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211 McArthur Ave, Ottawa, Ontario K1L 6P6, Canada
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Ottawa, Canada
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went here on a recommendation, and to be fair we should of had the pizza! I ordered the seafood linguine (it's always a personal favourite), but the scallops were mush and it had a very strong FISHY taste. I've had this pasta many times before and I never got that strong fishy taste before where it over powered everything... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Every time we have eaten at La Favourita we have never been disappointed with their fine Pizzas. We always order Their THIN crusted all dressed Pizzas, their delicious, the BEST. Try their Pizzas, you'll love them.

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Kemptville, Canada
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I've been here with friends 3 times over the last few years and their wood fired pizza oven makes for some great pizza.

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Ottawa, Canada
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

This place is known for their pizza, but I was there to try pasta, so can't comment. My pasta was average...my calamari appetizer was disappointing. The calamari was in thick rings, chewy, and the batter was heavy with no flavour. I suppose that it was frozen? Lesson learned? Not every Italian restaurant in Little Italy does it right.

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Drove into Little Italy looking for a great Italian restaurant and came across La Favourita. We sat outside as there was a big Italian family party going on a inside. It took a while for service to get to us from giving us bread ( no oil given) only butter in silly pots. Had to wait another 25 mins for... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

This restaurant is back on preston st. Good authentic Italian food and great pizza. Service also very good.

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Thank Mark C
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

I went here last monthon a business meal and the place and staff are very welcoming. The food was very good had the lasagne :) the keema nan wow have to say best I have ever had. The place was done up very nicely. Was surprised that they open till 4am in the morning Every one from the group enjoyed... More 

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Kanata
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2013

Just returned from an amazing birthday meal. 2 adults, 2 teens, everyone loved their meals. Pizza, calzone and canalloni were amazing. Great wine, espresso and especially the service. Will return for sure. reminded me of quaint and yummy restaurants in Tuscany, highly recommend

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Reviewed 21 April 2009

Very good pizza and they deliver!

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Italian, Pizza, Seafood
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  • Address: 211 McArthur Ave, Ottawa, Ontario K1L 6P6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?