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Best Italian Restaurants in Orléans

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A photo of Cantina Gia restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(894)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • The Glebe
Booked 41 times today
Based in the charming Glebe section of Ottawa, Cantina Gia stands out as one of the best Italian spots in the city. Its reputation as a quintessential Italian restaurant is well-deserved, as illustrated by contesting reviews that praise everything from its ambiance to the quality service. The food at Cantina Gia never falls short of fantastic, with the pasta dish being a favorite amongst customers declaring it as "top-notch". Whether it's a casual lunch with business associates or a romantic dinner, the restaurant's authentic Italian cuisine is praised by fans of all age groups. Their dishes reflect the heartiness of traditional Italian cuisine, providing customers with a true Italian experience. The vibrant atmosphere, excellent wine selection, and delicious food make Cantina Gia a highly recommended restaurant.
A photo of North and Navy restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1741)
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • Ottawa
Booked 21 times today
North and Navy in Ottawa is highly appreciated for its unique Italian cuisine. Customers commend the restaurant's emphasis on northern Italian dishes, crafted with North American ingredients. The food receives many accolades for its authenticity - the flavours and presentation take customers back to the streets of Lago di Garda and Venice. Many have quoted that the food makes them feel like a grandma is at home, cooking her traditional recipes. Reviewers also applaud the excellent service, delectable cocktails, and the delightful dining experience. Signature dishes, such as the scallop crudo, pasta, risotto, and steak, are heartily recommended. North and Navy is highly suggested for a memorable and authentic Italian dining experience.
A photo of Retro Gusto restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(422)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Little Italy
Booked 24 times today
Retro Gusto is a popular choice for Italian cuisine in Ottawa, renowned for its authenticity and quality. Numerous reviews sing praises for its "real Italian pizza with high quality toppings", "simple, uncomplicated Italian flavours", and the "amazing and tasty Italian food". Attention to detail is evident in both the food and service, with patrons frequently commenting on the excellent and knowledgeable service. Particularly highlighted is the restaurant's atmosphere, described as a "funky retro" and "cool Italian" vibe, which adds a unique edge to the dining experience. Not only are the classic Italian dishes beloved, but the inventive offerings such as the 'Nduja pizza and Mortadella Fritta have drawn commendations for their blend of classic and inventive elements. The consistent positive feedback makes Retro Gusto a must-visit location for quality and authentic Italian food in Ottawa.
A photo of Giovanni's Ristorante restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(449)
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • Ottawa
Booked 17 times today
Giovanni's Ristorante has been consistently identified as an exceptional venue for authentic Italian cuisine. Patrons laud the restaurant for its high-quality food, impeccable service, and vibrant ambiance. The restaurant is known for its dedication to authenticity, with ingredients like fresh buffalo cheese flown in from Italy. Descriptions of dishes such as veal in a peppercorn cognac cream sauce and classic Italian desserts like tiramisu and cannoli highlight the restaurant's culinary prowess. Many reviews mention the excellent service provided by the restaurant staff, enhancing the dining experience. The restaurant's ambiance is described as elegant and comfortable, making it a perfect choice for both special occasions and casual dining.
A photo of La Lasagneria restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(5)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Vanier
Welcome to La Lasagneria, your cozy Italian hotspot at 224 Beechwood Avenue in Ottawa! Dive into our snug space and enjoy our signature lasagne al forno—classic beef or roasted eggplant, both bursting with flavor. Enjoy our food with our house wines or a craft Negroni. It's comfort food with a hip twist. Come on by and taste Italy, redefined.
A photo of DreamLand Cafe restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(436)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Little Italy
Booked 24 times today
DreamLand Cafe, located in Ottawa, receives high praise for its authentic Italian cuisine. Numerous reviews highlight the sublime pasta dishes and the quality of the food, with one customer even stating that it impressed their Italian relatives. Many attest to the excellent service and wonderful ambience this gem of a place offers. Reviewers also praise the restaurant for its fun atmosphere, flavorful vegan options, and amazing cocktails. One review explicitly mentioned the carbonara, mushroom truffle mac, and the "Shrimply the best" pasta to be "absolutely delicious." The DreamLand Cafe evidently delivers an exceptional Italian dining experience, leading customers to highly recommend it and vow to return.
A photo of Tosca Ristorante - Ottawa restaurant
4.4
Awesome(1038)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Ottawa
Booked 10 times today
Tosca Ristorante in Ottawa is cherished by many for its high-quality Italian cuisine. Patrons rave about the outstanding service and express favoritism for the restaurant citing "the portions are perfect!!". Described as "terrific Italian cuisine", the restaurant's dishes such as bruschettas, Carbonara pasta, and tiramisu are celebrated by the clientele. Emphasis is placed on the quality of traditional Italian dishes, including veal dishes, and it is also praised for its perfect Chicken Parm out of all. Tosca Ristorante's ability to present an immersive Italian dining experience is recognized, with customers commending the ambiance and professional service, calling it "the place to be when you are looking for an exquisite Italian place to dine." Their recommendation? "We are regulars who enjoy the special attention."
A photo of Prova | Bar & Kitchen restaurant
4.1
Excellent(14)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Hintonburg
Booked 5 times today
Prova | Bar & Kitchen is a top-tier Italian restaurant nestled in downtown Ottawa, specifically within the lobby of the Delta Hotel. It has attained a reputation for its excellent Italian cuisine; patrons frequently praise the outstanding food, particularly the Tuna crudo, pappardelle and molten chocolate cake. The vibrant atmosphere adds to the overall appeal, making it a highly recommended location for lunch. One reviewer even hailed Prova as "the best kept secret in downtown Ottawa," emphasizing the high level of satisfaction that customers consistently express after their dining experience.
A photo of La Roma Restaurant restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(572)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Ottawa
Booked 7 times today
Located in the bustling city of Ottawa, La Roma Restaurant consistently impresses patrons with its authentic Italian cuisine. Offering an experience that feels like "coming home to enjoy a good meal", it has won over the hearts and taste buds of diners who swear by their "best Italian meal" on Preston. The restaurant's staff receive high praises for their unfailing friendliness and attentiveness, with the owners Maria and Frankie, and the chefs Ian and Ilya being specifically mentioned for their contributions to the memorable dining experience. Their Ricotta and Spinach Stuffed Fazzoletti has also been highlighted as a delicious choice. Despite minor commentary on noise levels, customers look forward to returning to La Roma Restaurant for the high-quality Italian food, great cocktails, wine selection, and overall superb dining atmosphere. It's no surprise that La Roma is often referred to as the "best place for great Italian food" in Ottawa.
A photo of Enoteca Monza Pizzeria Moderna - Gatineau restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(93)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Gatineau
Booked 9 times today
The wine has a unique and mystical quality: unlike most other drinks, it gets better as it gets older. No one can elaborate exactly what the end results will be – the wine is constantly evolving. So there is a bottled surprise to discover. Monza has been a household name for over 10 years with its wine bar. The wines on sale are from all over the world. Whether it’s a bottle of wine or champagne, local or international labels, quality and affordability are always on the menu.
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