Traditional Italian Cuisine By the Lake

Port Credit has been home for Aielli for over 35 years and our talented chefs continue to demonstrate their passion and creativity using fresh, simple ingredients. As you pass by our open market kitchen with all the aromas of true Italian cooking, you enter our unique dining area with comfortable seating and intimate spaces. From there, you just sit back and relax as our friendly servers tempt you with daily specials, authentic Italian cuisine wonderful wines. From homemade pastas to succulent seafood, you’ll enjoy a traditional taste of Italy at Aielli.

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About Aielli

Named from a small town in central Italy, Aielli delivers a true taste of old world culture and cuisine. Owned and operated by the Macerola family for over 4 decades, it’s a place to meet, relax and take-in the traditions of family dining the Italian way. The family-friendly atmosphere offers many options for large groups, quiet gatherings or intimate dinners. In the gourmet open market kitchen, recipes that have been passed down for generations are infused with local ingredients and prepared with an authentic Italian flair. And the fantastic flavours of both food and drink are easily matched from our extensive wine list that offers a perfect pairing for any meal.

We invite you to become a part of our family and join us for dinner at Aielli. It’s a great way to get back to the simple pleasures of eating out.

Our Cuisine

We offer a variety of meal selections from authentic Italian cuisine to the latest new-world tastes, and our specials vary daily depending on the availability of fresh fish and exotic game. Whatever you're in the mood for, our chefs are sure to have a creation to satisfy your desires. We also offer a variety of fresh fruits and decadent desserts for those that wish to indulge.

We offer a variety of meal selections from authentic Italian cuisine to the latest new-world tastes. Our specials vary depending on the availability of fresh fish and exotic game. Whatever you're in the mood for, our chefs are sure to have a creation to tempt your tastesbuds.

Our Wines

Our passion for wine has made us experts in selecting and pairing wines with food. For many years we competed in the coveted Wine Spectator Awards Program with thousands of applicants from all over the world. Aielli has proudly received the Award 8 times. We currently offer a wide selection of wines to suit all tastes and budgets.

If you’d like to bring your own wine to Aielli, we’re happy to accommodate. Your server must open the wine, just as if you had purchased the wine from us. The wine must have its manufacturer's seal intact when presented to your server for uncorking. A $25 fee applies to all wines uncorked. We are happy to reseal unfinished bottles of wine for safe transport.

Special Functions

If you want to book a special theme dinner, family gathering or corporate function, we’re happy to accommodate. You can book a private room or the whole restaurant depending on your needs. Audio/visual equipment can be rented and set up for a nominal fee – just call and ask how we can help. Parties larger than 18 people are subject to set menu packages.


Mondays to Thursdays:
A minimum fee of $850 or 15 persons

Fridays & Saturdays:
A minimum fee of $2500 or 35 persons

A minimum fee of $700 or 15 persons, with a special 10% discount for parties larger than 60 persons


Enoteca can accommodate up to 45 people in the same comfort and style as our main dining area. Designed to be divided from the main dining room, Our Enoteca is the perfect spot for private functions or business meetings. With a separate bar, state-of-the-art audio/visual equipment and complimentary WiFi internet, this room offers all the modern conveniences in a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere.

The Secret Cellar

Aielli is proud to welcome you into our private wine room. More than just a cellar, this state-of-the-art facility not only stores over 10,000 bottles, but is also designed to accommodate small private gatherings. From wine tastings to intimate functions, this room is fully service by our staff and kitchen, and makes a unique setting for any occasion. Ask us for a tour on your next visit.

Lunch functions must finish by 4:30 PM unless special arrangements are made. A non-refundable deposit of $250 is required along with a completed reservation agreement which can be downloaded here. Please contact us for more information on services and availability.

Sunday is a day to spend with family and we invite you to spend it with us. Our special menu on Sundays allows you to experience a traditional Italian meal with your family. You can order large platters of antipasto, chicken, seafood, pastas and more, so everyone can enjoy a little taste of Italy.


286 Lakeshore Road east

Port Credit