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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Taco Place
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“Fast, tasty tacos that are incredible, plus the best guacamole I’ve ever had. There are two locations - one on Elgin St and one in the Byward Market.”
  • 85 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“Nice place, mostly enjoyed by locals. Not a touristic spot. Good for Drinks/Diner/Brunch”
  • 51 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Great hipster joint serving breakfast and lunch! Popular with the locals and worth checking out.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Typical North American Diner. Recommended for breakfast/brunch/late night diner. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Upbeat restaurant offering oysters and other sustainable seafood in a cozy , brick-walled space. $$$”
  • 41 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“Vegetarian and vegan food that actually tastes amazing! The cauliflower wings are must haves. Within walking distance.”
  • 29 locals recommend
Bar
“Inventive off the wall cuisine and Ottawa’s most progressive wine list. Love having lunch or dinner at the bar. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Bar
“Lively daily. Great pub, food and dancing. Highly recommend their brunch on weekends until 2pm!”
  • 45 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Bistro serving seasonal Italian fare with old country wine and local art $$$”
  • 25 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Stylish, upscale eatery offering modern Middle Eastern plates, a full bar & mezze on Sun & Mon.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Noodle House
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“Authentic Japanese Ramen! Beware: there is a line-up during peak hours but it is worth it”
  • 13 locals recommend
Asian Restaurant
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“Modern offering of sharable Asian fusion plates such as steam buns and ramen noodles”
  • 23 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Excellent fresh seafood, you will not be disappointed. Within walking distance.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Another awesome bread shop with lots of sweet treats and delicious pizza...not open on weekends unfortunately”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bar
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“For the mid-20 to late 30 crowd who love good music, dancing and socializing.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Excellent craft brews made in house - 200 feet from the door - so you can stumble home after a few beverages.”
  • 9 locals recommend