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220 Yonge St | Toronto Eaton Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
(647) 352-3390
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 14
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  • 24
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Rustic restaurant in the Eaton Centre

Simple Italian menu with overpriced wines. The service received from the gentleman at the front was very friendly and personable, while the service from the server was distant and lacked engagement. Overall, I prefer the Mercatto located on Toronto Street due to the care put into their dishes and... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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English first
Toronto, Canada
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40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Simple Italian menu with overpriced wines. The service received from the gentleman at the front was very friendly and personable, while the service from the server was distant and lacked engagement. Overall, I prefer the Mercatto located on Toronto Street due to the care put into their dishes and the consistent service from all staff.

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North America
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We ate here on a Sunday evening - the location is such a nice escape from the hustle and bustle of Yonge street and the mall. Food was very good - not amazing, but tasty and the service was quick.

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Hampshire, England
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

My husband and I plus our two teenage daughters had lunch here on a Friday towards the end of May 2015. It was a lovely day and we sat outside. The restaurant was fairly busy with a mixture of business people and others, but the service was still very prompt. Given that we were 3 vegetarians and one vegan, we... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

If you are looking for a sit-down experience while in the mall, this is by far the best restaurant until the mall as of May 2015. Funky vibe, nice patio in the summer, enthusiastic and young wait staff. Food is good ... Beet salad is good, seared tuna is good, nice buffalo mozzarella salad, and pizzas and pastas are generally... More 

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Lucaya
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We stopped in for lunch at Mercatto in the Eaton Centre expecting "average" - and was blown away with "Superior"! We thought our Server "Bobby" was an owner beause of his enthusiasm and +AAA service...had freakishly wonderful beet salad, pizza, panini. Never have dessert but had to have theirs made in-house by their pastry chef - A M A Z... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

Great atmosphere. Very nice outdoor seating area in the summer. (Been there once before with family in June) Location wise it's definitely a step up from the eatons center food court! Good choice if you want something a bit more fancy in downtown area! One of the best ravioli dishes I've tested ever!

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toronto
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

GOOD: Great atmosphere. Decor is warm and rustic. Servers were very attentive. TIP: FREE BREAD (just ask) with tasty olive oil and balsamic vinegar to dip. AVERAGE: FOOD: I would eat apps and dessert, and skip the mains. I like salt, but even I found the food a little too salty. APPETIZERS: Polpette (veal/pork meatball) - tasty. Spiedini (grilled octopus)... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

For a restaurant situated in a mall, the ambiance and atmosphere is actually pretty good. However, the prices are a bit high for what you get. The best value would be in one of the pizzas as the pastas and mains are quite small but pricey. Although it is a decent alternative to the Eaton Centre food court after a... More 

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Toronto
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Despite having a reservation we waited 20 minutes for a table with no apology or explanation. Paid $18 for a meatball sandwich... you'd expect authentic Italian taste and a good size portion, at Mercatto you get neither. Everyone in our party felt ripped-off. Stay away. No redeeming qualities whatsoever

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Rochester, NY
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 via mobile

Went on Saturday about noon. The host seated us about as far out of the way as possible. Service was very slow. Ordered a pizza that was the worst thing either of us had ever eaten. A glass of house wine, a Jack on the rocks and a lousy pizza later, we got a bill for $63. There are plenty... More 

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Additional Information about Mercatto

Address: 220 Yonge St | Toronto Eaton Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: (647) 352-3390
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto
Open Hours:
Monday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 220 Yonge St | Toronto Eaton Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto
  • Phone Number: (647) 352-3390

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?