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La Favorita

356 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 4M7, Canada
+1 613-366-2266
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible6%
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“carne” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
356 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 4M7, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been two times and will NEVER go back. The first time my boyfriend and I went we had an okay time based on the atmosphere (a little dated) and the food (decent "Italian food" for a reasonable price). However - the server we had...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017

Ate dinner here last night with another couple for our first time. I would go back. Restaurant has a nice ambiance, tables aren’t too close together and service was good. Food was good too and reasonably priced. Good variety of dishes and I believe everything...More

Thank Thon
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Visited La Favorita during my visit to Little Italy. The restaurant is not too big and is cozy. Server attended to us promptly and courteously, always coming back to check if we need anything. Ordered a Al Salmone Pizza. Serving was generous and pizza was...More

Thank LaksmiCahyady
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We recently celebrated a family milestone at La Favorita. Nick, the owner, met with me and discussed a wide assortment of menu choices and with various price points, prior to reserving a special room at the restaurant. I appreciated the great variety of options, including...More

Thank angelonf2017
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Celebrated an anniversary with my wife - atmosphere was great. It was nice seeing the owner make his way around the restaurant to check on his guests. The seafood combination plate was excellent.

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

What could I possibly add in my review that was not already mentioned before? The service, the decor, the ambiance, all deserve five star rating. My only issue is the food: my stomach is unable to eat five servings and it saddens me ;) All...More

Thank sleeplessmaster
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Owner was in house and loudly displined waitress in dining room within staff and patrons hearing loudly - not politely. First turn off. Cost of lunch with coupon $75. We had 1/2 litre wine, zuchinni app, 2 entrees. No dessert or coffee. I cannot rave...More

Thank Anne P
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our lunch here. Portions are really big compared to most Italian restaurants and service was great. They have lunch specials, and it was gnocchi...which was amazing. Highly recommend going, this place brings back childhood memories when I used to go with my...More

Thank Jacob G
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We went on a Tuesday night so it was quiet. The place looks great, looks small but can actually seat quite a few. The sercice and food were amazing. We had the Carne and Pollo pizzas which were delicious!

Thank Valérie G
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We were a group of four and all took different plates. We had the seafood pizza, calzones, veal parmesan and chicken parmesan with zucchinis as appetizer. The food was good but the salad was not fresh and there was too much dressing, next time I...More

Thank Mouette101
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 356 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 4M7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-366-2266
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