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Don Marco's Italian Eatery

248 Wellington St, Welland, Ontario L3B 1B5, Canada
+1 905-714-4417
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rice balls” (15 reviews)
“gnocchi” (22 reviews)
“pizza” (16 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
248 Wellington St, Welland, Ontario L3B 1B5, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First impression was excellent, atmosphere was nice, service excellent, very clean, just what you would hope for. Appetizer was good, salad was superb, fresh and crisp however the main course was disappointing. It was about the sauce, it was very dark red and thick as...More

Thank ConcernedResident650
Lucy V, Manager at Don Marco's Italian Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback on your experience with us. Thank you for your acknowledgement of our great service, atmosphere and cleanliness. Please accept my sincere apology on your experience. We crush our whole plum Italian tomatoes twice a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Italian food would highly recommend the rice balls and any of the pizzas. Portions are big. The service was great. Atmosphere in the restaurant is nice nothing too fancy. All the effort is in the food 👌🏼

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Restaurant in a small plaza. Had an excellent meal calamari, gnocchi with meatball and spaghetti carbarnaro. So fresh carbarnaro had fresh pancetta. Gnocchi homemade. Would highly recommend will try the pizza as an appertiser next time. Desserts💏 Was excellent. Staff and owner made you feel...More

Thank Sandra R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. Small cozy atmosphere. Homemade food. Also have week days specials such date night

Thank Mark E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have only managed to go to this restaurant a couple of times, and both times the food was terrific. Looking forward our next visit.

Thank Janice R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If your taste for Italian cuisine goes beyond pizza and wings, then this is the place for you. Has an authentic Italian menu with mouth-watering selections. Would highly recommend.

Thank Caram157
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I took some visitors from out of town for dinner at Don Marco and we were not happy with the food. The service was great by Patti but the pasta carbonara was really “off”. It was unions with pasta, we were disappointed...More

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Lucy V, Manager at Don Marco's Italian Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us some feedback on your experience with us. Thank you for your acknowledgement of Patti's great service. Please accept my sincere apology again. When you brought it to our attention that there were too many onions we...More

Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Today was our first time here. The waitress was awesome the food was even better. A little pricey but excellent. We had the chicken parm with pennies and veal parm with pennies. The homemade sauce was amazing all very fresh. Will defiantly go back..

Thank Denise R
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Our family went for dinner and did not expect much for a quick dinner. It may well be one of the best Italian meals I have ever eaten. Our family is Italian from NYC and we all agreed it was wonderful. Service was fast, friendly,...More

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Reviewed August 10, 2018

My family traveled to Niagara Falls to visit my uncle and when he suggested Italian I told him that I don't eat it out because I can always make it better at home! Five showed up w/o a reservation and we ordered all different things....More

Thank Nancy P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
4:00 p.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.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 248 Wellington St, Welland, Ontario L3B 1B5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Welland
  • Phone Number: +1 905-714-4417
  • E-mail
VOTED WELLAND'S BEST ITALIAN RESTAURANT BY THE WELLAND TRIBUNE 2017 thru 2014 READERS CHOICE AWARD. Traditional Rustic and Contemporary Italian prepared fresh daily; using the freshest and finest ingredients made with love just like his Nona's and their mother's made for generations in Canada and Italy. Every meal on our menu is prepared fresh to order, never rushed and made with pride.
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