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Ottawa's Italian Grocer in the heart of the Byward Market. Gourmet treats for cooking, eating and entertaining. Our products range from artisan olive oils and balsamic vinegars, international cheese and deli meats to rustic premium pasta and sauces. Visit us for great deli sandwiches, espresso and cappuccino.
Established in 1995
Fifth generation food merchants.
We came here for two make-your-own deli sandwiches. I had turkey and my husband had mortadella (we can definitely appreciate a place that has mortadella!) The bread on our sandwiches was very fresh, and the ingredients were great. Great sandwiches, and for $6 each (or $4.65 American,) you cannot beat the price. Much better quality than a Subway sandwich!
As with all good things it comes at a price (not monetary in this case - the place is cheap for what they offer). The ambience is old world bodega with shelves lined with products from a period when wal-mart or costco did not exist.
The price is that the place is small and unless you're eating their bigger for order plates the seats inside are not available to us simple sandwich eaters and... more
Who am I kidding these guys are amazing. Those sandwiches are everything that is right and good in this world.