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La Favorita

) #246 of 2,247 Restaurants in Ottawa ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
356 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 4M7, Canada
+1 613-366-2266
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible6%
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“calzone” (9 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
356 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 4M7, Canada
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Reviews (173)
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Reviewed yesterday

Tripped up to the nations capital for the weekend and went with the host to this perfectly positioned restaurant in the Little Italy section of town. I chose a Peroni from the sizeable beverage list. A great menu with lots of options. I was in...More

Thank George A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere is warm and inviting....good for couples or families. The food is varied from appetizers to main course and they did accommodate diners with food sensitivities. The service was great. We were a party of 8 and everyone loved their food. There's a good...More

Thank Roni1166
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the lobster and snap pea fettuccini.. sauce was very bland. Noodles stuck together. Snap peas were not prepared properly - overcooked and stringy (couldn't even chew them). Lobster was very mushy.. overall very disappointing.

Thank Krissy B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the meals - wasn't sure was to expect but it was very good. The wood oven makes the pizza excellent. The restaurant is good for a party. It has 2 floors.

Thank Lucy T
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Went with two friends during the week. We were there for 6 pm and at that time the restaurant was pretty much empty. We were seated in the middle of the restaurant, not far from the bar with a view to the kitchen. My friend...More

Thank Judygrace44
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Drove up from Montreal. Dining Capital of the Country to visit friends. Picked LA FAVORITA restaurant at random. Nice place but should have known when we arrived there was going to be a problem. The maître d had attitude. Offered us a choice of 2...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We had eaten at La Favorita a few months ago, so when family came to town we thought we'd give it another try. It was not a happy choice. We made our dinner selections, and two of us ordered from the specials list. At 6...More

Thank Eric D
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We purchased a Groupon for this place and we were very pleased and surprised by the quality of food the amount of food the atmosphere and the service. It's a very romantic style restaurant and we had great service from Mike. Even though we purchased...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

The place is nice, but the food is overrated and overpriced. Had pizza and pasta there on a couple occasions and it was just average.

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Great food, fantastic atmosphere, pleasant staff. The interior is very classy and romantic and their patio has grape vines creating a canopy over it.Their specials are always yummy and change often. The prices are a little high, but they've always got Groupons which makes it...More

Thank Meaghan P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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