10 Italian Restaurants in Mornington Peninsula

Explore Italian restaurants in the Mornington Peninsula

You’ll find a whole host of wonderful Italian restaurants in the Mornington Peninsula. Since the 1950s, Australia’s love affair with Italian cuisine spread like wildfire across the country, including this picturesque area of Victoria. This stunning peninsula, south of Melbourne boasts a stunning natural landscape with beautiful beaches and a hinterland offering wineries, hiking and camping trails and plenty more besides. All this, makes the Italian restaurants of the Mornington Peninsula all the more enticing because what could be better than relaxing with a delicious plate of squid ink pasta or margherita pizza and bottle of Chianti after a day in paradise?

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Saltimbocca Italian Restaurant

Cheltenham
Italian$$$$
5.4/680
Saltimbocca Italian Restaurant

Sazio Restaurant

Black Rock
Italian$$$$
5.0/674
Sazio Restaurant

Vincent's Cafe Restaurant

Beaumaris
Italian$$$$
5.1/6134
Vincent's Cafe Restaurant
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Volpino

Mount Martha
Italian$$$$
5.5/696
Volpino

Beletti Restaurant Cafe Bar

Dandenong
Italian$$$$
5.5/694
Beletti Restaurant Cafe Bar

Paesano Italian Restaurant - Hampton Park

Hampton Park
Italian$$$$
5.0/67
Paesano Italian Restaurant - Hampton Park

Freddie's Kitchen

Carrum Downs
Italian$$$$
5.0/63
Freddie's Kitchen

Manhattan in Mornington

Mornington
Italian$$$$
4.8/626
Manhattan in Mornington

Pinocchio’s Beaumaris

Beaumaris
Italian$$$$
Pinocchio’s Beaumaris

Abruzzo Club - 377 on Lygon

Brunswick East
Italian$$$$
5.8/64
Abruzzo Club - 377 on Lygon
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    Authentic Italian restaurants in the Mornington Peninsula

    With Italians making up a large percentage of the population in Victoria, it’s no surprise there are several family-owned trattorias throughout the Mornington Peninsula. You’ll find Italian restaurants here that specialise in time tested dishes that go back two or three generations. Quality and simplicity are the two most important aspects of the cuisine. You’ll also discover plenty of wine, oil and cured meat that has been imported from directly Italy, alongside locally sourced produce and ingredients.
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    Classic favourites at the Mornington Peninsula's Italian restaurants

    Even a simple pizza gets elevated to something truly special with the authentic Italian touch. At the Italian restaurants in the Mornington Peninsula, you can Enjoy watching pizzaiolos (pizza chefs) prepare freshly made dough and knead it to perfection. Or pasta lovers, can tuck into fresh spaghetti, ravioli, fettuccine and gnocchi tossed in olive oil, fresh seafood and parmigiana. The Italian restaurants at Mornington Peninsula also boast of a vast selection of wine so choose your favourite, or ask the sommelier for their recommendation based on your dish of choice.
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    Relax in the Mornington Peninsula's Italian restaurants

    If relaxed dining is what you’re after, the Italian restaurants in the Mornington Peninsula the ideal venues for any occasion. Many offer cosy and rustic charm where you can while the day or night away as you take in the picturesque surroundings of this incredible part of the world… while feasting on pizza, pasta and tiramisu of course. So, if you’re like us and can’t get enough of the unique flavours of Italy, reserve a table at an Italian restaurant in the Mornington Peninsula with Quandoo. You certainly won’t regret it.