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95 Kingston Rd E, Ajax, Ontario L1S 7J4, Canada
+1 905-427-1110
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11:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Tue 16:00 - 23:00
Wed - Sun 11:30 - 23:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

$10 Pizza special Monday to Thursday, delicious!! Pizza made in wood burning stove which makes of a thin and crispy crust. Bellissimo!!

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Thank Arlene D
Port Perry, Canada
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Ajax Il Fornello's Saturday night with friends. Our waitress, Cassandra, was top-rate, and the ambiance very nice. Most of what we ordered was excellent, but two things could stand improvement. The Caesar Salad two of us ordered was soggy from limp lettuce and too much dressing. Additionally, I understand that part of the recipe for Caesar... More 

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Thank GeoffCarpentier
Toronto, Canada
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345 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice restaurant - service was amazing. They have a fixed price menu that was very reasonable. Wine and beer list is pretty good - enough choices for all tastes. They have gluten free pasta.

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Thank Elizabeth M
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Il Fornello is one of those restaurants that I keep coming back to - time and time again - because the food is consistently good and the service lovely, too! I've had several different meals here, ranging from pasta to seafood, and they have all been really good! Their prices are reasonable so you don't feel like you've busted the... More 

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Thank Karenlori
Pickering, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food and good service but far too noisy - can't hear the person across the table from you let alone anyone else!

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Thank Seltzer1295
Toronto, Ontario
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food, staff, and ambiance at Il Fornello is value for you dollar! We held my son's special occassion party for 30 people and every detail was taken care of by the staff at Il Fornello and Renee's management. The food was excellent and our party was well taken care of. If your looking for a great restaurant that will... More 

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Thank travel198303
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Had the opportunity to visit il Fornello on a Sunday at noon. Perfect time. Not too busy at all. Their bruschetta is delicious. I ordered the calamari - found it a bit too greasy but acceptable. The beet salad is out of this world. I did mention to the server "not too much goat cheese" but I still received it... More 

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Thank KeSaRoDo
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Amazing restaurant. Renee came around to make sure our experience was good. Very impressed will definitely come back!!

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Thank Kim P
Toronto
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25 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Il Fornello's resides somewhere between the casual resturant and a formal high-end restaurant. It seems to be focused on a target market of young, urban professionals, if judged solely on the decor and pricing. Il Fornello's serves decent food options. Their pizza is quite tasty, and their pasta is quite good as well. I've always felt that Fettucine Alfredo makes... More 

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Thank OriginalOtrex
Montreal Canada
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

If you want a decent bite of Italian cuisine, definitely try this spot. i have gone back many times and seldom disappointed. Specials usually very good,

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 95 Kingston Rd E, Ajax, Ontario L1S 7J4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ajax
  • Phone Number: +1 905-427-1110

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?