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Trattoria Taverniti

591 College St, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1B2, Canada
+1 416-537-0078
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (24 reviews)
“pizza” (59 reviews)
“penne al” (2 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
591 College St, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1B2, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Really good southern Italian food and efficient service. Make sure and try the unique and delicious spicy sausage bruschetta with honey for the full flavored hot and sweet combo. Enjoy!

Thank Brown C
Reviewed yesterday

Rigatoni Bolognese .... so good I almost screamed. My son had butternut squash ravioli and my wife had sole with a really spicy spaghetti they both raved about their meals. I inherited some of the spaghetti from my wife and it was outstanding. The two...More

Thank BarryDowns
Reviewed yesterday

Trattoria Taverniti is a tiny gem almost hidden away on College St in Little Italy. The food is fantastic. I had the Bauletti di Zucca which looks like round raviolli stuffed with butternut squash in butter sage sauce, shaved parmigiano. Amazing flavour. We were four...More

Thank Beverley B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing gnocchi, is all homemade, a trully italian restaurant in Toronto. The staff is very kind and welcoming!

Thank Catarina S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful neighborhood Italian restaurant that is family owned. Excellent t food and service, very accommodating.

Thank Fass17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an authentic Italian restaurant with a nice atmosphere. I ordered the chicken Parmesan and I could tell the sauce was homemade... it tasted like my Italian grandmother's sauce! Pasta was fresh (tasted homemade to me, but I could be wrong) and portions were...More

Thank Leslie N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very friendly server who also make us drinks - old style cocktails. The menu was perfect for our group of five including two gluten-free eaters. It was easy to share salads, pastas and pizzas. We really loved the squash ravioli. The patio...More

Thank Pic'n'dor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

*Tip* We tried to reserve a table through "open table" via Trip Advisor and the restaurants own website and it stated no tables were available until late he following day (we thought this was strange for a Tuesday evening) we called them and sure enough...More

1  Thank zdb86
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The pizza might be good, in its North American way, but avoid pasta or you might ended up with few almost-raw floating pasta noodles in a swimming pool of sauce. We waited half hour for our pasta, when we asked why the delay the rude...More

1  Thank Simona O
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Nice restaurant with a cute patio! Delicious olives, Salad and spaghetti! Love the location too in Little Italy. Friendly service and we thank the kitchen for offering us a lunch entree even though it was dinner menu time (5pm) much appreciated!

Thank Jeff J
Little Italy
Toronto's Little Italy is a city hotspot for cafe
culture and nightlife. There's something for everyone
in Little Italy, apparent from the cross-section of
clubbers in glitzy dresses, and elderly couples
arm-in-arm heading to their favorite wine or pasta
spot. Cafes spill onto the wide sidewalks, pool
lounges and bars are always teeming with noise and
activity, and both outdoor and indoor marketplaces are
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Dining Style
Home Style
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 591 College St, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1B2, Canada
    (College St & Clinton St)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Little Italy
  • Neighbourhood: Little Italy
  • Phone Number: +1 416-537-0078
Trattoria Taverniti serves authentic and homemade Italian cuisine in the heart of Toronto’s Little Italy. A true trattoria, this cozy little restaurant, features Rosina Taverniti's family recipes. Come try our house specialties: Gnocchi Venezia, Meat Lasagna, or Our Calabrese Pizza!
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