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330 Bay St, Toronto, Ontario M5H 2S8, Canada
+1 416-306-0467
07:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my wife and daughters here for dinner. Appetizers were good, most notable one we had the prosciutto platter, it was excellent. Mains: Wife had the brisket burger, with truffle fries. Delicious. Enjoyed with a glass of recommended red wine, good wine list. I had the seafood pasta. It was pretty good, not great. Kids had the brisket and short... More 

Thank Wookness
Toronto, ON
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious food, great ambiance! Just don't take the host' s advice on "his" favourite table....centre booth...in front of the kitchen. Way too warm, even on a colder winter evening. The food selections are varied, and delicious. The Rigatoni, Lasagne,and burger are all great choices.

Thank MKM15
Kingston, Canada
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47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Went with a reservation on Saturday night. Wasn't very busy, and we felt like we were bothering the staff by showing up. Our waitress was good, food was mediocre and drinks were lousy.

Thank Lumpy1rhm
Mississauga, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Stayed at the Trump Hotel but decided to have dinner at Local Mercatto. Great experience from the Greeter to the Waitress to the Waterboy(unfortunately people don't give enough appreciation to). Amazingly delicious appetizers (had the Niagra prosciutto). Main course was KC Strip-Black Angus cooked to perfection. Thank You Cooks A Special Thank You to Manager Davis for being so attentive.... More 

Thank MiMi-Marie0007
Richmond Hill, Canada
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150 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Good selection of pastas and pizzas. Its a sit down restaurant, but the service is quick. They also do take-out, and have a good selection of juices and non-alcoholic drinks if you have to go back to work. They also serve alcohol if you've had a bad day or want to celebrate a good day.

Thank Rowan F
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

I visited on November 23 for the lunch hour with a business client at the Bay Street location. We chose to sit at the kitchen counter. Thought it might be interesting and fun. Ordered a wild mushroom soup and a pasta Bolognese. I noticed the chef took a ladle and took two scoops out of a Tupperware container into a... More 

Thank Mark R
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112 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I went for lunch to meet for business but my friend had to cancel. So I decided to eat alone! The pasta I had - rigatoni with braised rib al fredo sauce was quite tasty. The service was excellent and the place was really hopping! The menu was a bit limited for lunch choices - more of a dinner menu... More 

Thank Steve M
Toronto, Canada
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86 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Visited here recently for first time since renovation and new name - Locale Mercatto. Very good service and agree with earlier review that wine is pricey. Limited menu that focuses on a few dishes. Pasta is very good and recommend calamari appetizer.

Thank mreaume44
Ottawa, Canada
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Restaurant was within walking distance of our hotel, and had good reviews. Went for an early dinner pre race, looking for good quality food and wine. They did not disappoint, menus was creative, and wine list had enough choices. Waitress was a delight, explained the creative choices, recommended some lovely options and we enjoyed everything we chose. Each plate was... More 

Thank sinmalta
Drumnadrochit, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

My husband and I dined here last Tuesday (20/9). This was our second Italian meal whilst holidaying in Toronto but it was by far the best. From the moment we walked in to the moment we left the service and hospitality was fantastic. Very warm welcome from Danielle who was on reception duties when we first arrived. Our waitress was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 330 Bay St, Toronto, Ontario M5H 2S8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown West
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown West
  • Phone Number: +1 416-306-0467

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Downtown West

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Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is celebrated by a number of monuments and museums, giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier destination for modern art, people here stroll through the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe Landing, and picnic among the zany designs of the Toronto Music Garden. The waterfront itself is often suffused with bikers and joggers, and the harbor is always packed with classic ships with masts raised. The vintage boats and ferries to the Toronto Islands make for a charming contrast against Downtown West's backdrop of skyscrapers, condos, and food trucks serving up hot, fresh fare to locals on the go. The area has a peaceful energy, and is popular with tourists and Torontonians alike.
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