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La Spaghettata Restaurant

238 Lygon Street Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
+61 96636102
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (71 reviews)
“garlic bread” (18 reviews)
“lygon street” (62 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
238 Lygon Street Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: La Spaghettata Restaurant
1. The Best Pasta on Lygon Street
"We love their Mixed Pasta Platter"
Slim5144
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2. Amazing Food
"We enjoyed some amazing food and wine, and the service was fantastic "
710trinaf
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3. Exceptional/Friendly Service
" The service is exceptional, nothing is too much trouble."
tassiestourers
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1 - 10 of 319 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

took my cousin and wife from swansea s wales for a farewell dinner first time we had seen each other in 35 years there choice italian thoroughly enjoyed everything will be back .

Thank LYNN R
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 6 days ago

Highly recommend La Spaghettata for a good meal. Plenty to choose from on the menu & portion sizes are relevant to prices. Nice to see owners of the restaurant working with their staff & at the same time ensuring diners have what they need. Have...More

Thank Angela B
mauro C, Owner at La Spaghettata Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Ciao Angela! We are so happy you enjoyed your experience and food with us again. We look forward to seeing you next time you are in Lygon Street. 🇮🇹🇮🇹🇮🇹

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Friendly stuff lovely fresh pasta And dessert to die for tiramisu Would love to recommend to my friends

Thank Miriam P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely food but expensive parmi which was also small. Pasta dishes beautiful and decent size. Waiter was lovely and very helpful. Not a lot of room to move and toilets only upstairs which was not suitable for my 93 year old grandmother but otherwise great

1  Thank Kym B
Reviewed 1 week ago

For all the reviews and claims as a Lygon St institution I went out of my way to have a meal here after quite a few years in between. It was quieter than I would have expected exaggerated by both adjoining restaurants being much busier...More

1  Thank TheWiseTraveller_RB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly and helpful service ready to accommodate reasonable requests. Tasty food, served fresh and appetising. Worth a visit, or a habit, I’ve been coming for decades and never disappointed.

Thank Oz_Wonder
mauro C, Manager at La Spaghettata Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ciao! We are so happy you enjoyed your experience and food with us again. We look forward to seeing you next time you are in Lygon Street. 🇮🇹🇮🇹🇮🇹

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the restaurant with 2 friends. Ordered garlic bread and wine. My friends ordered a pasta tasting plate (3 pasta dishes) looked quite nice and they enjoyed it. The waiter left my main off the order so I got to watch my friends eat....More

Thank jasonvp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here with some international visitors two weeks ago and duly impressed with the food and service. Meals were well priced for Lygon street and all the meals were delicious. Our guests were delighted and so were we. Lovely typical Italian décor and will most...More

Thank Joke060
mauro C, Manager at La Spaghettata Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Ciao! Welcome to the La Spaghettata family. We are so happy you enjoyed your experience and food with us. We look forward to seeing you next time you are in Lygon Street. 🇮🇹🇮🇹🇮🇹

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 3rd visit to L ygon St and we can't go past this place. The service is exceptional, nothing is too much trouble. The food is delicious. This is a happy family restaurant and highly recommended for good service and ambiance. Loved it.

Thank tassiestourers
mauro C, Manager at La Spaghettata Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Ciao guys! Thanks for being part of the the La Spaghettata family. We are so happy you enjoy your experience and food with us. We look forward to seeing you next time you are in Lygon Street. 🇮🇹🇮🇹🇮🇹

Reviewed 12 October 2017

My Husband & I ate dinner here last night & thoroughly enjoyed our meals. I had the Scallopini Funghi & my Husband had Steak Diana. Both were superb. Then we shared a Lemon Tart, which was one of the nicest I have had. We finished...More

Thank Aussiemum5
mauro C, Manager at La Spaghettata Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Ciao! Welcome to the La Spaghettata family. We are so happy you enjoyed your experience and food with us. We look forward to seeing you next time you are in Lygon Street. 🇮🇹🇮🇹🇮🇹

Nearby
Lygon Street
If you want real parmesan, cut from the block, grated
over your pasta with a twist of style, this is the
place. Until recently, this neighbourhood was home to
the notorious ‘Carlton Crew,’ a pseudo mafia who
started their day with a local espresso. They are
gone, but the espresso still runs strong in this
Little Italy which has something for everyone.
Starched white tablecloths, candles, pizza the way
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 23
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Television, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Lygon Street Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Lygon Street
  • Neighbourhood: Lygon Street
  • Phone Number: +61 96636102
  • E-mail
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