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La Bottega

#12 of 2,185 Restaurants in Ottawa
Certificate of Excellence
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64 George St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5V9, Canada
+1 613-789-7575
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Today
09:00 - 18:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon - Wed 09:00 - 18:00
Thu - Fri 09:00 - 20:00
Sat 09:00 - 18:00
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Amazing Italian store! You can find what it is interesting and delicious. Also sandwiches are amazing ! You should eat before leave from the store.

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Thank Edibe Başak Ö
Montreal, Canada
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566 reviews
380 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I wanted to pick up something up near the Shaw center to eat on my train ride home. This place is great, it had tons of choices. I had delicious homemade sandwich with the works and pesto pasta for just over 10 bucks.

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Thank Nicq
Ottawa, Canada
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104 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I stop in here when I am at the Rideau Centre, to buy homemade fettuccini or linguini that I can cook at home. They also sell delicious tiny gnocchi which is prepackaged and I also cook at home. Any time I stop in here, it is always very busy. Even with lots of customers, the cashiers are very quick and... More 

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Thank Beach4ever4me
New York City, New York
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a true wonderland. Every amazing item in the store is thoughtfully displayed and the selections are outstanding!! I could shop here forever and never go anywhere else, except I don't live in Ottawa. The fish tin selection is impressive.

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Thank Donna M
Savannah, Georgia
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134 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Dashed in here for a quick bite while at a conference at U of Ottawa - great choice! Had the soup of the day (chorizo & black beans) plus a little glass of wine. Fantastic flavors and really really kind, friendly staff. There might be a wait but folks don't seem to sit forever - and it's worth it!

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Thank R M
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35 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

I lived in Ottawa for 5 years and bought a sandwich here at least once a week. They are very affordable, at around 5 $ each and they are always loaded with fresh Italian meats and cheese with delicious toppings. Get the spicy eggplant!! Why go to subway when you can upgrade your experience for less at this place! I... More 

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Thank S D
Ottawa, Canada
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62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

My go to store in the market for all things Italian plus a delicious lunch. Small cafe in back of store with homemade salads, soups, pizza, pasta, hot sandwiches and famous Tiramisu. Have a glass of wine or an Italian beer. Their sandwiches to go are delicious and coffee unbeatable. Fresh pastas, selection of olive oils, balsamic vinager, amazing cheeses... More 

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Thank Peggy C
Cambridge, Canada
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

My wife and I booked a weekend getaway in the Byward Market area. Me, being a big foodie and always trying to find a place to dine wherever we travel came across La Bottego online. It read like my beloved Vincenzo's here in the Waterloo area. It met up to my expectations and more!! The atmosphere alone is something to... More 

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Thank Reebs731
Frome, United Kingdom
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221 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

A quality delicatessan with amazing choice of goods and food. There is a counter with made to order sandwiches where you have to decide which type of bread, contents, etc....just overwhelming choice. Well worth a visit

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Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing Pastrami sandwich. Such simple ingredients, but soooooo delicious. I'm going back today again before I leave Ottawa! Yummmm

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Monday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 18:00
Thursday
09:00 - 20:00
Friday
09:00 - 20:00
Saturday
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 George St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5V9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-789-7575

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