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La Favourita

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211 McArthur Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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Kemptville, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

I've been here with friends 3 times over the last few years and their wood fired pizza oven makes for some great pizza.

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Ottawa, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

This place is known for their pizza, but I was there to try pasta, so can't comment. My pasta was average...my calamari appetizer was disappointing. The calamari was in thick rings, chewy, and the batter was heavy with no flavour. I suppose that it was frozen? Lesson learned? Not every Italian restaurant in Little Italy does it right.

Thank CanuckV
Surrey, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Drove into Little Italy looking for a great Italian restaurant and came across La Favourita. We sat outside as there was a big Italian family party going on a inside. It took a while for service to get to us from giving us bread ( no oil given) only butter in silly pots. Had to wait another 25 mins for... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

This restaurant is back on preston st. Good authentic Italian food and great pizza. Service also very good.

Thank Mark C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

I went here last monthon a business meal and the place and staff are very welcoming. The food was very good had the lasagne :) the keema nan wow have to say best I have ever had. The place was done up very nicely. Was surprised that they open till 4am in the morning Every one from the group enjoyed... More 

Thank Salehdon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2013

Just returned from an amazing birthday meal. 2 adults, 2 teens, everyone loved their meals. Pizza, calzone and canalloni were amazing. Great wine, espresso and especially the service. Will return for sure. reminded me of quaint and yummy restaurants in Tuscany, highly recommend

Thank Kerry L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2009

Very good pizza and they deliver!

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 McArthur Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa

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