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La Risata Ristorante

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North York
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2777 Steeles Ave W, Toronto, Ontario M3J 3K5, Canada (Keele)
+1 416-665-4372
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tue - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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King City, Canada
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192 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were here for a birthday party. Typically I lower the bar when food is made in large quantities, especially where chicken is concerned. Well it was all excellent! Definitely worth considering next time I am planning a small event. A special shout out to Marcelo the manager who went above and beyond to ensure everyone's needs were met.

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Thank KingCityDancemom
Thornhill, Canada
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593 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 250 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came back here because of an outstanding experience the last time. (See review of May 2016) This time we had the Gamberetti Agru Dolce and Kale Salad for appetizers. Both good with the shrimps exceptionally flavourful. The mains of Lamb Ossobucco and Pollo Supreme added to our experience as they were both very good. We finished with an excellent crème... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant offers a homey ambiance. The tables may be a bit close to each other that you can almost hear the convos from another table when it is full. Service is great and food is really tasty. Not cheap of course. 100 CAD for 2 with 2 main courses ,soup, dessert and a beer. Tax of 16% is included... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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143 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

We like this Restaurant..as it offers a wide selection of daily specials, appetizers, mains and they serve a good pizza. Service is attentive and informative. We've been there for lunch and dinner..both visits were to our satisfaction. We will be back!!

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Thank EdV54
Vaughan, Canada
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Recently visited La Risata Ristorante for dinner and had a wonderful experience. Waiter was excellent, service was outstanding and the food/wine options plentiful and resonable. It was first visit and won't be my last. Lots of food options to choose from on the menu and the wine list has both regular priced wines to choose from and some really nice... More 

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Thank Johnking96
Toronto, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed November 8, 2016

We went to celebrate a birthday at this restaurant with a few family members and several of us got very sick after eating the food at La Risata restaurant! To make matters worse, we spoke to the Manager, Vince and this person took no responsibility and didn't even apologize about our bad experience! Please don't eat at this restaurant if... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016

We dIscovered this restaurant few years ago through Groupon. We loved the food and the service was very good. We visited this restaurant many times since then. Every visit we enjoy the food and service. My favourite dishes are Ravioli filled with lobster meat, Bison short ribs, Lam ossabuco. My favourite dessert is tiramisu . I will highly recommend La... More 

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Brampton, Canada
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed September 22, 2016

Had a small dinner meeting on a Thursday night with a colleague. It was quiet enough to discuss business but they were attentive as well. Loved the Goat Cheese Salad and the Roasted Halibut. My colleague had Bison Ribs and she loved them too. My only complaint was the kitchen closed early at 9:00 pm so we were a bit... More 

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Thank Kimmcdt
Toronto, Canada
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170 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Attended a bridal shower here so we had the whole place to ourselves. It was a set menu but whatever the hosts ordered was great. A chicken Marsala type dish but stuffed with cheese and peppers I think. The side potatoes were fantastic!

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Toronto, Canada
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

I would like to start with the service. It was very good and attentive because we were the only table occupied during our stay in mid-week last month. La Risata brands itself a fine dining and banquet establishment. But we did not find the food served at a standard we normally expect from a good restaurant, for example the fried... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$31 - $50
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2777 Steeles Ave W, Toronto, Ontario M3J 3K5, Canada
    (Keele)
  • Public Transportation: TTC
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > North York
  • Neighborhood: North York
  • Phone Number: +1 416-665-4372

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

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