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261 Oak Walk Drive, Oakville, Ontario L6H 6M3, Canada
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Ranked #61 of 390 Restaurants in Oakville
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
Mississauga, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

This was my 7th visit to Julia Hanna's restaurant, Ritorno, and only my 3rd for dinner, as it is close to my workplace and a fantastic lunch venue, if time permits. My wife joined me to celebrate my forthcoming retirement, and we were lucky enough to find Chef Julia there to greet us. A more involved, ebullient and welcoming chef/owner... More 

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Hawkesbury, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Great service and the familiar atmosphere made feel back at home in Oakville. We have had the great fortune at dining here a couple of times a year while visiting family in Oakville, and have never been disappointed. This evening, I ventured a little further off my comfort zone to enjoy new tastes and experiences. This was certainly a great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

The veal scallopine in roasted mushroom and marsala cream sauce was delicious over the mashed potatoes, green beans and roasted red peppers. It was just what I felt like. My two friends ordered different lunches, and they were equally impressed. Delicious, hot food, friendly staff and beautiful surroundings!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I went to ritorno's to celebrate my final days of summer, I was surely not dissapointed my osso bucco was amazing and the server was extremely friendly and informative,my mother had the spaghetti and meatballs and could not get enough of it, the atmosphere was enjoyable 10/10 i will definitely return here in the future.

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Toronto, Canada
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67 reviews 67 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I have been going to Ritorno for years and have never had anything but a great experience. I was there for lunch last week though and was very impressed with what I had so I decided to finally write a review. There were 3 of us, one had a pizza, one a salad and I had the appetizer meatball stuffed... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

It was the August long week end... out for dinner... the most annoying thing is when the waitress opens her mouth and says "hello GUYS". I'm shocked... this is not a redneck's bar or a strip joint. DON'T address me like that!!! Anyway, the service was very slow. The food was ok. The waitress.... forget her... she should be pumping... More 

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Oakville, Canada
15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

As I had the day off on Monday Civic Day we decided to go for lunch at Ritorno. We have been to this restaurant a least six times before. Prior visits very good but the service and the food are hit and miss.This place can get very busy during the week and at weekends. Be prepared to wait for your... More 

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Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This is a difficult spot to review. Service is consistently excellent. The noise level is reasonable. You don't have to shout to be heard. However, the food is hit and miss. The apps and salads are great, the pasta not so much. I had a carbonara. It tasted great but had none of the creaminess I expected. Likewise my partner... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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106 reviews 106 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

While my choice is almost always the Veal Parmigana, other members of the family have experimented with the gnocchi, the pizza and a variety of entrees. We have been there or ordered take-out about half a dozen times now, in the past year and a half. I've never had any trouble getting a seat or good service on the take-out,... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014 via mobile

The food here is consistently good and we've been at least 5 times. The gnocchi is the best I've had in a mid level restaurant by far. The appetizers are very good such that you have to be careful not to get full before your entree arrives. They have allowed us to make substitutions due to allergies and preferences. The... More 

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Additional Information about Ritorno

Address: 261 Oak Walk Drive, Oakville, Ontario L6H 6M3, Canada
Phone Number: 905-257-5881
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oakville
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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