In the heart of North Melbourne’s burgeoning food precinct sits Sosta Cucina, a welcoming space delivering fine Italian cuisine with warm and familiar service.

Since opening its doors in May 2007, Sosta Cucina has consistently impressed and excited Melbourne’s food community with a traditional meets contemporary Italian menu.

Sosta Cucina’s menu is constantly evolving; incorporating the best seasonal produce as well as showcasing fantastic Italian products. On offer is a selection of daily additional dishes depending on what is sourced at the market! Sosta prides itself on a great selection of fine Italian wines as well as offering a broad selection from Australia’s most renowned wine regions.

Festa del Barolo

Commune di Castiglione Falletto Wine Dinner

Wednesday the 2nd of August
7pm for a 7.30pm start

Festa del Barolo was created by Anthony D’Anna from Boccaccio Cellars in conjunction with Michael McNamara from Prince Wine Store and Michael Trembath from Trembath & Taylor. It is a celebration of all things Barolo with the purpose of highlighting different communes of Barolo over a series of dinners. Sosta Cucina will be showcasing Castiglione Falletto on Wednesday the 2nd of August, this area represents the transition between the communes of La Morra and Barolo and those of Serralunga and Monforte d’Alba. The wines from this relatively small commune tend to marry elegance of Tortonian soils from the West and the power and structure from Helvetian dirt to the East.In attendance will be Mario Fontana from Cascina Fontana in Castliglione Falletto who will add his insights on the commune.

Last year, bookings for each night filled up rather quickly, so get together with your friends and book your spot to attend, bookings are to be made directly with the restaurant.We will serving you six courses matched with 10 wines from Piemonte including 6 glasses of Barolo!

The cost per person is $220* (menu below), we will be commencing at 7pm for arrival glass of Arneis and Assaggi and then with kick off at 7.30pm.

*Payment must be made at time of booking, please note we will require minimum 72 hours cancellation notice in writing via email

The "Business Lunch" is Back... 

Come enjoy the business lunch menu from a different region of Italy

From the 1st August - 11th August will be the region of Umbria (Tuesday to Friday Lunch only)

Two courses for $30 per person, food only.

Umbria lunch menu link below.......