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Michael's Back Door Restaurant

1715 Lakeshore Rd W, Mississauga, Ontario L5J 1J4, Canada
+1 905-822-5751
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • 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 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I have been coming here for years my self for the last 25 Years. It used to be a place I would recommend to every one I met as my top spot for great food and impeccable first class service. The owner...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank OntarioFoodCritic
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Food was outstanding! Service was equally good, and restaurant host was very welcoming. Would go back for sure.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BeanW
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We were with a group at this restaurant and we did not feel rushed in any way. The service was very good and i think everyone enjoyed their meal. i had a seafood pasta with a tomato and white wine based sauce and was very...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank trek4cs
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic service & great food! We were given a private dining room & waitress was patient waiting for our choices but also recommended some great dishes. I would recommend the sharing starters Charcuterie board & bruschetta, followed by Cioppino Di Pesce - which tasted delicious,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Janet-Harlow
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Walking through the back door entrance down the stairs through a very simple hallway evokes a little caution. Once we were greeted and seated everything was great. Great menu selection and everyone enjoyed their meals. Wild game pate with apples and walnuts was good but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank iloveCanadaEh
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The four of us stopped in for lunch today. It was our first time at Michaels Back Door, and while not the easiest place to find, it was well worth it. The food was amazing, the decor wonderful and the service excellent. Not a big...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Brian M
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We compliment Michael's Back Door Restaurant on their service. We had the pleasure of interacting with Carlos last night and thoroughly enjoyed his presence throughout our dinner. Food was great - grilled calamari, butternut squash soup, wild game pate were our appetizers. Mains included roasted...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tankat
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

It was our first time at this Restaurant. Coming from Montreal, we showed up for dinner without reservation. We were greeted warmly and was served a glass of wine while waiting. We got a nice table and were constantly looked after by our waiter Anthony...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank NadineA658
Reviewed 27 August 2018

It has been around for years in the same location and has a loyal following. It is nice as a change of pace from the usual restaurant.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank kr3383
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Very nice restaurant...great food, friendly staffs and nice atmosphere. It’s a bit pricey but the food is great. They also have great wines. It was hard to choose a bottle. They have private rooms for family gatherings and other functions. We keep going back, it’s...More

Date of visit: August 2017
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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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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
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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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