Benvenuti in Via Italia!


Explore Windsor’s own ‘Little Italy’ with the help of Nonna’s Shopping List. Sign up for this complimentary pass to access VIP savings, prizes, and Nonna approved selections.

Experience the hospitality of Via Italia, and the variety of unique goods it has to offer. From curated Italian housewares, to fine dining, authentic coffee and mouth watering sweets. Nonna’s Shopping list has it all.

Your next great Italian adventure is just a click away.

Nonna's Shopping List Experience

  • Mobile exclusive
  • Instantly delivered via text and email
  • No apps to download
  • Shop Nonna's list and win prizes!

Step 1 - Get Your Pass

This mobile exclusive passport is a collection of curated attractions, retailers, restaurants and more and offering deals and discounts to redeem during your visit.

Step 2 - Receive Text

Your passport will be instantly delivered to your phone via text and email and is ready to use immediately! There is no app to download. Your pass can be saved to your phone’s home screen for easy one-tap access.

Step 3 - Redeem

When visiting a participating business, simply present your phone to the attendant or staff member to redeem available discounts.

Nonna's List

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Bacchus Ristorante
Bacchus Ristorante, this is not just fine dining, this is fabulous dining! We have made every effort to go from good to great, from the food to the décor!

Nonna's Suggestion: Bacchus Tenderloin
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Borrelli Cellars
Borrelli Cellars is a full service, professional on-premise winery dedicated to providing our customers with the highest quality product, service and skill possible, since 1948.

Nonna's Suggestion: Cabernet Sauvignion - Ultra Select

What's Included

  • Make Any Ultra Wine With Bottles And Save $30
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Elevate Health Boutique
Elevate Health Boutique is a multidisciplinary clinic, we are a family of Massage Therapists, a medical esthetician, and a cosmetic nurse injector. Most recently we welcomed Advanced Foot Care Nurse and Wellness Center to our location. We believe that when you consistently make time to either...
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What's Included

  • 10% Off Any Recovery Or Beauty Package
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Erie Street Clock Tower
The Erie Street Clock Tower is a 33-foot structure designed by engineer Pier Aleo, dedicated to the late Dr. Lazar Jovanovic, a physician and Italian community advocate who practised in the Windsor area for 50 years. Though not of Italian heritage, Dr. Jovanovic studied in Rome and was fluent in...
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Erie Street Sculptures
Created by Stranieri Salvatore (Italia), the sculptures depict famous Italians Leonardo da Vinci and Giuseppe Verdi.
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Europa Imports
Established in 1972, our unique boutique offers an assortment of favours for all your occasions.

Nonna's Suggestion: Espresso Maker
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Gennaro's Cafe
Gennaro's Cafe and Coffee Company holds true to our Italian roots and culture, and values our community of regulars. We make our coffee and gelato in house using top shelf ingredients.

Nonna's Suggestion: Homemade Gelato

What's Included

  • Three Tubs Of Gelato For $50
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Italian Immigration To Windsor/History Of Erie Street
Erie Street, which was named in the mid-19th century by the first Mayor of the Town of Windsor, was not originally the heart of Italian settlement in the Windsor area. Around the turn of the century, most Italians settled in what is now considered the downtown area. It was Windsor Mayor Colonel...
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La Contessa Ristorante
Family owned and operated La Contessa strives to provide a complete dining experience! All of our entrees are individually prepared by Chef Joanna using only the freshest ingredients.

Nonna's Suggestion: Gnocchi in Blush Sauce
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La Stella Supermarket
Grocery store specializing in fresh meats, imported pasta, cheese, olive oil, tomato sauce, local bread, produce, imported coffee, and seasonal specialties.

Nonna's Suggestion: Imported Italian Specialties
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Little Sheep Yarn Boutique
We are passionate about yarn and fibre crafts, so Little Sheep Yarn is a place where yarn and needlework crafters can get together to socialize, learn new skills, and snuggle some amazing yarns.

Nonna's Suggestion: Embroidery Kits

What's Included

  • Get A Stamp For Every $25 You Spend. Collect 10 Stamps, Get 10% Off
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Mancini's Italia Bakery
Mancini's Italia Bakery creates custom fares daily, from scratch and on site. Choose from a variety of Italian breads, cookies, pastries, cakes, or sample traditional Italian cuisine from our Tavola Calda. You may also select from a wide assortment of Italian grocery items. We offer custom...
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Mezzo Ristorante & Lounge
Stop in for a not-to-be-missed dining experience that goes far beyond innovative, award-winning cuisine. A cool blend of an eclectic contemporary atmosphere, extensive wine list, specialty cocktails and live entertainment are the ingredients for one of Windsor's most appealing destinations. Our...
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What's Included

  • 15% Off Take Out Orders
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Nico Taverna
A relaxed Italian restaurant & bar in a cozy, dimly lit space where friendly service and exciting dishes are influenced by both traditional and modern Italian cuisine. Nico is the perfect place for a romantic dinner, business meeting or just a night out with friends for a unique Italian dining...
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St. Angela Merici Church
Built under the guidance of Father Costantino De Santis, St. Angela Merici Church opened its doors to the public on March 17, 1940. The Church is named after St. Angela Merici who, in 1535, founded the Company of St. Ursula, an organization that focuses on female education. The Church was a focal...
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Sweet Revenge Bake Shop
At Sweet Revenge Bake Shop, we specialize in adding modern flair to a classic craft. Beneath each of our eye-catching designs is a cake that tastes simply divine. We specialize in cakes, cupcakes and macarons. Available by order only.

Nonna's Suggestion: Macarons
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The Suit Shop
The Suit Shop Co. Ltd. knows that when it comes to men’s clothing, every detail counts. We understand the importance of good looking and well-fitting, tailored clothing for the lifestyle of the dapper gentleman.

Nonna's Suggestion: Italian Silk Tie
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TOAST
Toast Restaurant is committed to promoting the importance of eating breakfast and creating unforgettable food experiences for customers.

Nonna's Suggestion: Chicken & Waffles
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Via Italia Bike Race
First held on November 2, 1958, the Tour di Via Italia bike race is one of the oldest historical street races in Ontario. The race, is 1.7 km, and normally takes place over Labour Day weekend. Each year, thousands of spectators flock to Erie Street to watch racers from across North America compete at speeds averaging 50km/hour.
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Via Italia Mural
Created by artist David Derkatz (DERKZ), a multidisciplinary artist from Windsor, Ontario who specializes in large exterior murals using spray-paint. The mural’s colour scheme reflects the Italian flag and an aspect of the Italian homeland featuring a village and vineyard. The portraits of the...
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Wizard’s & Bad Witch Bakery
A wickedly delicious bakery with an ever changing menu of cheesecakes, cookies, brownies and ice cream.

Nonna's Suggestion: Cheesecake
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Check-In To Win
Shopping with Nonna, pays off! Check-in to 8 stops, and win Nonna’s Cooking Kit, including a wooden spoon, apron and Nonna approved special recipe from Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island.



The prize will be available at the Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island Main office located...
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What's Included

  • Check-In To Win

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