Cafe Latte in Hawksburn Village was founded by Luca Lorusso 28 years ago.
The restaurant has since become a staple for locals and regulars alike, who delight in its modern Italian cuisine showcasing Luca's passion for his land. The food of Latte has often been described as "cucina povera" or "food of the poor", cucina povera was born out of necessity and practicality, but it has a richness and complexity that far exceeds the number of ingredients or the simple cooking methods used.
Cafe Latte is ideal in winter for a hearty pasta and cosy atmosphere and perfect on a summers day, bringing seafood and fresh produce to the forefront.
Luca Lorusso, is also an author of "Sharing Puglia" which is a beautifully designed modern cookbook, full of spectacular on-location photography of the breathtaking Puglia region and featuring 80 authentic Pugliese recipes.
To purchase a copy, go to Shop or call us on (03) 9826 5846.
Pasta nights, wine dinners, masterclass pasta making, private functions and live music upstairs are held at Cafe Latte so please sign up to keep up to date by joining our mailing list.
We also offer gift vouchers so please contact us directly to arrange this.
We hope to welcome you soon to the Cafe Latte family.
(03) 9826 5846
Restaurant - Wine Bar - Private Dining
12 noon until late
Monday - Saturday - Closed Sunday
If the date you are looking for is unavailable, please call the restaurant directly.
We accept bookings downstairs for up to 10 guests.
For guests of 11 or above, we can cater to you in
our private dining room. For info please follow
this link to the Functions tab.
ALL PASTA $20 + BYO WINE
$39.99 pp LUNCH SPECIAL AVAILABLE
MONDAY - SATURDAY
TWO COURSES + GLASS OF HOUSE WINE
NOT AVAILABLE FOR PARTY OF 7 OR MORE