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We welcome you to join us for any meal of the day, or to simply savor a nice cup of coffee while overlooking Lake Superior. But consider yourself warned: by your third visit here, you’ll be such a part of our family we just may offer you an apron.

Please scroll down to view our extensive menu, or click on one of the options below.

Menu

Breakfast  |  Lunch  |  Dinner  |  Bar Menu  |  Appetizers  |  Salads  |  Desserts  |  Coffee/Tea  |  Take-n-Go Family Meals  |  Catering

 

 

Breakfast

Homemade Italian Favorites

We offer daily Grab-n-go specials for breakfast on the run. Or join us in our dining room or on our deck for a fantastic meal overlooking Lake Superior.

Omelette
Three eggs and mixed Italian cheeses, made-to-order with your choice of three of the following: spinach, onions, peppers, tomatoes, mushrooms, artichokes, olives, ham, turkey, bacon, prosciutto or sausage. Served with breakfast potatoes and Vienna toast.

Eggs and Toast
Two eggs cooked to your liking with Vienna toast. Option to add ham, bacon, sausage or potatoes.

Denver Florentine
Egg sandwich with ham, onion, peppers, spinach and cheddar cheese on buttered Vienna toast. Option to add potatoes.

Breakfast Bruschetta Valentini’s Specialty!
Bruschetta crust layered with egg, ham and cheese on one half and warmed honey mascarpone and jam on the other half.

French Toast–Italian Style Valentini’s Specialty!
Grilled Vienna bread slices stuffed with honey mascarpone filling, topped with spiced berry fruit compote.

Pancakes (Fritella)
Three light buttermilk pancakes with choice of apples, mixed berries or chocolate chips, served with maple syrup.

Hot Apple Almond Cinnamon Oatmeal
Old-fashioned oatmeal simmered with apple and cinnamon. Served with cream and brown sugar. Option to add craisins, raisins, candied almonds or granola.

Fruit Parfaits
Yogurt and fresh fruit topped with crunchy granola crumbles.

Toast
Toasted Vienna bread with peanut butter or jam.

Side of Fresh Fruit
Cup of seasonal fruit.

 

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Lunch

Homemade Italian Favorites

Made just the way you want. Smaller appetite? Ask for a half-size portion. Bigger appetite? Add meatballs, sausage, chicken or a garden salad.

Meat Ravioli Valentini’s Specialty!
Our famous pork, beef and spinach-stuffed pasta paired with choice of sauce and Romano cheese.

Cheese Ravioli
Pillowed pasta of ricotta, Parmesan, Asiago and Fontina cheeses with choice of sauce.

Chicken Florentine Pasta
Choice of pasta with tomatoes, spinach, chicken and garlic in creamy wine sauce with Romano cheese.

Spinach Garlic Tortelloni
Tortelloni stuffed with a cheese, spinach & garlic mixture tossed with sausage and sundried tomato alfredo.

Carbonara ala Valentini
Linguini, prosciutto and Romano cheese tossed in our light Italian butter cream sauce.

Simply Pasta
Fettuccini, linguini or penne topped with sugo, Alfredo sauce or pomodoro sauce.

Gnocchi
Homemade potato dumplings topped with sugo, pomodoro sauce or pesto sauce.

Sausage and Peppers Penne
Valentini’s Italian sausage sautéed with peppers, onions, wine and garlic tossed with penne, basil and Parmesan.

Pesto Penne and Sun-dried Tomatoes
Classic basil pesto set with heavy cream, sun-dried tomatoes and penne pasta.

Penne ala Vodka
Penne, prosciutto, butter and garlic sautéed in a creamy tomato basil sauce.

Cheese Tortellini ala Valentini
Cheese tortellini tossed with sautéed prosciutto, garlic, onions, mushrooms and peas in a buttery cream sauce, topped with basil.

Citrus Butter Shrimp Prima Vera
Linguini tossed with sauteed zucchini, squash, carrots, broccoli & baby shrimp in a light citrus butter sauce.

Lasagna
Classic meat lasagna layered with beef, sausage, ricotta, mozzarella, & sugo. Nonna's favorite!

Pizzas 9”

Valentini’s Chicken Alfredo Pizza
Chicken, Alfredo sauce, artichokes, Spinach and Mozzarella Cheese.

Veggie Pesto Pomodoro Pizza
Pesto, Boursin Cheese, Tomatoes, Veggies and Fontina.

Mediterranean Pizza
Pepperoni, Sausage, Artichokes, Peppers, Spinach, Black & Green Olives, Boursin & Mozzarella Cheeses.

Tropical Chicken Pizza
Chicken, Pineapple, Banana Peppers, Onion, Boursin & Parmesan.

Sicilian Special Pizza
Salami, Sausage, Pepperoni, & Bacon with Mozzarella & Cheddar on Marinara Sauce.

Pizza Mia
Choose a Sauce: Marinara, Alfredo or Pesto
Choose a Cheese: Mozzarella, Cheddar, Provolone or Feta
Choose 2 Toppings: Sausage, Pepperoni, Chicken, Mushrooms, Artichokes, Peppers, Olives, Onions, Spinach or Bananas Peppers.

Valentini's Mafia Burgers

 

Burgers are made with USDA Choice Prime Beef. Thick, juicy & specially seasoned to perfection! Served with crispy-coated Brew Fries & Spicy Mayo.

Mafia Burger – Best in Town!
USDA Choice Prime beef. Provolone cheese, pomodoro sauce and a touch of pesto.

Walleye Crab Burger
Golden brown walleye crab patty, a slice of tomato & Romaine lettuce with lemon aioli sauce on a ciabatta bun.

Build Your Own Burger
Choose three toppings: onions, mushrooms, bacon, cheddar, Swiss, Provolone or American cheese.

 

Panini’s and Hot Sandwiches

A little of this and a little of that, all grilled on a rustic Italian roll. Served with warm kettle chips.

Panini’s and Hot Sandwiches are available from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Roast Beef Mushroom & Swiss Panini
Layers of roast beef, onions, mushrooms, spinach, Swiss cheese & Bistro sauce on grilled marble rye.

Grilled Mediterranean Panini
Spinach, Roma tomato, turkey, bacon and cheddar with sun-dried tomato bistro sauce.

Chicken Alfredo Panini
Char-grilled chicken breast, bacon, mozzarella and spinach with Valentini’s Alfredo sauce.

Eggplant Parmesan Panini
Golden fried eggplant, spinach, pomodoro & mozzarella on a grilled sourdough.

Spicy Chicken Diablo Wrap
Battered chicken tender, a touch of creamy Boursin, cheddar cheese and Valentini's original spicy/sweet Diable sauce wrapped in a tortilla.

Tacchino Apple Wrap
Turkey (tacchino), bacon, spinach, apple, cheddar cheese & Boursin rolled into a grilled tortilla wrap.

Valentini Pan-Fried Walleye Sandwich
Try our famous pan-fried, seafood stuffed walleye layered in a toasted ciabatta roll. With or without the stuffing it's great!

Breaded Pork Tenderloin
Marinated pork tenderloin topped with tomato, lettuce, Parmesan & chipotle cinnamon infused sour cream. Served on a ciabatta.

Iron Range Porketta
Valentini’s homemade slow-cooked Porketta layered on a ciabatta roll with artichoke dip, spinach & provolone

Valentini's Italian Beef
Juicy, seasoned Italian beef smothered with melted provolone cheese, carmelized onions & peppers on Great Harvest rustic bread.

Tuscan Clubhouse
Smoked turkey, ham, bacon, provolone and American cheese, romaine and tomato.

Reuben Classico
Savory corned beef, sauerkraut and melted Swiss cheese on grilled marble rye.

BLTini
Valentini's BLT (Bacon, lettuce, tomato) with a dollup of pesto mayo on a grilled sourdough bread.

 

Lunch Combos – ­On the Lighter Side

Soup del Giorno (of the day)
Soup & Italian Salad
Soup & Deli Sandwich
Bruschetta & Italian Salad
Deli Sandwich & Italian Salad
Walleye Cakes & Italian Salad

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Dinner

All pasta dishes, sausages, meatballs or chicken cacciatore available in family size, served in large bowls to pass around the table. Five orders of any of these items for the price of four!

Homemade Italian Favorites

Served with rustic Italian bread. Option to add meatballs, sausage, chicken cacciatore or side salad.

Meat Ravioli Valentini’s Specialty!
Our famous pork, beef and spinach-stuffed pasta, paired with sugo and Romano cheese.

Cheese Ravioli Valentini’s Specialty!
Pillowed pasta of ricotta, Parmesan, Asiago and Fontina cheeses with choice of sauce.

Sicilian Ravioli
Meat or cheese ravioli with a combination of bolognese & pomodoro, sausage, pepperoni, peppers & onions with romano cheese.

Simply Pasta
Fettuccini, linguini, or penne topped with sugo, pomodoro, Bolognese, pesto or Alfredo sauce.

Gnocchi Valentini’s Specialty!
Homemade potato dumplings topped with sugo, pomodoro or pesto sauce and Romano cheese

 

Specialty Pastas

Served with rustic Italian bread. Option to add chicken or shrimp, or a side salad.

Sausage and Peppers Penne
Valentini’s Italian sausage sautéed with bell pepper, onion, wine and garlic, tossed with penne, basil and Parmesan.

Penne ala Vodka
Sautéed prosciutto with butter and garlic in a creamy tomato basil sauce, tossed with penne, crushed red pepper and Parmesan.

Carbonara ala Valentini Valentini’s Specialty!
Linguini, prosciutto and Romano cheese tossed in our light Italian butter cream sauce

Chicken Florentine Pasta
Sautéed chicken, spinach, tomato and garlic in a creamy wine sauce, tossed with pasta and Parmesan.

Shrimp Scampi Roma
Scampied shrimp with roma tomatoes, asparagus & peppers with a light lemon/garlic cream sauce over angel hair pasta

Lemon Butter Seafood Linguini
Seared shrimp & scallops served over linguini tossed with a lightly seasoned lemon butter sauce, sauteed zucchini, squash, peas & sundried tomatoes

Spinach Garlic Tortelloni
Tortelloni stuffed with a cheese, spinach & garlic mixture tossed with sausage and sundried tomato alfredo.

Tortellini ala Valentini
Cheese tortellini tossed with sautéed prosciutto, red onion, tomato, peas, garlic and onions in a buttery cream sauce, topped with basil and Parmesan.

Pesto Penne with Sun-Dried Tomatoes
Classic basil pesto set with heavy cream, sun-dried tomatoes and penne pasta.

Mediterranean Cheese Ravioli
Valentini’s cheese ravioli smothered with marinated artichoke hearts, olives, peppers, onions, sun-dried feta and Parmesan cheeses.

Fettuccini Alfredo with Chicken
Fettuccini and grilled chicken breast tossed with Valentini’s creamy Alfredo and Parmesan.

 

Entrees

Served with rustic Italian bread and garden salad or cup of soup.

A Little of This. A Little of That with Justina's Chicken Cacciatore
Combination plate of slow-roasted chicken in a rosemary wine sauce, ravioli, carbonara and either meatball or sausage.

Nello’s Marinated Kabobs – Sirloin or Chicken Breast
Choose a kabob skewered with peppers, onions, bacon, mushrooms and baby red potato. Served over rice pilaf.

Chicken Marsala
Grilled chicken breast, bacon, mushrooms, onions & garlic pan sauteed together in a creamy marsala sauce served over fettuccini with parmesan cheese and parsley.

USDA Choice Ribeye Steak (12 oz)
A juice tender grilled ribeye steak served with potatoes and chef’s vegetable Option to add mushrooms and onions, or bleu cheese butter and balsamic glaze.

Seafood-Stuffed Walleye Valentini’s Specialty!
Crusted freshwater filet with seafood, herb and cheese stuffing and a garlic lemon aioli. Served with rice pilaf and chef’s vegetable.

Eggplant Parmesan
House-breaded eggplant layered with Paremsan, tomatoes, topped with pomodoro and served over linguini.

 

Pizza and Burgers


Grilled Chicken Alfredo Pizza Valentini’s Specialty!
Grilled chicken, Alfredo sauce, artichokes, spinach and mozzarella cheese.

Pesto Pomodora Pizza
Pesto, Boursin cheese, tomatoes and mozzarella cheese.

Mediterranean Pizza
Artichokes, Peppers, Spinach, Black & Green Olives, Boursin & Feta cheesees.

Tropical Chicken Pizza
Chicken, Pineapple, Banan Peppers, Onion, Boursin & Parmesan.

Sicilian Special Pizza
Salami, Sausage, Pepperoni & Bacon with Mozzarella & Chedar on Marinara Sauce.

Pizza Mia
Choose a Sauce: marinara, Alfredo or pesto
Choose a Cheese: mozzarella, cheddar, fontina or feta
Choose Two Toppings: sausage, pepperoni, chicken, mushrooms, artichokes, spinach, olives, mixed peppers or banana peppers.

Mafia Burger – (Best in Town)
USDA Choice Prime beef topped with provolone cheese, caramelized onions, pomodoro sauce and a touch of pesto. Served with crispy-coated brew fries.

Breaded Pork Tenderloin Sandwich & Brew Fries
Marinated pork tenderloin topped with tomato, lettuce, Parmesan & chipotle cinnamon infused sour cream. Served on a ciabatta. Served with crispy-coated brew fries.

Eggplant Parmesan Ciabatta
Golden fried eggplant, spinach, pomodoro sauce & mozzarella cheese on a toased ciabatta roll. Served with crispy-coated brew fries.

Walleye Crab Burger
Golden brown walleye crab patty, a slice of tomato & romaine lettuce with lemon aioli sauce on a ciabatta bun. Served with crispy-coated brew fries.

Build Your Own Burger
Choose three toppings: onions, mushrooms, bacon, cheddar, Swiss, or American cheese.

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Bar Menu

Happy Hour specials 4:00-6 p.m. Mon-Fri

Appetizers and Pizzas


Pizzas 9”  – Choose a sauce, cheese and 2 toppings
Sauce: Marinara, Alfredo, or Pesto
Toppings: Sausage, Pepperoni, Chicken, Olives, Spinach, Onions, Artichokes, Peppers, Mushrooms or Banana Peppers
Cheese: Mozzarella, Cheddar, Feta

Artichoke Dip
Cheesy, bubbly hot dip with Artichokes, Peppers, Green Onions, Fontina and Cream Cheese. Served with Crackers.

Italian Eggrolls
Crispy Eggrolls filled with Sausage, Peppers, Onion, Artichokes, Spinach and Cheese. Served with Sugo. Spicy Sugo Optional

Taco Dago
Layers of Cream Cheese with Pomodoro, Sun-dried Tomato Pesto, Olives, Artichokes and Parmesan Cheese. Served with Golden Pasta Chips.

 

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Appetizers

Artichoke Dip
Bubbly hot cheesy dip with artichokes, green onion, peppers and Parmesan.

Italian Egg Rolls
Crispy egg roll wraps of sausage, spinach, artichokes, peppers, onions and cheese. Served with sugo or balsamic vinaigrette.

Seafood Cakes
Golden crispy cakes of walleye, peppers, onions, parsley and seasonings, served with aioli.

Bruschetta ­Valentini’s Specialty!
Handtossed crust with seasoned olive oil, onion, spinach, Roma tomato, Parmesan and Romano cheese.

Stuffed Mushrooms
Button caps baked with crab, shrimp, peppers, wild rice and four melted cheeses.

Valentini's Mega Meatball & Garlic Cheese Bread
Our giant cheese-stuffed tasty meatball as featured at Target Field & Wade Stadium!

Honey Smoked Salmon Crostinis
Super moist Atlantic honey-smoked salmon on toasted garlic butter crostinis layered with herbed cream cheese. Served with fruit.

Taco Dago
Mixture of cream cheese, pomodoro sauce and sundried tomato pesto layered with olive tapenade, marinated tomatoes, artichoke hearts and parmesan cheese. Served with pasta chips.

Deep Fried Cheese Raviolis
Our golden-fried cheese raviolis, served with sugo or pomodoro sauce.

 

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Salads

Valentini’s Italian Salad
The freshest garden vegetables and seasonal fruits tossed with mixed greens, Parmesan, croutons and our famous Italian dressing.

Caprese Salad
Spring greens with sweet basil, tomato and fresh mozzarella, drizzled with olive oil and balsamic vinaigrette.

Caesar Salad
Green leaf romaine, Parmesan, croutons and Caesar dressing. Option to add chicken or anchovies.

Honey-Smoked Salmon Salad
A bed of greens with cucumbers, tomatoes, egg & Atlantic honey-smoked salmon, topped with feta cheese & butter pecan vinaigrette.

Sicilian Chef Salad
Mixed greens, ham, turkey, cheeses, egg, tomato, cucumber, red onion & croutons.

Sarnano Chicken Salad
Romaine, fresh fruits, homemade candied almonds, chicken breast, crispy wontons and raspberry vinaigrette.

Spinach Salad
Fresh spinach, mushrooms, cherry tomatoes, bacon, red onion, egg & mozzarella cheese topped with balsamic vinaigrette

Mediterranean Greek Salad
Mixed greens, tomato, black and green olives, red onion, artichoke hearts, pepperoncinis, feta and balsamic vinaigrette. Option to add grilled chicken, beef tenderloin or grilled shrimp.

Tacchino Cranberry Salad
Rotini pasta, turkey, celery, green onions, dried cranberries, candied almonds & homemade poppyseed dressing.

Garden Side Salad
Mixed greens with cucumber, tomato, red onion, Parmesan and croutons.

 

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Desserts

Valentini’s specialty desserts include Chocolate Eclairs, Tiramisu, Crème Brulee, Carrot Mascarpone Cake, Triple Chocolate Kiss Cake, Cheesecakes, Tortes, Fabulous Brownies and Cookies.

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Coffees and Teas

Valentini’s offers dark European roast and a decaf blend of Douwe Egberts coffee, a special Dutch coffee system widely featured across Europe.
Espresso , Lattes, Mochas and Cappuccinos,
Ice Tea, Herbal Teas, Black Teas

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Take-n-Go Family Meals

(serves 6-8 people)

Any of the pasta dishes on our menu can be ordered packaged and ready to go. It's a fast and affordable way to feed your busy family. We accommodate most any request. If you don’t see something on our menu, please ask!

Download our Take-N-Go Menu (126kb pdf)

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