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Banfi Pizzeria

Lonsdale, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average0%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
18 Apr 2018
“Small, Authentic Italian in the Village!”
25 Oct 2017
“Small, cozy and awesome ”
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Italian, Pizza
Lonsdale, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

What more could you want!! (other than to make the place a little bigger). If you're looking for amazing Italian food in a cosy little restaurant, then this is the place for you. The pizzas and pastas are to die for and Nino the owner...More

Thank Mozgolosky
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

This has to be one of my favorite spots for Italian food. Every time I have been, leaves me wanting more! This time we had the gnocchi with tomatoes, garlic and spinach. We also shared the eggplant pizza that had pears, blue cheese, toasted eggplant...More

Thank lee905
Reviewed 29 June 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 26 October 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 4 January 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 23 October 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 7 October 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 24 April 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 15 October 2013

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

Thank michaelbeetoronto
Reviewed 12 October 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
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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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
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
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