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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%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“gnocchi” (30 reviews)
“pizza” (71 reviews)
“salad” (12 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
591 College St, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1B2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here for weekend dinner. Spaghetti and desert are good until met with the uninvited visitor, a cockroach. Not very pleasant. The waiteress only said sorry and did nothing to improve the hygiene issue. I will not visit here again. I suggest any potential customer reconsider...More

Thank Trip817883
Lorena P, Manager at Trattoria Taverniti, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear customer, We want to sincerely apologize for the inconvenient event that you experienced. We want you to know that we took the issue very seriously and although it should have never happened. We never experienced this problem before; due to the consistent flow of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely little place with antique wine cask on wall. The Nonna who makes the delicious tomato sauce comes by the tables to chat about her experiences cooking when she first came to Canada. She is so sweet and can cook up a storm in her...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been to this place tree times, every time I stay in Toronto. They serve an authentic Italian food. Very pleasant and cozy place. You should try the Arancini and the pizza. The tomato sauce is wonderful.

Thank Leticia B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were 2 adults visiting Toronto to see a musicale on September 15, 2018. On our first evening on 14-09-2018 unable to get a reservation so we reserved for the 15th. We arrived at 7 p.m. The restaurant was already full. Our waitress was Lisa,...More

Thank beaucaboo
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We went out with 2 other couples for a nice meal and we all enjoyed our food.!! Best pizza crust I have ever had.!! It’s family owned..and very quaint inside.!!

Thank Kimkimgg11
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Our family of three adults enjoyed a great dinner here while visiting Toronto. Since we were staying right around the corner, we really wanted to have a nice Italian meal in Little Italy. We were pleased to get a reservation at Taverniti on fairly short...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I was looking for a Italian dinner with Veal in Little Italy and saw Veal on the Outside Menu so I went in. It is a small place and was busy which is a good sign. My waitress was Brenda I believe, though very busy...More

Thank Newton618
Reviewed 13 August 2018

We had some of the best Italian food ever at Trattoria Taverniti! Everything from the bruschetta to the pizza to the house made gnocchi was delicious. The only thing to know is that either they don't have air conditioning or it wasn't working the night...More

Thank kforinger
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

If I could give it another star I would. So this a small business. Dont expect your food and drinks in 30seconds, the wait is worth it. The flavor!!!!!!!!!!! Home cooked food style. Two busy waitresses working so hard and with a smile the entire...More

Thank Adrian O
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Went on a sunny, 80 degree Saturday for dinner. I don't think the restaurant has air conditioning which doesn't seem to be uncommon for Canada. However, it was so hot in there that it was almost unappetizing. My food and wine were really good, but...More

Thank llovies
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$19
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, Television, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Home Style
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
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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