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Trattoria Taverniti

591 College St, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1B2, Canada
+1 416-537-0078
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“gnocchi” (26 reviews)
“pizza” (62 reviews)
“caesar salad” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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591 College St, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1B2, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are so many interesting, eclectic, funky bars and restaurants on College St., and I hate to walk by some that look interesting but just don't have the clientele. Taverniti is not one of those, though small they seem to be always full, and for...More

Thank Don R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful and cozy place with delicious handmade pasta. Real Italian food. We recommend the gnocchi.

Thank Karina b
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Just like mama's! We loved our dinner in Little Italy and are so glad we decided to visit. We'll definitely come back for the warm atmosphere, great food and personal service.

Thank Jane P
Reviewed 14 January 2018

My friends and I visited Trattoria Taverniti and LOVED it. Toronto has good Italian food, and plenty of it, but the food at this restaurant was the first time I had New York-quality Italian food since I moved here from NYC about 30 years ago....More

Thank llevstein
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Toronto is an amazingly diverse city with ethnically themed neighborhoods and a vibrant, "happening" feeling to it, much like New York City. We stayed in the Little Italy area off College St. this past September during an usually warm week that felt more like mid...More

1  Thank perl13
Reviewed 16 December 2017

The food was amazing, friendly staff, great atmosphere. The food was so good I could have cried, tastes just like it was brought over from Italy itself! the staff was very friendly and professional aswell

1  Thank Viana V
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

The staff at Taverniti treated us like family on our recent visit. Dishes were flavorful, authentic and tasted homemade. We enjoyed veal parm and a pesto pasta dish. Both were great. Before the entrees we served a Cesar salad that was enough for two to...More

1  Thank marcusr
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We had a fantastic dinner with great food and great service. The atmosphere is quiet and romantic. Our waitress even talked to us in French.

1  Thank Brigitte P
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

I always like coming to this place, but make sure you have a reservation! I love the spicy pizza best.:) enjoy!

1  Thank Janejanica
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely dinner at Trattoria Taverniti last night. Inside it is cute, small and intimate. Service was attentive and we were impressed with the speed of food delivery. Dinner was delicious...this is definitely one to check out!

2  Thank Putzen
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, 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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