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Amiconi

#167 of 3,150 Restaurants in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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359 Victoria St | Locality is West Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3003, Australia
+61 3 9328 3710
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Melbourne, Australia
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111 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A true North Melbourne gem. Fantastic Italian food, great service. Place is very popular and gets booked out on weekends. I was there for early dinner on a weekday and it was packed. Try the Linguini Marinara and Eggplant Parma - both are really good !

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Thank TomTomAus
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

On a busy Saturday night in the cities North my family was treated to a delightful dining experience at Amiconi. Only taking reservations over the phone, this family owned and run Italian restaurant is a hidden gem! From the moment we entered the restaurant to the moment we left, the staff were fantastic and the service was great! The food... More 

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Thank tommyreview
Uki, NSW
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

I have been dining here for what seems decades - and it really has been! What a gorgeous small restaurant, usually cramped, full of noise, laughter, bustling waiters, aromas, fun .... a very special and quality restaurant of the highest order. Of course there is Michael Cardamone, the omnipresent maître d', and Michael is only the second owner after decades... More 

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Thank Henry K
Hong Kong, China
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

On my recent stay in Melbourne I visited Amiconi's twice. I have been there before and it's nice to find the atmosphere and food has not changed. It has a very friendly old style Italian atmosphere to the place The food whether you choose the pasta or meat is perfectly served. On my first visit I had the chicken and... More 

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Thank daniel169
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

On a recent trip to Melbourne we were given a tip by a local to dine at Amiconi, so we booked in for my birthday lunch. It was a really lovely experience, the food was exquisite the waiter was attentive and very friendly, I couldn't fault our meal or service. This is a small intimate restaurant which was busy but... More 

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Thank Kathleen C
Hobart, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

This is not a place to come to if you want quiet dining and plenty of elbow room - it's small, lively, crowded but at least you can hold a conversation with your dinner companions as you are so close to each other. The food was excellent and I particularly recommend the sweet potato gnocchi. Service prompt and friendly and... More 

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Thank PollardHackett
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32 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

After nearly 45 years I went back to Amiconi. Back then you could get a hearty 3 course meal for $15. Well prices have changed but the place is still as good as it was 40 years ago Warm efficient service, excellent range to choose from and wonderful generous portion sizes. Food delicious. Highly recommended We'll go back soon I'm... More 

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Thank Marshall S
Footscray, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

Just a great restaurant. My boss Max Norris introduced me in the 70's and have been eating here ever since. Always special. Tonight we ate the specials. Linguini entrée, light a feather then lamb. Also light and serving just right.

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Thank Simon K
Melbourne, Australia
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80 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Great family owned business. Traditional Italian fare served by caring staff. Would highly recommend the calamari and the pasta. Beautifully cooked.

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Thank Robin3003
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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Thanks for the amazing dinner I had the Garlic mushrooms, chilli prawns and the sticky date, & the missus had the calamari rings and the profiterolls everything was awesome. But next we will leave the kid with a babe sitter. :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 359 Victoria St | Locality is West Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3003, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9328 3710

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