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Pizzeria Toro

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105 E Chapel Hill St, Durham, NC 27701
+1 919-908-6936
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
105 E Chapel Hill St, Durham, NC 27701
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was rated number one, out of 630 eating establishments in Durham when we dined yesterday. I see today, it's number two. Number one...or number two, this place rocks! From the lovely-but-minimalistic decor, to their authentic wood-fired ovens, to the most amazing menu, we were...More

Thank IAmEve7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took our friends there for their first visit and they were blown away at the creativity and the use of fresh and homemade ingredients and of course the awesome taste. The designer pizzas come in both white and red varieties. The craft beers are...More

Thank Bill101146
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small menu, rotating, look online to make sure you see something you like. Minimalist decor and open kitchen so you can watch them making your food. It's a little bit overrated (people say it's the best pizza EVER!!!!) and they serve ONLY pizza but if...More

Thank Anasoma
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a real Italian foody I love pizza and I always try the local pizzerias I get to know. Gave a shot to Toro cause it's one of the most popular in Durham. The price for a margherita here is not cheap and the taste...More

Thank MarioGhiottone64
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Pizzeria Toro on a food tour while visit Durham on business. It was so delicious, I had to go back the next day with a few coworkers. I'm not sure if the secret is in the crust that took the owner nearly one year...More

Thank Amy W
Reviewed July 12, 2017

My family stopped for lunch at Pizzeria Toro and it was fantastic. Great salads and the pizzas were wonderful. Really nice staff. Highly recommend.

Thank MSR23
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

We stopped in mid afternoon on a recent Saturday and they were busy as usual. Our wait for seats at the long communal table was about 20 minutes -- but it was well worth the wait. Cucumber gazpacho to start was refreshing, but the wood-fired...More

Thank bobhardync
Reviewed July 10, 2017

After moving to NC from NYC my husband and I had a very bleak outlook on the pizza options here until we went to Toro. The thin-crust, extremely fresh pizza is amazing and a must-try if you're in the Triangle. We have, however, waited for...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Love pizzerio Toro . The atmosphere is great the staff is awesome and wow the pizza is so darn delicious

Thank Carol M
Reviewed July 8, 2017

Easily the best wood-fired pizza I've ever had. Fresh ingredients, fantastic seasoning, chewy crust. I'm actually taking my brother in law here two weeks after my first visit, to try some wine-pizza pairings. I just can't stay away!

Thank Stephanie_MEL
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August 11, 2017|
Response from qmiller1 | Reviewed this property |
Didn't see it on menu but didn't ask either. But they do have some gluten free non-pizza options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 E Chapel Hill St, Durham, NC 27701
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-908-6936
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