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Maccaroni Trattoria Italiana

10/12 Manchester Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9090 7634
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“maccheroni” (25 reviews)
“pasta” (47 reviews)
“pappardelle” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10/12 Manchester Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 257 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was feeling like Italian food and this place hit the spot. I loved the serving size, it wasn't over-sized like I've been served at Lygon street, nor was it too small. It was just the right amount to feel content afterwards. I ordered a...More

Thank HappyTravelsNZ123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful menu. Had some very tasty, proper Italian food here. It also fills you up. You get a very original Italian feeling here, both from the food and the ambience. It is not a large place, so you might want to reserve if you...More

Thank Dan_DeSilva
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On 3 separate visits tried the Pappardelle with Mushroom and Truffle Cream sauce. Twas tasty on two of the three. Such a disappointment today. Dry, no cream or truffles, don’t think we will be going back.

Thank LurveTravels
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Great place to eat, absorb the vibe and eat delicious food. Staff were amazing. Worth the visit as it is tucked away.

Thank Judy G
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Great staff, great atmosphere and broad solid menu. I just found the food lacked flavour. Well cooked, just lacked deliciousness.

Thank SecondValleyCP
Reviewed April 4, 2018

This used to be one of my favourite restaurants, both in the quality of the food & the price that went with it. Returned for the first time in a few months - prices had increased substantially (maybe if they stopped renovating & moving things...More

1  Thank Jody B
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

We visited this fabulous Italian restaurant a couple of years ago and returned with the same expectations. Unfortunately it wasn’t to be. The restaurant has been refurbished and has lost the authenticity that it had before. That aside, the bruschetta was disappointing as was my...More

1  Thank FlyingCharlie
Davide B, General Manager at Maccaroni Trattoria Italiana, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2018

Hi Charlie, We are sad to hear about your experience. The restaurant has been actually renewed, introducing a new bar made out of Authentic Sicilian hand made tails. This would give to the restaurant - from our point of view - a more authentic and...More

Reviewed March 28, 2018

If you look at my other reviews you know that I rarely even ding a business. I respect effort and basic quality. Our experience here was anything but. We chose this restaurant because of the good reviews, it's close proximity to us when we were...More

1  Thank John D
Davide B, General Manager at Maccaroni Trattoria Italiana, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2018

Hi John D. On behalf of Maccaroni, I would like to apologize for the bad expierence you had in our restaurant. To help our investigation, would you mind please to tell us in which day you came to dine at Maccaroni? This would help us...More

Reviewed March 27, 2018

We enjoyed a cosy, casual dinner on a recent visit to Melbourne. We had a pizza and a pasta and everything was delicious. Portions were generous and service was exceptionally warm and friendly. It was a really enjoyable dining experience!

Thank pddownunder
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

So good great place nice and cosy and casual, they were great in helping feed our fussy son with something he would like, well worth a visit.

Thank lindsaycrew
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10/12 Manchester Lane, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighborhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9090 7634
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