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Pizzeria Defina

321 Roncesvalles Ave, Toronto, Ontario M6R 2M6, Canada
+1 416-534-4414
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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321 Roncesvalles Ave, Toronto, Ontario M6R 2M6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Pizzeria Delfina is worth driving to. Wish it was located closer to my house. Simple menu, primarily wood-burning pizza. uses excellent ingredients, such as boccocini cheese and wood-fired peppers. Mushroom soup similar to French onion soup, baked with guyere cheese. Nice caesar salad. Staff friendly...More

Thank icewinester
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Defina is rightly renowned for a range of delicious wood-fired, thin-crust pizzas. Not your usual pepperoni: original, imaginative creations. When our group visited this week I was pizza-ed out - & thus I discovered Defina's magic touch with fresh (I mean FRESH) veggies. Crispy green...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 1 November 2017

While locals from the Roncesvalles neighborhood have long coveted their local eateries, Pizzeria Defina, has a growing reputation among visitors from other areas of the city. This was obvious at a recent lunch there as the angst was increasing on the faces of early arrivals...More

Thank hiddenvacation
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Came here for pizza because I saw it on one of the TV food shows and the host raved about it. What a disappointment. The pizza I ordered looked gorgeous: arugula, tomatoes etc. I bit into it and nothing, no taste. I put salt on...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We went to this restaurant to celebrate our wedding anniversary. I had the asparagus soup and my husband had the Caesar salad as appetizers and we split on the board for the main course. All the food was excellent. The service was also very good....More

Thank 2torontotraveller
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

The pizza at Defina is the tastiest, most original thin crust I have eaten in Toronto. The ingredients are top quality, fresh, locally sourced and home made. The dough culture is at least 5 years old (the start of a great tradition)! The atmosphere at...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We arrived at approx. 7:30pm on Labor Day. There was a queue to get in which was about 15 mins. The staff were very attentive and we ordered a drink whilst we waited which we weren't charged for when paying the bill (not sure if...More

Thank Emma H
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

After arriving from a long day driving from Chicago, we encountered an almost hour wait on a Friday night. It was well worth it. The hospitality alone while we stood outside was incredible. From providing us bread and water to constant updates on our wait...More

Thank Imaprize
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Grumpy waitress who grudgingly sat us at window table, even though place was 80% empty. Freezing air con. No gluten free available, all out. Next 2 choices of pizza also not available. Settled for 4th choice, most tasteless pizza with burnt crust, sparse toppings, no...More

2  Thank findimporters
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Dropped in recently for a quick lunch on a hot Saturday afternoon (well...honestly, for a cold beer on a hot Saturday afternoon). Pizzeria Defina was a great choice. The sides were wonderful (great meatballs and brussels sprouts) and the pizza was terrific! The staff were...More

Thank etobianToronto
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 Roncesvalles Ave, Toronto, Ontario M6R 2M6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > West End
  • Neighbourhood: West End
  • Phone Number: +1 416-534-4414
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