I love good food – especially wood fired pizza, but the physical space is just as important to me when I choose a place to go and hangout with family and friends.


348 Preston Street – Little Italy
Twitter: @robertopizzeria

I absolutely love the look of Roberto ★ Pizza – it is fresh and hip – breathing new life into Ottawa’s Little Italy. I have no doubt in my mind it will the number one hangout spot, once it opens.

The logo is timeless and the story behind it is beautiful. In an interview with the Ottawa Citizen, owner, Richard Valente explained the five-pointed star represents – the five children of he and his brother, Robert Valente who passed away earlier this year. You can read about his legacy here.