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73 King St E, Toronto, Ontario M5C 1G3, Canada
+1 416-864-7373
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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5:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
73 King St E, Toronto, Ontario M5C 1G3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had dinner at Carisma on a recent Saturday evening. We have all been there before and had great experiences. Not so this time. As other reviewers have commented, we felt rushed from the moment we sat down. We wanted to enjoy...More

Thank ssugar6686
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is great, atmosphere and ambiance - lot so of Italian restaurants downtown but really none that do anything like this one does well done to all the staff and chefs this is a one of a kind. I’m on par with if not already...More

Thank michaeljones829
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the food and fresh cheese with salad. My pasta is always fresh and never disappoints Must have there burrata and for me pasta with rose and chicken like always !

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was good but very overpriced for what it was. Wine very expensive. Service friendly but not authentic and forced. We weren’t even asked for a second glass of wine. We were rushed, done with three courses dinner after one hour. Won’t see us ever...More

Thank Ingo N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came here for a large party of 18 guests for a birthday celebration. The server was very attentive and gave great service. He was always hospitable and quick with any requests. The salad starter and pasta we had was delicious and so was the...More

Thank licious_kisses
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have dined here several times and always enjoyed it. Busy, noisy place but that's just what you want when you go there. Servers are well versed, and attentive. Wine list is extensive and if you know wine you can get a beautiful bottle for a...More

Thank parrotticus10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here with my husband and another couple. We had wine and 3 courses and were basically rushed out the door after 1.5 hours. This is not the place to eat for a relaxing dinner with friends. The maitre’D made it very clear that we...More

2  Thank foodiesusie
Reviewed 13 February 2018

We were celebrating our wedding anniversary and wanted to treat ourselves. We choose this restaurant based on reviews from multiple sources. It did not disappoint. Our reservation was for 9:00 pm, we arrived early and they sat us right away. The restaurant was very busy...More

1  Thank jcm88
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

The restaurant and customer service it self was really nice, however it was really really loud. The appetizers were ok, nothing to die for. The main course however was really good. I had the veal al porcini. It had really great flavour. My husband had...More

Thank alex z
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Carisma is a traditional Italian restaurant in the downtown core and I had good expectations. The bread was excellent 10 out of 10 Carpaccio was the worst dish ever, awful. Such a chemical taste, not sure what happed however was not eatable. Cannot be rated...More

1  Thank ADITA2205
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
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Questions & Answers
Dan C
2 May 2017|
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Response from Maggied689 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a paid lot right beside the restaurant.
17 February 2016|
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Response from Vera C | Reviewed this property |
I do not think so, but the best thing will be to call restaurant directly. Ph. 416 864-7373
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 King St E, Toronto, Ontario M5C 1G3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-864-7373
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