Enable JavaScript to run this app.
Skip to main content
OpenTable logo
  1. Home
  2. Australia
  3. Melbourne

Best Italian Restaurants in South Kingsville

Price

93 restaurants available nearby

A photo of Susuro Wines restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Port Melbourne
We are a cosy and intimate cellar door hidden away in the industrial part of Port Melbourne along the river past the Bolte bridge. Come for a wine tasting and meet our winemaker, Nikki Palun, who will take you through her lo fi, small batch wines. If you get hungry, we serve gourmet pizzas, artisan cheese and cured meats, vegan delights, yummy gluten free options and more. Our wines are high rated but what's even more important to us is that you love them! And the good thing is that we have a wide of range of wines and styles and so no matter what you like, we have something to suit. Plus delicious food to match. We hold weekly wine events and run regular wine masterclasses, tastings and wine themed games to get you tasting like a pro in no time. Plus we also hold regular music gigs on a Sunday afternoon.We also love hosting functions for large groups and also cater for corporate team building events and have fully equipped & fully catered private meeting rooms.
A photo of Bay 101 restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(17)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Port Melbourne
Booked 3 times today
Bay 101, situated in Port Melbourne, is notably popular for its authentic Italian cuisine. With rave reviews about the quality of the food, the service, and the atmosphere, it presents itself as the perfect spot to indulge in Italian gastronomy. Patrons often compliment the delectable dishes such as pizzas, meatballs, and polenta chips, attesting to their authenticity and excellent taste. "The food was very delicious and the service was outstanding," one review reads, adding to the chorus of others who "highly recommend" the restaurant. Its convenient location, just a short stroll to the beach promenade, adds to the overall dining experience, making Bay 101 a definite must-visit.
A photo of Frontside Food & Wine restaurant
4.5
Awesome(14)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Port Melbourne
Booked 1 time today
Frontside Food & Wine stands as an emblem of fine Australian cuisine, earning itself a loyal customer base with its spectacular dishes and impressive service. According to customer reviews, the restaurant offers a fantastic dining experience with next-level food and top-notch service, making it a preferred spot for commemorating special occasions. The Sunday roast is particularly applauded, with the option to pair dishes with perfectly matched drinks for a delightful afternoon. Despite occasional technical issues, the quality and execution of dishes like the gnocchi and smash burger remain superb. Complementing the culinary experience is the friendly staff, creating a relaxed atmosphere perfect for a lazy Sunday lunch.
A photo of San Marzano Pizzeria restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(26)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Docklands
Booked 5 times today
San Marzano Pizzeria is acclaimed for its authentic and scrumptious Italian cuisine. Known for its stellar service and friendly staff, as expressed by several satisfied customers, the restaurant has been commended for its excellent food, in particular the arancini balls and pizza. One review highlights, "Food is excellent, pizza is one of the best I’ve had". Another diner mentioned, "Delicious Italian food, friendly and prompt service". Not just the taste, but also the wide range of menu has been appreciated by patrons, especially those with strict food restrictions. The pizzeria evidently generates a warm and accommodating atmosphere, making it a superb choice for those craving Italian cuisine.
A photo of Gilson restaurant
4.4
Awesome(623)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • South Yarra
Booked 25 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 Il Solito Posto restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1005)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 18 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(1141)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Melbourne CBD
Booked 10 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 Park Street Pasta & Wine restaurant
4.5
Awesome(799)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • South Melbourne
Booked 6 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 DOC Pizza & Pasta Bar, St Kilda restaurant
4.4
Awesome(32)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • St Kilda
Booked 14 times today
DOC is moving to Port Phillip Bay! Join us to enjoy a modern take on classic Italian hospitality, with a glimpse into dining in Italy’s present day. Our menu features the best of pizza, pasta and secondi, with an ode to seafood to honour our seaside move. A preview of our menu is available on our website directly. A presto!
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.
‘About the restaurant’ descriptions have been generated using an artificial intelligence model comprised of OpenTable proprietary data that has not been independently verified by OpenTable. The content is presented as-is, for informational purposes only.
  • Privacy policy
  • Terms of Use
  • Cookies and Interest-Based Ads
  • Cookie Preferences
Copyright © 2024 OpenTable, Inc. 1 Montgomery St Ste 500, San Francisco CA 94104 - All rights reserved.
OpenTable is part of Booking Holdings, the world leader in online travel and related services.
Booking Logo
Priceline Logo
KAYAK Logo
Agoda Logo
OpenTable Logo