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Best Italian Restaurants in Smiths Gully

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A photo of Local Brewing Co Taproom and Kitchen restaurant
5.0
Exceptional(1)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Clifton Hill
Welcome to the cozy embrace of the Local Brewing Co Taproom. Nestled amidst the vibrant streets and historic charm of this bustling Melbourne suburb, our taproom stands as a beacon for foos and beer aficionados and casual sippers alike.The focal point of the Taproom is our impressive bar, where a rotating selection of handcrafted beers awaits your discovery. From crisp lagers to robust stouts, each brew is meticulously crafted on-site by our talented team of brewers, using only the finest locally sourced ingredients. Be sure to indulge in our seasonal offerings, as well as limited-edition brews that push the boundaries of flavor and innovation.Hungry? Our Taproom also features an extensive gourmet pizza menu and contemporary sides to pair with your beverage of choice with a full bar offerring including wine and cocktail list.Local Brewing Co Taproom can also hold your next function with a private space upstairs catering for up to 150 people. Enquire Today!
A photo of Alta Trattoria restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(126)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Fitzroy
Booked 5 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 Il Solito Posto restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1006)
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 Di Stasio Carlton restaurant
4.5
Awesome(340)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Carlton
Booked 5 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 21 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.
A photo of Di Stasio Citta restaurant
4.5
Awesome(455)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 8 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 Trattoria Emilia restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1142)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 6 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 Gilson restaurant
4.4
Awesome(623)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • South Yarra
Booked 15 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 Cecconi's Flinders Lane restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1112)
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 7 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 Maccaroni Trattoria Italiana restaurant
4.3
Awesome(991)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 23 times today
Located in the heart of Melbourne, Maccaroni Trattoria Italiana brings authentic Italian cuisine to the city. Loyal patrons and first-time diners praise the restaurant for its great ambience, excellent service, and mouth-watering pasta dishes. The Spaghetti Carbonara and seafood pizza have been highly recommended by guests. Customers particularly highlight the great selection of dishes, including vegan options. This place has been described as a 'hidden gem' with 'beautiful food,' 'friendly staff,' and even 'the best Italian food in years.' Whether you're in Melbourne for a show or just catching up with friends, Maccaroni Trattoria Italiana is a must-visit for an unforgettable Italian dining experience.
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