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Atelier - Ottawa
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Contemporary Canadian | Downtown
Fauna
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Canadian | Downtown
MēNa
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French | Downtown
Eldon's
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Farm-to-table | The Glebe
Belmont
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Tapas / Small Plates | Downtown
Crust & Crate - Lansdowne
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Pizza Bar | Downtown
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The Elmdale Oyster House & Tavern1. The Elmdale Oyster House & Tavern
76 reviews
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Seafood | Downtown, Ottawa

A great spot to gather with friends and on a Friday night, their steak special is always welcome. Great atmosphere and the oysters are always awesome...but, on this night, the service was completely inattentive and lacking. Food and drinks were forgotten, she could not be found...overall, disappointing and honestly, not the norm. Hope this does not become a trend because its a great place. More

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Le Baccara - Casino du Lac Leamy2. Le Baccara - Casino du Lac Leamy
383 reviews
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French | Gatineau, Gatineau

Rien ne peut égaler le service impeccable de ce restaurant! Les plats étaient exquis! More

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MēNa3. MēNa
40 reviews
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French | Downtown, Ottawa

Rich food! 7 course was a lot of food. You will leave full with a 5 course. They give you a goodie bag at the end but the bag is nicer than the goodies, amazing idea but for a restaurant like this need to match the quality. More

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DiVino Wine Studio4. DiVino Wine Studio
205 reviews
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Italian | Downtown, Ottawa

Absolutely phenominal experience. I say experience because at DiVino you're doing more than just eating. You're experiencing the family-like atmosphere, the extensive wine list, the outstanding food, and the courteous staff; all while watching the chefs cook the meals. The staff is knowledgable in the wines which is what I went for. I knew nothing about wine and actually learned a lot as well as opening up my tastebuds to new things. Definitely a great place for wine lovers and newbies alike. I can honestly say this was my best dining experience of my life, so far. I'll be back over and over! More

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Belmont5. Belmont
56 reviews
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Tapas / Small Plates | Downtown, Ottawa

A dynamic and succinct menu that never disappoints coupled with exceptional cocktails makes this place one of our regular haunts. More

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Crust & Crate - OgilvieCrust & Crate - Ogilvie
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Pizza Bar | Gloucester, Ottawa

Located in Gloucester on Ogilvie Rd, Crust and Crate is an artisan fast fired pizza pub with gastropub fare, local craft beer and craft cocktails in a chic industrial space.

Fill up on a seasonal selection of pizzas, burgers, pastas or meal size salads. In the mood for something lighter? We have shared plates featuring tacos, nachos, lettuce wraps and pork wings. More

East Side Mario's - BarrhavenEast Side Mario's - Barrhaven
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Italian | Kanata, Ottawa

Welcome to East Side Mario’s! We opened East Side Mario’s in 1987 to bring a little taste of Italy to our guests. Our goal was to bring you the hospitality and passion for great food that Italians are known for around the world – and have a little fun doing it. We’ve evolved over the years, but always with a focus on giving you delicious Italian meals at great value. Good times and great Italian meals…that’s East Side Mario’s.More

Il VicoloIl Vicolo
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Pizzeria | ByWard Market, Ottawa

We’re an outdoor pizzeria where only the freshest ingredients are used. (Indoor seating all year round as well!)

Centrally located in Ottawa, Il Vicolo offers a one-of-a-kind outdoor pizzeria dining experience. We strive to be open, fresh and authentic. Our open outdoor pizzeria offers great views of the wood burning ovens where culinary masterpieces are created. Our chefs choose local ingredients to ensure the best taste and quality, which means you get the freshest ingredients possible. All of our meals are prepared in the traditional way, providing you with an authentic Italian pizzeria dining experience.More

Roast N CurriesRoast N Curries
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Indian | Downtown, Ottawa

Roast n Curries encapsulates antiquity and modernity – power, strength & believe.
Roast n Curries is the perfect place for anything from a casual lunch or dinner to a family outing, friendly business meeting, or an alternative to the been-there-done-that date. Everything from the décor to the street food concoctions beckons to those who want to be inspired and immersed in a sensational culinary experience without the fuss of formal dining. Explore a new take on presentation, flavor and textures of old favorites, in an ambiance that invites and sets the mood.
At Roast n Curries, we think traditional taste deserves a new twist especially the curries. Think hip. Think fresh. Think creative yet casual. Because that’s what neo-Indian food is all about – and we believe these fun little dishes are truly the best food India has to offer! But you’ll also find signature Indian curries and the most popular entrees for those days that call for comforMore

The 2 Grands Piano Bar and SteakhouseThe 2 Grands Piano Bar and Steakhouse
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Steakhouse | Arnprior, Renfrew County

Upscale New York Steakhouse and Piano Bar in small town Arnprior. Live Music Thursday-Saturday. Open Monday through Saturday. We reserve Tuesday's for events arranged in advance.More