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Donatello Restaurant

37 Elm St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Downtown Toronto)
416 595-5001
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Ranked #109 of 6,781 Restaurants in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $50
Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Downtown Toronto
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
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  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Turkish first
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English first
Merrickville, Canada
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I was in Toronto with my daughter for the One of a Kind Show and decided to take her here for a birthday dinner... GREAT CHOICE!!! WARNING!!! Make sure you save room for dessert... their Tiramisu is to die for and I am not a dessert person!! If you like calamari you really do have to try it here... it... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

we had a group of 12 for dinner on a tuesday night. he stayed open late as we just sat down at 9;30pm and he never once made us feel rushed.the pasta is best here ...all home made with lots of flavor i recoment the butternut squash past dish as there best .

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Windsor, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

I was in Toronto on business recently and booked the upstairs for a party of 50. The food was outstanding, and the service even better. Jockamo (spelling ?) the owner could not have more accommodating. He took a minute to welcome everyone to the restaurant, asked if anyone had any dietary needs, and wished everyone a Merry Christmas. He and... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

We went in by chance on aver wet Tuesaday early evening and had a great time with friends. The food was very good, the staff pleasant and couldn't fault the meal we had. One of the party had lobster with pasta which was very tasty and very well presented ...

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Toronto, Canada
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

I went to this restaurant during the summer while I was working nearby. It is stunning, especially on the second floor balcony-patio that has flowers all around it. The food was also very good- we had soup, salad, and pasta- all delicious. Would definitely recommend.

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Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Recently we dined at Donatello with out-of-town relatives who are big fans of Italian cuisine. My wife and I had been at Donatello several times in the past. The moment you enter the restaurant, you happily encounter bright cheerful surroundings and warm greetings from Jilani (manager) and other servers. We love the appetizers, because they are uniquely tasteful. We immensely... More 

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Turku, Finland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Great service what comes to both hostess and waiter. Excellent food with nice Italian touch. Highly recommended!!

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Harrisonburg, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

First and for most I want to say thanks to Jane the host for being so friendly and keeping me laughing throughout the evening. I initially called at 6:30pm for a 8:00pm reservation... However, life happened and I pushed back the reservation three times until we finally arrived "15" minutes late for our reservation at 10:30. Upon arrival Jane greater... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We had dinner here on a Saturday night on a recent visit to Toronto. The restaurant is located on a quieter side street off Yonge Street. We elected to site inside. Our waitress was friendly and cheerful and knowledgeable about the menu which is always a big plus with me. The food was very good without being remarkable and came... More 

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Kitchener
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We were in town with a few other people, for the Scotiabank Harbourfront marathon, and this place was suggested by friends as a good spot for a nice "carb" dinner prior to race day. We had booked reservations weeks in advance, for a 6:30 pm time. We arrived promptly, a couple of minutes before our reservation time, and were disappointed... More 

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Additional Information about Donatello Restaurant

Address: 37 Elm St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: 416 595-5001
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown Toronto
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm  4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 20 - 50
Cuisine: Italian

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