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Italian, Mediterranean, Sicilian, Southern-Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews calamari pollo lemon tart bread west melbourne traditional italian restaurant byo wine di marco incredible food have eaten here tuesday night generous portions great place to eat marinara waiters
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Reviewed 27 February 2024 via mobile

We visited this restaurant twice. The food here is fantastic and on par to what we had in Italy. Authentic good food. Hence after having lunch on the first day, we went back the next day for dinner. We ordered almost similar dishes with slight...changes to the choice of pasta and risotto. However when i saw the bill, i was very surprised. I was charged 50 over for eggplant parmigiana. I ordered this as starters and there were 2 pricing, starters and main, when i was served the food, it was larger portion hence i thought they were serving as main, since the day before i order same dish and request for started size. However this was not the case and they did not even ask us before charging it. I was surprised still i paid and left. After i left i was checking with my husband if he ordered the larger size eggplant or if the server asked us before serving, but he also confirm that nobody ask us about it and we were all horrified that it was charged as such without checking with customer. We felt cheated and disappointed with the way they charge the customer and would warn others to order their dishes more carefully at this restaurantMore

Date of visit: February 2024
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Reviewed 14 October 2023 via mobile

Great food & service within a lively atmosphere. We had a family gathering of 8, celebrating 2 birthdays. We so loved this restaurant. The food was very good-and the service was both solicitous and friendly. And the team sang ‘happy birthday’ very well! We will...definitely return.More

Date of visit: October 2023
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Reviewed 7 August 2023

We had an early sitting, midweek, but the restaurant was still full. The food was overall excellent. The grilled calamari was excellent and the veal excellent. The only drawback was the spinach was overloaded with garlic. We noticed there were many other customers who also...left the spinach. Desserts were excellent. I have the social citrus pudding. Simply excellent.More

Date of visit: August 2023
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Reviewed 27 July 2023

A must every time we visit Melbourne. This time a special birthday celebration with family and friends. 16 of us, not a problem. Excellent service, the standard of menu did not disappoint. BYO wine, what’s not to love. Recommend the mushrooms and the chicken liver...entrees and the pasta selections which are consistently delicious.More

Date of visit: June 2023
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Reviewed 8 March 2023 via mobile

Really enjoyed our visit to this genuinely traditional Italian restaurant. Fantastic food and ambiance and really friendly staff who provided excellent service.

Date of visit: March 2023
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Reviewed 4 March 2023 via mobile

Efficient and capable staff, tasty food and pleasant cosy but quite noisy venue. The bruschetta accompanied by a bottle of the house red were good starters whilst we enjoyed catching up after so long. Pasta courses were hearty and tasty. A lemon tart to share...to finish.More

Date of visit: March 2023
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Reviewed 3 October 2022 via mobile

We were recommended to a beautiful family owned Italian restaurant in West Melbourne. Amiconi lived up to all expectations, incredible food, service and to die for Tiramisu. Many thanks to Michael, Anna & Rebecca for an amazing lunch and afternoon and making Garrys birthday so...special!More

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed 2 July 2022 via mobile

Good vibes, very busy and very attentive service. Food was very tasty but anglicised to meet the cliente. Not true Italian fare compared to Waiters Restaurant but still worth a visit.

Date of visit: July 2022
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Reviewed 12 June 2022 via mobile

Cozy friendly Italian restaurant with professional waiters who had a great sense of humour. We had Bread - to excite the buds, followed by sharing Spaghetti Marinara and Pollo di marco. Both were excellent but I’d have the Pollo di marco again as it was...delicious.More

Date of visit: June 2022
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Reviewed 2 June 2022 via mobile

For our entrees we had the ‘house special’ mushrooms and calamari . The calamari was up there as the best we have ever had. Light crisp batter and tender. 😋😋 The mushrooms were amazing but they were the most expensive mushrooms I have ever had.... My husband had the marinara with spaghetti. He rated this is up there as the best that he has eaten….. and can I say, he has eaten a lot. I had the chicken with the creamy sauce. Very tasty and extremely filling. The service was attentive, warm and friendly. This place has been around for 60 years and what they do, they do well. Slightly more expensive than we normally pay, but it was a special occasion. We will return.More

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 9 May 2022

Monday night at 7pm and the restaurant was full. No surprise there as the food was absolutely delicious. Real homemade food, and great service. Worth a walk or a taxi ride. You won’t regret it if you like Italian food. An added bonus, it’s BYO...wine.More

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed 18 January 2022 via mobile

We got into Melbourne very late on a Tuesday night and they were extremely accommodating. The food servings were huge and delicious

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 15 January 2022

Fabulous Italian food, nice atmosphere and very friendly and helpful waiting staff. Meals are like a home cooked meal! I have eaten here a lot bringing family and friends and not one of us have ever had a bad meal. Entrees, mains and dessert are...all fabulous! Generous portionsMore

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 1 August 2021

Here for lunch, popular place for a Monday. Complementary bruscheta was welcomed. Had the seafood linguini, generous seafood, pasta not made in house but neverless OK. Enjoyed the salad. Had a good chat to Michele the owner.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 12 April 2021

There is a feel-good vibe when you enter Amiconi. It is a family Italian restaurant in North Melbourne with no competition in the area. Everyone is pleased to be there at Amiconi. The restaurant was packed to capacity for the early sitting. The bobby veal...was delicious, young, tender and the sauce and vegetables were perfect. The antipasta platter was a skimpy serve. The best waiter, Everton attended to every need and talked us through the menu. He was peace and calm and reassurance in a very busy restaurant. He even offered us complimentary drinks to finish off.More

Date of visit: April 2021
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