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La Porchetta

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North Melbourne
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302 Victoria St, Melbourne, Victoria 3051, Australia
+61 3 9326 9884
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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England, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed August 30, 2016

They do all sorts of Italian dishes, pasta etc, eat in or take away. Very fresh at great value. Not fine dining but a good place to chill and grab something to eat.

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Thank kkappes11
Melbourne, Australia
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2,398 reviews
636 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 442 helpful votes
Reviewed July 28, 2016

La Porchetta is popular but its pizzas not much better than the average mass marketed, chain-produced pizza. If you like going to a restaurant rather than getting take away, you may wish to consider La Porchetta.

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Thank Jeffry B
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

we were there twice for our meals. its lasagna is tasty and we like its American pizza. portion is quite big. price is ok.

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Thank gunawan g
Canberra, Australia
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88 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

The menu is extensive and the food is good; probably best described as comfort food. The service was very good. Everything arrived promptly and it was great for a family dinner out.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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76 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed June 2, 2016

Stopped by for lunch after Queen Victoria Market. They serve pretty big portions and we had some pastas and a pizza to share. They don't stinge on the ingredients and all the dishes tasted pretty good. They have a small selection of gelato which is quite good as well. They had a kids menu and we ordered a grilled chicken... More 

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Japan
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed May 1, 2016

Made an order through the La Porchetta online on Easter Sunday and when we went to the restaurant. It was closed yet we will still charged. Called the next day to ask for a refund and was told it should be resolved within a week. A week later. No money. Called again and was advised, the owner will contact the... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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104 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed April 30, 2016

I have never been a great fan of cheap food and big quantity. I prefer medium serves(not small) but good quality. Packed full of flavour. To me La Porchetta is well below average.

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Thank SirRichardofBayview
Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed April 30, 2016

We have been there a few times before because we can sit outside with our dog. We found the food to be basic but quite tasty. Today we went and it was terrible. First of all I got overcharged $50 because they charged me for the wrong table. I did get a refund. The first two meals and drinks came... More 

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Thank LEANNE D
Melbourne, Australia
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2,398 reviews
636 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 442 helpful votes
Reviewed March 13, 2016

La Porchetta gets mixed reviews from its customers. To tell the truth quite often, quite often the pizzas aren't very good. La Porchetta seems to be living on its reputation. You can get better pizzas in the suburbs.

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australia
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

La porchetta altona meadows ive tried for the last time first time i went i ordered a seafood marinara pasta and got a hole heap of mussels from a tin can that they use for there pizzas when i complaint they told me they ran out of fresh mussels.This visit i ordered Kilpatrick oysters for my partner and I they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 302 Victoria St, Melbourne, Victoria 3051, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > North Melbourne
  • Neighborhood: North Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9326 9884
Description
La Porchetta is an Italian A la carte Restaurant reknown for our tasty pizza, pasta and traditional dishes made from the best quality ingredients. With over 74 stores in Australia and New Zealand, your next Traditional Italian meal is not too far away.

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