Mercadante is well known for the best wood-fired pizzeria on Lygon Street, with friendly staff behind the open pizza oven, churning out hundreds of pizzas a day, each one with a thin base and lovingly decorated with gourmet ingredients, crafted with gentle yet creative hands cooking up succulent steaks, seafood, a variety of pastas, all while tending to every request and need of the customers.
Children and adults enjoying the atmosphere as much as the food, kids presented with a jar of textas or pencils to draw on the paper table covers while waiting for their meals.
The owner has a world of entertainment and tricks for any customer who is willing to be dazzled by his creativity. So not to give away too much of the surprises in store, we invite you to come in and experience the fun loving culture and atmosphere that is Mercadante.
We are passionate about our food and customer service. Over 20 years we have created a space for our customers to enjoy quality food in a fun loving atmosphere.
Look out for the owner Karlos, he has a few tricks up his sleeve and will be sure to have you in fits of laughter.
We look forward to serving you!
Catering functions are available upon request. Enquire within, we cater for your needs. We cater for group bookings, school excursions and much more, entertainment is free!
P.S. Make sure you leave some room for our world famous chocolate pizza.