Taking a stroll through Ottawa's Little Italy
- Canada Travel Tips
- Tuesday, 16 April 2013 13:08
As Canada's capital city, Ottawa is home to a variety of cultural and historic sites that give visitors a unique perspective on the nation's beginnings and evolution. The city is rich with areas and venues that represent the people who have migrated to Canada - many of which will be especially fun for food lovers.
Those planning a trip to Ottawa should consider putting aside some time to visit the city's Little Italy, located on Preston Street. In the spring, summer and fall, Preston Street comes alive with outdoor music, performances and many more entertaining attractions. Lovers of authentic Italian baked goods and other foods will have too many options to sift through when taking a stroll down this historic street.
Caffe La Grotta, Delightful Taste, Simply Biscotti and the Little Italy Bakery are all located within blocks of one another on Preston Street, as are several other establishments. For Italian cuisine, Leonardo's, Danni Panini, Giovanni's and a variety of other restaurants can also be found on Preston Street.
Parties interested in having a good laugh can find several comedy clubs, including Yuk Yuk's Comedy, on Preston Street in Ottawa.