Aston Lucas Gourmet

"Locally made, always delicious!" This is the motto of Aston Lucas Gourmet, and it just so perfectly captures this family owned, ready-to-eat meal, business. Here's to a week of delicious Italian food during lockdown... so read on to find out more! Despite being only 3 months old, Aston Lucas Gourmet is a story 65 years … Continue reading Aston Lucas Gourmet

Shop 225 Pizzeria

If it's one thing we both love, it's Italian food. Shop 225 Pizzeria is a humble, suburban Italian restaurant in Pascoe Vale South that features an indoor, handmade wood-fired pizza oven, the bragging rights of being the first pizzeria in Melbourne with gluten free accreditation, and some of the best Italian desserts that I have … Continue reading Shop 225 Pizzeria

Mister Margherita

Mister Margherita in South Melbourne is a deliciously authentic, Italian spot with a wide variety of tasty offerings, ranging from breakfast offerings, gourmet pizzas, calzones, focaccias, crispy fresh salads and dessert pizzas, all with freshly made dough and homemade sauces. With plenty of meal deals and easy online ordering, Mister Margherita is both an affordable … Continue reading Mister Margherita

Crave Pizza and Fresh Pasta Bar

Ticking off Crave Pizza and Fresh Pasta Bar in South Yarra has been one of my bucket list places for this year and it was definitely worth it! A tiny store front, decked out with hipster and funky decor, making it the perfect late night pit stop, or an affordable takeaway for those in this … Continue reading Crave Pizza and Fresh Pasta Bar

Rococo St Kilda

Vibrant, fun and hearty - 3 words that capture the triple trifecta of vibes at Rococo Italian restaurant. With multiple locations across South East Melbourne, their popular St Kilda location along the renowned Acland Street was the restaurant we decided to try. Melbourne Italian food has never failed to disappoint me, and once again, Rococo … Continue reading Rococo St Kilda

Zanini Pizzeria

Zanini Pizzeria is a homely Italian restaurant that brings authentic Italian flavours straight to the heart of St Kilda in Melbourne - once again establishing Melbourne as a city dotted with global culinary highlights. With their flagship restaurant in Elwood, Zanini's second location in St Kilda encompasses all you could ask for in an Italian … Continue reading Zanini Pizzeria

Zara’s Kitchen

Zara's Kitchen is a Northern gem of Moonee Ponds - a wholesome family-run Italian restaurant named after the owners' daughter, Zara, serving up hearty Italian food that is not only incredibly delicious, but also affordable and fresh. Located near Italian hubs of Melbourne, Zara's Kitchen is THE definition of a family restaurant that delivers hard … Continue reading Zara’s Kitchen

Pizza Hub

PIZZA HUB, PRAHRAN: Right opposite Prahran Station is one of the most UNDISCOVERED YET BEST pizza spots in Melbourne - in such an unassuming place, Pizza Hub is now one of my favourite spots in Melbourne with highlights from beginning to end. I wouldn't call myself a pizza connoisseur, but my expectations and standards of pizza … Continue reading Pizza Hub

Il Caminetto

  Il Caminetto in Moonee Ponds, a well-established Italian restaurant in the Northern Melbourne suburbs was one of the first wood-fired pizza restaurants in Melbourne! So it was unsurprising that they had perfected the authenticity of their Italian pizzas. I loved the layout of the restaurant, with so many bustling chefs around the massive wood-fired … Continue reading Il Caminetto

Docasa Ivanhoe

DOCASA, IVANHOE: Once again we ventured to the Northern suburbs of Melbourne to the pleasant surprise that was Docasa. Already a well established local café, it's really no surprise to see the swarm of people filtering in throughout the entire day, even at seemingly quite hours between meals. The Italian owner is not only passionate … Continue reading Docasa Ivanhoe