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Pizzeria Toro

105 E Chapel Hill St, Durham, NC 27701-3201
+1 919-908-6936
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“kale salad” (56 reviews)
“pizza” (274 reviews)
“zeppole” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
105 E Chapel Hill St, Durham, NC 27701-3201
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stopped by and got waited an hour for our family to sit down but it was worth the wait! The pizza is sooooo good! We also had ricotta dumplings which were ok - it’s the pizza that all need to order! We had the buffalo...More

Thank Cristina C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Traveling for work and Sunday is quiet in the downtown Durham area. I went into this unassuming place I’ve walked past many times. Staff was superb and the food was too. I had the kale salad and didn’t want it to end. Then had the...More

Thank Kathy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They should do something about how loud it can get (I dunno, maybe something in the ceiling. Food is super good.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comfortable and casual pizza place. They have a good selection in their pizza and they all have great flavor. Service was very good and helpful.

Thank S536DSjane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I visited on a Sunday lunch out of desperation b/c most of the places we actually wanted to visit downtown were closed. Honestly, we didn't even stay to eat after being seated b/c the vibe was so, um, bougie. I don't see...More

Thank butlerc2017
Reviewed 3 September 2018

It’s sad what has happened to this place. Toro used to be, by far, our favorite pizza place in the Triangle. It was always expensive, but totally worth it for a nice occasion. We recently went there and were thoroughly disappointed with how far the...More

1  Thank Vinny K
Reviewed 29 August 2018

My husband and I had an early lunch last Saturday at this downtown Durham restaurant. We have wanted to try it for some time but its lines were out the door each time we attempted to go. At 11:30 a.m. we were seated promptly. Our...More

Thank Lina M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

It seems like there is always a wait at Pizzeria Toro. So even though we'd enjoyed it once maybe 10 years ago, we hadn't been back since. But since we had time to wait and it was a beautiful night, we decided to give it...More

Thank HollyR56
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Ate hear last night with my wife and teen daughter...no reservation, walked in around 8p and after a short wait (10mins) at the bar, we were seated. Food was amazing! We split 2 pizzas which were both awesome, plus some apps. This is super place...More

Thank Brian L
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We went to the restaurant for a quick lunch...you order at the counter and they bring your food to your table when it is ready. It is worth every penny and it isn't expensive.

Thank chazunderhill
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11 August 2017|
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Response from ThatGuyTony | Reviewed this property |
I think they had gluten free. Have you checked their website?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 E Chapel Hill St, Durham, NC 27701-3201
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-908-6936
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