Nicky Whelan flashes her abs as she and boyfriend Frank Grillo have dinner at Craig’s in Los Angeles

, Nicky Whelan flashes her abs as she and boyfriend Frank Grillo have dinner at Craig’s in Los Angeles, The Today News USA

Nicky Whelan recently visited her beau Frank Grillo in Rome, Italy, where he was working on his upcoming Lamborghini film.

And on Tuesday, the couple were back home in Los Angeles and out at their favourite restaurant – the celebrity hot-spot Craig’s.

The former Neighbours actress, 40, looked ecstatic to be back and dining at the LA institution.

, Nicky Whelan flashes her abs as she and boyfriend Frank Grillo have dinner at Craig’s in Los Angeles, The Today News USA

Top of the crops! Former Neighbours star Nicky Whelan flashed a hint of her washboard abs as she and her boyfriend Frank Grillo enjoyed dinner at celebrity hot-spot Craig’s on Tuesday 

She dressed for the night out in a beige cardigan over a teal turtleneck crop top that hinted at her washboard abs, teamed with houndstooth check trousers. 

The Australian beauty completed her ensemble with a pair of Isabel Marant wedge sneakers. 

Alongside her was Frank, who also looked happy to be back their favourite spot.

The 56-year-old wore a navy coat over a white T-shirt teamed with black jeans and worn brown leather boots.

, Nicky Whelan flashes her abs as she and boyfriend Frank Grillo have dinner at Craig’s in Los Angeles, The Today News USA

Casual cool: She dressed for the night out in a beige cardigan over her teal turtleneck crop top that hinted at her washboard abs, teamed with houndstooth check trousers

, Nicky Whelan flashes her abs as she and boyfriend Frank Grillo have dinner at Craig’s in Los Angeles, The Today News USA

Girl’s got the giggles: Nicky looked giddy as she giggled at something Frank said

, Nicky Whelan flashes her abs as she and boyfriend Frank Grillo have dinner at Craig’s in Los Angeles, The Today News USA

After dinner, they appeared to be enjoying a conversation with their friends as they waited for their ride home.

Nicky looked giddy as she giggled at something Frank said. 

The couple’s outing comes after Nicky’s visit to Rome earlier this month where Frank was filming the upcoming Lamborghini film, a biopic about the late Italian car maker’s life.  

, Nicky Whelan flashes her abs as she and boyfriend Frank Grillo have dinner at Craig’s in Los Angeles, The Today News USA

Night out: At one point, The Purge star pulled out a $5 note and was seemingly handing out over to a pal

Nicky confirmed her romance with Frank in August last year.

She left Neighbours in 2007 after one year on the show, and has gone on to star in a number of successful Hollywood films such as Hall Pass and The Wedding Ringer. 

The actress was previously married to ex-NFL star Kerry Rhodes.

In October 2017, they announced their separation just six months after saying ‘I do’.

, Nicky Whelan flashes her abs as she and boyfriend Frank Grillo have dinner at Craig’s in Los Angeles, The Today News USA

That’s Amore! The couple’s outing comes after Nicky’s visit to Rome earlier this month where Frank was filming the upcoming Lamborghini film, a biopic about the late Italian car maker’s life