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) #199 of 6,814 Restaurants in Toronto ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
214 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5H 3S6, Canada
+1 416-977-2855
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good42%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“pizza” (71 reviews)
“penne” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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214 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5H 3S6, Canada
Neighbourhood: Downtown West
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Reviewed yesterday

A great location to dine before the theatre. The food, environment, and service are all good. The restaurant is near the threatre district, so it makes it easy to dine right after work before the show.

Thank V S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited last night before going to a play. We have been before and had a great overall experience. Definitely not the case last night. From the time we were seated, the experience started its' decline. Shortly after our drink orders were taken we were served...More

Thank Patti D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this restaurant as we hadn't been in awhile. The location was handy from the theater, as we had gone to see the production "Strictly Ballroom." We had different meals and everyone was satisfied. The service was good as the waitress was efficient, considering...More

Thank smcreates
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I returned here after a Mirvisch production, since we loved our last experience here. Our server was excellent and was very attentive to our needs. I ordered the Penne Alla Norma- delicious! My husband chose the Gnocchi Gorganzola. We both loved our...More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had not been here for years, mainly due to the fact they did not have draft beer. afterall, if you have one of the best wood oven pizzas in town, you need a good draft to wash it down. well done guys about time

Thank beltar682017
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We had tickets to see "Mrs Henderson Presents" and decided to have dinner at Il Fornello's as we hadn't been in awhile... must say the appetizer Meatballs was very good - a meal in itself -definitely have to share it. Had the Linguine de Mar...More

Thank Meagan S
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We made a last minute reservation for dinner here before going to see a show at the theatre. It was a perfect place for such an occasion. The restaurant is big, and they are able to accommodate a large number of patrons. The staff are...More

Thank SunSeaker01
Reviewed 6 March 2017

If you are looking for the perfect Italian restaurant for dinner before heading to the theatre, then Il Fornello is a must!

Thank Bookieman68
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We had very tasty pasta lunch, all fresh ingredients and well prepared. Really Italian style and not a crude mix of NA/Italien Food. Staff has been nice but very busy. Seafoodpasta has been very good. Also the pasta con pollo with cream sauce has been...More

Thank Sebastian S
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

I ate here with my family for dinner and had a nice view of the street. Service was pretty good and the atmosphere was welcoming. The food was excellent but a little pricy for the amount of food. Other that the portion size the meal...More

Thank ant_iat42
Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What gluten free options do you offer?
16 February 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Ron B | Reviewed this property |
Recommend that you check with the restaurant either by phone or online.
wondering about allergies....
4 August 2015|
Response from Jlotto |
sorry about that, I have a 15 year old with peanut and egg allergies.... just wondering if you have any pasta without eggs?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 36
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 King St W, Toronto, Ontario M5H 3S6, Canada
    (King and University)
  • Public Transportation: St Andrews Subway station or if traveling by Street Car, get off at King and Simcoe Streets.
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown West
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown West
  • Phone Number: +1 416-977-2855
  • E-mail