A home cooked Italian meal with a dash of sheer sophistication and class. This is what you can expect when dining at Tosca Ristorante. Whether you’re craving a rich spaghetti bacon carbonara, savory lasagna, or delectable antipasto, Tosca is the fine dining experience that you desire from an elite eatery with the love and care of a warm family home, each morsel of food prepared with the utmost warmth and attention to detail. The warmth and care of family is particularly present and important part of the experience that general manager Fortunato Calabro hopes for you to enjoy, an integral part of Tosca’s inception.
I am not sure why, but I have never quite outgrown my fear of Dalhousie street. When I was fifteen, I used to walk down the street with a limp, cross my eyes and stick my tongue out to avoid confrontations or even eye contact with the charismatic crack vendors. (Two kinds of crack: the crack one buys to smoke and crack one can buy, wash and sell again…if you know what I mean).
Located in the Byward market, down Clarendon lane, roadtrip features a number of brands that are defining Ottawa’s prepster look. The laidback interior houses brands such as Penguin, Ames Brothers, Ben Sherman, Joe’s Jeans and Fred Perry for men. For women, Kensie, Alternative apparel, Lucy Love, Fidelity and Minnetonka just to name a few. Map