Phone your Host, Mario on (03) 9347-9959, at il Cantuccio Restaurant to book a table reservation, inside or 'al fresco' or to reserve the function room for your special event ~ Phone (03) 9347-9959 ~ We are located close to Melbourne City at 209 Lygon Street, Carlton, Melbourne's little Italy precinct. il Cantuccio Restaurant, a favourite location to take advantage of fine food, great Italian hospitality, great local wine and beers in a fantastic location and company.. call ahead, (03) 9347-9959 to order take away service or book your favourite table for a group, party or intimate dinner for two. il Cantuccio Restaurant will cater to you with personal attention all in a warm and friendly family environment.
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WE are are closed for our annual break from
and re open on tuesday 13/02/18

Call us on (03) 9347-9959 to reserve a table.
~~WOW ~ We now offer free car parking Tuesday-Thursday to our dining Clientele....

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Closed Mondays
Welcome to
IL Cantuccio Restaurant..
in the heart of Melbourne's Little Italy

the World Famous food precinct of Melbourne.
Phone (03) 9347-9959

Open Tuesday to Sunday from 6.00pm

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Ranked in the top 10 from over 3000 restaurants in Melbourne on trip adviser with a 93% approval rating from many happy diners.

Thank you so much to all our customers.

That makes us #1 in Carlton

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Il Cantuccio offers over 30 years of great customer service and experience.

Mario and Lory, combine their proud southern Italian heritage with a passion for good wholesome home style Italian food,to create a versatile menu and wine list that is going to please the taste buds.
Come and enjoy our hospitality.

Fully Licensed and BYO WINE ONLY
(Corkage applies $3.00 p/p)
IL Cantuccio is a welcoming warm and relaxing venue offering good old fashioned and modern Italian cuisine,and all with friendly homely service. Enjoy 'al fresco' on the pavement outdoors under the heated protection and cover of the awning, or inside in a traditional Italian ambiance.

Many International stars of film & television have enjoyed our hospitality and have been immortalized in photos on the walls throughout the restaurant.

Since opening in August 1983, IL Cantuccio has consistently impressed and excited patrons with great food, wine & hospitality.
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iL Cantuccio Restaurant ~ Italian Cuisine
209 Lygon Street Carlton
Phone (03) 9347-9959
Book your next function with usBook your next function with us
We have our function room available for all your special needs contact us and we'll put a special package together just for you.
Call ahead to ensure your tableCall ahead to ensure your table
IL Cantuccio recommends you call to book your table. Let us know how many are coming and we will be ready when you are.
At IL Cantuccio we now offer free WI FI for your convenience.
Gluten free PastaGluten free Pasta
We now offer gluten free pasta.
Home made Gnocchi.Home made Gnocchi.
Come in and sample our fresh home made Gnocchi.
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209 Lygon Street, Carlton, Victoria