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163 Norton St, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales 2040, Australia
+61 2 9564 0003
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (46 reviews)
“italian beef” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
163 Norton St, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales 2040, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was outstanding After been taken here for a surprise dinner the staff were lovely! EXCEPT one of the male waiters! When I asked for the fish of the day he slapped the menu in front of me and said it’s all here if you...More

Thank Jessi-leigh B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything from the service to the food was amazing. The pizzas were to die for. Probably one of the best pizzas in Sydney to be honest. Can't forget to mention their notable wine list! Thank you!

Thank thebeardeddogwalker
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Have always loved this place and it’s so great to have it close by for somewhere to go that’s special. Great atmosphere, friendly service, good wine selection and the pizza is bang on. Moretti is good but for a more special experience, I would recommend...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

I discovered this restaurant last month and I’m in love! It’s my favourite pizza in Sydney hands down. Please try this place if you’re after authentic Napolitano pizza, you won’t be disappointed! Bellissimo!

Thank Concettinaaa
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

It’s always been there and for some reason for the entire 4 years we have been living here we never went there. A recommendation from an Italian was all it took for us to go this Italian restaurant! In a small sentence? 4 years lost!...More

Thank SandraIDias
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Go to Aperitivo if you want authentic Neapolitan pizza. In what used to be little Italy, it’s nice to see a good Italian restaurant. However the reason I’m only given it 4 stars is that the pasta servings are tiny. Don’t mind paying over $30...More

Thank franco_ma983
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Been here a few times over the years and this place never ceases to impress! Service, decor and food tick all the boxes. Flash backs of food I’ve had in Italy come rushing back when I was enjoying the fresh pasta and the award winning...More

Thank MrGerald82 .
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Really nice Italian atmosphere. Loved the traditional Italian waitresses that were enthusiastic and very helpful. Great tasty meals and nice tap Italian beer. It is expensive for pasta, pizza and salad.

Thank 79Landcruiser
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We had very attentive service and the staff were very friendly on the Friday night we visited. Pleasantly surprised that the pizza was nice and thin. The flavours were great and our Pinot Grigio was wonderful.

Thank Clerevale
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Dined here a couple of times over the past month and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The team are all very friendly, the food was great and the wine and beer options are great. It’s a little on the pricier side however it was worth it....More

Thank Captain_Shack
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Dave M
15 February 2018|
Response from Rays-Cause | Reviewed this property |
No, but they have a huge drinks menu that’s reasonably priced.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 17
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163 Norton St, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales 2040, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney  >  Leichhardt
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9564 0003
  • E-mail
A hip yet casual restaurant, pizzeria & wine bar. Aperitivo offers an effortlessly stylish location for an evening of European-style grazing, drinking and conversation. The menu is laden with a diverse selection of tempting share plates, substantial mains and sensational pizzas, reflecting the cuisine of regional Italy. A refreshing selection of classic Italian cocktails and a vast array of wines by the glass complete the Aperitivo experience. The Aperitivo experience is complimented by the dynamic and ambient settings created in our bar, dining and courtyard area. To hold your own Aperitivo experience a private function room is also available. Perfect for group bookings and functions. Open for dinner Tuesday to Sunday. Fully licensed.
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