Does your date love pasta? Here in Toronto, we are lucky because there are so many outstanding Italian restaurants, so you don't need to fly to Italy to have some delicious authentic Italian pasta!
The problem is, with so many amazing pasta spots, it might be hard to decide where to go next! So to help you save time planning one where to eat, why not work your way through this list of some of Toronto's best pasta spots!
Here are the nine best restaurants in Toronto you have to bring a date to if they love pasta:
Where: 604 King St W
Buca Osteria And & Enoteca was just named one of Canada's 100 Best Resturants (it ranked #7)! The menu here is constantly changing, based upon season ingredients.
Where: 101 Portland St
Gusto 101 is one of Toronto's best Italian restaurants. It is a wonderful spot to bring a date, not only is the restaurant gorgeous but the southern Italian style pasta is fantastic as well!
Where: 832 Dundas St W
The freshly made pasta at Campagnolo is constantly getting rave reviews. Make sure to try their mouthwatering spaghetti all’ amatriciana.
Where: 243 King St E
Ardo specializes in Sicilian cuisine and has a modern open restaurant. Pasta lovers will love the opportunity to sit at the chef's table and get a view of the chef cooking.
Where: 88 Harbord St
You might have noticed the beautiful floral exterior of Piano Piano. This restaurant has a playful ambiance and delicious fresh pasta.
Where: 1095 Yonge St (and others)
Terroni is a southern Italian restaurant that has three locations in Toronto. The location on Younge Street is a lovely spot to bring a date, as the decor is charming with brick walls and plenty of chandeliers.
Where: 120 Avenue Rd
Ristorante Sotto Sotto is an upscale Italian restaurant in Yorkville that is a celebrity hot spot. Drake, Blake Lively, Matt Damon and Ben Affleck have all been seen dining at Sotto Sotto.
Where: 1288 Dundas St W
When the weather is warm, enjoy some housemade pasta on the tree covered patio at Enoteca Sociale. A must-try dish is the cacio e pepe made with sheep's milk cheese and black pepper!
Where: 585 College St
Il Covo in Little Italy is a romantic restaurant worth the splurge. It offers to die for pasta, and was just named one of Canada's 100 Best Resturants in 2019!