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Cucinetta

U 4 3 Murphy St | South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
+61 3 9942 2607
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (17 reviews)
“tiramisu” (2 reviews)
“south yarra” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Italian, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
U 4 3 Murphy St | South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Cucinetta
1. 29 Wines By The Glass x 29 sqm
"The wine list is very good with a good selection by the glass."
981sallyg
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2. Hidden Italian Gem
"A restaurant that you won’t wanna share with anyone!"
ayakoala106
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3. Weekly Changing Menu
"the food (which changes weekly) is authentic Italian - so delicious"
Tina W
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love your restaurant. Great food, great wine selection and wonderful staff and ambience in a great, quiet location.More

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1  Thank Vivvy13
Cucinetta M, Manager at Cucinetta, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Vivvy13, thank you so much for your lovely words! We feel so special and loved <3 We are delighted to hear you love Cucinetta, and that you enjoy our food, wine selection, service and ambience. We are passionate about what we do and we...More

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a small authentic Italian restaurant in the South Yarra area you must try Cucinetta. My third visit so far and outstanding food and service again. During my latest visit my friend and I couldn’t decide on our mains so they...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a really wonderful experience when we visited Cucinetta. It was a weekday lunch, so it was a bit quiet, which means that we had the full attention of the super friendly waitress (although I suspect there is plenty of attention regardless, given it is...More

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Cucinetta M, Manager at Cucinetta, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear zhangkaidi, thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely and detailed review. We are thrilled to hear you had an enjoyable experience here at Cucinetta, with a combination of good food, nice atmosphere and attentive service. We always strive...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely love this very intimate restaurant. These guys know their Italian food. Fresh, ever changing menu that packs a true Italian punch. Brilliant, staff and a friendly intimate feel to the restaurant.More

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1  Thank dicat2017
Cucinetta M, Manager at Cucinetta, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear dicat2017, we would like to thank you for your lovely and kind words. It is always a pleasure to get some beautiful feedback from our diners. We do focus on providing an authentic Italian experience with attentive and friendly service, and happy ​customers are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the food, the wine and the service. Must book as is extremely small place. I wish I lived in Melbourne to go more often.More

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Thank Lisa-Anne M
Cucinetta M, Manager at Cucinetta, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Lisa-Anne M, thank you very much for posting this lovely feedback after your experience with us. It is always nice for us to hear our diners appreciate our food, service and ambiance. We feel special and loved and we are glad you choose to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous food, in a delightfully surprising 'hole-in-the-wall' venue. A true italian experience, dishes are generous and rustic in a good way. Casual. Great for couples, however this is not a venue for groups.More

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Thank ng1308
Cucinetta M, Manager at Cucinetta, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear ng1308, thank you so much for your lovely feedback about your latest visit. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the food and the atmosphere here - making our diners' experience a special and delightful one is what we strive for. Cucinetta...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cucinetta is a small local Italian in South Yarra; its chic, modern with great service BUT the food is sensational: original, tasty & we keep going back. Wonderful Italian wine list.More

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Thank Maurice S
Cucinetta M, Manager at Cucinetta, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Maurice S, thank you so much for taking the time to review our restaurant. Wow, we are flattered with all the beautiful things you wrote about us! Cucinetta is indeed small in its size, but with a great heart :) We focus on providing...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Intimate atmosphere, amazing food, great wine and excellent service. We love this place for dinner for just the two of us and also to take friends.More

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Cucinetta M, Manager at Cucinetta, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear JarrodEck, thank you so much for taking the time to post this beautiful 5-bubble review of our restaurant. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your Cucinetta experience under all aspects, as our ultimate goal is to make sure every diner leaves...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cucinetta to us is Caffe e Cucina’s little brother. Both are special restaurants providing the finest Italian food. Cucinetta is small and intimate. My wife and I dine together and without exception every visit chat with diners at adjoining tables. We can’t fault the quality...More

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Cucinetta M, Manager at Cucinetta, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear graemephillips2016, thank you so much for sharing this wonderful review about Cucinetta! We are so delighted to hear we were able to provide you and your wife with wonderful dining experiences on each of your visits! We do our utmost to make sure that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We eat here regularly. It’s tiny so I’m hesitant to share the secret. But the food is fabulous, the owners are great and the staff very friendly - like family Wonderful restaurantMore

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Cucinetta M, Manager at Cucinetta, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear 981sallyg, thank you so much for taking the time to post this 5* review of Cucinetta! Nothing less than 5 stars for you as well :) We love having you here regularly and we always do our utmost to deliver beautiful dining experiences on...More

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Laly F
16 February 2018|
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Response from Cucinetta M | Property representative |
Ciao Laly F, thanks for your enquiry. There is no dress code required at Cucinetta! Whatever makes you feel comfortable will do for us :) See you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 4 3 Murphy St | South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9942 2607
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