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Melbourne Restaurants


  • 224 Gertrude St. Map It
  • Fitzroy
  • Italian

Updated 01/15/2014

Fodor's Review

A local favorite, this stellar Italian bistro emphasizes flavor over starchy linen and stuffy attitude. Here eggplant is molded into gentle round polpettes (meatball-like mounds), lamb rump is scented with garlic and parsley and slow-roasted to impossible tenderness, and the service is as upbeat as the wine list. Delicious wood-fired pizzas, that some insist are the best in the city, are yet another reason to visit this suburban gem (thankfully, it's only a short walk from the city).

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224 Gertrude St., Melbourne, Victoria, 3065, Australia

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Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • No lunch Mon.–Sat.
  • Reservations essential

Updated 01/15/2014


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