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tutto bene

Southgate, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
+61 3 9696 3334
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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“risottos” (31 reviews)
“gelato” (20 reviews)
“duck risotto” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Southgate, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
Neighbourhood: Southbank
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We dined here on Monday for a birthday celebration. Had a table on the verandah and as it was a lovely sunny day, this was a perfect spot. Plenty of opportunities for people watching as this restaurant overlooks the Yarra River and is at the...More

Thank TravelAddictnumber1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our family had dinner here for the first time last Saturday night before the theatre. Service was friendly, prompt and efficient, with the staff being concerned to ensure our meals arrived on time. The food was excellent Italian fare. The risotto and gnocchi were cooked...More

Thank Caroline K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat here perhaps once a year on average when we come to Melbourne to see a show. We have never been disappointed with the food, which is very authentic. Had great risotto this time. The service is always attentive and friendly. We will keep...More

Thank CFBtripper
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived without a booking but got a table for two quickly. We both had risotto - but different ones - and they were as good as risotto gets. The shared green salad was very fresh and the dressing very good. Service was professional and attentive....More

Thank Shirley S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We sat on the terrace and even though it was a little chilly, we were warm under the heaters. We enjoyed spaghettini with spanner crab in a delicious tomato sauce, while my partner had Italian sausage risotto. For starters, we had pizza bread with prawn...More

Thank maureene f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch on Saturday. Food was superb, beautifully presented, and so tasty. Wine was lovely and went so well....... Service was excellent - unobtrusive but absolutely spot on! We loved it!

Thank jamesmW3102FS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed the terrace on a hot and sunny day in January. We love the ambiance of the Southbank with its beautiful views of the river and central Melbourne. Food was delicious, we had some great pastas and salads. The waitress was a little inexperienced and...More

Thank Maria E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a first disappointing experience at another venue that we left before ordering, we found this restaurant. Good views. great staff, and a delicious lunch. The special was Herbed Rissotto with Aged Cheese and a glass of wine. Background music pleasant and not too loud....More

Thank SheilaPannell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have eaten here a few times on visits to Melbourne. Good Italian food in very pleasant surroundings. We have found the staff helpful.

1  Thank Richar64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although the food was good and tasty, the place was let done by it's poor service. When we arrived we were not offered any drinks to start and then it took a long time for them to ask us what we would like. Although we...More

Thank Vivian V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Southgate, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Southbank
  • Neighbourhood: Southbank
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9696 3334
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