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Perla Restaurant

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539 College St, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1A9, Canada
+1 416-922-1703
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
3 weeks ago
“Lovely Surprise”
5 Mar 2018
“authentic Portuguese cuisine at great prices”
Portuguese, Seafood, European
$$ - $$$
539 College St, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1A9, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in to try. This family restaurant (as I dictated in previous revies). My first disappointment was my red wine (glass) was cold. I noticed they have 375ml bottles too late. I was prepared to be disappointed. When my 11oz. Angus striploin arrived. The amount...More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Excellent grilled fish with delicious vegetable sides, good grilled meat and veal choices as well. This is a real gem, one of the last family run restaurants in the area and amazing value for the dollar. Very good wine selection as well.

Thank kimt2011
Reviewed 24 June 2017

The food is tasty, the place is small, family run, but if you are patient you will be rewarded with a very nice meal. IN the Summer if you plan on ordering a nice red ask the owner/server to place it in the frig for...More

Thank Jose D
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Excellent and interesting menu choices for all with friendly and attentive service provided at all times

Thank 563berto
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Took my wife here for lunch because the menu looked good. We sat in the back patio on a beautiful afternoon. We loved our lunches of fish and beef. We thought the taste and presentation of the food was excellent. Super happy we found this...More

Thank OrlandoTraveler32814
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Last night wanted to enjoy a nice Portuguese meal and as this place had some fair reviews decided to give it a whirl. The dining area was cozy and the back patio which was a fair size and covered in lovely grape vines hanging with...More

2  Thank Robert B
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Been here a few times. Good service and home cooked food. Also, it is good value for your money. Would recommend Perla.

Thank Marlene M
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

As good as restaurants in Lisbon, my husband is Portuguese and it was as if his mom prepared the meal. Fresh, healthy, reasonably priced!

Thank FLSusan2015
Reviewed 17 May 2016

A small family-run place, Perla has authentic and very tasty Portuguese food. Fresh fish and seafood is a highlight. My sea bass was outstanding. The homemade chorizo was also amazing. Everything is made by Mama in the kitchen. Very reasonably priced for the area as...More

Thank ChristineLentil
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

A wonderful family restaurant. Non- pretentious but excellent food. Appetizer garlic shrimp and speciality clams portions a bit small but good. Octopus appetizer perfectly grilled and tender and lots of good bread. Main courses were fabulous. Very good portions for the price. We had grilled...More

Thank Louis C C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 539 College St, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1A9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Little Italy
  • Neighbourhood: Little Italy
  • Phone Number: +1 416-922-1703
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