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171 Waverley Rd, Malvern, Stonnington, Victoria 3145, Australia
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“churros” (4 reviews)
“tapas” (13 reviews)
“risotto” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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171 Waverley Rd, Malvern, Stonnington, Victoria 3145, Australia
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

This place has several things going for it, but two are stand-outs... the staff and the bread. I think if they sold the bread on the pavement outside they'd do well! (Not selling the staff ...) We celebrated a special birthday here recently - and...More

1  Thank Lizafrancis
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Booked our table for 7pm, and ordered immediately. Waiter "forgot" to process the order and an hour later we finally were served, the Chef Special scallops were so disappointing: garlic was overpowering, the mash was watery, and the scallops tiny. A very pleasant waitress was...More

1  Thank marybell2018
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The l' Olivio cuisine is a fusion of traditional Italian with Australian Pub food. I opted for a vegetarian dish (Goat Cheese Ravioli). It was nice, but the cheese was a bit overpowering! Also, the Rav just missed on the cook and needed an extra...More

1  Thank ArtInOz
Reviewed 8 September 2017

First visit to this restaurant which has a variety of cuisines. Food was well cooked and presented everything from pasta, tapas, pizza, steak, fish, risotto and so on. In fact just about caters for all tastes. Thoroughly enjoyed the meal and will return

Thank Kewy2014
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Had dinner here with 9 friends. Warm welcome from friendly staff - the service was consistently good all night. Good selection of tapas as entrees - all were very tasty. The main courses were delivered after an appropriate interval - all 10 mains delivered within...More

Thank LindsayMann
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Garlic bread was a stand out and such a novel way of serving it. Beautiful warm bread with the garlic butter on the side so you could make it to your liking. Pizza and pasta delicious and generous servings. Steak special was well cooked and...More

Thank burnit83
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

As usual, great food and great service! Our favourite dishes are still great! Owners doing great job of keeping tradition and home atmosphere for last 13 years we visiting this place!

Thank Dimime
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Went with a group of friends for dinner. The food was good, very tasty, served quickly and at reasonable prices. Only downside is the noise but you can get past that as food is good. We had a range of dishes: Lamb cutlets, Chicken Parma,...More

Thank Flipper_3627
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

One of the best bang for buck Mediterranean menus in Melbourne. Watch them make the best pizza with the freshest foods while you watch. ambience good. service is good can be a bit slow if they're busy best to book .

1  Thank rob m
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This restaurant may not be modern or upmarket, but good honest food is never out of fashion. Triditional Italian food just like your grand mother's cooking. My veal scallopini is tender with flavoursome sauce would make Manu proud, Lasagna was soft rich with tasty sauce,...More

Thank shtarker2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$18
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 Waverley Rd, Malvern, Stonnington, Victoria 3145, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Stonnington  >  Malvern
  • Phone Number: 95724487
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