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I Carusi II

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231 Barkly St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
+61 3 9593 6033
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (44 reviews)
“antipasti” (2 reviews)
“prawns” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
231 Barkly St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After an afternoon in the St. Kilda Botanical Gardens it was just a short stroll to this friendly, buzzing authentic Italian restaurant. The service was fast and slick, the house wine quaffable and the pizza the best I have ever had.

Thank James Bischoff
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

If you like thin crust, a minimum of ingredients and perfect cooking time to ensure maximum flavour then this is the place. Service can be a bit haphazard but what the hey.

1  Thank 99PrelimFinalJoy
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I come hear often and we like the authentic Italian cooking I’d recommend just a main ad it’s filling and a side salad As per picture my wife enjoyed the bufalina pizza I went the veal scaloppini

1  Thank Fred L
Reviewed 5 December 2017

I hadn't realised that I'd been here before - albeit some years ago. I didn't have a great experience last time this time was a big better Came here this time in a group of 6. We had already booked which was a good thing...More

1  Thank BrisCaz
Reviewed 2 November 2017

We were excited to be going there for the first time - its just a walk from home. Sadly we were disappointed and won't make the trip again. We arrived to find out that we didn't have a booking despite having left a message on...More

1  Thank BenYorkie
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I would happily travel from a place far, far away for this pizza. You just gotta have the I Carusi pizza.

1  Thank wanderingrice
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I have been there with few friends on a weekend night. The main strength is the pizza and generally the food. The venue is nice as well. The most disappointing thing was the service. I did not find comfortable there and I was treated quite...More

1  Thank Chiara R
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Very disappointing night here last night. Pizzas were good but the service was average at best. They could have made a lot more money had they asked us if we wanted more drinks. The knives are like trying to cut something with a spoon. I...More

1  Thank Flip-Melb
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Love the ambience here and the pizza's are traditional and delicious, it all about the flavour in the base and sauce. Excellent service.

1  Thank Prudigirl
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We love this place! Awesome and authentic pizza, great house wine, fabulous staff and a lovely vibe. We've been coming here for ages and every time we come we know that they won't disappoint.

1  Thank Sarahlou8888
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 39
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231 Barkly St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  St Kilda
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9593 6033
Description
I Carusi ii opened on 2004 as an authentic Italian gourmet Pizzeria. It has added a second kitchen in 2013 enabling it to become an Osteria also serving all kinds of main dishes including home mage pasta's and lasagna's, steak, seafood, and a whole lot more.
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