This pizza place on Brighton’s Bay Street has gathered quite a reputation around town for their delicious wood-fired offering, and here you’ll find a lengthy list of traditional and innovative pizza pies. As well as serving up authentic Italian pizzas, Il Caminetto offer other classic Italian dishes, and are open seven days a week. A firm favourite among the pizza-loving population of Melbourne and Brighton, booking a table in advance is advised!
Located on Bay Street, Brighton locals head to Il Caminetto to feast on some hearty Italian cuisine and delicious pizzas – you’ll find no shortage of them on the menu. Start with some capesante (grilled scallops with wild mushroom in a leek and amaretto sauce) or a selection of antipasti before moving onto one of the famous pizzas. You’ll find all of the classics, from margherita to quattro formaggi. Melbourne’s meat lovers should of course go for the meat lovers pizza, topped with tomato, mozzarella, bacon, ham, sausage and hot salami, while veggies will be delighted with the alle mellanze pizza with tomato, mozzarella, baked eggplant, basil leaves, parsley and garlic.
Other delectable Italian offerings on the menu include classic pasta dishes like lasagne, and vitello rosmarino (pan-fried Italian with lemon and a touch of white wine served with seasonal vegetables). Brighton’s Italian enthusiasts flock to Il Caminetto Brighton every day of the week, so to snag one of the best tables at this popular Melbourne pizza joint on Bay Street make a reservation in advance!