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130 Acland Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3182, Australia
(03) 9525 3333
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Ranked #86 of 4,137 Restaurants in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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melbourne
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81 reviews 81 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Lunch here - variety of board specials . I had one of these-orrechetti with ricotta, broccoli and more - very yummy. 4 different mains all commended. 3 desserts- sticky date and tiramisu with figs. Crowded and tables very close together but seems not to matter. Toilets out in car park .- very clean

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Gold Coast, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

A place that are always full just means that has great food there very fancy , nice staff . Good wine , can go there for any reason .

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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We found this restaurant by chance during a rainy lunchtime sojourn from nearby Luna Park. Wow, impressed in every way. We tried to get back in for dinner a couple of times, but reservations not accepted and they were full up - no stars deducted for this :) Particularly outstanding was the service and consideration we received from the waiter... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I have been here twice now, once for dinner and the other time for lunch. Each time I could not fault the great food or attentive and friendly service. Beautiful italian food and very good service. It is expensive but well worth it. I willcertsinly be back!

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Louisville, Colorado
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

This restaurant was highly recommended in a guidebook so we went out of our way to have dinner there on one of our two nights in Melbourne. The food was excellent (which is why I'm giving it a "very good" rating) but the waitstaff made us feel like they really didn't want us there. My sister-in-law asked about the specials... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Strangely Tripadvisor does not allow for a Good review - it's either Average or Very Good. Cicciolina is neither it is in fact Good. Food is good, service is Good, Wine list is Good. I have been there many times as I live close by. Monday lunch...not busy which is Good as the tables are very close together.Lunch for two... More 

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Perth, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

This restaurant was recommended to me by friends. I had high expectations and Cicciolina did not disappoint. Although it serves Mediterranean cuisine, the steaks are their forte.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 via mobile

This was my wife and I's first restaurant during our honeymoon in Australia. Hidden in the busy merchant strip of St Kilda, this little Italian restaurant welcomed us after a long morning of walking around the city. Even though it was quite late for a lunch by Australian standards, we were served efficiently and with a smile. One of the... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Cicciolina is a classic institution in St Kilda, i lived for 12 years in Carlisle street so was there often, back bar is mood film noir, front is great food, good wine, but fells classic, reminds me of Miettas.

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Melbourne
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

If you are ever in St Kilda, make this a definite. They don't take bookings, but you may just be lucky to grab a table on arrival - we were! Extremely attentive and very personable staff. All staff were consistently cheerful and put the customer first. Food is amazing. Try the brains and venison. Melts in your mouth. The scallops... More 

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Additional Information about Cicciolina

Address: 130 Acland Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3182, Australia
Phone Number: (03) 9525 3333
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisine: Mediterranean

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