I've never had a pasta dish that I didn't like here. I'm a HUGE Italian food fan, and I've eaten at pretty much every Italian restaurant in the city. I really like this one, it's got a nice feel inside, good service, and the food is really good. Especially the bread!! Have gone back several times and will go again. :)
Went to this dump for Valentine's Day with my girlfriend last night. It was quite possibly one of the worst meals I have ever had. While the service was acceptable, there was no making up for the God awful food and wine. Started with the house red which tasted watered down. The appetizer was a salad which was on par with a bagged salad from Costco. My main meal arrived and it was stone cold and... more
The best thing about our meal here was the bread. We both had pasta dishes and they were of only so-so. The meals were a little pricey for what we got.
The only reason I go to this place is that I attend quarterly meetings of a group / association in which I participate. They have two rooms that are good for groups: one upstairs and one downstairs.
There are much better places to go if you... more
This place has never let me down. Classy without being snotty. Decent prices for great food. Knowledgeable and extremely friendly staff. This place is perfect for mother's day or a first date.
The best food that I have tasted in ottawa yet. If your an overeducated yuppy who thinks that food has to cost a fortune to taste good, than this is not the place for you