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This cosy family run Italian restaurant, in the heart of historical Thorndon, was opened in August 2011 by Giuseppe, Isabel, Marina and Gianluca.

Giulio Ricatti’s menu uses fresh "Bongusto Pasta" handcrafted in Wellington and offers an inter-regional array of dishes from traditional Italian cuisine emphasising the freshness and simplicity of local and imported produce.

Our approach towards service is accurate yet relaxed and friendly and our motto is "mangiare, bere e allegria" (eat, drink and be happy) and is supported by our extensive range of Italian and local beverages, all backed by Giuseppe’s extensive knowledge gained in leading restaurants around the world including Wellington, London and Italy.