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Canelli's Italian Eatery

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$$ - $$$
Italian, Pizza, Canadian
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252 Queen Street East, Brampton, Ontario L6V 1C1 , Canada
+1 905-457-0099
16:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 16:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My fiancee and I went here for dinner. My fiancee had a manicotti which was a bit plain. The smokey BBQ pizza that I had was pretty good. Staff were friendly, but not very pro-active.

Thank RonaldusandAnna
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I treated a good friend of mine to lunch at Cannelli's Italian Eatery for his early birthday present. We had an excellent meal and the service given by Chantelle, our waitress was wonderful. She was very attentive and always asked if we were doing well, how was the food, would we like cracked pepper on our dishes, etc. To start,... More 

Thank 1crazycatlady
Rochester, New York
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Our meal here was excellent as was the service. Sandwiches were very good and so was the pizza. We would definitely stop here again when in the area.

Thank ptravels
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

last week we went there fir dinner, at first i liked the staff and the environment of the restaurant, then after having my dinner, i became the fan of the restaurant. we ordered penne alfredo and chicken paramesan and chicken, both were perfect. i will definitely go there again.

Thank Parandis B
Brampton, Ontario
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

We ordered the eggplant parm, ravioli and garlic bread. Nice food would eat here again. Restaurant is nice. Good atmosphere and excellent service.

Thank BevvieC
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35 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

The restaurant atmosphere was well laid out, however washrooms are not accessible on the first floor (have to climb a set of stairs) Our waiter was awesome, he was very knowledgable and friendly. We ordered a bottle of Riesling and shared the traditional pizza, there was definitely enough for two people. The pizza was good but could have used some... More 

Rome, Italy
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I have been in Toronto 10 days and ate at Canelli's almost every day trying Most of the menu items. Taste is sincerely as we were in Italy. Dressings Very delicate. Service Very Kind. The chefs are Very nice and expert. We would recommend it to anybody willing to taste real Italian flavours.

Thank albedise
Brampton, Canada
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74 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Went there for my hubby's birthday. It wasn't very busy at all (on a Tuesday night) - which by the way is pizza night. We had the escargot, bruschetta and caesar salad to start (3 of us). All were very tasty. Then for the main courses we had the Penne alla Vodka, Penne Con Pollo and Veal Parmigiana (with a... More 

Thank Michelle N
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

I was in town for work and decided to make the most of my trip to Brampton. After a couple of searches online I came across Canelli's. I looked at some reviews and decided to give the place a go. I was seated right away and was given water and a menu. I browsed the menu and had two item... More 

Thank Jamie B
Toronto, Canada
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Food is always great and leaves you stuffed - waiter service needs improvement - be sure to ask for pitcher of water or leave bottle of wine on table cuz they'll never come back for refills. Shouldn't have to ask for the simple things like bread basket or cutlery but it happens.

Thank ERIC N
Mina M, Owner at Canelli's Italian Eatery, responded to this review

Dear Eric, Thank you for dining in with us and for your feedback. I wanted to sincerely apologize if we weren't attentive enough on your last visit. I wish you had mentioned it to me during your visit so I would have looked after you but I will bring this issue up with my servers to make sure we exceed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 25
Italian, Pizza, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 Queen Street East, Brampton, Ontario L6V 1C1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Brampton
  • Phone Number: +1 905-457-0099
Our Story In May of 2000, the original owners of Brampton's first pizza and pasta houses opened Canelli's Italian Eatery. The Brampton landmark, Queen's Pizzeria, was known for serving traditional Italian recipes, quality ingredients and hosting service. Queen's is now a nameplate in Brampton's history and remembered by many. Canelli's has filled the hearts of people looking for quality, homestyle Italian food. Our menu hosts a variety of antipasti, classic pasta dishes, homemade pizzas, seafood, grilled meat and fresh dessert. We pair traditional classics with an extensive beer and wine list, for a perfectly balanced meal. Our pizza dough, sauces, dressings and selection of desserts are made in-house staying true to the classic recipes that founded Queen's Pizzeria. Ask around and many residents of Brampton will remember the Volkswagen Beatles that zipped around town delivering piping hot dinner. Knowing that people still appreciate traditional, quality food, Canelli's offers classics with a fresh face.

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