Assaggini

4.6
445 reviews
$41 to $100
Italian
Assaggini Wine Bar & Restaurant is located just off Main Street Mornington and is the perfect venue for relaxed dining on any occasion. With our contemporary Italian menu, comprehensive wine list and friendly professional team we’re sure it will be a meal to remember. Alongside new favourites you will also find an extensive wine and drinks list. We also have a complete plant based menu and delicious gluten free options. A world class dining experience we can’t wait to welcome you to our table.

Reservations are highly recommended while dining space is restricted.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitising
  • Surfaces sanitised between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitised menu provided
  • Sanitiser or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace

Offers

Aperitivo Hour

Jan 1-2, 2021·Sun 15:30-17:15, Fri-Sat 15:30-17:15

Enjoy aperitivo hour like the italians in a relaxed environment. We're thrilled to welcome you for drinks and light bar snacks between 15:30 and 17:30. *Please note that if you are looking for a dinner reservation please book at 5.30pm. Aperitivo is for drinks and light bar snacks and a limited timeframe applies.

Aperitivo Hour

Starting Jan 1, 2021·Sun 16:30-17:15, Fri-Sat 16:30-17:15

Enjoy aperitivo hour like the italians in a relaxed environment. We're thrilled to welcome you for drinks and light bar snacks between 16:30 and 17:30.

*Please note that if you are looking for a dinner reservation please book at 5.30pm. Aperitivo is for drinks and light bar snacks and a limited timeframe applies.

What 445 People Are Saying
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Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
4.6based on recent ratings
4.6
Food
4.6
Service
4.6
Ambience
4.4
Value
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96% of people would recommend it to a friend
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NarellW
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Great food and lovely staff. Everyone went out of their way to look after us.

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TorrenS
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

From the second we walked in, we were treated with incredible service and atmosphere. The food was absolutely stunning and the cocktails were great. Food arrived fast, as did our drinks.
All staff were lovely and very genuine. It was only our second time dining here but we will definitely return in the future.
Highly recommended.

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MaryW
Melbourne / VIC
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

This is excellent and caters to gluten free
I have been many times abs would thoroughly recommend. The lamb rump was divine

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Sandra
1 review
Dined on 20 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Always guaranteed amazing food and great service. Never a disappointment. Highly recommend.

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Louisa
1 review
Dined on 20 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Our first lavish lunch back after COVID and we couldn't have asked for a better experience. Thanks team Assagini the food, service and day was fabulous.

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AndreaM
1 review
Dined on 19 November 2020
Overall4Food4Service4Ambience4

Was a lovely meal - shared 3 dishes with 2 friends and was plenty for the 3 of us . Waiter was very knowledgeable about the wines and recommendations

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Kass
1 review
Dined on 15 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Amazing service and food. Only recommendation I have is that they decorate the plates for anniversary’s and birthdays.

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JackieC
1 review
Dined on 14 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Always outstanding!! Highly recommend this lovely place.

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AAron
1 review
Dined on 14 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great foods, service was quick and easy. enjoyed the night!!

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PatriciaP
1 review
Dined on 14 November 2020
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

Great environment and service. Beautiful vegan options! Very yummy food. Very recomendable

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niamh
1 review
Dined on 13 November 2020
Overall5Food3Service4Ambience5

Food was lovely however a little over priced, staff were friendly.

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DebbieB
1 review
Dined on 13 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Delicious food and very well presented. Friendly and accommodating staff. Highly recommend.

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EmmaB
1 review
Dined on 12 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great staff, great cocktails, great vibe and amazing food with dietary menus that are inclusive for all needs. 10/10 will be back 👌

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NickH
Hawaii
3 reviews
Dined on 12 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Beautiful food, great service. Attentive, knowledgeable
Menu great options, super chkices
Nicely balanced wine list with domestic and international choices, well selected
A go to in Mornington

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EmilyC
Melbourne / VIC
1 review
Dined on 11 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great share platters. Very tasty dishes that are unique in taste and presentation

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matthewp
1 review
Dined on 11 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Amazing vegan menu, great restaurant. My favourite place for a nice dinner on the Mornington Peninsula.

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Laila
1 review
Dined on 8 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Amazing service! We often struggle dining out due to dietries but the staff were extremely understanding and very well educated.
We will definitely be back.
Thanks guys!

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Chlo
Melbourne / VIC
2 reviews
Dined on 7 November 2020
Overall4Food4Service5Ambience5

The staff were very friendly and attentive! Very accommodating with dietary requirements.
The risotto rice was a bit undercooked and had an unpleasant taste. The rest of the dishes were delicious, especially the gnocchi!

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MirandaD
1 review
Dined on 6 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Beautiful food, wonderful service. Would definitely recommend and will be going back.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on 6 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Amazing food and dining experience, friendly and attentive staff

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RuthH
Melbourne / VIC
2 reviews
Dined on 6 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Beautiful food & surroundings with fantastic friendly staff

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LEAH
Melbourne / VIC
1 review
Dined on 5 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great customer service, amazing food with vegan options.

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Ethan
1 review
Dined on 5 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Absolutely perfect, great service and awesome food and wine

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Beth
Melbourne / VIC
1 review
Dined on 5 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

The food was excellent and the service was very good and friendly. Would go back again asap.

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RayD
1 review
Dined on 4 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Great to get back to our favourite Restaurant in Mornington.
The service is fantastic the staff make you believe that your their long lost friend.
And the food is always spot on, looking forward to when it can take more diners.
We love sitting at the Bar having our meal and a drink when it’s buzzing.

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ElleM
1 review
Dined on 1 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Really great ambience, superb food and service. Would love to see some pizzas on the menu just for those filling carbs as well as complement the relaxed vibe. Everything on the menu is clearly well thought out and executed perfectly.

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Davidz
1 review
Dined on 1 November 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

First time I have been here and was seriously impressed with the level of food, seriously first class. The beef tartare was a standout and without doubt the best beef tartare ive ever seen or eaten. The gnocchi hand made with oxtail ragout was sensational and everything we ate was at the highest standard. The service matched the quality of food and I just want to say thank you to the chef, you are seriously next level and it shows both in the presentation and taste of your dishes....thank you for a wonderful experience being the first meal back after lockdown!!

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HannahR
1 review
Dined on 31 October 2020
Overall5Food5Service4Ambience4

So delicious and great service, definitely will be visiting again!

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CassieLee
Melbourne / VIC
1 review
Dined on 31 October 2020
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience4

The staff looked after us very well all night. Shout out to Molly our waitress for her fantastic service! The lighting is lovely and the food is tasty and well presented. Will be back soon

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OpenTable Diner
Melbourne / VIC
1 review
Dined on 31 October 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

So nice to get back to our favourite restaurant. Delicious and they are always able to cater for our dietary needs

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AdamS
Melbourne / VIC
2 reviews
Dined on 31 October 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience4

Fourth visit, and as always, we find the food to be high quality. Very tasty and presented nicely. Staff are always friendly and attentive. Will be back.

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Julie
21 reviews
Dined on 30 October 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Despite Covid restrictions, the dining experience was very enjoyable. Great cocktails to kick off and then a lovely dinner...and desert. Excellent and very friendly service. Highly recommended!

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Michael
1 review
Dined on 30 October 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Good food and great service. My partner loves the vegan menu. Can't complain. We will be going back for sure.

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LouiseC
1 review
Dined on 30 October 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Fantastic all ready re booked. Food & Staff wonderful

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Jemima
1 review
Dined on 8 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Warm greeting, friendly staff, delicious food, able to chat easily with each other

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LucyA
1 review
Dined on 5 July 2020
Overall5Food4Service5Ambience5

We have been here once before. Both times the food was lovely and drinks were great, service is amazing. Will be back!

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HaydenE
1 review
Dined on 4 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Fantastic and knowledgeable staff and great food

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EmmaG
1 review
Dined on 4 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Wow what a night my friends and I had at Assaggini! I have been a long term customer and was excited to take my friends there. The food blew their minds and the drinks were delicious. Can’t wait to return.

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Dani
1 review
Dined on 4 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Superb ! Beautiful flavors created from scratch (confirmed by our waiter). Excellent service, And great value for its class.

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anna
Melbourne / VIC
1 review
Dined on 4 July 2020
Overall5Food5Service5Ambience5

Moderate to fine dining pricing.
Great food, amazingly personable service. i would definitely visit again.
The only thing my family and i did not like was the lychee mojito. Everything other dish/drink was 10/10
Highly recommend the pannacotta dessert
Good heating throughout the joint

FAQs

Assaggini offers takeaway which you can order by calling the restaurant at (03) 5973 5791.

Assaggini is rated 4.6 stars by 445 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.