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La Forchetta Restaurant

#250 of 6,801 Restaurants in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence
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Neighbourhood:
Little Italy
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613 College St, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1B5, Canada
+1 416-534-3100
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17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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Toronto, Canada
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant for the first time on a very busy Saturday night. Although we were ten minutes late for our reservation, they had held our table and it was the only one free. The atmosphere was lively. Huge wine list with a lot of Italian choices and a huge price range. The house made bread with oregano and... More 

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Thank Shep404
Regina, Canada
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our server was great and the food was excellent. True Italian food. Would definitely go here again. Would suggest making a reservation.

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Thank Sas_foodie
Bobcaygeon, Canada
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing food. Service was spot on, had lots of wait staff on hand. I had lobster tail and scallops with squash soup and a little chocolate cake. My husband had the bison steak and mashed potatoes with soup and cake. Food was good, tasty. Atmosphere was good. Would definitely go again!

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Thank Angela T
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

They have an amazing Funghi risotto that I had to come back to have it again. Good atmosphere with nice waiters, really enjoyable place.

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Thank Tyron S
Gijon, Spain
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69 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Little Italy in Toronto. Small but cozy place. Delicious fish apart from pasta. Staff very gentle and professional.

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Thank InmaVazquez6
st. louis, mo
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116 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This is an outstanding restaurant in just about every way. The service is solicitous without being sycophantic, the ambiance intimate and relaxing, and the food – well, it is simply wonderful. We tried a variety of dishes, from salad to risotto, from pasta to lamb, and the judgment on each was uniformly complimentary. Each serving was appropriate in size, expertly... More 

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Yukon
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6 reviews
Reviewed 1 December 2016

An unassuming but pleasant restaurant, where the people waiting on you aim to create a most pleasant dining experience from start to finish. Low background music so you can talk easily (important for my brother who wears hearing aids), a nice menu with delicious options. The Sardinian wine that was recommended was excellent, the homemade soup awesome. Our waiter listened... More 

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Thank Northerngem
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6 reviews
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We wanted to enjoy some real Italian food to celebrate my son's birthday and found this restaurant in Little Italy. The menu has a wide variety of interesting Italian dishes. The food was very well prepared. The servers were friendly and attentive. Portions were quite generous but not ridiculously so. Prices were reasonable. Definitely a restaurant I will visit again.

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Thank William Y
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We stumbled across this place in Little Italy and I couldn't be more pleased we did. It was brilliant! Quirky menu. We had complementary focaccia to start which was very tasty, followed by sweet potato gnocchi and slow cooked lamb risotto which were both lovely! Highly recommend!

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Thank Lizzie_R_16
Newcastle upon Tyne
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169 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Mid-week dinner during a fabulous week in Toronto. Drove here in hired car and were fortunate enough to find a place outside. Waiter advised us of local regulations (it has been 20 years since we were on College) and we relaxed into a lovely meal. Good antipasto and very good risotto were the stand-outs of a lovely dinner. Very professional... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 43
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 613 College St, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1B5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Little Italy
  • Neighbourhood: Little Italy
  • Phone Number: +1 416-534-3100

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Little Italy

Neighbourhood Profile
Little Italy
Toronto's Little Italy is a city hotspot for cafe culture and nightlife. There's something for everyone in Little Italy, apparent from the cross-section of clubbers in glitzy dresses, and elderly couples arm-in-arm heading to their favorite wine or pasta spot. Cafes spill onto the wide sidewalks, pool lounges and bars are always teeming with noise and activity, and both outdoor and indoor marketplaces are packed with fresh fish, cured meats, and pungent cheeses. All of the activity makes it a perfect spot for people-watching, especially over a nice glass of red wine or a quick and sumptuous slice of pizza at one of the many eateries or trattorias in the area.
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