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dined on Wed, 4 Sep 2019

Perfect for dinner when going to Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

dined on Wed, 29 May 2019

Lasagne was great and the skinny fries with Parmesan were amazing. Only thing that let it down for us was we sat in the bar area before hand and there’s a very close outdoor balcony area for people to smoke and it stunk, this did put me off as when ever anyone came in or out of there this huge stench came in and the door would sometimes be left open a bit.

dined on Sat, 11 May 2019

Great for pre-theatre, where 20% discount is given for theatre goers.

dined on Sat, 19 Oct 2019

We shared the Rocket-Pear salad. It was tasty but the pear was not ripe..very very hard. We each had pizza. Mine was okay, not great, hardly had any sauce. My husband’s had no sauce and very little topping. When I wanted to take home my leftover pizza, I was told that the restaurant did not have a license to let me “take away” what I had ordered for table service. We were disappointed with our meals and would not recommend this restaurant.

dined on Sat, 19 Oct 2019

Visited the restaurant on recommendation of a family member after their recent visit. Service was great, it was prompt and friendly. Perfect for the time we had as we were seeing a show near by. The food itself was a little lack luster. It wasn't horrible but not amazing either. We ordered a pizza among other things and this was dry and lacked flavor. The way we described the meal at the time was unsatisfying. In terms of service I would recommend but as we did not enjoy the meal I wont recommend this to friends.

dined on Sat, 12 Oct 2019

The perfect pre-theatre restaurant for both Her Majesty's and the Comedy Club. Great food and good service time after time.

dined on Sat, 21 Sep 2019

Very uninteresting meal presentation. Added colour from a vegetable would not have gone astray. Initial cocktails took far too long to arrive and only after waiter reminded of the order..

dined on Sat, 21 Sep 2019

Fantastic place. Beautiful food, amazing service and a brilliant wine list 😀
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About Locanda Restaurant & Bar

Nestled in the heart of Melbourne's Theatre District, Locanda Restaurant & Bar is home to authentic, Italian cuisine with a modern twist on classic dishes. Located in Rydges Melbourne, Locanda makes for the perfect spot for your pre-show dinner, drink after the show, or even to sit on the terrace and watch the hustle and bustle of the city below. The high ceilings, Italian marble and velvet design set the scene for a luxurious and sophisticated evening. The menu consists of all your Italian favourites, pizza, pasta, antipasti and salumi that will surely make this a new favourite (who can go past baked ricotta cheesecake?). With private dining rooms with a separate entrance, Locanda makes for the perfect venue for any occasion. If you prefer not to dine a la carte, feast on one of many share style menus, or organise a grazing table for your next special occasion.

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