Well what can I say, amazing food, I had a seafood risotto while my partner had seafood pasta. Yummy. Service was quick, waiters very friendly, will be back
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We had a group of 37 without a booking on tuesday night. They put us upstairs, we had our drinks and meals ordered quickly. Of course with a large group, we had staggered delivery of food. I had veal scallopini, which was delicious. Definitely go...More
I recently joined my siblings here for lunch to celebrate my Birthday, when I made the booking I explained it was our bi-monthly "catch up" and asked for a quiet table; without hesitation we were offered a table upstairs. On the day we were the...More
1. Family owners run the place with joy and care 2. Good selection of great Italian niceities 3. Prompt and good service 4. Long established cafe with a reputation.
Lygon Street is always a favourite when dining in Melbourne, and The University Cafe is a great example why. We dined here on a late Saturday evening (around 9 pm) after a fabulous show at the Theatre. Parking was easy with a choice of on-street...More
The song that I heard when I was there was Bachelor Girl's Buses and Trains, which was actually sung by a proud Italian granddaughter in 1997. There were three other memorable songs from the decade of the 1990s, or one which was seriously jigged up...More
We mainly go for coffee sitting outside in the sun these days but the food and service are always good. Nice to see all the old Italians chatting together - a little piece of Italy!
Visited Melbourne University Cafe for lunch with 6 friends. Asked Paulo to suggest antipasto which turned out to be an excellent choice of delightful meats and accompanied by squid, meatballs and white assorted pizzas. Main I had spaghetti vongole which was cooked to perfection. We...More
Enjoyed a delicious lunch in the sun outside, service was great. Meal was beyond yummy. No bruschetta on the menu but the staff were more than happy to create some for us. Followed by freshly made pasta in the form of mouth watering cannelloni with...More