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Il Solito Posto

113 Collins St | via George Parade, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9654 4466
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (111 reviews)
“herb bread” (10 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
113 Collins St | via George Parade, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 798 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Friends recommended I’ll Solito Posto and joined us for an early dinner. What a lovely authentic Italian restaurant. The food is excellent and so is the service! My husband had the special Spaghetti meal - Rockling fish with capers,tomatoes, basil, chilli and garlic, Our friends...More

Thank Ann G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am very bemused by the high ratings given for this restaurant. First impressions when entering were quite good, but as we were shown to our table further down, we realised how noisy it was. It was almost impossible to hear each other over the...More

Thank Travelling-Leolion
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the Spaghetti Marinara, it was amazing. I’m Italian, so extremely fussy when it comes to pasta. The staff were also flawless. It’s an old school style restaurant, which delivered a great ambience. I really enjoyed my experience. Thank you.

Thank Linda p
Reviewed 1 week ago

15 years+ visiting Melbourne and never been in the gem. Dropped in late with kids for a dessert and grown up drinks. Great service and atmosphere - and fantastic desserts, friendly staff and great eclectic décor. Definitely worth trying the formal sit down option if...More

Thank GedJJF
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this place has been here for over 20 years! it has never failed to deliver great food, service & atmosphere. Corner of the bar, veal Ragu & glass of red. Micky !

Thank Ca De Vin C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Authentic Italian dining in the heart of Melbourne. I have an Italian mother-in-law, and this is the closest to her food I have ever experienced.

Thank alexanderlambe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always start my stay in Melbourne with lunch at il Solito Posto, perfect, never changes, warm embracing atmosphere with Italian food as authentic as back in Italia.

Thank ItaliaA70
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our night with excellent staff, nice wine and a casual friendly environment. But I felt a bit constrained in what I could choose as I am not keen on chilli in pasta nor seafood pastas. That meant basically ragu or Bolognese. So I...More

Thank Dianna C
Reviewed 6 August 2018

can't say enough about melbourne as a great dining city. frankly didn't have a ton of time (as it was work travel) to venture out of the CBD, and we were staying at the westin so can't speak to a ton of dining places in...More

1  Thank TravelingJiya
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Thank you to the team on site for an amazing evening. Fabulous wine, fabulous food, and fabulous service. This place is the real deal. Busy, bustling, worth the wait. My new absolute favourite - maybe nationally! ....

Thank Donna M
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VesnaLav
14 June 2017|
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Response from Garry632015 | Reviewed this property |
It's perfect. Get there early though. Table seating. Enjoy your meal and 'My Fair Lady'. You're in for a great night.
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amandaflack
1 September 2016|
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Response from Nicole P | Reviewed this property |
You could wear a dress. It's Melbourne so feel free to express yourself. This restaurant is fairly casual although lots of people there after work wearing suits and work dresses etc.
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LedatheSwan
9 February 2015|
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Response from TracyStephen | Reviewed this property |
I agree with 111Jenny. It is a great place to take your time and enjoy their attention to detail and great service. However it would always be best to check with the staff there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$45
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 Collins St | via George Parade, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9654 4466
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