Allora Espresso Cafe and Lounge

Serving a range of traditional Italian style and locally sourced coffee through the day, and a selection of desserts which is ideal for a corporate or leisure “grab n go” dining option.

Novotel Melbourne South Wharf has taken inspiration from the Italian saying “La Dolce Vita - The Sweet life”. This Italian lifestyle philosophy has shaped all of the hotel’s dining spaces

A food purveyor’s journey into Italian migrant culture that has helped define our local dining culture and made it world-renowned. Since the first Italian migrants arrived by ship into Port Melbourne post war, their influence has been profound in shaping Melbourne’s food and bar culture. From the small Italian cafes and coffee bars to the fresh produce stalls found at South Melbourne Market, the Italian story sowed the seed for Melbourne’s dining culture as we know it. Today it has been transformed into a vibrant and energetic foodie’s paradise that awakens the heart and delights the senses.