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Italian Chef – Venue Now Closed

South Yarra, 3141
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ABOUT Italian Chef – Venue Now Closed

Unfortunately this venue has closed down

Italian Chef is a special venue - a restaurant, pizzeria, bar & cafe, all in one location, in the heart of Chapel St. On entering your are transported to Italy, from the authentic and fresh food through to the extensive wine list. With indoor and outdoor dining options in the restaurant, a downstairs wine cellar, and an upstairs function room, we host casual drinks, dining & special events.


The Tuscan Room has been decked out to accommodate all genres and sizes of events. The light filled room is located on the upper floor, a sophisticated and versatile space that exudes character and warmth making it the perfect place to celebrate your special event. It has its own bar, comfortable lounges, tables and chairs, boasts large windows that look down on the heart of Chapel St, and its own bathroom.

Our sit down dinner packages are designed to accommodate up to 60 guests. Whether it's a casual affair or an opulent celebration, we have a range of dinner and beverage options to choose from. Cocktail style functions can cater up to 120 people where you can enjoy mouth-watering canapés with the option of arranging an open or limited bar tab or allowing guests to purchase on consumption. We can also arrange a customised beverage service of beer, wine, spirits and cocktails.

The Tuscan Room is conveniently licensed until 3am.


The Wine Cellar is an intimate dining space, hidden under the restaurant and surrounded by an inspiring wine display on the walls. This space is ideal for private functions of up to 15-20 people (sit down) and 25-30 people (standing), whether it's a corporate lunch, wine tasting or informal gathering this space has the ability to transport you to another world. Please speak to the Events Manager regarding food and beverage options. The sky's the limit.

The Cellar is also licensed until 3am.

See below the contact form for our venue’s capacities

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