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Best Italian Restaurants in Preston

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A photo of TAVOLATA restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(272)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Preston
Booked 2 times today
TAVOLATA consistently delivers an excellent Italian dining experience, with many customers praising the authenticity of its cuisine. Known for its “delicious wood-fired pizza” and “heavenly” pasta, the dishes are often highlighted as “simple traditional Italian food done extremely well”. The prompt service is lauded as friendly and helpful, which along with the great ambiance, adds to the overall experience. The restaurant is particularly appreciated for its cozy outdoor area with heating - perfect for winter months. Many customers, having relished their experience, state they will return, with one even declaring it as 'the best Italian restaurant' they've visited in a long time.
A photo of p r o v a restaurant
5.0
Exceptional(7)
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • Thornbury
An intimate dining experience in an Italian grocer. Friday & Saturday dinner by reservation only. Seasonal set menu which changes frequently. Hosted in Pastificio Sandro - entry is via rear laneway at 822 High Street Thornbury.
A photo of Di Stasio Carlton restaurant
4.5
Awesome(340)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Carlton
Booked 10 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 DOC Pizza & Mozzarella Bar - Carlton restaurant
4.4
Awesome(537)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Carlton
Booked 22 times today
DOC Pizza & Mozzarella Bar, located in Carlton, is highly recommended for its authentic Pizzeria cuisine. It's considered one of the best restaurants in Melbourne, boasting impeccable service and a welcoming ambiance. The pizzas are lauded for their authenticity, top-quality ingredients, and generous portions. Many reviews praise their food, consistently noting the speed at which dishes are served and the excellent quality of the pizzas. Not only is the food highly praised, but the friendly, efficient service and the vibrant atmosphere were also highlighted. With numerous reviewers branding it their "all-time favorite pizza in Melbourne" and planning return visits, DOC Pizza & Mozzarella Bar is a clear standout in the Pizzeria scene.
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4.7
Exceptional(126)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Fitzroy
Booked 6 times today
Alta Trattoria has garnered high praise from customers for its authentic and delicious Italian cuisine. Customers rave about the "fabulous food", "fantastic service" and the "beautiful space with a touch of Italy", crucial factors that distinguish it from other restaurants. The customers appreciate the "delicious pasta", "truffle risotto", "Focaccia, cheese and leek flan & vitello tonnato" and the "amazing wine selection". Apart from the high-quality food, the excellent service and the restaurant's ambiance also contribute significantly to the overall dining experience. As one reviewer accurately sums up, Alta Trattoria is that "little gem" that everyone dreams of discovering, destined to become a cult destination for lovers of authentic Italian food.
A photo of Good Gnocchi restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(142)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Carlton North
Booked 6 times today
Good Gnocchi, as the name suggests, is well-known for serving the most delectable and authentic Italian Gnocchi. Testimonials from customers emphasise the quality of the food, with one patron exclaiming, "The Wagyu Gnocchi Lasagna was AMAZING! Best Gnocchi I've had in a long time! Definitely recommended!" The general consensus on the reviews is that Good Gnocchi offers a warm, inviting atmosphere with exceptional service. It's not just the gnocchi that shines; customers also rave about the other delicious offerings such as the pumpkin and safe gnocchi and the garlic bread, ensuring a taste of Italy in every bite.
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4.5
Awesome(331)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Alphington
Booked 4 times today
Alphington Social is repeatedly praised for its high-quality authentic Italian cuisine, as per multiple guest reviews. Visitors frequently commend both the food and service, with comments such as "Delicious, handmade, authentic Italian-style food," and "Excellent service and food, great environment." Many customers remark on the great value and pleasant ambiance, and often express their eagerness to return. Particular menu highlights include pizzas, pasta, and unique dishes like pistachio-crusted chicken and squid ink pasta. Customers have expressed their appreciation for the restaurant's ability to cater to dietary needs and its welcoming staff. This solid reputation and repetitive positive feedback make Alphington Social a standout for Italian cuisine.
A photo of Johnny's Green Room restaurant
3.6
Very Good(68)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Carlton
Booked 5 times today
Johnny's Green Room stands out in the realm of Italian cuisine, as evidenced by the glowing reviews of its patrons. Located with a stunning city view, this restaurant goes beyond merely serving food—it crafts memorable experiences, coupled with an inviting vibe and excellent service. Customers frequently praise the outstanding food, referring to it specifically as "amazing", "excellent", and "great". The establishment also boasts a professional team that is both friendly and efficient. Moreover, the ambiance of the venue adds to the overall sensory delight, often drawing comparisons to the vibrant setting of a summer rooftop bar in the Mediterranean.
A photo of L'Artigiano Ivanhoe restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(539)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Ivanhoe
Booked 7 times today
L'Artigiano Ivanhoe is a much-loved Italian restaurant situated in the heart of Ivanhoe. Known for its authentic Italian food, this family-owned restaurant provides a warm, friendly atmosphere, making it a perfect venue for a romantic dinner, a catch up with friends, or to celebrate a special occasion. Its menu offers a wide variety of choices, including daily specials, praised by regular customers for its flavorful dishes cooked to perfection. From pasta dishes to pollo cacciatore, each meal is prepared in true Italian style, giving each customer a memorable dining experience. The excellent customer service, beautiful ambiance, and extensive wine list further enhance L'Artigiano Ivanhoe's reputation as a leading Italian restaurant. It's highly recommended by reviewers for its vegetarian options, wonderful service, and the quality of food and drinks.
A photo of Ciao Mamma restaurant
4.4
Awesome(30)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Brunswick
Booked 7 times today
We're a vibrant modern concept Italian eatery in Brunswick Victoria, making traditional fresh pasta and sauce daily on site! We are accredited Gluten-free by Coeliac Australia and have many Gluten-Free options along with Vegetarian options.For bookings please select "book a table" from our website , bookings of 10 (over 12yrs old) or more will be required to take up one of our set menu options which can be viewed on our website:
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