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U 4 3 Murphy St | South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
+61 3 9942 2607
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (18 reviews)
“fish” (4 reviews)
“south yarra” (12 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
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."
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2. Hidden Italian Gem
"A restaurant that you won’t wanna share with anyone!"
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3. Weekly Changing Menu
"the food (which changes weekly) is authentic Italian - so delicious"
Tina W
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Reviewed today via mobile

We go to Cucinetta a lot when in Melbourne. It’s in South Yarra, ten minutes from the CBD. There are always several choices of homemade pasta, a meat dish and fish dish. The menu changes weekly. Sides are always fresh and healthy. Beautiful wines to...More

Thank ShesaTravelDiva
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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

Thank tjslpaine
Reviewed today via mobile

WOW this place will be a Melbourne institution - Great fresh produce cooked with heart and soul and a wine selection that sommeliers would rave about. Just a wonderful Italian experience in South Yarra. Great people, great food, great wine - simple perfection 👍👍

Thank fentonfinancial
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Cosy dining defined. If you want a memorable dining experience than Cucinetta is the place for you. The service; impeccable, the food; to die for. Whether it’s a dinner with that special someone or a dinner to satisfy those Italian cravings Cucinetta has you covered....More

Thank Dylan W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellently crafted food. Focused flavours of Italy. Well concieved menu. Just delicious Thank you. 💟

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this place! Thank you Luca and Roberta for such a delightful experience. Such amazing food, service, wine and ambience in the cutest little space. I highly recommend a visit here. Ciao!

Thank Sophie L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service is only topped by the amazingly authentic Italian food. Highly recommend the calamari, cacio e Pepe and cannoli. We had the best time and felt like we were in Europe! Grazie mille to Luca, Roberta and the whole team at Cucinetta!

Thank Mikka H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked Cucinetta for a birthday celebration for 7 guests. From the online booking communication through to the farewell at the end of the evening we couldn't be happier. In this cosy space a group of 7 means a set menu which was perfect and ensured...More

Thank Jo_mmck
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love Cucinetta! The intimate atmosphere, authentic Italian cuisine and very friendly staff. Have taken friends there many times. They loved it as much as we do

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful experience. Lovely and cosy. Food was delicious and the service perfect. Looking forward to my next visit.

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Questions & Answers
6 July 2018|
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Response from 981sallyg | Reviewed this property |
BYO on Sunday s. Great restaurant
Laly F
16 February 2018|
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Response from cucinettamepbourbe | 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
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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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