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261 Oak Walk Dr, Oakville, Ontario L6H 6M3, Canada
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Parts Unknown
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

The food is so good and so fresh. But if it's busy they will allow the guests who are waiting stand at the bar which means they stood over our table for more than an hour. It was completely unacceptable.

Thank Shrimpboy
Level Contributor
54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant prides itself on being part of a family operation and this leads to an informal approach. Not that this is a bad thing but could catch you off guard if you are not ready for it. Food was great and we went with the desserts which sealed the deal. The only down side was when a fly landed... More 

Thank ratfinkle
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

We have dined at Ritorno half a dozen times. Sadly we felt after our last visit that the quality of the food had gone down, and that the house wine was way over priced. We did not feel that the wait staff were adequately trained compared to a number of comparable class restaurants we frequent. The veal picatta way paper... More 

Thank Jared F
Oakville, Canada
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76 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

We have eaten here many times with Friends, family and as a couple. We have never had a bad meal, never been rush, and always received above average to excellent service from their friendly staff. The pasta dishes are fairly priced and I would rank these dishes as slightly above average. The daily specials are your safest bet for an... More 

Thank Golfer15544
Oakville, Canada
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

Ordered two spaghetti dinners and two orders of meatballs for take out. When we went to pick up this was 66.02. It was too busy to ask about the cost and quite frankly the food was very good, but no bread, cheese or anything else. I just looked at the menu, apparently 6 meatballs was $18.00' as were the two... More 

1 Thank Trudy B
Oakville, Canada
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

We have dined here only once. I found the portion rather small, I ordered Veal Limone. I had 3 tiny pieces of Veal. I was sadly disappointed. It was overpriced for the portion size. I found the restaurant to bit small and tables cramped together. Not planning on returning.

Thank silly1000
Toronto, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

can't order two appetizers - must order appetizer with main, can't order salad and share with another ( it arrived on 1 large plate - if you want to share you have to figure out how to do this on your own )........ can't reserve only round table if you're 5 - must be 6 people - then served a... More 

3 Thank Gayle M
Halton Hills, Canada
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58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

In my experience the food and service has been great at Ritorno. I have never not enjoyed the food and the servers have always been helpful.

1 Thank David V
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016 via mobile

Ritorno has been a fixture in the Oak Park area providing a comfortable neighbourhood atmosphere. The restaurant can boast a very loyal clientele which fill up the restaurant on weekly basis which can make reservations challenging. The dinner on tonight's occasion, however, was a little below standards. The beef brisket on a bed of mashed potatoes was disappointing dry. The... More 

Thank Brian W
Surrey, Canada
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192 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Five of us went for a birthday dinner at Ritorno's and I was really disappointed. We were told this place was one of the best Italian restaurants in the area. That was not our experience. The food was okay, but it was not great. The service was okay, but it was not great. For what we had, the meal was... More 

1 Thank greenspratley

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$9 - $18
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 261 Oak Walk Dr, Oakville, Ontario L6H 6M3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oakville
  • Phone Number: 19052575881

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?