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Located in the heart of Carlton’s “little Italy” on busy Lygon street. Piccolo Mondo (translates “small world”) was establish in 1980. It has since become a household name amongst Italian emigres and local foodies. The double story building offers indoor, courtyard ‘alfresco’ or footpath dining, with a balcony upstairs. This family owned, iconic Italian restaurant serves traditional home style cuisine. Inspiration stemming from the families Italian heritage. Piccolo Mondo offers a delicious range of home made pastas, freshly caught seafood, a great selection of red and white meats. Piccolo Mondo supports all allergies and dietary requirements thus offering a diverse variety of gluten and dairy free, vegan and halal options. For over 30 years this humble establishment has consistently impressed diners with great food, wine and exceptional hospitality. Your host Pino and his friendly staff welcome you to try a truly unforgettable and exceptional dining experience
An upstairs function room is available for any occasion with multiple seating and catering options. 
ROMANTIC DINNER

ROMANTIC DINNER

DAILY OPEN

DAILY OPEN

OUTDOOR CAFE

OUTDOOR CAFE

HEALTHY FOOD

HEALTHY FOOD

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