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17 Hayden St, Toronto, Ontario M4Y 2P2, Canada
+1 416-323-0179
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
14 Jan 2018
“One of the best, anywhere”
3 Dec 2017
“Beautiful Candelit Pleasant Dinner with Delicious Dishes”
$$ - $$$
17 Hayden St, Toronto, Ontario M4Y 2P2, Canada
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Reviewed January 14, 2018

A group of friends and I went there for dinner on Friday night and we're all incredibly well-travelled. I can also tell you that I seldom hand out five-star reviews. This is truly a hole in a wall, in a remnant of an old house,...More

1  Thank Colin F
Reviewed December 3, 2017

My boyfriend and I went on a Thursday evening to this restaurant for our first time (Groupon). It wasn't busy but we loved the quiet atmosphere and the restaurant was lit up by lights on the walls and candelights on the tables - classic. Our...More

1  Thank alwayspetite
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

A great spot for a quiet dinner for two. The carbonara and seafood pasta were delicious! We had great service!

1  Thank Peach1117
Reviewed June 3, 2016

When here for a quick dinner before a Panasonic theater experience. It was a small cozy establishment, that reminded me of a mom/pop restaurant. The service was great, they accommodated us and our very late dinner companions, and I heard them try and make everyone...More

2  Thank torontoshutterbug65
Reviewed May 16, 2016

Visited this restaurant, with a group of about 10 people and we almost filled the place. Food was good, everyone seemed to enjoy their meal and they had everything from seafood risotto, veal parmaigan, salmon, and chicken penne, banana cake with Nutella was a bit...More

2  Thank Debra13
Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

It is on Hayden Street, one block south of Bloor and Yonge almost across from the south entrance to the subway. Opera played in the background. I ordered the house salad ($7), seafood risotto ($22) and pot of tea ($2). The salad was baby greens,...More

2  Thank e10750law
Reviewed March 5, 2016

Focaccia is a small restaurant you might miss if you aren't looking for it~ but look! The food is wonder comfort food. I had the spaghetti with the sausage and tomato; it was spicy and wonderful. Exactly what I needed after a long day. This...More

2  Thank Melissagmacd
Reviewed January 27, 2016

With only 8 tables this is truly a small space, but so warm,& cozy. It is intimate when full but I was not overwhelmed by the noises from the animated conversations happening around me. I stuck with the price fixe menu as I was in...More

2  Thank MandM12345
Reviewed December 5, 2015

Service was outstanding as it has been over the years. Food was excellent and we are looking forward to returning. Always a pleasure to dine here.

2  Thank Pauline T
Reviewed October 9, 2015

A home cooking Italian Restaurant 1 block from Bloor and Yonge. Small, intimate, with excellent service. My favourites include; veal sandwich, caesar salad, home-made soup and cappuccino.

2  Thank Rich B
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$18
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Hayden St, Toronto, Ontario M4Y 2P2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-323-0179
Focaccia has been serving customers for over 20 years. We serve great tasting Italian dishes featuring a $20 two course prix fixe.
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