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Pizzeria Defina

321 Roncesvalles Ave, Toronto, Ontario M6R 2M6, Canada
+1 416-534-4414
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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321 Roncesvalles Ave, Toronto, Ontario M6R 2M6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A small restarant that does not take reservations, so be prepared to stand in line at busy times. Not yourevery day pizza ... they have a great selection of wood burning pizzas to fit all sorts of taste buds (personal favorite is the beet pizza...More

Thank Adrianna G
Reviewed 9 February 2018

I used to go here because they used to serve decent pizza; however the business has been declining in both food quality and service. Last time I went, I went for pizza and beer because it was supposedly craft beer Tuesday; however when I tried...More

Thank Ecuachago
Reviewed 31 January 2018

As a resident of 'Roncy', I've tried almost every restaurant in the neighbourhood. Pizzeria Defina is my absolute favourite! So delicious, I would recommend it to anyone. The mushroom toast, Brussels sprouts, and of course the pizza, are absolutely to die for, and even my...More

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Pizzeria Delfina is worth driving to. Wish it was located closer to my house. Simple menu, primarily wood-burning pizza. uses excellent ingredients, such as boccocini cheese and wood-fired peppers. Mushroom soup similar to French onion soup, baked with guyere cheese. Nice caesar salad. Staff friendly...More

1  Thank icewinester
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Defina is rightly renowned for a range of delicious wood-fired, thin-crust pizzas. Not your usual pepperoni: original, imaginative creations. When our group visited this week I was pizza-ed out - & thus I discovered Defina's magic touch with fresh (I mean FRESH) veggies. Crispy green...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 1 November 2017

While locals from the Roncesvalles neighborhood have long coveted their local eateries, Pizzeria Defina, has a growing reputation among visitors from other areas of the city. This was obvious at a recent lunch there as the angst was increasing on the faces of early arrivals...More

Thank hiddenvacation
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Came here for pizza because I saw it on one of the TV food shows and the host raved about it. What a disappointment. The pizza I ordered looked gorgeous: arugula, tomatoes etc. I bit into it and nothing, no taste. I put salt on...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We went to this restaurant to celebrate our wedding anniversary. I had the asparagus soup and my husband had the Caesar salad as appetizers and we split on the board for the main course. All the food was excellent. The service was also very good....More

Thank 2torontotraveller
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

The pizza at Defina is the tastiest, most original thin crust I have eaten in Toronto. The ingredients are top quality, fresh, locally sourced and home made. The dough culture is at least 5 years old (the start of a great tradition)! The atmosphere at...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived at approx. 7:30pm on Labor Day. There was a queue to get in which was about 15 mins. The staff were very attentive and we ordered a drink whilst we waited which we weren't charged for when paying the bill (not sure if...More

Thank Emma H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 Roncesvalles Ave, Toronto, Ontario M6R 2M6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-534-4414
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