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Great Italian food!!

Little Italy is home to the best Italian restaurants in Ottawa as well as some bars and a comedy... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2018
Ottawa, Canada
In the heart of Little Italy

Preston Street is in the heart of Little Italy. There are many small shops and a lot of places to... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2018
Chrudim, Czech Republic
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The "Little Italy" section of Ottawa including a nice selection of restaurants.
Preston Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 4N2, Canada
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All reviews dow's lake il primo great street comedy club nice walk great place to visit evoo dows canal
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

if you want good italian food this is the place to come the coffee shops are worth a visit any time of year

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 18, 2018

Little Italy is home to the best Italian restaurants in Ottawa as well as some bars and a comedy club. The south end is more lively than the northern part. If in the mood for good food or a night out at a bar or...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

Preston Street is in the heart of Little Italy. There are many small shops and a lot of places to eat and drink - my favourite is La Roma restaurant. It is wonderful place to come and relax.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank PavlaPavla
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

There are 2 parking meters situated by this parking lot and I had the unfortunate experience of parking at the one which clearly stated Sundays are Free. Relieved, so we went on to dinner on Sunday, July 29th,2018 at around 6pm. I saw no other...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank glenice L
Reviewed May 18, 2018

Preston is lined with interesting restaurants. A nice walk if you are near Dows Lake. Make you feel like you are in another city.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank YingBernardFrancois
Reviewed April 15, 2018

Unlike Chinatown, this is worth the visit. Preston Street has a ton of restaurants that are top notch. Very close to Dow's lake, ideal spot to go for food after going to the canal or the tulip's festival. Note parking can be a pain.

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Darren5562
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Great street full of restaurants. Try Robertos for great pizza, La Favourita, Il Primo, and EVOO...are all great.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Derflieger767
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Experience Italy - this street, located in Ottawa's Little Italy district, features restaurants and stores with an Italian flavour. An exciting place to visit - friendly, well designed for both casual and more formal dining encompassing some of Ottawa's best restaurants.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank GlennBPhoto
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I like to walk down Preston street and pick a pub or restaurant to stop in. Lots of selection to choose from, especially from an Italian perspective. The street is right in the heart of Little Italy so lots of Italian culture...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank KSBouch
Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

We go to Preston Street a few times a year - to enjoy the pubs and restaurants, most recently EVOO and the Heart and Crown. We also frequently use Preston Street as a route to other parts of the city, including the nearby Somerset Street...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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