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Taverna Italian Kitchen

219 21st St E | Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 0B7, Canada
+1 306-652-6366
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (54 reviews)
“gamberi” (3 reviews)
“arancini” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Pizza, Mediterranean, Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
219 21st St E | Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 0B7, Canada
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Reviewed today via mobile

Let’s start with the food was delicious. There homemade ice tea definitely recommend it. There staff was awesome. Tony Our waiting explains the menu great. Plus his recommendations were spot on!! You totally got to eat here!!

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This resturant has the best Italian food..We ordered a couple appys, wine, a couple cocktails plus dinner..The pasta is so fresh, The gnocci was outstanding, as was the lobster pasta dish. My daughter is not an adventurous eater so she had fettuccine alfredo and it...More

Thank cherylmmm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must stop. Recommend the lobster rav pasta (name?). So good. A lighter lunch for those not wanting to over do it at lunch. For those hungry and ready to carb up. Meatball sandwich great!

Thank kirks5114
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My Italian husband is very particular about his Italian foods, having come from New York. From our first visit there, he was totally hooked! The food was absolutely spot on! The service is amazing, as well. We've been back many times, even to the extent...More

Thank Loretta H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group of 10 adults arrived on time for our reservation and were immediately seated. The service was prompt, courteous and skillful. One of our guests had to wait a couple minutes longer the rest for her meal, but otherwise everything came out in a...More

Thank Milton B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stack family enjoyed a beautiful family of 15 dinner last week. The restaurant was extremely busy and somehow the food was all delivered delicious and the staff were the best! As always. Thanks for another great time!

Thank SidBuck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were visiting from out of town and wanted to eat here for old times sake. My husband grew up in Saskatoon and ate here lots over the decades. Ownership is different and so is the menu. Old favourites are gone but many new items...More

Thank fbuds
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow!! What a fantastic meal! Our team booked a table for dinner during a conference and it did not dissapoint! Luigi was our server and we trusted him to sereve us a la carte and it was fantastic! The service was incredible, and the food...More

Thank dalemcc88
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I kept hearing about Taverna, I'm not sure what the hype is about, the meatballs are mostly bread, and very little taste to them beyond the amount of breadcrumbs. I had the pizza, which was the best dish of the order and a medley of...More

Thank Brian555-YYC
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

The best is when Louie serves. He'll take your order and if it's off menu, which is his specialty, he'll actually cook for you. It's a pretty special experience.

Thank lyndid2015
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Questions & Answers
Denise M
August 7, 2017|
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Response from Tasos K | Property representative |
Sorry, we are closed for renovations until August 21.
Charlie B
July 2, 2017|
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Response from Tasos K | Property representative |
Yes, we are a family restaurant.
January 28, 2015|
Response from Tasos K | Property representative |
Yes, we have penne rigate imported from Italy. You can have this pasta with anyone of our sauces. All our veal and chicken dishes are made to order and are also available gluten free. Thanks for your interest.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 21st St E | Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan S7K 0B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Saskatchewan  >  Saskatoon
  • Phone Number: +1 306-652-6366
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Taverna Italian Kitchen is nestled in Saskatoon's historic downtown core within walking distance of a number of major hotels in the renowned entertainment district. The building was originally a grocery store dating back to 1907. In 1969, Taverna started serving fantastic authentic Italian dishes in this charming setting.
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