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Marcello's Pizzeria

#1,111 of 6,803 Restaurants in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
West End
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1163 St Clair Ave W, Toronto, Ontario M6E 1B2, Canada
+1 416-656-6159
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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5 reviews
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Reviewed October 24, 2016

Went there for my birthday on saturday and the service was amazing, Although there was a 30 minute wait for our table, it was worth it. The food is AMAZING and the prices too. Will be back today for some good food. Keep it up

Thank Julia C
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146 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Yes, food amazing great pizza the staff I find friendly when ever I'm there, I know others complain but I think they complain as why I'm writing this. No reservations and that they are rude about. You go with 5-8 people. Forget it you wait forever. And although food is great and prices are great it's not worth the crowded... More 

4 Thank Garry H
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22 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Came here with family. It was slow in the restaurant. Waitress greeted us at the front while chewing bread. She sat us and did not smile once. I've been in the industry for years and I've never treated a guest with such a poor attitude. She was an older lady with dark hair. I will never return here based on... More 

4 Thank cinnachica
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733 reviews
419 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 618 helpful votes
Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch. They do not have a lunch menu. The restaurant is not particularly impressive with wooden tables and chairs with no table covers. We had the Gnocchi al Pompodoro and the Penne alla Vodka. Both were reasonably good but the Penne had pieces of hard, chewy and almost inedible bacon. The service was good.

2 Thank TorontoMusicman
Arnold, Maryland
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86 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed September 21, 2016

small restaurant with great food and great wait staff. well liked by locals. homemade pastas were very tasty.

Thank maryhonora
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a really good Italian restaurant in Toronto, I recommend Marcello's. I am not Italian so im not just saying so. The food is soooo good. They give you bread as a starter and then you get your food about 5-10 minutes later or earlier. They give you the right amount, most of the time when... More 

Thank Kenesha123
Toronto, Canada
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60 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed September 10, 2016

Marcello's is a hidden gem squeezed into a charming and cosy spot right at the intersection of Dufferin and St Clair. The pizzas are thin crust and sauce is fresh and tasty. They are very flexible with what you put on the pizza and they are not greasy or overly cheesy. The chicken is especially excellent. The portion sizes are... More 

Thank alevitt2016
Port Dover, Canada
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224 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed September 2, 2016

We almost passed it but we were so happy that we didn't. Great service and amazing pizza and pasta. Fire oven made. Great crust and so many toppings. A couple of tables out front but lots of room inside.

Thank Yes2scotland
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

First time we went... Was great...2nd time OK...3RD Time....never again...place is OK... doesn't take reservations(an indication of the lack of quality places to go at that intersection)...lousy access.... limited parking.... Area is rough at best...if your looking for dispensaries, you're in luck... Staff is hot and cold... Bizarre attitudes. Oh well, when you're the only decent Italian place around, you... More 

2 Thank Joel T
Mississauga, Canada
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Visited Marcello's on Aug 2nd with our parents and one out of town couple after recommending for this occasion. We have been patrons of Marcello's for about two years visiting on special occasions. Server was attentive and service was smooth during the visit. All of the parties enjoyed the food which included 2 pasta dishes, 3 pizzas and a Halibut... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1163 St Clair Ave W, Toronto, Ontario M6E 1B2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > West End
  • Neighborhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-656-6159

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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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