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Banfi Pizzeria

Lonsdale, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average0%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 29, 2017
“Best little trattoria pizzeria in town”
Oct 26, 2015
“Gotta luv this place!”
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Pizza
Lonsdale, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed June 29, 2017 via mobile

For a fantastic meal with a sweet welcoming atmosphere try Banfi A popular hidden dream in the heart of Forest Hill Village Nice wine list and they will take care of your every need.... Fresh salads Wonderful pasta and excellent specials A great dinner w...More

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Dropped in on a drizzly Saturday without a reservation. It was jammed ( not very big), but the owner/manager assured us we'd only have 15 to 20 minute wait, including a family of 10 ahead of us. Most re-assuring that many of the patrons were...More

Thank David G
Reviewed January 3, 2015

Pizza is missing taste and the intent of having upgrading their crust to healthy amounts to a cracker that tastes really bad. Toppings lacked flavour. It has lost its italian flavour. The appetizers were okay. Calamari fishy. Wine tripple LCBO costs. Sorry but really sad...More

Thank notaholidayToronto
Reviewed October 23, 2014

Pizza Banfi has been home to Forest Hill Village since 1988. Banfi was named after a famous Italian actor Lino Banfi. Giovanni Turano, known to all as Nino, was born in Genova, Italy and immigrated to Canada in 1982. His origin is reflected in the...More

Thank Corato
Reviewed October 6, 2014

Every time I come to Toronto, I make sure we visit this restaurant. It is very small but comfortable. They make you feel welcome as soon as you walk in the door. Food is wonderful, especially the pizza. The pasta is delicious and the choices...More

Thank Vanessa1961
Reviewed April 24, 2014

Everyone knows that Banfi makes great pizza and fresh fish, but tonight I loved my T-bone steak. Prepared perfectly and served with a bit of balsamic reduction drizzle on top, it was amazing. My wife always enjoys the arugula pizza. The service was great as...More

Thank michaelbeetoronto
Reviewed October 14, 2013

Fresh, delicious choices for dinner. The fish is always delicious, the soups amazing and vey nice staff. Enjoy!

Thank michaelbeetoronto
Reviewed October 11, 2013

Great ambiance, terrific service, best food ever. Good daily specials, tables a bit tight, parking you have to work at - all worth it!

Thank Laura J
Reviewed February 17, 2013

This neighbourhood boite in Forest Hill serves good food generally, especially gourmet pizza. But they jam their tables so close together that, unless you are interested in hearing all your fellow diners' conversations, avoid going when it is full, which is many nights. We have...More

Thank Lisa N
Reviewed January 28, 2013

Banfi really is one of the hidden gems in this city. The fact that it is ranked 1500 in Toronto is a crime in itself. I recently had dinner here and this restaurant immediately vaulted to one of my top 5 favourite restaurants in the...More

Thank Brendan C
Midtown is a dynamic part of Toronto with some of its
most stylish high-rise residences and heritage
buildings. The area sees busy shoppers with bag-laden
arms balancing lattes in paper cups as they travel
from one luxury brand to the next, taking advantage of
the proximity of high-end shops. The reflecting pools,
jogging trails, and nature treks of the Rosehill
Revision are always a hub of outdoor activity, and
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lonsdale, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
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