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Preston Street

Preston Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 4N2, Canada
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Exciting Little Italy

Experience Italy - this street, located in Ottawa's Little Italy district, features restaurants and... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Ottawa, Canada
Great Place To Visit

My wife and I like to walk down Preston street and pick a pub or restaurant to stop in. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
Kevin B
Ottawa, Canada
via mobile
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The "Little Italy" section of Ottawa including a nice selection of restaurants.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good54%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“little italy” (4 reviews)
“carling” (4 reviews)
“pubs” (3 reviews)
Preston Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 4N2, Canada
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Experience Italy - this street, located in Ottawa's Little Italy district, features restaurants and stores with an Italian flavour. An exciting place to visit - friendly, well designed for both casual and more formal dining encompassing some of Ottawa's best restaurants.

Thank GlennBPhoto
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I like to walk down Preston street and pick a pub or restaurant to stop in. Lots of selection to choose from, especially from an Italian perspective. The street is right in the heart of Little Italy so lots of Italian culture...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

We go to Preston Street a few times a year - to enjoy the pubs and restaurants, most recently EVOO and the Heart and Crown. We also frequently use Preston Street as a route to other parts of the city, including the nearby Somerset Street...More

Thank Golferboy18
Reviewed 18 August 2016

This should be the italian neighborhood At the entrance from Carling you are meet with a "Little Italy" sign hanged over the street. But it is more multicultural street than Italian, you can find here very good turkish and greek restaurants, also a stand up...More

Thank thor2705
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Although just a small area, it really was lovely to walk down and stop and look in some of the shops. Bought biscotti at Simply Biscotti. Have not tried them but they looked very good. The small shop was quite busy the day we were...More

Thank CDillon
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Preston Street is where Ottawa's Little Italy is ... Made a conscious effort to visit Little Italy, got a cab from our hotel by Rideau Center and got dropped off by the huge Little Italy sign / tunnel. We got out of the cab and...More

Thank York130
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Preston Street aka Little Italy is great. There are numerous good/great restaurants. We highly recommend Il Primo and Biscotti (coffee, desserts sandwiches) and recently Roberto's Pizza. Lots of on street parking (free Sunday). You can easily walk to Dow's Lake. Access from 417 westbound via...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Full of great restaurants with a refurbished main street, it's the heart of Little Italy in Ottawa, Canada's capitol city. Especially lively on warm summer evenings where patios are full of locals and visitors alike.

Thank GR44andM
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Preston Street connects Carling Road and Scott Street. All Italian restaurants serving great food/ drinks are on Preston. Not too wide a street but one of those oldest ones in Ottawa. Even locals spend lot of their money in these tasty restaurants. Don't go towards...More

1  Thank Kris A
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

I missed something here....after the huge little Italy sign, I passed nothing and then a Thai, Indian, Greek restaurant for to Pub Italia....hardly can call it Italian..... there was another spot and then nothing....did I start at the wrong end or did I Need a...More

4  Thank Lucy S
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