Enjoy traditional Italian cuisine by the seaside at Brisbane’s Best Italian Restaurant.

Located in Redcliffe on the waterfront, the Rustic Olive is a family owned business serving up an extensive menu filled with delicious traditional and modern Italian cuisine.

The Rustic Olive was crowned the bmag People’s Choice for Brisbane’s Best Italian Restaurant earlier this year and it certainly holds up to its name.

The restaurant boasts genuine service and a tantalising Italian menu featuring over 32 pasta dishes, 20 mains, 29 pizzas, 9 salads and 8 risottos to choose from.

Try the Fettuccine Riviera with pan-seared garlic prawns, chorizo sausage, snow peas and sundried tomatoes in a cream sauce, or the Pavarotti Pizza with pepperoni, fetta, olives, chilli, sundried tomatoes and basil. Drool.

There are plenty of desserts to choose from as well, including Panna Cotta, Tiramisu, Bacio (traditional chocolate and hazelnut gelati swirl) and mango and lemon Gelati.

At the Rustic Olive you definitely don’t have to worry about going hungry, because each serve is incredibly generous in size not to mention really tasty. If anything, you’ll walk out with the belt unbuckled a notch.

The restaurant itself is inviting and makes you feel welcome; it’s rustic, cosy and warm and incredibly family-friendly.

It’s situated on Redcliffe Parade right across from the water, so you can really sit back and relax, taking in the incredible views of Moreton Bay while you eat.

For your next dinner out, why not go to The Rustic Olive and enjoy a delicious Italian dish by the seaside?

In fact, right now they have some incredible specials on mains and pasta dishes until the end of July. Try the bug stuffed chicken breast with a sesame crumbed chicken breast stuffed with a juicy garlic bug served with sweet potato and potato bake and a radicchio salad. Or try the vegetarian delight pasta dish with spaghetti, sweet potato, field mushrooms, spinach, broccolini, with pesto and ricotta cheese.

The Rustic Olive is located at 79 Redcliffe Parade, Redcliffe and is open from 10am until late, 6 days a week.

It’s very popular, so to avoid being stuck in the cue it’s best to book a table on 3889 3199.

For more info visit www.therusticolive.com