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Urban List: 33 Best Italian Restaurants In Melbourne,
2023 Edition

While it’s a tough gig narrowing down the best Italian restaurants Melbourne has to offer, Ronnie’s been named as one of the best in Melbourne, possibly with our exciting array of decadent dishes. 

Broadsheet: New Hire: Five Minutes With Anthony Dispensa, New Executive Chef at Ronnie’s

One of NYC’s most sought-after restaurant reservations is at Carbone. And Melbourne has scored its former senior sous-chef, who’s dishing up saucy, spicy vodka fusilli at a recently opened Italo-American joint in the CBD.

Herald Sun: Italian fare, Yankee flair

Having worked in some of the world’s best kitchens such as London’s Dinner by Heston and most recently New York celebrity magnet Carbone, Anthony Dispensa is bringing something new to Melbourne. 

ronnie's private events terrace

Sitchu: Buon Appetito! The Best Italian Restaurants in Melbourne

Featured as Melbourne’s newest cicchetti (Italian tapas) haunt, Ronnie’s easy-to-share New York-Italian-inspired menu was defined refined yet soulful.

Conversation with a chef: Anthony Dispensa, Ronnie’s 

In a light conversation with Jo Rittey, Anthony Dispensa shares how he came to be a chef and his thoughts on why we must move forward post Covid lockdowns and reclaim our humanity.