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Scali Ristorante

1903 State Rte. 256 (E. Livingston Ave.) Send to Phone
614-759-7764 | Menu
Notable Italian fare on the far east side of Columbus.

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Lunch Thurs.-Fri., Dinner Tues.-Sat.
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Scali Ristorante Restaurant Review

: Scali is a Mecca for better-than-red-sauce Italian on the far east side of Columbus. Mamma bakes the breads, works the tables and warms up the otherwise straightforward, but pleasantly bright, d├ęcor. Her son Frank commands the open kitchen and, while he does a very credible job with the staple dishes, his daily offerings are the place to start. We recommend the LuLu---linguine tossed with shrimp, crab and fresh tomatoes in a mascarpone cream sauce. The wine list's Italian selection has steadily grown, is priced significantly lower than average and features nearly a dozen Chiantis. A good way to finish your meal is with a homemade dessert like tiramisu, cannoli or panna cotta.



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