Lygon Street, Melbourne

3.9
Landmark · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Located near the University of Melbourne, Lygon Street is known for a wide range of Italian restaurants and cafes catering to families and serving  pasta dishes, pizza, fresh seafood, and steak meals. You can also stop by a number of pubs and wine bars, which serve gourmet food and local beers and wines. Bring the family for dinner at Toto's Pizza House, the first ever pizzeria in Australia, which has been located at the southern end of this street continuously since its opening in 1961. The East Brunswick Club opened its doors as a major neighborhood music venue in 2006. Drop by for a hot meal and live music any day of the week. See Lygon Street and all Melbourne has to offer by arranging your trip with our Melbourne online trip builder.
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  • Lygon Street is best known for being Melbourne's "Little Italy." These days, the city end is more Asian than Italian The restaurants are suffering in the lockdown. One of Austtralia's best bookshop...  more »
  • This is the high street that is in the heart of the classic Italian neighborhood in town. Lots of old fashioned restaurants here. The best place is the huge impressive bakery. Wander on the side...  more »
  • We came down Lygon street to grab some lunch. The usual vibrant street was sadly quiet and shut up, there was minimal business open. Restaurants were shut up and some even had tape across them...  more »

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