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Best Italian restaurants in Albert Park

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A photo of Gilson restaurant
4.3
Awesome(601)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • South Yarra
Booked 55 times today
Gilson, a renowned restaurant located in Melbourne, is a beacon of top-notch Italian cuisine. Customers consistently praise its fantastic food, citing it as, "By far the best Italian in Melbourne." Authenticity is a highlight here, with one Italian patron describing it as their "best dinner ever". Another happy diner appreciates the "real Italian food" they enjoyed. The pasta dishes, commended for their burst of flavor and perfection in cooking, are a major attraction. Praise for the staff's excellent service and friendliness is abundant, contributing to the warm and welcoming ambience. Undoubtedly, Gilson offers a delightful and satisfying dining experience.
A photo of Park Street Pasta & Wine restaurant
4.5
Awesome(791)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • South Melbourne
Booked 14 times today
Park Street Pasta & Wine has garnered rave reviews for its astounding Italian cuisine. Patrons often remark about the authenticity of their pasta offerings. Notably, the restaurant was included in the '22 Best Italian Restaurants in Melbourne,’ highlighting its place amongst the crème de la crème of Italian dining in the city. Reviews underline the allure of its flawless dishes, excellent service, and great atmosphere. The restaurant's commitment to creating memorable dining experiences is evident, with diners commending their warm and welcoming nature. Whether you're celebrating a special occasion or just craving for exceptional Italian food, Park Street Pasta & Wine is highly recommended.
A photo of Il Solito Posto restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(952)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 24 times today
Il Solito Posto, a hidden gem in the heart of Melbourne, consistently impresses visitors with its authentic Italian cuisine. Regular customers swear by its "delicious Italian food" and "excellent service." The cosy ambiance, especially appreciated during winter, enhances the dining experience. The staff are acclaimed for their depth of knowledge, timely service and friendliness - delivering an experience that is not only about great food, but great hospitality. Whether it's a pre-theatre meal or a leisurely dinner, Il Solito Posto stands out for its beautiful setting, fantastic service, and most importantly, its delightful and authentic Italian dishes. With many looking forward to their next visits, this traditional Italian restaurant indeed lives up to its name—which in Italian, means "the usual place".
A photo of Trattoria Emilia restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1103)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 20 times today
Trattoria Emilia is hailed as one of the best Italian restaurants in Melbourne, Australia, offering an exceptional dining experience that reminds visitors of an idyllic European village. The restaurant is revered for its delicious cuisine, warm hospitality, and inviting ambience. Patrons consistently praise its excellent service and unique and generously served dishes, often highlighting their distinct authenticity. Some have even lauded Trattoria Emilia as the best Italian restaurant they've visited in Australia. The staff, including Ricardo and Sofia, have been noted for their attention to detail and personal touch, blending professionalism and genuine connection. The restaurant's menu is also adaptable to dietary requirements without compromising the richness of their Italian flavors.
A photo of Cecconi's Flinders Lane restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1088)
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 13 times today
Cecconi's Flinders Lane in Melbourne is praised as one of the best Italian restaurants in the city. It offers a delightful gastronomical journey marked by authentic Italian cuisine, complemented by the impeccable service. As quoted from reviews, every meal served is a "flavourgasm", with standouts like the deliciously juicy suckling pig. The Italian roots of the cuisine are highlighted by the extensive knowledge of the Italian wine selection, providing a truly authentic experience. Patrons lauded the consistent quality of food over the years, the welcoming ambience and exceptional service. Whether for a formal meal or special occasion, Cecconi's is highly recommended for its excellence in delivering an authentic Italian dining experience.
A photo of Bellota Wine Bar restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(4)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • South Melbourne
Booked 1 time today
Nestled next to Australia’s leading independent wine store, the Prince Wine Store, Bellota makes full use of the massive selection on offer from its sister business. The restaurant/wine bar brings to fruition a long-held desire to provide a venue that showcases the great wines of the world in a warm and friendly environment alongside beautifully executed food. Head chef Nicky Riemer champions the kitchen with her European cuisine which offers a sense of provenance and brings back flavours that often get lost in modern cooking techniques.The casual, friendly atmosphere is at the heart of Bellota. Our knowledgeable staff’s aim is simple; try and help you love the wine as much as they do. Our list changes with the seasons and wines are all available by the taste, glass and carafe (half bottle), reflecting our belief that good and interesting wines are made all over the globe. We also offer a small selection of iconic wines, poured by the taste utilising the Coravin wine access system.
A photo of Di Stasio Carlton restaurant
4.5
Awesome(311)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Carlton
Booked 50 times today
Di Stasio Carlton, located in Melbourne, has been praised as one of the best Italian restaurants by its clientele. The positive reviews speak of an authentic Italian experience, with customers complimenting both the quality of the food and the warm, professional service. Many regard their pizza as the best in Melbourne, if not the world, with particular admiration for the lobster pizza. They also applaud the restaurant's ambiance, noting its great decor and the comforting feeling of dining in an "authentically Italian" space. Notably, an Italian resident in Melbourne affirmed that dining at Di Stasio Carlton felt like being back home, which testifies to the authenticity of its cuisine. Despite hints of the restaurant being on the pricier side, the food, service, and overall experience were deemed worth the cost, earning Di Stasio Carlton glowing praise as a "mighty little gem" of a restaurant.
A photo of Rococo St Kilda restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1725)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • St Kilda
Booked 39 times today
Rococo St Kilda in Melbourne is widely acclaimed for its excellent Italian cuisine. The restaurant excels in serving up traditional Italian dishes, such as Spaghetti with Chargrilled Seafood and Spaghetti Meatballs, which are often mentioned as favourites by regular patrons. Diners consistently compliment the food for its authentic flavor, presentation, and excellence in quality. The restaurant's friendly and professional staff, along with its warm atmosphere, add to its appeal. As reflected in the reviews, Rococo St Kilda offers exquisite dining experiences to both locals and theatre-goers alike, providing timely and courteous service and taking the time to cater to specific dietary needs.
A photo of Di Stasio Citta restaurant
4.5
Awesome(430)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 31 times today
Di Stasio Citta has earned a splendid reputation for offering authentic Italian cuisine and a delightful dining experience. Its patrons often feel as if they've been transported straight to Italy, as mentioned in the reviews. The food is consistently lauded for its flawless execution, from the fish acquapazza to the moscardini. Additionally, the extensive Italian wine list and the unique pairing with the dishes are a food lover's joy. The restaurant's ambiance, akin to a modern art museum with projected artworks, imparts a distinct vibe. Moreover, the immaculate service has been appreciated by numerous customers, further solidifying its position as a top-tier Italian restaurant in Melbourne.
A photo of Neighbourhood Pizza restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(324)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Armadale
Booked 34 times today
Neighbourhood Pizza, located on the vibrant Beatty Rd strip, is a much-loved local spot renowned for its genuine Italian cuisine. Customers rave about its "delicious food," mentioning that the "pizza was what you’d expect in Italy," and the pasta is delectable with "lots of options for kids." The staff are also often mentioned, praised for being "friendly, fast, and lovely." The atmosphere and decor also transport you to Italy, with the "genuine candlelight" and "bar (tall) table option." Though always bustling, it seems to add to the enjoyable eating experience, with comments such as, "Always packed, but in a good way."
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