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Casa Rugantino Italian Restaurant

709 Belmont Ave W, Kitchener, Ontario N2M 1P1, Canada
+1 519-744-9081
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (28 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
709 Belmont Ave W, Kitchener, Ontario N2M 1P1, Canada
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Reviewed 5 August 2016

My wife and I decided to go to this Restaurant recently as we hadn't been there in years. We did not have reservations and when we got there, the restaurant was packed. (a great sign that the food is good) We were welcomed by Amanda...More

Thank Glenn_Wilkinson
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Finally visited Casa for dinner this week. It has always had great reviews so we were anxious to visit. It was extremely busy for a Wednesday night in Kitchener! we waited at the bar for a while until our reserved table was ready on the...More

1  Thank DDKW
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went to Italy for our honeymoon and have been searching for authentic Italian food closer to home ever since. We went to Casa Rugantino for our anniversary and we had the best meal we have had since. The homemade family recipes...More

Thank Michelle L
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This is a tiny and hugely popular place. It is simply one of the best Italian places anywhere. Pasta superb. Best Pizza in the Region. Small and tables close but otherwise a gem that all the locals know about

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Went to the restaurant with my wife and adult daughter for lunch... Restaurant almost empty... Asked if we had reservations? ... A reluctant waitress served us, (yet failed to show interest in doing a good job). She gave half a glass of water but did...More

Thank Tangerine1661
Reviewed 18 July 2016

So it was girlfriends night. All the tables but 2 were taken up with women. Not sure why; just noting it. My friend and I both wanted to try the pasta special but had enjoyed the pizza puff (panzerotti anywhere else) so we split both....More

Thank taupecat
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We haven't been to this restaurant for over 20 years and wow, what a difference. I love the new look. It's much brighter and cleaner and there is a great little patio out front -- with live music on the Thursday we were there. My...More

Thank kanadai
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Love the expanded space, food was excellent. Our server was in left field. She had long blonde hair, did not give us her name. On 2 occasions we had to ask other servers for pepper and grated cheese. No spoons to lap up the wonderful...More

Thank Klompie
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Casa Rugantino in Belmont Village is a landmark Italian restaurant - have been visiting this place for over 30 years. It has recently been remodelled and expanded - the owners have done a superb job in bringing the decor into the 21st C. Of late...More

Thank mschmitt255
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Casa Rugantino has always been a go to place for us - great food, cozy atmosphere and wonderful food. We were excited about our latest visit as the space has doubled and it is very nice. Great open area and nice decor and even a...More

Thank AgentSusan
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Mary K
3 September 2016|
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Response from 1francophile | Reviewed this property |
Greetings: I believe that offer gluten free crust at an additional cost for their Pizza's, but am unsure about other menu items.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 709 Belmont Ave W, Kitchener, Ontario N2M 1P1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
  • Phone Number: +1 519-744-9081
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