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Cafe Di Stasio

31 Fitzroy St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
+61 3 9525 3999
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good24%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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Open Now
6:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
31 Fitzroy St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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1 - 10 of 467 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Di Stasio does it well with their white jackets and black bow ties and top class service that you might expect in Naples or Rome. Since its opening late 1980's it has not changed from a very good restaurant with is very Italian decor and...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a pricy but delicious meal here within walking distance of our hotel. The neighbourhood feels a bit strange but it's really not! The service was a bit white jacket stuffy but the food was really very sophisticated. This was recommended by a friend...More

Thank stuart b
Reviewed 1 week ago

Upmarket Italian Food...quality of the food was fantastic...Most mains start with a 4 recommend gnocchi for starters, the eye fillet for main and Mousse for dessert! Wine very expensive but that goes with the territory. Will def be back for a special occasion....they do an...More

Thank Sharrelle100
Reviewed 1 week ago

Eating here would normally be out of our price range but the advertised Lunch Special was worth the visit especially as we were on holiday from Interstate. We found the place a little cramped and perhaps dated but the staff were very friendly and took...More

Thank ziggieAdelaide
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having lived one street away for many years I have been something of a regular at both the bar and restaurant at Di Stasio. Although I have moved away I decided to try their 'Spezzafame' lunch advertised in the national newspaper. Pasta+pane+Caffe =$15 + $5...More

Thank David B
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

2 couples. 3 bottles of reasonably inexpensive wine (considering there is not much on the wine list for under $100), 4 entrees, 2 mains, 2 entrees, 4 cocktails and 2 ports. $800 thanks for some pretty ordinary food. This place is like the try-hard kid...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Just moved to St Kilda West. I heard in good authority that I should try @cafedistasio. Popped in to the bar for a bourbon rocks and a quick suss. I had read earlier reviews and was honestly a bit worried that I was dressed too...More

Thank Timothy L
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

I have been lucky enough to eat here about 10 times in the last 15 years. It's always an incredible food experience, lovely atmosphere, beautiful wine and impeccable service. I can't get enough of this place. Have had family meals and date nights here. Favourite...More

Thank W8703DXjosephm
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

We visited Cafe Di Stasio for a long Sunday lunch while visiting Melbourne and it did not disappoint. Wonderful Italian menu to choose from and even longer wine list, we wiled away a couple of wet windy Sunday afternoon hours, the food while pricy was...More

Thank LindyLouR
Reviewed May 23, 2017 via mobile

Excellent location in Fitzroy St St Kilda. Food is very good as is the service.The prices however are at the top end. Would only go for spell occasions as there are many great choices around.

Thank Gis M
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Marcie C
June 24, 2016|
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Response from Steverheum | Reviewed this property |
Never had an issue with staff here. This is not a place of "generosity" but rather " elegant restraint". The prawn pasta with pasta cooked in prawn bisque is lovely. The angel hair pasta with crab is so lovely. Suspect that... More
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David2060
January 12, 2015|
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Response from Gt3driver | Reviewed this property |
On previous visits yes, but not 9 days ago, a lot of food unavailable. It was Sunday do can happen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$88
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Fitzroy St, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  St Kilda
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9525 3999
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