Little Italy has served as the first home for Ottawa’s Italian population in the past, present and future. The area is famous for producing interesting personalities and leading figures in the Ottawa community. Descendants of Irish, French and now the Asian community can also call the area home.
Preston Street is known as Corso Italia – the heart of Ottawa’s Little Italy. The area is famous for its Italian heritage and events. Ottawa’s best food is prepared in restaurants noted for top quality service and cuisine. The majority of the businesses are family operated with “an owner in the store” approach to customer service.
Noted for its eclectic clientele you will find that politicians, hockey players and movie stars frequent Preston Street while in Canada’s Capital City! It is noted for having one of the highest rate of return clientele by Ottawa patrons in the National Capital Region.