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Molinari Delicatessen

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Italian, Deli
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1/2 Pint / 1 Pint / 1 Pint. Molinari's Also Has Many Seasonal And Special Occasion Salads Per Customer Requests.
Potato & Egg
Fresh Greek Salad
Home Made Chicken Salad
Garlic Mushrooms
Olive Bar
imported & domestic
Marinated Artichoke Hearts
Stuffed Peppers
wit prosciutto & provolone
Imported Sweet Bell Peppers
Molinari Special "italian Combo"
Italian Salame
Mixed Cheese Sandwiches
Chicken Salad Sandwich
Prosciutto Domestic
Prosciutto Di Parma
imported from italy
Hot Salame
Coppa "hot Or Mild"
Sopressata Salame
North Beach Special
prosciutto, provolone, sun dried tomatoes, with sweet bell peppers
Renzo Special
prosciutto, coppa "hot or mild" fresh mozzarella, with sun dried tomatoes
Joe Special
fresh mozzarella, sweet bell peppers, sun dried tomatoes with basil garlic spread
Basil Turkey Special
turkey, fresh mozzarella, sweet bell peppers, sun dried tomatoes, with basil garlic spread
South Beach Special
turkey, provolone, artichoke hearts, sun dried tomatoes with basil garlic spread
Lucca Special
mortadella, provolone, sweet bell peppers, sun dried tomatoes, with lettuce
Veggi Special
sun dried tomatoes, artichoke hearts, lettuce, fresh tomato, pepperoni, oil and vinegar, with basil garlic spread
Grilled Foccacia Special
prosciutto, fresh mozzarella, sun dried tomatoes with sweet bell pepper
Luciano Special
parma prosciutto, sweet coppa, fresh mozzarella, sun dried tomatoes, onions with lettuce, on grilled focaccia bread
Meatball Sandwich
our home made meatballs covered in marinara sauce with choice of bread
Sausage Sandwich
our own sicilian style sausage with peppers & onions sauteed in garlic & wine
Chicken Cutlet Sandwich
"our crowd pleaser" homemade breaded chicken breast with cheese
Chicken Parmesan Sandwich
crispy breaded chicken breast buried in marinara sauce and topped with parmigiano
Grilled Eggplant (the Best)
buried in marinara sauce fresh mozzarella, with imported sun dried tomatoes
Sun Dried Tomatoes
Basil Garlic Spread
Artichoke Hearts
Fresh Homemade Mozzarella
french (hard or soft), dutchcrunch, seeded, wholewheat, rosemary, italian ciabatta & focaccia
"homemade" Meat Or Veggie Lasagna's
Eggplant Parmesan
Penne Al Forno
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in specifically to pick up my favorite dry salami in the world. Try their hot salami and salametti secchi. They also have various cheeses and meats, plus traditional sandwiches. Bravisimo!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank OnTheRoadAgain2240
Reviewed 13 February 2019

Great authentic Italian deli. Sandwich was fantastic with a wonderful selection. Very friendly and helpful people.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Paul M
Reviewed 13 February 2019

I love coming here for salami, cheese and pasta! I have actually never had their sandwiches but my coworkers rave about them. The staff here are super friendly and give great recommendations if you are unsure what to get. My favorite is their finocchiona, lovely...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank priscilla-rie
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

Read the reviews on this place before our trip, and made sure we included it in the itinerary. Fair to say we were not disappointed! Huge array of sandwiches on offer most including the wonderful cold meat selection on display. Pick your own bread and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank chris3192
Reviewed 15 January 2019

Molinari's has been around forever. It's what great deli's used to be like, tucked into every neighborhood. Now, it's almost one of a kind in San Francisco, though there is still Lucca in the Marina. Walking in the door, the aromas of a dozen salamis,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Twobe1
Reviewed 9 January 2019

My favorite sandwiches in San Francisco. Truly delicious and filling. You pick a number, select your bread and pass it to the staff when they call you up.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank sashamlarkin
Reviewed 7 January 2019

We had great italian sandwiches in washington square the visit was a great one,italian subs are great

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 12 December 2018

one of the best classic italian sandwich shop in san francisco ..my favorite ... Italian bread with parma prosciutto e sliced fresh buffalo mozzarella cheese or molinari salami with provolone cheese as per drinks Italian aranciata san pellegrino

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank ginolazzara
Reviewed 14 November 2018

The BEST salami! I'm on the East Coast and every time I go to San Francisco, I stock up on Molinari salami.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Diane H
Reviewed 11 November 2018

You must sample Italian deli sandwiches made with hand crafted meats and breads. Also, wines, balsamic vinegars and cheeses.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank My_viewNY
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Response from Gweebs | Reviewed this property |
Website says closed Sunday
17 August 2017|
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Response from DoxCam | Reviewed this property |
Outside of the deli, there are several seats and tables to sit and enjoy your purchase but no service is provided.
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26 September 2016|
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Response from CornmanSibling | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I never noted any gluten-free foods there - wasn't a focus for me. They might sell some gluten-free uncooked pasta; but don't believe their deli foods selections (sandwiches or salads) have a gluten free... More
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