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Il Duca

Average price $65
8.6/10
126 reviews

Free serviceImmediate booking

Restaurant menu

Chef’s recommendations Dominic Bonadio

Average price $65 Special request

Scores & Reviews

Fabulous
8.6/10
based on 126 reviews
Only customers who have dined at the restaurant after booking on TheFork can leave a review.
Food :8.5/10
Service :8.9/10
Setting :8.6/10
  1. A A.
    • 273 reviews
    9.25/10

    Lovely evening. Beautiful food just a fraction pricey.

  2. Dallas B.
    • one review
    9.5/10

    Fantastic night of food and Opera!!

  3. A A.
    • 269 reviews
    10/10

    A wonderful night, celebrating a special time with family. The spacing of the courses was nothing short of perfect.

  4. Brian H.
    • one review
    8.25/10

    One our new favourites

  5. Leith M.
    • 2 reviews
    10/10

    I love this place. Staff lovely, food great.

  6. A A.
    • 268 reviews
    8/10

    We often go to Il Duca for a quick lunch. The food is great, the service is great. What's not to like?

  7. A A.
    • 283 reviews
    9.25/10

    Excellent atmosphere, good food and service.

  8. A A.
    • 259 reviews
    1.5/10

    We went at 6pm Friday night. It was chaotic to say the least. Frenzied, noisy and very lack luster service. 70 people. Given menu and ordered food. Food without a exaggerating was there LESS than 10 minutes later! This might sound good but the linguine marinara was barely warm, suggests pre cooking, no bread offered till we asked. Still waiting to order wine. Tables jammed together, no smiles we couldn’t wait to leave !! We have been many times before but will certainly think twice before returning again. Couldn’t even tell them as it was so busy so difficult to get anyone’s attention. Not a great start to our evening out. Very disappointing experience albeit a very expensive one for not much.

  9. A A.
    • 269 reviews
    7/10

    Good night out for a special occasion

  10. A A.
    • 302 reviews
    8.25/10

    EXCELLEMT LUNCH EXPRESS OPTIONS

  11. A A.
    • 258 reviews
    8.75/10

    Excellent venue!

  12. Adrian C.
    • one review
    7.5/10

    Il Duca is a classic Italian Restaurant where the quality of food is guaranteed ,and the service and ambience ensure a very pleasant meal.

  13. A A.
    • 271 reviews
    8.75/10

    We had the express lunch which was delicious! Definitely worth going.

  14. Robert D.
    • 41 reviews
    8.5/10

    Authentic Italiana Cooking!!!

  15. A A.
    • 279 reviews
    7.75/10

    Great service , good food , great service

  16. Judy C.
    • one review
    8.5/10

    Handy location to MCG and hospitals.

  17. A A.
    • 276 reviews
    10/10

    Service excellent and a great catch up with friends

  18. A A.
    • 272 reviews
    9/10

    The food was delicious, the service was friendly and our queries were answered very capably. We all had a lovely evening and would definitely consider returning.

  19. Jacqui H.
    • 2 reviews
    8.25/10

    Had a lovely night. Good food, wine and service. Seems popular. Was first visit. Will definitely go back

  20. Kristene S.
    • one review
    9.5/10

    Great atmosphere, good quick service which was perfect for dinner before the footy. Close to MCG

More information

Opening time

Monday - Friday 12:00pm - 3:00pm and 5:30pm - 10:00pm

Saturday 5:30pm - 10:00pm

Sunday - Closed

How to get to the restaurant

132 Wellington Parade, 3002, East Melbourne, Australia

About the restaurant

Game on!

Il Duca is a local favourite in East-Melbourne: loved not only for its tasty Italian food, but also for its convenient location - super close to Melbourne’s popular sporting grounds. Run by Dominic and David, whose family has been in the area for over

three decades, this restaurant boasts superb service and fresh flavours! Pop in wearing your team colours and sample their fettuccine con agnello, handmade pasta with lamb ragu and roast peppers or the misto di pesce, a grilled seafood selection served with fries and salad. They even have a function space, so you can bring the whole team with you for a special night out. So come calm your nerves before the semi-final, or celebrate a win with a post-match glass of vino. Either way Il Duca will be there cheering you on!

Best Dish: vitello al funghi - pan seared veal scallopine with wild mushrooms and white wine glaze.

Services

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