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Michael's Back Door Restaurant

₱₱₱₱Italian, European,
1715 Lakeshore Rd W, Mississauga, Ontario L5J 1J4, Canada
+1 905-822-5751
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, European, Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1715 Lakeshore Rd W, Mississauga, Ontario L5J 1J4, Canada
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We dined on a Saturday night. This is our second visit and was the same as the first. Matt was our server and he did a great job explaining the menu and offering us great service. There were a number of specials offered. I started...More

Thank tjocCanada
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

The food was good. Would have preferred if the ambiance was improved to reflect the restaurant name. Some nice music would have been appreciated. Table we got was a bit squashed in the corner in a tight area. adding vegetarian and halal dishes to the...More

Thank Ashraf Y
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Third time coming in from Calgary and making the trip to Michaels. Well worth it. Had the pasta festival farfale dish and it was great. One of our party had the gnocchi and said it was the best ever

Thank kail573
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Tucked away in the back of Lakeshore road, this is a really really nice place to go and eat. The restaurant appears small but it is not overly noisy, the service is cordial and polite and attentive but not overbearing. The food is really really...More

Thank AquamanEh
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Congrats to Anthony for breathing life into this establishment ! This was a dusty Mississauga dinosaur just a couple years ago before he came aboard ! Great wine list ....service and food! Keep up the great work Anthony !

Thank belloooooooo
Reviewed 18 January 2018

The restaurant is nice but tables are packed to each other. Glad the restaurant wasn't full or else we'd be listening to other people's conversion for the evening. Ordered the cioppino di pesce which is seafood dish. The seafood is fresh but way over cooked....More

1  Thank bingo2008
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Food was excellent, service was slow but after receiving the delicious meal, which was hot and very well presented it made up for the wait. Everyone enjoyed their dinner. Five star food just expect to wait.

Thank Ruth S
Reviewed 9 January 2018

To be fair, I understand New Years is about money and profit. That said, bruising your reputation, may not be worth the extra. Might I suggest two seatings on New Years instead of squeezing in three. Food was good as it always is, service was...More

3  Thank FunFoodFinder
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We had a reservation with a couple for 8pm. They gave us a great table. Noice level was acceptable even though many people were celebrating. Service by our waiter was spot on and our food was hot and delicious. The owner was there and came...More

Thank Jan P
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

I have enjoyed this restaurant for many years.... I usually get the pasta with lobster, it is always great! Wine selection is good as well. You will be very well looked after here!

Thank Sandy S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1715 Lakeshore Rd W, Mississauga, Ontario L5J 1J4, Canada
    (Clarkson Road North)
  • Public Transportation: Mississauga Transit stops at the corner of Lakeshore Rd. W. and Clarkson Rd. N. The Clarkson GO Train station is a 10 minute walk.
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Mississauga
  • Phone Number: +1 905-822-5751
  • E-mail
Established in 1981, Michael"s Back Door Restaurant has been providing Mississauga and the GTA with award winning cuisine and professional, courteous service, in a warm, comfortable atmosphere. Principle owners, Michael Morra and his son Michael Jr, along with partner, Anthony Coffa, invite you to experience creative Italian, Continental fare offering the freshest ingredients and a variety of rare wines. Whether you are looking for a quick, casual meal, a romantic night out or a group dinner, Michael's Back Door has the perfect "Table" for you.
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