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Nova Ristorante

#3,188 of 7,007 Restaurants in Toronto}
$$ - $$$Italian, , Pizza
2272 Lawrence Ave E, Toronto, Ontario M1P 2P9, Canada
+1 416-751-1200
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“calamari” (3 reviews)
“noodles” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Canadian, Pizza
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
2272 Lawrence Ave E, Toronto, Ontario M1P 2P9, Canada
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

This restaurant has been around since 1963. It has always been really good., although since it has changed ownership the name has changed slightly and the prices have gone way up. as a teenager l use to be able to afford to come here. Seems...More

Thank stevendD6925DX
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Came here based on previous reviews and was not disappointed. We ordered the ravioli rose, pizza pollo, classic spaghetti, and veal parmingiana. Everything tasted Great, and our server Del, was very attentive, friendly and eager to do her job. I told her I could serve...More

Thank neekchang
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Stopped in on the way home for a pizza, bad mistake. Nova Ristorante, is the new name for the original Pizza Nova restaurant which has been at this location since 1963. Having grown up and also attended Winston Churchill Collegiate across the street, I've experienced...More

1  Thank Fudger1
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Have been coming here for years, always a good middle of the road restaurant featuring Italian style cuisine. Food was so so most recent trip --- lasagna way too saucy with too little meat and too few noodles --- not much better than what you...More

Thank grimble2015
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Super impressed with this place! Ignore the fact that this restaurant is located in a somewhat dingy mall, because the food here is fantastic. The executive chef here prides himself with using only the freshest local ingredients and puts in a personal twist with traditional...More

Thank Instantonium
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

I went to Nova Ristorante with some friends who have visited the establishment before. One told me it was owned by Pizza Nova. With this information,I had a pre conceived idea of what it would be like. Fancy pizza! WRONG! The menu was amazing! The...More

Thank Lorraine K
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

The food was very good. Great environment and service. The only minor issue was some echo in the place

Thank Behrouz S
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Nova Ristorante is an incredible experience. From the minute you walk in, the hostess makes you feel welcome and the ambiance is stunning. Modern decor with highlights of Europe. We had the "Farmhouse soup". I couldn't believe how perfect this soup was. Fresh farm-to-table ingredients,...More

Thank sancolu
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I was not impressed! The garlic bread was so salty that it was inedible! The veal parmigiana was like rubber and chewy and not tasty. The chicken parmigiana was like out of a frozen meal. Waste of time! More fast food caliber.

Thank shykara2014
Jacky N, Manager at Nova Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2016

Hi Shykara. We are sorry to hear about your experience. We would like to get in touch with you directly. Please send your contact details to wecare@novaristorante.ca and management will be in touch shortly. Thank you.

Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

We have been patrons of this restaurant for over 20 years as the original Pizza Nova....dined as a family and as a couple... The service was always very good especially from the server, Bessie/Betsy (?). She made everyone feel very welcome and treated all as...More

Thank kedhaf
Jacky N, Manager at Nova Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2016

Hi Kedhaf. We are sorry to hear about your experience. We would like to get in touch with you directly. Please send your contact details to wecare@novaristorante.ca and management will be in touch shortly. Thank you.

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Scarborough
Situated astride Lake Ontario, Scarborough is a
district heavily influenced by immigration. With a
number of low-rent shopping and dining options making
it a highly affordable part of town, and boasting one
of Toronto's largest shopping malls, the otherwise
green suburban neighborhood is a good place to go for
bargains and discounts. It also draws in
photographers. The spires, archways, and cavernous
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Cuisine
Italian, Canadian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2272 Lawrence Ave E, Toronto, Ontario M1P 2P9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Scarborough
  • Neighbourhood: Scarborough
  • Phone Number: +1 416-751-1200
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Description
The Original Nova Ristorante. Bringing you together, since 1963.
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