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Tosca Ristorante

144 O'Connor St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 2G7, Canada
+1 613-565-3933
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (33 reviews)
“manicotti” (5 reviews)
“tiramisu” (5 reviews)
Open Now
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
144 O'Connor St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 2G7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 223 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Our waiter is personable, friendly, efficient and not pushy. He sees and understands the subtle cues of the diners. The restaurant is very "Italian" and although very full the acoustics are such that it did not feel noisy. The menu has much to offer and...More

Thank Caz P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I diner here a week ago with my cousin for her birthday. This is our second time dining here. Both times the service was great. Our waiter this time was joking with us an always checked on how our food was. We ordered 3 apps...More

Thank kristenbenjamin1542
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I will not recommend this restaurant. Food was below the standard I would expect for an Italian restaurant of this statue in Ottawa.Service was slow and food not good. Wine list was good. I understand it was busy but no excuse for the quality of...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 2 October 2018

A short walk from the hotel. Seated at a nice window table and the service was great. The wine list was excellent and our choice complimented our dinner. The food was very tasty and served hot. The waitress was new and a little nervous but...More

Thank Gail R
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Excellent dinner. Gluten free pasta was delicious. Comfortable seating, quaint environment. Staff was so pleasant and helpful.

Thank Carol O
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Our server Brad was great! The food was good except we ordered a Caprese salad and the tomato was pale pink and should not have been served. I have worked in restaurant industry and they would never have allowed such poor vegetables to be served....More

Thank Karen I
Reviewed 24 September 2018

When I travel, I enjoy the option of Italian. This was a lunch visit while in Ottawa for business. I look forward to coming back to this restaurant again. Great service too.

Thank NBTraveller68
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Tosca Ristorante is located twenty-minutes away from Parliament. The restaurant looks like an elegant coffee shop at most. Service was polite and prices moderate. We sampled: Minestrone soup, which was served hot, but was not different from any canned Italian soup; Manicoti, which is pasta...More

Thank TamiSmith
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Went on a friday evening, waiter treated us as if he wanted us gone, Sprite and cola tasted like water and pasta bolognese was tasteless. First time we were in and out a restaurant in under a half an hour.

1  Thank IlseDS
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

We had visited the restaurant in July and had a great time. This time we wanted to go back for more excellent food and service. Our server Zou was a great host again. He found us a table by the wall wine rack and even...More

Thank Doug P
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20 July 2016|
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Response from 2001New | Reviewed this property |
I am sure like other have responded that they can provide various size of plates that include noddles/spaghetti in a bowl or plate, or fettuccini - a great place overall, enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144 O'Connor St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 2G7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-565-3933
  • E-mail
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