About Renzo's Bar Cafe Italiano

Serving exquisite Italian cuisine on the waterfront, Renzo’s Bar Cafe Italiano is known around Melbourne for fantastic service, delicious traditional food and its chic dining space. From homemade pastas to incredible gourmet pizzas, Renzo’s is committed to serving high-quality cuisine in the heart of the Docklands. Found on New Quay Promenade, just steps from the New Quay and Docklands Drive tram station, the restaurant is open seven days a week for your convenience.

Take a look at Renzo’s special New Year’s Eve menu!

Opening Times

Closed now
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Renzo's Bar Cafe Italiano
46 Newquay Promenade, Docklands
Melbourne 3008

Menu Highlights



Fegatini alla Veneziana

pan fried chicken livers sautéed with onion, herbs and marsala (sweet wine) served with crostini

Calamari con Rucola

fried calamari on rocket leaves, with balsamic and extra virgin olive oil dressing

Squazzata di Cozze

fresh Tasmanian mussels, tomato, white wine, garlic and extra virgin olive oil

More about Renzo's Bar Cafe Italiano, Docklands

Possibly providing one of the best views in Melbourne, Renzo’s Bar Cafe Italiano on New Quay Promenade is a standout in Melbourne for its stunning Italian dishes. Despite being one of the Docklands’ most stylish Italian restaurants, the atmosphere remains unpretentious and friendly, with excellent service to boot. And with a well-curated wine selection, dim lighting, elegant furnishings and incredible waterfront views, Renzo’s is ideal for an unforgettable evening of romance.

Renzo’s Bar Cafe Italiano offers affordable lunch specials seven days a week, including a choice of two courses, a glass of chardonnay or shiraz, and a dessert, all for an incredibly good price. Early bird? Stop by for Renzo’s Big Breakfast, a big spread including free range eggs, spinach, mushrooms, tomato, sausage and toast. Dinner at Renzo’s is always an excellent idea, so make sure to come by in the evening hours (after making a reservation) to sample specialities like gnocchi gorgonzola, cavatelli con anatra and capretto, a baby goat casserole with grilled polenta. Bring the kids along, too: at Renzo’s in Melbourne’s Docklands, children get their very own sophisticated menu.

17 Renzo's Bar Cafe Italiano Reviews

Very Good
17 Reviews
Waiting time:Very good
Value for money:Good value
Noise levels:Pleasant
peter b.2 months ago · 1 review

The location was great the service just as good and the food was perfect I want to try so much more on the menu cant wait to go again

Jeff W.4 months ago · 1 review

The service was fantastic!! It was before the Ed Sheeran concert and the place was packed. The team that was servicing the tables was very attentive and the meals were served promptly. The food was excellent and I will definitely be back !!

Anthony C.8 months ago · 1 review

Been going to Renzo's from the first day it opened. Have all my functions there and they never disapoint. Keep up the good work. The quality and freshness speak for themselves.