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Vittoria Trattoria

#14 of 2,198 Restaurants in Ottawa
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Byward Market Area
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35 William St | Byward Market, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6Z9, Canada
+1 613-789-8959
Today
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Ottawa, Canada
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210 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Many traditional choices on the menu with great wine selection. Efficient service and warm feeling atmosphere.

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Thank Jacques_Alex
Welland, Canada
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43 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We each tried something different and everyone was blown away. Great pasta dishes, salads and soups. I had the fire roasted pizza and it was perfect. Great place to meet with friends or to have a romantic meal.

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Thank Richard K
Ottawa, Canada
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently went to Vittoria Trattoria for lunch with no I hadn't seen in years. We were treated warmly at the door and seated quickly. Our waiter was polite and knowledgable. We shared the beet salad and one of the specials, a pizza with goat cheese and artichoke hearts. Our waiter prepared to plates with the items already separated into... More 

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Thank Maryanne S
Victoria, Canada
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46 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

As a well travelled rover I have dined in the finest restaurants in Milan, Pisa, Bari, Trieste , Naples and Rome and know good Italian food very well. I wish I could say the same about Ottawa's Vittoria Trattoria but cannot. I and two companions, also well travelled, visited this restaurant one evening in January 2017. The service was very... More 

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3 Thank BCRover
Gijon, Spain
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68 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Elegant place. Having a drink before dinner is a good option. Good food. Delicious pizza. Gentle and professional staff.

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2 Thank InmaVazquez6
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my mother here for her birthday lunch. She loves wood oven pizza. She was so happy! She loved it and so did I! Great pizza and great service.

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Thank Hughena B
San Diego, California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Made a reservation for 5 and went in tonight to celebrate our conference presentation in Ottawa. The hottest put us behind the bar in the hallway to the kitchen. When we requested to be moved to the other part of the restaurant with other tables, they said because it was a group of five they could not do that. Very... More 

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Thank Najan4
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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86 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hit: Great ambience, well located at the Byward Market, excellent and friendly service. The complimentary buns served at the beginning were fresh and were accompanied with olive oil and balsamic vinegar. Good choice of wines. Miss: Don't order the house salad! It was terrible. The mixed baby greens were limp and seemed if they had been stored for days. The... More 

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1 Thank Carmen W
Collingwood, Canada
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was good, but not great!! It is pricey for what you are getting. I had the pasta alla nonna. The pasta was cooked well but the chicken was rubbery. The atmosphere is nice and it is fun to be in the Market. The tiramisu was good but I have had better.

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2 Thank Sandymomof3_12
Ottawa, Canada
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place in the market but venture a few blocks away if you want some good food as opposed to touristey. quite ok but not worth the $ in my opinion. The soup was good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 William St | Byward Market, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6Z9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighborhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-789-8959

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?