Don Alfonso receives another prestigious restaurant award

Dec 11 2019, 8:16 am

Don Alfonso 1890 Toronto has again been recognized for its glamorous eats and received another prestigious restaurant award.

Hot on the heels of being named the second-best Italian restaurant in the world by 50 Top Italy, the restaurant has now been given the title of Best Italian Restaurant in Canada and has been included in the Top Ten of All Restaurants in Canada by La Liste.

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Over the last year, Don Alfonso 1890 Toronto has gained international recognition with a number of awards and honours, and the ones offered by La Liste are only the most recent.

In 2019 alone, the restaurant has been awarded:

2nd Best Italian Restaurant in the World – 50 Top Italy
Best New Restaurant in the World & Tre Forchette (3 Forks) – Gambero Rosso
Best Italian Restaurant in Canada & Top Ten of All Restaurants in Canada 2020 – La Liste
Distinguished Restaurants of North America – DiRoNA
Top 100 Restaurants in Canada 2019 – OpenTable
Best of Award of Excellence – Wine Spectator
Best Restaurants in Canada 2019 – Canada’s 100 Best

Don Alfonso

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“It is truly an honour to have Don Alfonso 1890 Toronto recognized on a global stage with so many prolific awards. I want to again congratulate Michelin Star chefs Alfonso and Ernesto Iaccarino and the entire team at Don Alfonso 1890 Toronto for receiving so many significant honours in such a short period of time,” said¬†Nick Di Donato, president and CEO of Liberty Entertainment Group in a release.

“We look forward to continuing to provide exceptional dining experiences and ensuring we keep Toronto’s culinary scene front and centre on the global stage.”

Don Alfonso

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