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Donatello Restaurant

37 Elm St, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1H1, Canada
+1 416-595-5001
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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11:30 - 15:00 Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
37 Elm St, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1H1, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have recently visited the restaurant with my wife and was extremely satisfied with the experience. From welcome to dessert, everything was exceptional. Our server Jane was extremely kind and helpful with choosing the items from the menu and recommending wine. The food was delicious...More

Thank Rafsan R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The skinny indian guy with glasses really knows his stuff. Had a great experience at donatello with family and friends. Food was great. Wine was excellent. The server Khaled checked up on us multiple times and made sure we had a pleasant experience. Will definitely...More

Thank rahat54321
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Food and service were awesome. very nice and clean place. we love their food. the Indian server was very gentle.we will go back again

Thank Jasmin B
Reviewed 15 February 2018

I choose this restaurant because of its rank on TripAdvisor as one of the best romantic restaurant in Toronto, especially for Valentine's day. We have been very disapointed : - It was noisy - Waiters were always checking the table, like every two minutes, to...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Small restaurant, good food and good service. Price from moderate to little high. Located in downtown, good for a walking after lunch or dinner.

Thank Ranyeri X
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Came here on a snowy Monday evening we were entertaining an out of town friend who wanted to eat good Italian. He was not disappointed. The place is very elegant and the wait staff are very good and attentive. They took our coats and put...More

Thank Northern_Hiker
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Absolutely love the food here. Every time I come here they have never failed to deliver on my favourite dish. I've also been too full for dessert, but for my birthday they gave me a slice of their home-made tiramisu which was very generous and...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

I went to donatellorestaurant.ca with my wife. We ordered the caprese salad to start and it was delicious. I also ordered house wine which I loved. For main course, wifey had FETTUCCINE ALLA Panna which was amazing and I had a PETTO DI POLLO Valdosta...More

Thank Mohit M
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Went to this restaurant on a Wednesday evening. Made a reservation about 20 minutes before showing up, glad we did as the place filled up. We had the specials, beef tenderloin, rack of lamb and salmon. Each item was amazing, exceptional quality. I had a...More

Thank Path166
Reviewed 8 January 2018

My wife and I stopped in for dinner and it proved a great choice. She raved about her veal piccata among the better she has had, she said.I had the zuppa di pesce and it too was excellent. They have a good wine list and...More

Thank John Noel B
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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ernie g
7 September 2017|
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Response from Neilbartho | Reviewed this property |
Best to google map to be sure but not far
Justin F
2 August 2017|
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Response from Pierre L | Reviewed this property |
I do not think they do since the table beside asked.
wilson p
17 July 2017|
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Response from 466Richard789466 | Reviewed this property |
It's a lovey 15-20 minute walk. Not sure what else is nearby. Lots good restaurants just south of hotel. West of maple leaf square. (10 minute walk) and close to the lake.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 00:00
16:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 Elm St, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1H1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-595-5001
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