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533 Brunswick St | Melbourne, North Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3068, Australia
+61 3 9481 1177
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (19 reviews)
“prawn ravioli” (9 reviews)
“cod” (12 reviews)
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6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
533 Brunswick St | Melbourne, North Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3068, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our small family went to Matteo to celebrate solstice and found the restaurant very busy given the time of year. This meant that the service was a little slow however it was friendly and helpful. The food was good although we were a little disappointed...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tszirom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went as a family group with 6 people including 2 vegetarians and had the Mother’s Day set menu. The vegetarian options we nothing special. For such a pricey restaurant I was a quite let down.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank nasrineochun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Like the European tradition, Hubby and I like to celebrate Christmas Eve with a special dinner. This year we booked early for this restaurant we had been to with friends and really enjoyed a couple of years ago. I was expecting, being Italian they would...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank VickiB67
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner here last week with friends from overseas and must say we were very impressed. We last visited this restaurant 10 years ago, it was good then, it's outstanding now. The venue itself is nicely decorated and has a relaxed ambience and has...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank salbu378
Reviewed 11 December 2018

great food great service huge wine selection nice feel nothing is a problem great waiter you will pay not the cheapest but im sure you will be impressed

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank johnmcmillan58
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

Set in the Fitzroy suburb this out of the way restaurant is on of the few wines & food restaurants with a highly regarded reputation. Excellent food with attentive yet unintrusive service. Corkage is extra but the wines accepts the occasional vintage wine lover bringing...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ewenm621
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Nestled in quite neighborhood with classy yet relaxed ambience. Staff was really good but the food was divine. The oysters were fresh and sucullent made even more delightful with the bloody Mary sorbet and house vinegarette. The scallop ceviche, fraser isle spanner crab meat crumbe...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank drnfuertes
Reviewed 29 November 2018

Went last night for a wine dinner where 6 different vintages of 2 whines were presented. The food was done on individual plates of tapas style bites, all were fantastic. Every aspect of this restaurant is old school perfect with new school food. Cant recommend...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank emelian
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I have been to Matteo's a few times with friends and everytime I was very happy with the service and the quality of food was consistent. I would recommend this place for special occasions.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Jewel203
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We live very local, and hear the bins go out. We never care, because it is a solid quality restaurant. The food never disappoints, and the wine list is sensational.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Fitzroy F
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Smart casual would be recommended
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 72
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 533 Brunswick St | Melbourne, North Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3068, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  North Fitzroy
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9481 1177
  • E-mail
Housed in an elegant triple-fronted Victorian terrace,past the bohemian enclave of Melbourne’s famous ‘Brunswick Street’offering seasonal contemporary Australian cuisine and professional hospitality since 1994.Awarded a minimum of 1 hat in the coveted “Age Good Food Guide” every year since 1996.
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