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G for Gelato

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Dessert, Italian, Café, Pizza & Pasta
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75 Jarvis St, Toronto, Ontario ON M5C, Canada
+1 416-792-1761
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Description: In the heart of the historic St. Lawrence Market, G For Gelato and Pizza...
In the heart of the historic St. Lawrence Market, G For Gelato and Pizza Bar serves the finest gelato in Toronto, made with recipes passed down in the Polsinelli family for years. From classic roasted pistachio to creative flavor pairings like coconut basil, blueberry lavender, and London Fog (vanilla and Earl Grey tea), we make our gelato using the freshest ingredients and source many seasonal fruits and veggies from local farmers markets. In our cozy, rustic space, we also serve hand-tossed thin crust pizzas as well as foccacia paninis, frittatas, pastas, and fresh salads. Start your morning with our hand-crafted coffee and espresso drinks paired with a sweet pastry, or sit down and enjoy a leisurely lunch with our house favorite funghi pizza, a white pizza topped with mixed mushrooms, fresh arugula, and a drizzle of truffle oil. Need to bring a taste of Italy to your next celebration or corporate luncheon? We also cater and deliver at your convenience. For a sweet break in your day, sit and stay with us at G For Gelato and Pizza Bar for traditional Italian dishes, quiet conversations, and the best gelato in Toronto. We hope to see you soon!
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    Very good
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
great pizza and ice cream!

-the young ladies who took our order were very pleasant -took two pizzas out and also ice cream -pizza and ice cream were delicious! -reasonably priced

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 22, 2015
roamingprofessor
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Sault Ste. Marie
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Late Night
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Sault Ste. Marie
Top Contributor
122 reviews 122 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

-the young ladies who took our order were very pleasant -took two pizzas out and also ice cream -pizza and ice cream were delicious! -reasonably priced

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Shant B, Owner at G for Gelato, responded to this review

I'm glad to hear that! Thank you so much for stopping by and letting us cook for you. Hope to see you back again! Cheers, Shant B - Owner/Operator More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Found this place through Tripadvisor and the reviews were not lying. Nice decor, good pizza, amazing ice cream and a very good vibe to make the experience even better. In my opinion it's one of Toronto's hidden gems.

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Shant B, Owner at G for Gelato, responded to this review

We're so glad you found us here on Tripadvisor! Thanks so much for giving us a shot -- it's great to hear you enjoyed everything. Hope to see you again soon. Best, Shant B - Owner/Operator More 

Toronto
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Great spot for a weekend breakfast. Lots to choose from with healthy choices. Good kids meal choices as well

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Shant B, Owner at G for Gelato, responded to this review

I'm thrilled that you and your family stop in for brunch on the weekends! It's also great to hear that you take advantage of our healthier options. We hope to see you again soon! Best, Shant B - Owner/Operator More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

This was my boyfriend, and my first time ever going to this restaurant, and I was beyond impressed. The pizza dough, was so light and fresh. It was a bit thicker than other pizza's in an amazing way. Their gelato was great. The service was impeccable. Everyone was so beyond friendly, and wanted to make sure that we had the... More 

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Shant B, Owner at G for Gelato, responded to this review

We're so glad you and your boyfriend stopped by, Vanessa! It's always good to hear that we could wow you with our pizza. Hopefully we'll see you again very soon. Regards. Shant B - Owner/Operator More 

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I asked them to surprise me Wednesday afternoon with a new drink. They spun up a delicious London fog to follow my pizza

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Shant B, Owner at G for Gelato, responded to this review

It's definitely our pleasure to surprise you with a fun and interesting drink -- it's great that you're so eager to try new things. We hope you'll come back and see us again soon. Best, Shant B - Owner/Operator More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

I've been here over a dozen times already and I continueously have the same great experience. Everything Ive had on the menu has been delicious and I must say the Pizza ranks as one of the best in the city. As someone who likes to try different types of pizza's across the city, I have to say there pizza is... More 

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Shant B, Owner at G for Gelato, responded to this review

Some of the best pizza in the city? You really know how to make my day, Ari! We're so glad that you're a fan and hopefully we'll see you again soon. Best, Shant B - Owner/Operator More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Still one of my go-to places. This restaurant is a gem. Great location. The gelato is the best in the city. The sandwiches are unbelievable. The coffee is fantastic. If you haven't been yet, it should definitely be on your list.

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Shant B, Owner at G for Gelato, responded to this review

Well, we think you're a gem for saying our gelato is the best in the city. Thanks so much for your kind words, they mean a lot to us. I hope you come back and see us soon! Best, Shant B - Owner/Operator More 

Toronto, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

One of the few places in the city where you can get an authentic pizza, then follow it up with a premium gelato (made in house!!!) highly recommend.

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Shant B, Owner at G for Gelato, responded to this review

It's great to hear that you enjoy both our pizza and our gelato! Thanks so much for your support. We hope you come back in again soon. Best, Shant B - Owner/Operator More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015 via mobile

I went there around 9:30, only dessert, coffee and gelato. Firittata is delicious and healty, fried eggs with some vegetables. But the best is gelato, 5.5for two flavour. My favourite is pistachio nut? so wonderful!! Have to try!

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Shant B, Owner at G for Gelato, responded to this review

Pistachio is always a good choice! I'm thrilled you enjoyed everything. We hope to see you again soon! Best, Shant B - Owner/Operator More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Very helpful staff and fine pizza, panini, salads, and coffees. The margarita pizza (always a good test) is delicious. With a diverse set of places to sit, from a window on Jarvis, to tables within, it is a cosy and lively place.

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Shant B, Owner at G for Gelato, responded to this review

We're so glad you felt at home with us, Gary! The margherita pizza is always a good choice. We hope to see you again soon! Best, Shant B - Owner/Operator More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 75 Jarvis St, Toronto, Ontario ON M5C, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto
  • Phone Number: +1 416-792-1761

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 15
  • Cuisine: Dessert, Italian, Café, Pizza & Pasta

Description

In the heart of the historic St. Lawrence Market, G For Gelato and Pizza Bar serves the finest gelato in Toronto, made with recipes passed down in the Polsinelli family for years. From classic roasted pistachio to creative flavor pairings like coconut basil, blueberry lavender, and London Fog (vanilla and Earl Grey tea), we make our gelato using the freshest ingredients and source many seasonal fruits and veggies from local farmers markets. In our cozy, rustic space, we also serve hand-tossed thin crust pizzas as well as foccacia paninis, frittatas, pastas, and fresh salads. Start your morning with our hand-crafted coffee and espresso drinks paired with a sweet pastry, or sit down and enjoy a leisurely lunch with our house favorite funghi pizza, a white pizza topped with mixed mushrooms, fresh arugula, and a drizzle of truffle oil. Need to bring a taste of Italy to your next celebration or corporate luncheon? We also cater and deliver at your convenience. For a sweet break in your day, sit and stay with us at G For Gelato and Pizza Bar for traditional Italian dishes, quiet conversations, and the best gelato in Toronto. We hope to see you soon!
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?