Dontino's Special Salad. A fair sized bed of lettuce,...More

Thank Fred S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Nothing great here. Italian food is just ok. Sauce is average. Prices have gone up quite a bit and the quality has not. Large chunks of white lettuce in small salad with slightly warm and wilted lettuce. Spaghetti was served jut warm, not hot and...More

Thank diner307
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The atmosphere was nice and the prices were decent. The food was mediocre at best, with paper thin chicken parmesan which might as well have been cardboard. The lasagna was tasteless, and the shrimp alfredo tasted store bought. We were really disappointed.

Thank Nancy D
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We have been here with friends several times and have always had an enjoyable time. Nice comfortable atmosphere, family friendly, and fresh tasting food. The pasta sauces are very good. Friendly staff. Definitely will keep coming!

Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed 23 August 2016

the most family friendly place I've been. My kids were talking about this and they are 36, 30, and 28 years old! We have always gone there, and the kids running it today are 36 today..

1  Thank sunnyda
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Dontino's has been a North Hill fixture for years. We had not visited it in years so went on one of their Monday 'All You Can Eat' specials. It was early and not very crowded when we were there, Fairly extensive menu. We did not...More

2  Thank Flashphan
Reviewed 9 July 2016

NE Ohio is not the best spot for good Italian food, in our experience. There have been some excellent restaurants, but most of them either closed or went downhill. We had never been to Dontino's until this visit. We will be coming back. The pasta,...More

Thank stubbs1970
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cuyahoga Falls Avenue, Akron, OH
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Akron
  • Phone Number: +1 330-928-9530
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