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Canelli's Italian Eatery

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252 Queen Street East, Brampton, Ontario L6V 1C1 , Canada
+1 905-457-0099
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Brampton, Ontario, Canada
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a birthday surprise for my nephew at Canelli's and everyone thoroughly enjoyed the delicious food. There were about 25 of us present and the service was excellent!

Thank Rosemary C
Toronto, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Ive been a long time fan of this place and was compelled to tell everyone how amazing my experiences have been at Canelli's. Most recently we had my sisters engagement party here. We were a group of around 55 people and from start to finish the planning process with the owner was amazing. From menu suggestions to modifications to setup... More 

Thank Hanadi143
toronto, Ontario
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten at Canelli's a few times now and have never had a bad meal. The service was very good and the waiter we had was quite funny. Would definitely go back.

Thank vern
Toronto, Ontario
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Long wait, combined with the overcooked and bland food and espresso that was embarrasing. That was topped off by the owner that insisted on picking up the credit card receipt to see what the tip was while we were still there

Thank albertchulak
Mina M, Owner at Canelli's Italian Eatery, responded to this review

Dear Albert, thank you for dining in at Canellis. 1. You were seated as soon as you walked in the door. And food came at timely manner. 2. You licked your plates CLEAN. Unless obviously you are looking for freebies that is a different story. 3. I left you while you were doing the payment and came back to get... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Canelli's early December. The service was fabulous, our server Alex was pretty funny! The calamari was delightful! I loved my risotto! The restaurant was clean, quiet and made for a relaxing date night!

Thank Meg M
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35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was good, Atmosphere was even better, but the food was terrible. It could have been that we were there at 9pm on a weeknight, but we still expected fresh food. Bad first impression.

Thank Ian G
Mina M, Owner at Canelli's Italian Eatery, responded to this review

Dear Ian, Thank you for dining in at Canellis. I sincerely apologize if the food didn't meet your expectations. However, I am surprised to hear this since you didn't mention anything during your visit or when we checked on you. Hope to see you again in the near future. Cheers. More 

Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

Me and my wife visited canelli's for the first time on Friday December 9, 2016. She wanted to get away from the usual western restaurants and try something new. We used tripadvisor to find canellis. From the moment we walked in the service was amazing, the food was even better (except the desserts) and the atmosphere was perfect. We ordered... More 

1 Thank 4eyeed
Brampton, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

Our dinner was great and the kitchen extremely accommodating in the substitutions we requested. We decided to have coffee and dessert, and it was difficult to choose from the wonderful selection. We chocolate lava cake was amazing. Menu is varied, portions are generous, and the food tastes like your Nona prepared the meal specifically to your liking.

1 Thank LTT137
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

My fiancee and I went here for dinner. My fiancee had a manicotti which was a bit plain. The smokey BBQ pizza that I had was pretty good. Staff were friendly, but not very pro-active.

Thank RonaldusandAnna
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

I treated a good friend of mine to lunch at Cannelli's Italian Eatery for his early birthday present. We had an excellent meal and the service given by Chantelle, our waitress was wonderful. She was very attentive and always asked if we were doing well, how was the food, would we like cracked pepper on our dishes, etc. To start,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$9 - $26
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 Queen Street East, Brampton, Ontario L6V 1C1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Brampton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-457-0099
Our Story In May of 2000, the original owners of Brampton's first pizza and pasta houses opened Canelli's Italian Eatery. The Brampton landmark, Queen's Pizzeria, was known for serving traditional Italian recipes, quality ingredients and hosting service. Queen's is now a nameplate in Brampton's history and remembered by many. Canelli's has filled the hearts of people looking for quality, homestyle Italian food. Our menu hosts a variety of antipasti, classic pasta dishes, homemade pizzas, seafood, grilled meat and fresh dessert. We pair traditional classics with an extensive beer and wine list, for a perfectly balanced meal. Our pizza dough, sauces, dressings and selection of desserts are made in-house staying true to the classic recipes that founded Queen's Pizzeria. Ask around and many residents of Brampton will remember the Volkswagen Beatles that zipped around town delivering piping hot dinner. Knowing that people still appreciate traditional, quality food, Canelli's offers classics with a fresh face.

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