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261 Oak Walk Drive, Oakville, Ontario L6H 6M3, Canada
905-257-5881
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11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 21
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Best Italian Restaurant

We discovered Ritorno's as our favourite local Italian restaurant 10 years ago, and we love it. My wife especially loves going to Ritorno's. The food is awesome and the staff is so welcoming and accommodating (even with modifications to the menu that we request, from time to time.) Sitting at... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 13, 2015
Pat B K
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Oakville, Canada
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
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57 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Oakville, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We discovered Ritorno's as our favourite local Italian restaurant 10 years ago, and we love it. My wife especially loves going to Ritorno's. The food is awesome and the staff is so welcoming and accommodating (even with modifications to the menu that we request, from time to time.) Sitting at the "food bar" overlooking the kitchen and all of the... More 

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Toronto
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015 via mobile

Ritorno's is a great Italian spot! The food is excellent and the service is usually quite quick depending on the night. Great place for a large group of people.

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Mississauga, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 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
6 helpful votes 6 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
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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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Toronto
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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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 261 Oak Walk Drive, Oakville, Ontario L6H 6M3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oakville
  • Phone Number: 905-257-5881

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
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

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