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Cafe Corretto

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225-227 Lygon St, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
+61 3 9347 2300
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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“pasta” (41 reviews)
“tomato paste” (2 reviews)
“agnolotti” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
225-227 Lygon St, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This business is run by second generation brothers who have been involved for 46 years. My son and I had lunch there whilst on a football trip to Melbourne. We shared a ravioli dish and a pizza. The sauce was exquisite. The pizza (Voclanic) was...More

Thank davidmG8068HS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked the walk of Lygon Street and we settled on the Cafe Corretto. Despite being a typical Melbourne cold, windy and rainy day, we dined on the footpath, keeping warm by the overhead heating. It was mid-afternoon and we were heading to Etihad that night...More

Thank DougK677
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This was one of the few places that didn't try to bribe or coerce us in, which instantly made it a good choice. Fantastic range, lots of drinks to choose from, service was amazing for how busy it was! The heaters outside were great. Only...More

Thank Isabel T
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We went for dinner on a Saturday night, so it was a little busy but we were quickly seated. However, service wasn't great and we had to keep asking for water for the table. We ordered entree sized pasta dishes and they were massive. Wine...More

Thank Travellaur394
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

A friend had recommended we go down Lygon street for ''the best Italian food in Melbourne'' we stumbled across this place, staff were welcoming and sat us down, wide variety of options on the menu. I ordered fettuccine pasta with Napoletana sauce and meatballs. The...More

Thank Teresa C
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Just love this food. The guys at this place work very hard to be consistent with all their food. They do great pizza and pasta ranges from gnocchi with a great cheese sauce through to all other types of pasta. Decor is very Italian with...More

Thank Wellsprin
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Traveled to this restaurant back in March , with a group of 10 !!! during our visit for the F1 racing . Great food,well priced and no gimmicks also excellent service even though they were very busy, lots of red in the place ,passionate Ferrari...More

Thank Poddy
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

From the moment we arrived it was doomed. The service was dreadful, no one knew what they were doing. Our friends had booked a table for 7 of us for lunch, we were squeezed into a booth and there was hardly one in the restaurant....More

Thank Jazz72
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

They altered the cheesy garlic bread for us the pastas were delish and the service was prompt but not overwhelming. Just right for the pre-entertainment meal. Cool Ferrari decor.

Thank K3LZA
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This is a must for us in Melbourne. If a fan of Formula One (particularly Ferrari) this is heaven. Stumbled on this place Aug 16 and tried a pasta for lunch. Unbelievable!!!! Back again for dinner May 17. Different pasta, same joy. As a pure...More

Thank Terry M
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225-227 Lygon St, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Lygon Street
  • Neighbourhood: Lygon Street
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9347 2300
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