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va bene pizzeria - CLOSED

T10 Shed 9, Central Pier. 161 Harbour Esplanade | Docklands, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 8623 9690
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
Jul 12, 2016
Jun 12, 2016
“Great Pizza”
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
T10 Shed 9, Central Pier. 161 Harbour Esplanade | Docklands, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Neighborhood: Docklands
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11 - 20 of 33 reviews

Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

Nice place to have pizza right near Etihad Stadium. Gluten free options available and very friendly service. Would recommended va bene pizzeria to anyone needing gluten free.

1  Thank Fiona B
Reviewed April 30, 2015 via mobile

Been buying take away pizzas here for some years now. This time the two "chefs" seemed uneasy with my request for anchovies and had to consult with the boss who was clearly micromanaging the empty restaurant except for one table of 3. I sensed a...More

Thank Rex G
Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

The food was good. We ordered different pastas and all was alright. The staff was friendly enough. They accepted us even without reservation. while other restos in that strip won't take us in. Since it was a busy night.

Thank butterflyexistence
Reviewed November 8, 2014

I had made a booking for a large group of 80 and was assured that the bill could be split . However on arrival was notified that it could only be split into 4 tables . The night costs us $150 more then it should...More

Thank tripreviews20142014
Reviewed October 26, 2014 via mobile

Came here for an early dinner with my 3yr old and other family. Resturant was fully booked with a large function in the next room. We were warned there would be a delay. And there was a large one. When the food finally came it...More

Thank Treeblack
Reviewed March 14, 2014

Once again had a wonderful meal. Had tried their pizza last time and it was terrific. This time had a la carte. I had the beef cheeks which were to die for. The staff are very friendly and the outlook is beautiful....right on the water....More

Thank Jkennedy232@Gma... K
Reviewed December 5, 2013

I had eaten here recently for a work lunch as it is close to the office and I had enjoyed the food. On a very cold, windy and wet summer evening I popped in for a solo dinner before returning to my hotel and I...More

Thank indiga_11
Reviewed November 10, 2013

Monday night on the Melbourne pier is sooo quiet. Only tow other couples at theis restaurant. Chose a simple pizza with prosciutto. The prosciutto was placed on top after the pizza was cooked - is that a Melbourne thing? Yet it was excellent. Folowed by...More

Thank Fishernator
Reviewed July 29, 2013

Came here with 15 family members and overall - just ok. Wasnt overly busy, yet service wasnt very attentive, one of those situations where you spend half the time trying to get the attention of staff, let alone service. I had pasta and it very...More

Thank Watto77
Reviewed July 26, 2013

We visited Va Bene within the last two weeks as part of a large birthday celebration dinner. Whilst the staff for the most part were polite, out table was under-staffed for the number of patrons present and service suffered as a result. The wait time...More

Thank JamesWilliam28
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: T10 Shed 9, Central Pier. 161 Harbour Esplanade | Docklands, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Docklands
  • Neighborhood: Docklands
  • Phone Number: +61 3 8623 9690
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