We're always buzzing with something going on.  Pop in on an intimate date, or get loose with a bunch of your nearest and dearest.  There are DJs on the decks Friday and Saturday nights to get you swooning and grooving.

Our calendar is also packed with functions and special events, so get involved and discover why we're not just any old bar.  

We bring the nostalgia and hospitality of Italia to you.

Aperitivo Sundays

Our Aperitivo Sundays have fast become the best and most traditional Aperitivo in Melbourne, on the 1st Sunday of each month. Mark it in your calendar, it’s the perfect place to say hello to the Joanie’s family.

From 1.30pm for $20, have a drink and sample the delights of a true Italian aperitivo - cheese, salami, pasta and more - Buonissimo!

No bookings required. Come and enjoy the good life with food, wine and the best Italian music. What’s Sunday for if not a celebration, Italian style!

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Regional Dinners

Our Regional Dinner Series is BACK for 2018! Next up we're travelling to Liguria.

Join us for an incredible feast of rustic Ligurian delights, with matched wines available to purchase (courtesy of our amici at Enoteca Sileno). 

Liguria boasts some of the best food in Italy including pesto genovese, focaccia, ravioli and pandolce, just to name a few. A long list of wine varieties are produced in this region and it has a total of seven DOC wine regions!

Tickets are selling fast so snap them up today.


happy hour

Join us for Happy Hour everyday (that's Wednesday through Sunday) until 7pm.

Enjoy $10 spritz and $6.50 Peroni pots! Now that's gotta make you smile. 

Cin cin!