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Cosmo's Ristorante

90 Mississaga St E, Orillia, Ontario L3V 1V7, Canada
+1 705-327-8330
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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90 Mississaga St E, Orillia, Ontario L3V 1V7, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is excellent, service impeccable - Cosmo's is always a stop when visiting Orillia even when just passing through, we take time out for a wonderful meal.

Thank ToodyPortCharlotteFL
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent food, plenty of choice, hot and delicious. Server Maija provided friendly, knowledgeable and efficient service. Well worth the stop while visiting Orillia.

Thank miller472016
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Nice decor. Friendly and professional servers. Good menu with lots of choices. Average presentation of food. Very tasty. But surprisingly expensive for a restaurant in Orillia. Prices better suited to downtown Toronto

Thank Lynda_and_family
Reviewed 18 February 2018

My mom and I had a fantastic mother-daughter dinner at Cosmo's Ristorante in Downtown Orillia! The ambiance is so warm and welcoming. The homemade Lasagna (Cosmo's mama's special recipe) was just perfect, nothing was left on the plate. The Steak Marsala (10 oz with green...More

Thank Lynn M
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

I ordered the veal with wine/cream sauce with roasted vegetables. The sauce was very good, the veal was s but tough and I needed a sharper knife. I also tried their creme brûlée. Taste was good but not authentic in my opinion. The cream was...More

Thank cdngirlsx4
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Another great meal. My favourite restaurant in Orillia (and beyond) when I'm in the mood for a real taste experience in a warm atmosphere. The Shrimp Cosmo is an excellent starter: the creamy salty sauce with mushrooms and green onions is the perfect match to...More

Thank jstead
Reviewed 16 January 2018

My wife and I dine at Cosmo's pretty much every special occasion... birthdays, anniversary, Valentine's Day, etc. Staff are always very friendly and knowledgeable, and the food... man, the food...! Awesome. My personal favourite is a Penne with Italian Sausage (not a menu item, but...More

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 24 December 2017

Ate here last night with friends for the first time. Excellent food and good service. One complaint is miss information given by waitress regarding the romaine lettuce ecoli scare. She told us the issue was regarding eastern Ontario and they where still offering it on...More

Thank Bocachica
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We had our staff Christmas dinner at Cosmo's in December 2017. Fantastic menu, specials were all delicious. Appetizer's were great and served quickly. The atmosphere is very appealing whether you are there as a couple or as a group. You won't be disappointed!!

Thank Whitney24
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We chose Cosmo’s again this year for our annual family Christmas dinner. We did not regret that choice. Service was excellent given we were a table of 9 and beside us was a table of 10 as well as all other tables being full that...More

Thank KitchenerJoey
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Straight exit with a slight right hand turn into the restaurant seating. Should not cause any major problem with entry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 36
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Takeout, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 Mississaga St E, Orillia, Ontario L3V 1V7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Orillia
  • Phone Number: +1 705-327-8330
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Cosmo’s Ristorante serves a variety of simple, but sophisticated dishes including Vitello Di Mare (veal topped with crab, shrimp, hollandaise sauce), Pollo Al Cosmo (grilled chicken with peaches in a cream sauce) and Bistecca Di Mare (steak topped with shrimp, crab and hollandaise sauce) to name a few. Cosmo was approached one day if he would be interested in assisting opening a new restaurant, Carmines a Fine Dining restaurant in downtown Orillia. He worked for Carmines eight years. Over the years in the food serviceindustry Cosmo learned so much, that in 1989 he decided to open his own restaurant, Cosmo’s Ristorante with the help of his family, on 190 Memorial Avenue. He thought this was the way for him to share his heritage and tradition of Italian food. In 1995 Cosmo decided to relocate to downtown Orillia where the action was and moved to 90 Mississaga Street, Downtown Orillia.
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