Dining in Ottawa

Foundation
18B York St.
Ottawa, ON K1N 5S6
Tel: (613) 562-9331
Fax: (613) 562-2498
Foundation is Ottawa's newest choice for the place to be when building succesful business relationships or simply enjoying the pleasure of life. Whether it is drinks for two or dinner for two hundred, Foundation thrills the senses with sumptous cuisine, electric atmosphere and superior service. Located in one of the Capital's few remaining, historically rich, heritage buildings, this hidden gem is Ottawa's latest hot spots to Eat, Drink and Lunge. Three dining areas, a courtyard patio, and two large private rooms offer muliple options for parties, special events and business meetings alike.

Daddy's Crab Shack & Oyster Bar
Two Great Locations!!
339 Elgin Street (613) 569-5200
780 Baseline Road (613) 228-7011
Enjoy the lively New Orleans atmosphere and sample some of the best seafood in the city-fresh oysters, live lobsters, king crab, blackened gator and catfish- as well as pasta dishes and steaks. Outdoor patios at both locations. Open daily for dinner; lunch from Monday to Friday. If you like seafood then you'll love Big Daddy's! Take a look at our web site for complete menus for each location and virtual tours.

Blue Cactus Bar & Grill
2 ByWard Market
Ottawa, ON K1N 7A1
Tel: (613) 241-7061
Centrally located in Ottawa's ByWard Market, Blue Cactus remains Ottawa's premier restaurant choice. Its fresh, upscale décor and expanded space create a vibrant evening atmosphere in which to enjoy award-winning margaritas and Contemporary Southwest cuisine. Late night weekends enjoy DJs spinning a mix of soul, funk and house music.
With its casual daytime ambience, Blue Cactus is perfect for quiet dining, and guaranteed to impress your business lunch partner. The spacious mezzanine is an ideal choice for business events and private parties. Against a backdrop of floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the bustling Market, your guests can meet and dine in private style. Custom-tailored menus are available to meet your specific needs.

Coasters Seafood Grill
54 York Street
Ottawa, ON
Above The Fish Market Restaurant
Tel: (613) 241-FISH (3474)
Overlooking the historical ByWard Market, this casual eatery featuring cooking on an open grill welcomes you 7 days a week. "All You Can Eat Fresh Mussels Everyday All Day " has become an Ottawa institution since 1980. Our expert Chefs prepare the freshest of "fish steaks", gourmet pizzas, mussels, pastas and "Ottawa's best" fish & chips in an open kitchen. An excellent progressive wine list is available featuring all that is nouveau as well as traditional to complete your dining experience. Themed with the Rideau Canal System Locks, cozy couches, and warm & friendly service makes this a great spot to relax in and enjoy.

The Empire Grill
47 Clarence Street
ByWard Market
Ottawa, ON K1N 9K1
Tel: (613) 241-1343
Established in 1998, Empire Grill has become the city's most dynamic meeting & eating-place. The secret? Superb service & a lively atmosphere which backs the ByWard Market's busiest kitchen.
Our chefs cook from the heart with a memorable blend of bold flavours. But the story here is steak. The best quality hand selected, Alberta AAA certified Angus Beef, aged a minimum of 28 days, with standards of excellence in marbling, tenderness & flavour. Its more than just steaks receiving the rave reviews at Empire Grill. Empire Grill's richly appointed Manhattan Room has taken corporate & private hospitality to a new level, offering a wonderful venue for group dinners, weddings & cocktail receptions.

Fish Market Restaurant
54 York Street
Corner of York & William Streets
Ottawa, ON
ByWard Market
Tel: (613) 241-FISH (3474)
Since 1979, we have been serving up sumptuous seafood, lobster rich & inviting, flaky tender fresh fish, shrimp, crab, oysters, mussels and scallops to name but a few. Our menu is refreshed twice daily, offering the freshest and finest available from the Sea. We offer an excellent progressive wine list featuring all that is nouveau as well as traditional. Join us daily for lunch or dinner in friendly and uniquely nautical surroundings.

Lone Star Texas Grill
Four Great Locations!!
128 George Street Tel: (613) 562-9865
780 Baseline Rd. Tel: (613) 224-4044
1211 Lemieux Street (613) 742-9378
4048 Carling Avenue (613) 599-9535
In an energetic, up-beat and casual atmosphere, our famous fajitas are served up fresh - from the warm flour tortillas, guacamole to the salsa. Mesquite grilled steaks and smokehouse ribs all prepared in the barbecue pit. The Lone Star takes great pride in the fact that all our food is made fresh daily. Also, check out our catering website to help make your party a blast. At our place or yours, enjoy the Taste of Texas with your guests and leave the hassles to us! . Lone Star guarantees great food, warm southern hospitality, and a good time. The Lone Star Texas Grill is Ottawa's only authentic Texas restaurant, the real deal…

Louis Steak House
1682 Cyrville Rd,
Ottawa, ON K1B 3L8
Tel: (613) 741-2130
Louis Steak House features a warm and cozy family atmosphere. Our menu features Alberta Steak & Delicious Seafood. Families can treat themselves to Great Pizza and Italian Cuisine. Menu choices include Barbeque Chicken to Club Sandwiches. We feature a daily lunch buffet for only $8.95. Services include Private Banquet Halls and Catering.