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Best Italian Restaurants in Westboro

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A photo of Joe's Italian Kitchen - Wellington restaurant
4.5
Awesome(8)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Westboro
Booked 10 times today
Weaving old world traditions with new world creativity. Our goal is to bring you a diverse menu that not only preserves, but elevates hearty dishes that showcase the essence of Italian cuisine.
A photo of Cantina Gia restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(894)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • The Glebe
Booked 46 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 Fratelli - Westboro restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(900)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Ottawa
Booked 31 times today
Fratelli - Westboro, located in a neighborhood-friendly location, has built a prestigious reputation for its authentic Italian cuisine. With consistently exceptional service and food, it's a favorite amongst many locals. According to numerous reviews, the restaurant offers a warm atmosphere, efficient and friendly service, and a variety of delicious Italian dishes filled with balanced flavors. Customers particularly praised their pasta Primavera and Pappardelle Sila. The restaurant is known for its attention to dietary needs, with several reviews mentioning delectable gluten-free options. As a popular eatery in Westboro, Fratelli offers its customers the opportunity to enjoy delicious traditional Italian food within a cozy environment.
A photo of Retro Gusto restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(422)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Little Italy
Booked 22 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 North and Navy restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(1741)
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • Ottawa
Booked 22 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 DreamLand Cafe restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(436)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Little Italy
Booked 27 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 Giovanni's Ristorante restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(449)
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • Ottawa
Booked 18 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 Anthony's Pizza restaurant
4.5
Awesome(151)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Westboro
Booked 9 times today
Anthony's Pizza, located in Ottawa, is renowned for its outstanding Pizzeria cuisine. Patrons regularly praise the restaurant for its exceptional service, delectable food, and overall dining experience. The wood-fired pizza and pasta are reported to be some of the best in Ottawa, with the pizza often hailed as "the best crust ever". Customers commend the place for its flavourful pizza with a great variety of toppings, delivering an authentic Italian experience. In addition to its delicious food, Anthony's Pizza is also loved for its exceptional service and unique ambiance, ensuring the restaurant delivers not just great food, but also a memorable experience for every visitor. The only minor concern mentioned was the loud music, but the overall consensus is of a must-visit restaurant for pizza lovers.
A photo of Tosca Ristorante - Ottawa restaurant
4.4
Awesome(1038)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Ottawa
Booked 9 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 La Roma Restaurant restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(572)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Ottawa
Booked 5 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.
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