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About Allegro Italian Kitchen - Downtown

Allegro's menu reflects the best from Italian food



Allergo, as most of you know, is a musical term that means lively, and the restaurant rendition run smartly by Rico Ferri and Jack Menghisteab certainly lives up to its namesake. Allegro offers a completely separate concept with a warm, intimate restaurant featuring the best dishes. You can refer to our menus for a list of dishes available at Allegro.


Allegro Italian Kitchen has received rave reviews for its contemporary design, exceptional meals and all-around wonderful dining experience; In the summer, you can dine inside or out on the patio and savor one of many mouth-watering meals, including pasta, chicken, risotto and many more, and a selection of fine wines. The live piano music makes this dining experience unique with a beautiful atmosphere.

10011-109 St
Edmonton, AB T5J 3S8
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Dining Style:
Fine Dining

Cuisines:
Italian

Hours of Operation:

Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Dinner: Monday - Friday: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm; Saturday: 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm; Sunday: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
CAN$31 to CAN$50

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(780) 424-6644

Website:
http://www.allegroitaliankitchen.ca/

Entertainment:
Live Piano music every Friday & Saturday, and on special occasions. Located at the heart of Edmonton city, Allegro Italian Kitchen downtown sits right off Jasper avenue and has been a part of Edmonton's dining experience since 2002.

Parking Details:
Street parking located on 109st as well as 100th avenue. After 5pm there is customer parking at the rear of the building.

Executive Chef:
Jack Menghisteab

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Gluten-free Menu, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Allegro Italian Kitchen - Downtown Ratings and Reviews

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4.5

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4.5

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4.2

value

4.2

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Quiet

100% would recommend it to a friend

Casual (4)
Quiet Conversation (4)
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Comfort Food (3)
Good for Groups (3)
Worth the Drive (3)
Good for Anniversaries (2)
Good for Birthdays (2)
Business Meals (2)
Cozy (2)
Good for a Date (2)
Great for Lunch (2)
Notable Wine List (2)
Romantic (2)
Special Occasion (2)
Great for Brunch (1)
Fit for Foodies (1)
Fun (1)
Gluten Free Options (1)
Local Ingredients (1)
Neighborhood Gem (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
Sunday Lunch (1)
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 (Edmonton)·Dined 3 days ago

Amazing Italian....best I've ever had, even when I include eating in Europe. The owner and staff are so friendly you can tell they really enjoy their work. Atmosphere is comfortable and classy.

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·Dined 4 days ago

The food was very flavorful and the wait staff were attentive and very pleasant.

Tags: Authentic, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Sunday Lunch, Great for Lunch, Quiet Conversation, Great for Brunch, Comfort Food
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Always a good voice for a neighbourhood restaurant.

Tags: Casual, Good for Groups
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on October 23, 2017

Sunday evening 6:30 reserve for 4 for 10th wedding anniversary ( not really needed. Food was tasty and very generous portions, limited wine list, service was friendly but sporadic..1 server , 6 tables..
We would go back again.. maybe just for casual supper.

Tags: Casual
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on October 22, 2017

The server was attentive enough with some humor and genuity, while still allowing us to enjoy our date night. The food was unbelievable especially the prosciutto appetizer, the zitti con pollo, and the chocolate cake! Their house red wine is sweet but subtle.

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 (Edmonton)·Dined on October 5, 2017

A quaint restaurant south of Jasper Avenue - with excellent service, food and appearance throughout. I plan to return there again!

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vip
 (Palm Springs)·Dined on September 30, 2017

Excellent service. Menu selection was fabulous. Meal was delicious.

Tags: Cozy, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on September 23, 2017

excellent meals for all of us in a open friendly environment.

Tags: Comfort Food, Quiet Conversation
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on September 10, 2017

Great service with even better food. Elegant food, with great portions and wonderful pricing. The flavours are incredible

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·Dined on September 1, 2017

Very nice - we had a lot of catching up to do and didn't feel rushed at all.

Tags: Casual, Paleo Friendly, Good for Groups
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 (Vancouver)·Dined on August 16, 2017

We would definitely go back next time we had the opportunity and do highly recommend this place to others. Our server was friendly and very attentive. Our group of 5 all thoroughly enjoyed each of our flavorful, delicious and well portioned dinners. Very apparent they used fresh vegetables and the fresh buns were a real treat.
If you like a creamy mushroom sauce this place has one of the best we've ever tasted.
A local friend from Edmonton says he frequents this place at lunch and it is consistently great food and service.

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 (Edmonton)·Dined on August 13, 2017

The restaurant was quiet on a Saturday evening, which made conversation easy. There is no loud music, kitchen noise, or other distractions. The wine list is short, but there are some reasonable options at reasonable prices. A caprese salad from multi-coloured fresh cherry tomatoes got our appetites up for more; it was beautifully presented and oh so tasty. My dinner special was a great combo of shrimp and chicken and pasta, definitely a plus if you can't make up your mind! Service was flawless. I would go back and I do recommend it for a quiet evening.

Tags: Quiet Conversation
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vip
 (Edmonton)·Dined on July 29, 2017

Great evening with family! Food was great - chef prepared something that wasn't on the menu (bruschetta) for appetizer and it was excellent. A great place with great service!

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 (Edmonton)·Dined on July 17, 2017

The Service was outstanding as well as the quality of the food. Our only complaint had nothing to do with the restaurant. Someone was drilling in the floor above in the office tower after hours. The waitress was very apologetic although it wasn't her fault.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Worth the Drive, Disabled Access, Neighborhood Gem, Healthy, Quiet Conversation, Good for Groups, Authentic, Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on July 2, 2017

Outstanding food and service!! Always a pleasure going for dinner there!!

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy
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vip
 (Edmonton)·Dined on June 4, 2017

Calamari was cooked perfect
Vegetables were overdone
Sauce was salty
Service was overzealous

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 (Puerto Vallarta)·Dined on May 21, 2017

We had a wonderful time at Allegro. Dmitri looked after us and the food was excellent. We had a beautiful evening to sit outside with friends and enjoy ourselves. Always prompt service but never rushed. We will be back.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Business Meals, Good for Groups, Afternoon Coffee, Good for a Date, Authentic, Casual, Great for Lunch, Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on May 20, 2017

Great food!

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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on April 21, 2017

Great service. Great with the kids.

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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on April 15, 2017

Our second visit to this restaurant, food is good, service is excellent and our meal was affordable!

Tags: Casual, Comfort Food, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays, Cozy
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on March 17, 2017

Food was good. Very disappointed in the dessert. We went for the Downtown Dining Week and I had the $45 three course meal. Appetizer and meal were good, but nothing special. For dessert, it was suppose to be a limoncello cream cheese custard. Instead, I saw them pull out a President's Choice box with mini cheesecakes. They added whipped cream and chocolate sauce. To say the least, it was not that great. Very disappointed that they don't make their own dessert and completely mark up the price of something I could get at Superstore for $5. FYI, the boxes are in plain site and there were quite a few of them.

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 (Edmonton)·Dined on March 11, 2017

My friend and I went there as a get together before a concert. It happened to be downtown dining week so we lucked out with a three course meal for $28.00. That was a great value because the restaurant is on the pricey side. Great food and service. We had to leave early so we missed the piano player. I would definitely recommend this place.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Pre/post Theatre, Live Music
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 (Calgary)·Dined on March 3, 2017

Comfort Italian food with large portions. Excellent service and cozy space.

Tags: People Watching, Cozy, Comfort Food, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups
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vip
 (Edmonton)·Dined on March 2, 2017

Great service, they custom did our meals as we wanted spicy and different sauces. When you can customize, it's so much more pleasurable. The warm bread was a really nice touch!

Tags: Good for Groups, Comfort Food, Casual, Authentic
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on February 18, 2017

We had a lovely time. The appetizers were far better than expected and the meals were absolutely delicious. The Italian I was with (and he grew up in Italy) was very impressed with the quality of the food!

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Comfort Food, Cozy, Business Meals, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Neighborhood Gem, People Watching, Good for a Date
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on February 10, 2017

We've been going to Allegro for 3 years now. It's a hidden gem, every time we go there it is a fabulous meal and great atmosphere. The waiter was sub par, besides that this is the best Restaraunt around.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Healthy, Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups, Sunday Lunch, Good for a Date, Cozy, Outstanding Value, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Pre/post Theatre, Neighborhood Gem, Live Music, Late-night Find, Hot Spot, Worth the Drive, Notable Wine List, Romantic
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on January 26, 2017

As usual very good. Always one of my fav Italian spots.

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 (Edmonton)·Dined on January 14, 2017

This was my third time at Allegro's. Always very good food and service. Great place to enjoy with friends or a romantic dinner.

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Romantic, Cozy, Business Meals
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on December 31, 2016

This restaurant was advertised as a Romantic venue with live piano music.

The ambiance was not very romantic. Our table was directly in front of the kitchen.

There was a piano but no entertainment.

I was anticipating a special romantic evening out for New Years. I was disappointed.

Overall the food was fresh and well prepared!

Tags: Casual
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vip
 (Edmonton)·Dined on December 23, 2016

Awesome all around, well done

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vip
 (Edmonton)·Dined on December 18, 2016

Consistently good food and service

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 (Edmonton)·Dined on December 10, 2016

We booked a reservation there for 6:30pm. Unfortunately we got there around 6:25pm, we still had to wait for about 15 mins for the table to be cleaned. Then it took them a while to come and serve us. The server was super friendly but the food was very slow. We didn't get our appetizer/supper until 7:45pm. We didn't expect the food to be served like at a fast food restaurant however it took them 45mins to serve us was a bit too long.

Tags: Business Meals, Good for a Date
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 (Calgary)·Dined on December 1, 2016

Being from out of town we were looking for some good Italian fare and found Allegro close by our hotel. Very pleasant atmosphere, quiet music and delicious food made for an enjoyable evening. The fettuccine with salmon in a vodka rosa sauce was exceptional and a very large portion indeed. We shared Insalata and had a substantial plate of fresh greens each. My husband had the cannelloni which left him room for the cheesecake dessert - soft and creamy. Great service from our waitress who also gave us a recommendation to go see the xmas lights at the parliament building just up the street. A terrific end to an otherwise stressful day.

Tags: Special Occasion
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on November 23, 2016

Our meals were very tasty. The pasta was cooked perfectly and the meat in both dishes were full of flavor.

Tags: Comfort Food, Special Occasion
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on November 18, 2016

Amazing food, top notch service. Live piano a nice touch.

Tags: Romantic, Neighborhood Gem
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on November 6, 2016

I enjoyed the lemon veal with penne pasta. The pasta sauce was really good and the veal wasn't too dry. I enjoyed a white wine which complimented the food well. The Tirimisu was soft and delicious.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Good for Groups, Fit for Foodies
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on November 6, 2016

Hi we are back for the fourth time the food is fantastic, friendly service, Great Italian atmosphere highly recommend. You know it was good when next day you want to relive that night again , good job guys 😊👍

Tags: Live Music, Paleo Friendly, Neighborhood Gem, Healthy, Hot Spot, Creative Cuisine, Comfort Food, Good for Groups, Cozy, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Notable Wine List, Fun, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on October 15, 2016

Great place - wrong music type - christmas is not great for october dining! lol But the server and chef were awesome!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Casual, Local Ingredients
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on October 13, 2016

One of my fav Italian Restaurants in town. Great Food Great Service

Tags: Great for Lunch, Business Meals, Casual, Cozy, Romantic
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 (Edmonton)·Dined on September 30, 2016

Everything abut the dinner was delicious.The service was very professional. We had a great evening.

Tags: Business Meals, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Authentic, Live Music, Notable Wine List, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Casual, Good for Birthdays, Creative Cuisine, Healthy, Pre/post Theatre, Good for Groups, Local Ingredients, Quiet Conversation, Romantic, Worth the Drive, People Watching, Cozy, Comfort Food
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