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Trattoria Gusto

1 Walton St, Port Hope, Ontario L1A 1M8, Canada
+1 905-885-1198
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“puttanesca” (16 reviews)
“pasta” (26 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00 Hours
Italian, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
1 Walton St, Port Hope, Ontario L1A 1M8, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked a table on the patio in this nice spot overlooking downtown Port Hope and the river that runs through the town. This was our second visit over the summer. The food is outstanding. The salads, the brussel sprout appetizer is a must have....More

Thank Stewartaudia4
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is my favourite Italian restaurant in Port Hope ! It is located in a historical building overlooking the Ganaraska river. The food served is local and delicious! During the summer the patio is open and the overview of the town and the river is...More

Thank BlueThrill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether having a drink, a full-course meal or enjoying the patio, a visit to Trattoria Gusto, housed in the Waddell Hotel (dating back to 1844 when Sheriff Robert Waddell wisely purchased the land) is like stepping back in time. Much of Toronto architect William Thomas’...More

Thank S. James W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently re located from Toronto, and this is one of our fav spots to go - amazing food and service - Kaitlyn always welcomes with a warm smile and provides professional and knowledgable service as does the rest of the team. The patio overlooks...More

Thank Gregory d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group of 16-20 booked 2 months in advance for a lunch. We confirmed 15 the day before. We ordered minutes after noon and finally were served our food after 40 minutes. Normally, we would have been offered bread with dipping sauce, however, none was...More

Thank margaretm364
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place, very quaint. Food was very good and our waiter Joey was excellent. First time visiting Port Hope. Such a nice place to visit.

1  Thank dcarus0
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Doing a weekend getaway at Hotel. No reception desk, bookings handled by the next available server. Atmosphere and ambience not inviting.Made reservations for 2, ended up sitting in middle of room at table meant for 4, why reserve? Loud noisy environment.this was our weekend expected...More

1  Thank travelbugs022
Reviewed 9 June 2018

If you're in the mood for Italian food, this is the only place in NOrthumberland County to go. Good food, decent price, and a nice location make for a pleasant experience.

Thank canadiancreed
Reviewed 31 May 2018

We had lunch here before a matinee matinee performance at the Capitol Theatre which is nearby. We were able to sit at a table on the terrace by the river which made a lovely backdrop to a good meal. I had fish and my friend...More

Thank d_alsford_uk
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Tried to sit on the patio for drinks... we waited at the host stand for 5 minutes having 3 servers telling us they would be right with us .. only to be told they are too busy for drinks and are only dealing with food...More

Thank Keshia D
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Questions & Answers
John F
8 July 2016|
Response from BrantfordMark |
17 October 2015|
Response from WaddellManagement | Property representative |
Thank you for your question! Though we do recommend reservations, we also accept walk in guests who do not have a reservation, provided we have table availability.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Walton St, Port Hope, Ontario L1A 1M8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Port Hope
  • Phone Number: +1 905-885-1198
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Located in the historic Waddell Hotel, Gusto is the perfect location for a romantic evening, intimate family gathering or business event. First rate service combined with exquisite cuisine in a beautiful historic setting.
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