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Cecconi's Flinders Lane, Melbourne, AU-VIC
Cecconi's Flinders Lane, Melbourne, AU-VIC
Cecconi's Flinders Lane, Melbourne, AU-VIC
Cecconi's Flinders Lane, Melbourne, AU-VIC
Cecconi's Flinders Lane, Melbourne, AU-VIC

Cecconi's Flinders Lane

4.6
4.6
1098 Reviews
$101 and over
Italian
"Everything you want from a sophisticated city Italian restaurant is right here: atmosphere, admirable service, a menu long enough to allow for real choice, an expansive drinks list, flattering lighting, carpets and tablecloths to ensure that sound levels are low enough for a proper conversation."
Enjoy signature dishes - Seafood linguine, Veal Cotoletta and signature steaks from the Josper

One Hat – THE AGE GOOD FOOD GUIDE
2006 - 2023

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2 people

7:00 pm


Booked 22 times today
Experiences are available.

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Fine Dining
  • Price
    $101 and over
  • Cuisines
    Italian, European, Contemporary Italian
  • Hours of Operation
    Lunch Mon–Fri 12:00 pm–2:30 pm Dinner Mon–Fri 5:30 pm–9:30 pm Sat 5:30 pm–10:00 pm
  • Phone number
    (03) 8663 0500
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Executive Chef
    Drew Lettress
  • Catering
    MENU - 2 Courses (lunch only) $130pp | 3 Courses $150pp <br />DRINKS - All beverages charged on consumption <br />Minimum spend applies - Deposit $50pp + 10% service charge
  • Private party facilities
    Our private dining room offers a versatile space for up to 30 guests; for every occasion – social gathering, business meeting or special celebration. The intimate setting, featuring wood panelling and rich textural cabinetry. FEATURES – AV Equipped via a TV mirror with HDMI connections.
  • Private party contact
    Darcie and Nicoletta: (03) 8663 0500
  • Area
    Melbourne CBD
  • Cross Street
    Between Spring &amp; Exhibition Streets
  • Parking Details
    There are two Wilson Car parks located within walking distance of Cecconi&#39;s:- 32 Flinders Street (Wilson Car park)- Collins Place Car Park - 28 Flinders Lane, Melbourne (Wilson Car Park)
  • Public Transit
    Around the corner from Parliament StationAs well as Flinders Street and Collins Street Trams
  • Additional
    Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Vegan, Wine

Experiences

  • 3 Course Fixed Price Menu

    $130.00 per person

    Multiple dates available
    For larger group bookings (9 - 12), choose from a limited à la carte menu. There will be no limitations on dining time for the 3 Course Fixed Price Menu.
    3 Course Fixed Price Menu photo

What 1,098 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.6
4.6 based on recent ratings
  • 4.7Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.7Ambience
  • 4.2Value

NoiseEnergetic

Loved For

  • Melbourne

    Good for business meals

  • Melbourne

    Good for business meals

  • Melbourne

    Good for special occasions

  • City Centre

    Good for business meals

  • City Centre

    Good for business meals

  • City Centre

    Romantic

  • City Centre

    Good for special occasions

  • City Centre

    Italian

1,098 Reviews
  1. ThomasR

    Melbourne

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 2 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Food 10/10 Wine 10/10 Service and staff 12/10 Great experience all round. Can’t wait to head back.

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  2. AmyC

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 7 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Overall an exceptional dining experience. The staff went above and beyond to accommodate my family, specifically my 3 year old son, which has not been our experience on many occasions at restaurants of this calibre. The food & service was 10/10 incredible. Grateful for Cecconi’s making my birthday dinner a memorable one. Will be returning to this amazing restaurant!!

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  3. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 7 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Amazing food and service was perfection . A very enjoyable experience

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  4. SheilaC

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 12 April 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Cecconis was a real treat for a special occasion - staff all super friendly and made you feel welcome

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  5. Deborah

    West Sussex

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 6 April 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    An Italian restaurant with a modern twist: food was delicious; ambience was relaxed and vibrant; staff were attentive and engaging. A huge thank you to Hamish and his team.

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  6. RickM

    Adelaide

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 4 April 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent entrees and fresh fish and beautiful salad.Excellent wine list

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  7. LouiseG

    Melbourne

    2 reviews

    3.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 27 March 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 2
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The brisket was dry and terrible I could not believe that it was served as a main like that

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  8. SebD

    Melbourne

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 20 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Food is top notch Italian and service is very friendly and attentive.

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  9. rodg

    Indiana

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 19 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Our go to restaurant when in Melbourne! the best food and service with exceptional wines to match.

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  10. KateB

    Tasmania

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 16 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fabulous food, outstanding friendly service. Would definitely recommend this restaurant.

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  11. RobertL

    Leicestershire

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 1 March 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fabulous food with amazing service, scallops were the best..!! Thank you…

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  12. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 27 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    Business dinner, felt very rushed in the service, from ordering to clearing dishes. Food was fine but would have liked a little more relaxed service.

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  13. LindaM

    Melbourne

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 24 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 4
    A couple of 'oops' during service, but great recovery by staff. Food was wonderful. Highly recommend.

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  14. Caro21

    Melbourne

    3 reviews

    3.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 24 February 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 4
    Food was ok, enjoyed the feel of the restaurant and the noise level was ok. The waiter we had was ok, but others were not friendly or engaging at all. Wouldn’t rush back here, I think there are plenty of other options in the city.

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  15. Oculist56

    Victoria

    3 reviews

    3.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 24 February 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Expensive for what you get. $28 for water. $27 for a cocktail that was 90% IceCube. Frito misto was excellent, as was spatchcock. Sautéed vegetables were too bitter to eat. Gnocchi was average., as was papardelle. Overall nice, but way too expensive.

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  16. KatrinaM

    Victoria

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 23 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Everything was amazing. The cheese and crackers to finish were devine

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  17. Noel

    Melbourne

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 23 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fab in every way Soo worth a dining exp We will return ⭐️ ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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  18. Jords

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 22 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We went to Cecconis for our anniversary and we're not disappointed. The food was delicious and the service from all the staff was fantastic. We'll definitely be back :)

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  19. ClarisseW

    San Francisco

    12 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    12 reviews

    Dined on 21 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 3
    Great food, but very noisy. Service as good as can be expected, given he was the only one looking after us

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  20. FionaH

    San Diego

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 20 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The most incredible restuarant we’ve ever been to? And we eat out ALOT. Everybody was so helpful and good honestly, next level 👌🏽 We will come every time we come to Melbourne…

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  21. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 17 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Staff were very friendly, food was amazing thank you

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  22. OpenTable Diner

    Milwaukee

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 16 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    My wife and daughter claimed this was the best meal they’ve ever had. Absolutely floored by how incredible this evening was. Pastas and mains both not to be missed.

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  23. seant

    Exclusive

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on 16 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Exquisite and delicious Italian food Service was brilliant It was like eating in a Michelin restaurant in Europe

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  24. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 16 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    It’s was beautiful just like always stuff are amazing food is absolutely delicious 👍

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  25. OpenTable Diner

    Melbourne

    3 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 16 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great location, excellent food topped off by great service

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  26. ChiaraV

    Melbourne

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 15 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Great experience! High quality of food and service! Highly recommended!

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  27. MarkG

    Melbourne

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 15 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Awesome meal. Service was superb. This places never misses.

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  28. Roberttttttttttttt

    Los Angeles

    8 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on 14 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great Restaurant. Special mention about waitress serving us, she was fantastic.

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  29. NicN

    Melbourne

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 14 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Really good food and outstanding service. The waitstaff were sensational.

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  30. ninoS

    Melbourne

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on 13 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Returned after fifteen years, had a fantastic night, great food, great service will return sooner.

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  31. Haydee

    Gold Coast

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 12 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent service, food, atmosphere! Very enjoyable and valuable! Have recommended to my friends!

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  32. JulijanaS

    New South Wales

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 10 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fabulous restaurant with amazing food and exceptional customer service. Love the fact that you can watch the Chef’s cooking your food whilst ensuring that the highest standards of food preparation and hygiene are being meticulously executed. The food presentation is subsequently elegant and your palate will love the explosion of flavours irregardless of the meal that you have chosen. We ALWAYS have dinner here when travelling to Melbourne from Sydney.

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  33. Polly

    Victoria

    2 reviews

    4.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 10 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 4
    We had made a booking earlier in the week and when we walked in we were greeted by the rudest maître de I have ever come across, no good evening, couldn’t even look us in the eye. Did even get a chance to say we had a booking. Made us feel unwelcome even though we had a booking. We felt he was rude and treated the wait staff in the same manner. The wait staff we had above were above and beyond lovely and attentive. I have never written a bad review but we were really uncomfortable. The food was outstanding, but $26-$27 for a cocktail was a bit steep, I’m not sure there was any alcohol in them either. Compliments to the wait staff and chefs, as for the maître de please find a personality and a smile. Compliments to the lovely dark haired girl we had as our waitress, from Italy, I’m sorry I didn’t get her name.

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  34. RodF

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 9 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We have eaten at Cecconis numerous times, the food is always exceptional and would highly recommend it to anyone.

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  35. ofeliaP

    Chicago

    11 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on 9 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Excellent pasta and great service. Their iceberg salad is a must.

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  36. SuellenR

    Melbourne

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on 8 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Had a lovely meal here before seeing a play nearby and although we were on a short time frame it was very relaxed!

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  37. Gabrielle

    Melbourne

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on 2 February 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Great service, nice venue and nice wine. Food was average and expensive.

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  38. grantf

    Gold Coast

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on 2 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    the best italian in melbourne , service was impeccable as well . grant .

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  39. EugenioF

    Melbourne

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on 1 February 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The food was lovely. I had the rabbits and it was fantastic. My whole family enjoyed every meal.

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  40. ValeriaEsposito

    Melbourne

    26 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    26 reviews

    Dined on 31 January 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    great vibes! super lovely Italian waitress didn’t get her name but thank you again for your lovely service

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FAQs

Cecconi's Flinders Lane is rated 4.6 stars by 1098 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a booking

2 people

7:00 pm


Booked 22 times today
Experiences are available.
Google Map for Cecconi's Flinders Lane

61 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, AU-VIC 3000

Additional information

  • Cross Street
    Between Spring &amp; Exhibition Streets
  • Area
    Melbourne CBD
  • Hours of Operation
    Lunch Mon–Fri 12:00 pm–2:30 pm Dinner Mon–Fri 5:30 pm–9:30 pm Sat 5:30 pm–10:00 pm
  • Price
    $101 and over
  • Cuisines
    Italian, European, Contemporary Italian
  • Dining style
    Fine Dining
  • Dress Code
    Smart Casual
  • Parking Details
    There are two Wilson Car parks located within walking distance of Cecconi&#39;s:- 32 Flinders Street (Wilson Car park)- Collins Place Car Park - 28 Flinders Lane, Melbourne (Wilson Car Park)
  • Public Transit
    Around the corner from Parliament StationAs well as Flinders Street and Collins Street Trams
  • Payment Options
    AMEX, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive Chef
    Drew Lettress
  • Additional
    Beer, Cocktails, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Vegan, Wine
  • Phone number
    (03) 8663 0500
  • Catering
    MENU - 2 Courses (lunch only) $130pp | 3 Courses $150pp <br />DRINKS - All beverages charged on consumption <br />Minimum spend applies - Deposit $50pp + 10% service charge
  • Private party facilities
    Our private dining room offers a versatile space for up to 30 guests; for every occasion – social gathering, business meeting or special celebration. The intimate setting, featuring wood panelling and rich textural cabinetry. FEATURES – AV Equipped via a TV mirror with HDMI connections.
  • Private party contact
    Darcie and Nicoletta: (03) 8663 0500
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