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Olio Cucina

30 Block Pl, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9650 2190
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (2 reviews)
“block place” (9 reviews)
“lane ways” (8 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
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30 Block Pl, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

Had a business meeting here for lunch. Staff very attentive, meals were out fast and tasty. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank DinnerKat
Reviewed 6 March 2017

My wife and I popped into Olio's for lunch. My wife had been here earlier and had a really good meal, so we went stomping through the alleys to find this joint. We had the dips before our lunch. They were all quite beige in...More

Thank Stephen E
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

I always feel welcome and comfortable dining on my own at Olio Cucina. Great fresh food with consistent quality. Friendly staff and a unique movie wall.

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This quaint little Italian cafe in Block Place is gorgeous. The food is delicious, and the service is fantastic. Unfortunately we were unable to book ahead, which would have improved our stay slightly, but we were able to secure a table for six for brunch...More

Thank Ellie T
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Quaint restaurant in the bustling lane ways of Melbourne. The breakfast menu accommodated all dietary requirements and the chef was only to happy to make minor alterations to make the customer happy. The corn fritters and french toast were delicious. The staff were very friendly...More

1  Thank Anne P
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I was recently in Melbourne for a few days. During that time my cousin and I caught up to have lunch before going to a show. We were walking down Block Place in the city and stopped to look at Olio Cucina's menu. We both...More

1  Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Top class friendly service and most enjoyable meal and experience for country people hitting Melbourne

Thank clog47
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

If in Melbourne do yourself a favour and go to Olio for a meal or for coffee and cake. We had the most delicious dinner at Olio, the duck risotto was the best I have ever had, it was so fresh, light and delicious. The...More

Thank Sally63322
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I was looking for a place To eat in this area for a group of us to catch up and chose Olio because of the TripAdvisor reviews (Yay team!) It certainly lived up to the high praise given by others. The service was friendly and...More

Thank Alex C
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We've come here so many times now, my wife and I. We just adore the charming nature of the restaurant, with a concise and flavoursome menu, of an Italian theme. The way it's set back down and alley, with a wonderful expansive interior of nooks...More

Thank Toby M
Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways
tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Block Pl, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9650 2190
  • E-mail
Olio epitomises what Melbourne is all about: hidden laneways, seriously good coffee and people that are passionate about food. Come and experience what has made Olio a destination for tourists and a regular for Melbournians.Ci vediamo presto!
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