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Ottavio Italian Bakery

2272 Oak Bay Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8R 1G7, Canada
+1 250-592-4080
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (25 reviews)
“gelato” (32 reviews)
“panini” (9 reviews)
Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2272 Oak Bay Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8R 1G7, Canada
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Reviewed 6 April 2018

This is by far the best selection in Victoria. I love coming here, It always reminds me of Europe. really nice patio when the sun is shining. Good coffees too.

Thank joanie987654321
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

You can’t go wrong with anything here! Freshly prepared salad, pasta & panini grilled sandwiches daily. Bakery ensures fresh gourmet breads, pastries, scones, galettes, etc. Cheeses galore and charcuterie galore, plus awesome homemade gelato, cookies and tarts. And did I say awesome Illy coffee? Don’t...More

Thank fancyfoodie
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Called Ottavio's a couple of days ago from Ontario out of the blue....I challenged Ottavio's to help my wife and I surprise he mom on her 80th+ birthday...as she has a standing Friday pickup of their amazing bread. Everyone I spoke with at Ottavio's was...More

Thank admiralsquay
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Cheeses including local, charcuteries, good breads, Italian influenced (obviously) delicious desserts, balsamics as gifts, as well as an outdoor terrace to enjoy you coffees and gelatos in good weather. High quality products all around with very good and knowledgeable service! Bravo for Oak Bay residents...More

Thank MidoriTraveller
Reviewed 12 November 2017

This small Bakery, Restaurant and Deli is a treat to visit and very pleasant to spend an hour enjoying the great foods that are prepared. The staff is very friendly and the service was quite prompt considering the place was buzzing. My salad and cappuccino...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The panini we had for lunch was really good and there were so many options for dessert with their baking and gelato. Will have to go back so we can try more!

Thank dreamweaver02
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great spot for a coffee and pastry. Their croissants are decent and they have a selection of other pastries as well. Their coffee is consistently decent. They make great sandwiches and soup of you want a lunch time meal. I also go...More

Thank Keith H
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped at Oak Bay while on city Bus tour. Found by accident. Great antipasto plate with delicious cheese and salami. Nice outside seating

Thank yogi6947
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I stopped here with my family to get "sandwiches and coffee", not knowing what was inside. Once we saw the incredible selection of cheeses, meats, breads and antipasto, we immediately switched up our game plan to build ourselves a picnic basket. The selection of regional...More

1  Thank DiegoCandela
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Authentic Italian cuisine! Cozy setting for small family group and individual! Love their coffee and'gelato.......wonderful salad and panini for a hot summer day!

Thank 800PlusMore
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2272 Oak Bay Ave, Victoria, British Columbia V8R 1G7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-592-4080
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