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SCUGNIZZO

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558 Little Bourke St | entrance via Merritts place, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
03 9670 5622
Today
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Fri 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night
Description: Sequestered in one of Melbourne's lane ways, Scugnizzo is snugly ensconced...
Sequestered in one of Melbourne's lane ways, Scugnizzo is snugly ensconced on the west end of Little Bourke Street. Scugnizzo specializes in house made pasta's and their specials are very popular with regular customers. They offer a varied wine list of both Australian and Italian wines. The atmosphere is friendly and relaxed and will transport you back to Italy.
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Visitor rating
  • 27
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Fantastic

It has been a couple of years since I was here, great to see things have not changed. Food awesome, so too is the service. Not a loud hustle and bustle restaurant, a nice well priced homestyle italian restaurant. It is worth the extra few yards to find this place. Never ordered lasagne in a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 13, 2014
AussieS5Richard
via mobile
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dinner
  • Late Night
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42 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 via mobile

It has been a couple of years since I was here, great to see things have not changed. Food awesome, so too is the service. Not a loud hustle and bustle restaurant, a nice well priced homestyle italian restaurant. It is worth the extra few yards to find this place. Never ordered lasagne in a restaurant before, but it is... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Friendly italian service, basic setting but it makes you feel like your at home, the food is so traditional with really yummy combinations, reasonable prices - must try!

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brisbane queensland
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80 reviews 80 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

First time Last night on Trip Advisor review. Excellent service and information from mine host and waiter. Food outstanding and wine list both local and international Well priced. Pork Rib-eye Excellent as was seafood pasta baked in paper. Good value, well located and well presented.

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Brisbane, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We had a very nice and romantic dinner at this restaurant. The decor was beautiful and the atmosphere quite and intimate. The location is a little off the beaten track but worth hunting down. The staff were very attentive and the food was great. Would highly recommend it.

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canberra
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Located on a quiet cobblestone lane, it is a quiet, quaint Italian restaurant. The service was friendly and professional, relaxed and not rushed - such a nice change these days. We were very impressed with the high quality of the food - delicious. We can't fault our dining experience and will definitely be returning next time we are in melbourne.

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Sydney Australia
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108 reviews 108 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

My daughter and I love this place. She said it's her favourite lasagne ever - and she grew up loving her lasagne. The team are great, the wine is delicious and the atmosphere is cozy. They remembered me from months ago and welcomed me back - I was so surprised and the chef said simply that he remembers his customers.... More 

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penzance
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52 reviews 52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

we found the restaurant after a little search. It's well,worth hunting down if you are in central Melbourne. The food is fresh and homemade. Try the mixed antipasti which has a varied choice of fish-salmon.barramundi--and tasty smoked ham,salami,lamb. The pappardelle with beef was fresh and tasty,the wine was smooth and reasonably priced. As others have said it is a good... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

This was the second time we have been here and both times we thoroughly enjoyed the meal. Its tucked away and a little hard to find particularly if not from Melbourne but if you are after a nice meal in a quiet restaurant then would recommend giving this place a try.

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Melbourne, Australia
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63 reviews 63 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

This restraunt is on the smaller side so the atmosphere is intimate, tables spaced far enough so not to listen to your fellow diners. The food was above average however the pumpkin ravioli was a little on the cold side, the seafood linguini was superb, it was served wrapped in paper, a great touch but I'm not too sure how... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Very good food service,super delicious food,really good pasta the best ever !!! And very romantic restaurant We will go back for sure !!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 558 Little Bourke St | entrance via Merritts place, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Melbourne CBD
  • Neighborhood: Melbourne CBD
  • Phone Number: 03 9670 5622

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

Description

Sequestered in one of Melbourne's lane ways, Scugnizzo is snugly ensconced on the west end of Little Bourke Street. Scugnizzo specializes in house made pasta's and their specials are very popular with regular customers. They offer a varied wine list of both Australian and Italian wines. The atmosphere is friendly and relaxed and will transport you back to Italy.
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?