Killer Dayton Meatballs You Need To Try

4 killer Dayton meatballs you must try

Mamma Mia, does Dayton has some magnificento meatballs!

We decided to roll out a few of the best meatballs the Gem City has to offer. 

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Source: Wheat Penny/ Flickr

Where: Wheat Penny, 515 Wayne Ave., Dayton

Why it rates: Pork and beef meatballs on cheesy polenta in a red wine sauce will leave you whining for more.

Cost: $8.95

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Mamma DiSalvo s meatballs (Source: Michelle Fong)

Where: Mamma DiSalvo Risturante, 1375 E. Stroop Road, Kettering

Why it rates: Gigantic homemade meatball best served up in a bowl with Mamma DiSalvo’s famous sauce.

Cost: $5.

Note: Spaghetti, linguini or angel hair pasta and meatballs is $14.  You can also get the balls right next door at Disalvo Deli & Italian Store for $2.55 each.  

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Source: Facebook/Giovanni's Pizzeria é Ristorante Italiano

Where: Giovanni's Pizzeria é Ristorante Italiano, 215 W. Main St. in Fairborn.

Why it rates: You can taste tradition in the meatballs.

Cost: Spaghetti with two meatballs is $9.75. A meatball sub is $6.50 ($7 with cheese)

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Roost Modern Italian's Spaghetti e Polpette (Source: Yelp user Darren L.)

Where: Roost Modern Italian, 524 E. Fifth Street in Dayton

Why it rates: two yummy meatballs and marinara.

Cost: $4 as a side dish 

Try it in an entree: Spaghetti e Polpette – spaghetti, beef and pork meatballs, basil crumbs, and parmigiano is $19

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