UGO Cucina Popolare Opens Fitzroy Cafe

UGO Cucina Popolare opens Fitzroy cafe pop-up for spring/summer! Located at the upcoming Fabbrica development, UGO will be ensuring that locals can get amazing coffee and simple Italian food done great every Friday – Sunday.

UGO, from the Cannoleria team, has its popular original outpost in Heidelberg West and the cafe is known for its amazing paninis, great coffee and, of course, Cannoleria cannoli. 

UGO Cucina Popolare Opens Fitzroy Cafe

At UGO Fitzroy, guests can enjoy the signature slow-cooked porchetta panini from 11am, which is available in five varieties, each served in unique focaccia including cocoa, semolina, spelt, potato and onion by No Time For Grace:

  • The OG – porchetta and semolina focaccia
  • UGO – porchetta, giardiniera, salsa verde, spelt focaccia
  • Elvis – porchetta, capsicum & lemon, caciocavallo and potato focaccia 
  • Calboni – porchetta, broadbeans, mint, coca focaccia
  • Filini – porchetta, brussel sprout spread, mustard dressing, onion focaccia

Vegetarians are not forgotten with the Vego panini with eggplant caponata, burrata and barese focaccia. 

Those looking for the perfect start to the day can savour a selection of breakfast dishes until 12noon and there’s the option to add Porchetta and/or burrata to each:

  • Mast – waffle, porchetta, pecorino, honey
  • McUGO – English muffin, sausage, burrata
  • UOVO – bagel, egg, avocado, pickled onion

For the sweet toothed, the desserts are a must! Cannoleria cannoli is served freshly piped alongside Biscotti Della Nonna and Ciambellone Sponge Cake. 

Of course, the perfect coffee blend is a must in any Melbourne cafe and UGO will be serving up St Remio Coffee via espresso, regular, large and mocha choices with extra coffee shot and milk varieties all available for coffee lovers who know what they want.

Those looking for the best cafe in inner North Melbourne need look no further than UGO Fitzroy!

UGO Cucina Popolare is open Friday to Sunday, 8am-3pm, at 369 Gore Street, Fitzroy.

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