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150 Flinders Lane | Corner Russell Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9654 6699
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“rabbit pasta” (5 reviews)
“pizza” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
150 Flinders Lane | Corner Russell Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed today via mobile

Love a good Italian restaurant! With no booking we walked in hoping for a table and staff were lovely to get us seated straight away. We ordered a mix of Pasta and Pizza, and well we all polished our plates off. Thin, tasty pizza. Fresh,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DelFoodie12
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Walking in the the restaurant without having a booking we were unsure weather we would be able to get a table, lucky enough they could sneak us in for a quick dinner pizza and pasta was all amazing would definitely recommend if your in the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank willzyy
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great relaxed atmosphere and a warm Italian service. Really tasty “ravioli alla norma” and surprising Tiramisù. Lello was around the corner from my hotel and I am not regretting my choice to be lazy and go there for dinner tonight. I would definitely recommend (......More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Valentina B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My parents were visiting from Sydney and this was the final night so my wife booked Lello as we had heard they are doing great things. From the first moment the experience was brilliant. The manager was sincerely kind, catering to our every need. The...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank shanezieck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went there last night with 3 friends. We all thoroughly enjoyed our pasta dishes along with the focaccia and green salad. The restaurant is lovely and the staff were very attentive. I will definitely be going back!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lynda D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place lovely food and brilliant staff. We had some pizzas and pasta and all was absolutely delicious.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sarah-hubble
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lello was recommended to us by an Italian friend. It did not disappoint. Attentive service with a touch of professionalism. The food was delicious and ticked all our boxes. If you feel like some fresh authentic pasta with good old fashioned Italian service, then Lello’s...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Whanau12014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Even if we waited a bit longer than what we were hoping,the food that came out of the kitchen was amazing,loved every single plate we ordered,well done to the chef,and the stuff was kind enough to offer us dessert and coffee and apologies for the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Vince C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had dinner here last night. We walked in off the street and a table was found for us. The waiter explained everything to us and nothing was too much trouble. This was the best Italian food and service we have had...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Flashy01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As always the food and staff were incredible. My partner and I after returning from Italy often come here to remind ourselves of the amazing Italian cuisine we experienced on our travels. Definitely recommend!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Monmelb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 Flinders Lane | Corner Russell Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9654 6699
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We are an Italian restaurant and bar located on Flinders Lane in Melbourne CBD. Open from breakfast through to late night, serving handmade pasta, pizza and modern Italian cuisine. Our pasta is prepared from scratch each day in our kitchen, using a special sprouted, germinated flour to give it lower gluten content and authentic Italian flavour.
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