September 28, 2022

Verace Italian Restaurant wins Talk of the Town Award for Best Seafood.

The results are in, and we have our winner: most voters selected Verace Italian Restaurant as the best place in Oakville to satisfy a seafood craving! Keep reading to learn more.  

Verace Restaurant: Interior (Source:

Located in downtown Oakville at 312 Lakeshore Rd E, L6J 1J2, (map), this place is right in the heart of Oakville’s social life. It is accessible and has plenty of things to see and do nearby. This spot is great for a date night, family night, or business dinner. Additionally, Verace Restaurant offers to host private events and parties.

The Best Dishes

Their menu offers a variety of dishes to suit many tastes, including authentic Neapolitan pizzas prepared in a traditional wood-burning oven.

Too many options? Not sure which dish to try first? Let us help you.

Our voters recommended these dishes:  

  • Grilled seafood platter – grilled octopus, calamari, and daily fish fillet served with grilled vegetables.
  • Calamari fritti – an incredible calamari appetizer made with semolina and served with garlic aioli.
  • Zuppa di cozze – delicious mussels dish prepared in light tomato sauce and garlic.
  • Tagliatelle alla Pescatora – homemade tagliatelle in a san marzano tomato sauce with mussels, clams, squid and shrimp.

Ready to visit? You can make reservations by calling the restaurant or booking online. Look for more details here

Ordering for take-out and delivery via Ubereats is also available online.

Other Top Places to Enjoy Seafood in Oakville

The runner-up was Mermaid and the Oyster restaurant located at Kerr Village. With over 20 years of seafood serving experience, they offer some iconic east coast kinds of seafood like their generously loaded lobster rolls. See the menu here.

Cove Restaurant, located in Bronte Village, was another highly recommended spot to grab some great seafood. Already a Talk of the Town Best Patio, Cove does not only offer excellent seafood dishes, but it also boasts views of the lake. See their menu here.

Talk of the Town Best Seafood Top 5:

  1. Verace Italian Restaurant
  2. Mermaid and the Oyster
  3. Cove Restaurant
  4. Noble Bistro
  5. Bronte Fish and chips

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