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Copperwood Restaurant

318 Lygon St, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
+61 3 9347 1799
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible11%
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“risotto” (19 reviews)
“pizza” (32 reviews)
“tapas” (10 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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318 Lygon St, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We could not have been more impressed with this restaurant. The atmosphere was lovely and the service was impeccable - so warm and friendly - while being professional. We enjoyed all our drinks (some beautiful selections of wine) and the meals were delicious too. The...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We strolled the street looking for something non-Italian and thought that the menu here looked very good. There was still Pasta to be had but classed as Modern Australian. Bothe meal we ordered were great. I had the signature dish , Copperwood Chicken, which was...More

Thank grassrootsman
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have dining at Copperwood for 25+years, more regularly in recent years. On this occasion arrived at 6 pm after a movle at the Nova and were welcomed in the usual way. We chose a table inside although the windows were open to the warm...More

Thank kehg2018
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Passed by this restaurant several times when visiting Lygon Street and decided to drop in. Staff was very friendly and we were seated at a nice table near the front. My wife and I shared a Pizza and a salad and a couple glasses of...More

Thank Bross24
Reviewed 2 January 2018

This was a great location for a late boxing day lunch - escaping the downtown madness. The veal copperwood and spaghetti gambero were good and the meal was reasonably priced including a bottle of wine. Had a nice chat with the maitre'd. It was a...More

1  Thank JandNMc
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The whole experience was really poor. Food was well over cooked and they brought us out the wrong food. Wouldn’t recommend going here!

Thank Brooke A
Reviewed 17 December 2017

A very warm night inside, Sitting right up the back by ourselves, No Air conditioning going even when asked it was laughed off. Table of 8 , Waitress was excellent, My risotto was terrible, 'Gluggy' mess, nice chicken the rest horrible, lasagne great, should have...More

1  Thank gazzz1
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Easy access enabled my Mother and her walker in, no stress, and a table was quickly found for the 5 of us on a week night. Service was quick and friendly and the food choices were good. Good Italian food with the right amount of...More

1  Thank VictoriaVictoriaHR
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

4 of us attended copper wood last night while on a business trip and pretty bloody satisfied with the service. The maître de was friendly and organised. The owner personally greeted us and took time to have a conversation about life. The food was Devine!!!...More

1  Thank Jaye F
Reviewed 11 September 2017

After a long walk from Brunswick Road Fitzroy on a very cold night, we came across this restaurant. The gentleman that greeted us talked us into staying and we had a good time. Food was plentiful and beer cold. Yes even on cold night I...More

1  Thank John M
Lygon Street
If you want real parmesan, cut from the block, grated
over your pasta with a twist of style, this is the
place. Until recently, this neighbourhood was home to
the notorious ‘Carlton Crew,’ a pseudo mafia who
started their day with a local espresso. They are
gone, but the espresso still runs strong in this
Little Italy which has something for everyone.
Starched white tablecloths, candles, pizza the way
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 11:30 PM
9:00 AM - 12:30 AM
9:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 Lygon St, Melbourne, Victoria 3053, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Lygon Street
  • Neighbourhood: Lygon Street
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9347 1799
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