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Ottavio Italian Bakery

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2272 Oak Bay Ave, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
+1 250-592-4080
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (20 reviews)
“gelato” (29 reviews)
“panini” (11 reviews)
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Italian, Cafe
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2272 Oak Bay Ave, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great spot for a coffee and pastry. Their croissants are decent and they have a selection of other pastries as well. Their coffee is consistently decent. They make great sandwiches and soup of you want a lunch time meal. I also go...More

Thank Keith H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped at Oak Bay while on city Bus tour. Found by accident. Great antipasto plate with delicious cheese and salami. Nice outside seating

Thank yogi6947
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I stopped here with my family to get "sandwiches and coffee", not knowing what was inside. Once we saw the incredible selection of cheeses, meats, breads and antipasto, we immediately switched up our game plan to build ourselves a picnic basket. The selection of regional...More

Thank DiegoCandela
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Authentic Italian cuisine! Cozy setting for small family group and individual! Love their coffee and'gelato.......wonderful salad and panini for a hot summer day!

Thank 800PlusMore
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Stopped for sandwiches which were outstanding with high quality ingredients.Friendly service.Returned to buy salami,cheese and Italian bread.

Thank alex2013998
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Drove by this bakery and deli and decided to stop in OMG the lemon current scones were fantastic and the cinnamon brioche was a great new bakery item I had never tried. Took some cookies, cheese and meat for the ferry all were fantastic and...More

Thank Ltiggertaz
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Love this store, something for everyone. Walking distance from my house!! Lovely spot to sit in the sun.

Thank Dianne A
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Place was just packed with people buying breads, cheeses and desserts . Some buying coffee and pastries to enjoy in the crowded store or for the more intrepid to sit outside on the patio in spite of the 10 degree C weather. Very busy for...More

1  Thank overlookBc
Reviewed 30 January 2017

i hadn't been here in years. patterns change. i used to bring my young grandson here. so happy to stop back in with this visit to town. had a wonderful walk along cattle point first. stopped in here and bought a delicious cheddar, very tasty...More

Thank jarmwr40
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Wonderful place in beautiful Oak Bay! It is both cafe and delicatessen store, where apart from fantastic home made ice cream you can find a wide range of interesting cheese, olive oil from Crete, teas, pasta, cold cuts and great fresh bread! For your morning...More

Thank perfumehunter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2272 Oak Bay Ave, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-592-4080
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