Welcome to Vaticano.



Vaticano Restaurant is a Yorkville original and home to true Italian cuisine; it is here that renowned Celebrity Chef Felice Vacca brings to life his authentic creations. In his handsome restaurant, Chef Vacca liberally applies the lesson he learned from working the land on his grandparents’ farm in Rome –that is, the power of fresh ingredients. Every dish he creates bears his stamp of passion and taste for fine cuisine and this is why at Vaticano guests are guaranteed the freshness of every ingredient in his culinary creations. Nothing is precooked at this neighbourhood darling, and all of the menu’s options can be prepared according to personal preference. Chef Vacca’s warmth and honesty paired with his succulent meals has made many celebrity friends for him over the years. The walls of Vaticano bear testament of this restaurant’s success with charming photos of visiting international stars who were delighted by Chef Vacca’s true Italian hospitality. Vaticano showcases a separate section with a full bar featuring quality espresso, an excellent selection of wine, and beer on tap. Sporting events can also be enjoyed on the four flat screen televisions. Most importantly, whether in the romantic ambiance of the dining room or on the pretty outdoor patio, service here is uniformly excellent.