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One of Victoria’s favourite restaurants is renovated and ready for business.

Pagliacci’s announced its triumphant return with a simple Facebook post yesterday:


Posted by Pagliacci's Restaurant on Monday, April 23, 2018

The one-word announcement has received over 400 reactions and plenty of comments and shares.

Pagliacci’s replied to a few comments, confirming that hungry Victorians were welcome to stop by for dinner.

Much to the chagrin of hungry locals, the popular restaurant has been closed since mid-January. But their social media has been as active as ever, keeping everyone up to date with the reno’s progress.

Renovation Timeline:

This summer we will have air conditioning!

Posted by Pagliacci's Restaurant on Friday, March 23, 2018

refinished doors. Opening mid April.

Posted by Pagliacci's Restaurant on Thursday, March 29, 2018

A quick walk through to give you all a scope on the renovations. The room is pretty much untouched, still the same old Pags with an updated bar (Wine on Tap). Lots of upgrades in the kitchen and back of house. #stillpags #gettingthere

Posted by Pagliacci's Restaurant on Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Among the highlights was the discovery of a century-old horseshoe beneath the restaurant’s floorboards.

We’re guessing it’s from back when Skip The Dishes used calvalry to get their orders to customers on time.

Just kidding. We actually wrote an article about the discovery.┬áIt’s more puzzling than you might think.

We found this 100 year old + horse shoe under the floor today!

Posted by Pagliacci's Restaurant on Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Ahead of the re-opening, Pagliacci’s also revealed a brand new tea from Silk Road!

Right now, the specialty blend is exclusive to Pagliacci’s, but there are plans to make it more widely available.

Thank you Silk Road! Very exciting stuff!

Posted by Pagliacci's Restaurant on Wednesday, April 18, 2018

So, if the hype surrounding the newly-renovated interior wasn’t persuasive enough, now they’ve also got an extra-special tea to try.

Personally, we can’t wait to experience the new interior and taste some wonderful food!

We missed you too Pagliacci’s… We missed you too.