ByWard Market

ByWard Market, Ottawa: Address, Phone Number, ByWard Market Reviews: 4.5/5

ByWard Market
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WITHIN an area roughly four blocks square, you'll find museums, cafes, specialty food shops, boutiques, galleries, restaurants, pubs, hair & aesthetics salons and more! Easily accessible on foot, by transit or by car, the ByWard Market offers a unique experience for all. ESTABLISHED by Lt-Col. John By in 1826, the ByWard Market is one of Canada's oldest and largest public markets. The legendary builder of the Rideau Canal, Colonel By himself laid out the street plan of the Market, designating George Street and York Street to be extra wide to accommodate the creation of a public market and gathering place.
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1mammamia
Woodbridge, Canada145 contributions
Jun. 2022
After a long period of isolation, nothing is better that a super-crowded outdoor metropolitan market, with thousands of different food, fashion, art and souvenir items. From Beaver Tails to incredible Italian artisanal ice cream, everything is here to be enjoyed.
Written June 23, 2022
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Alejandra P
Toronto, Canada5 contributions
Jun. 2022 • Family
Nice place .. a must when you visit Ottawa ... a lot of places and good food ... very diverse environment and places for all pokets
Written June 7, 2022
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June V
Niagara Falls,11 contributions
May 2022
Lots of food to eat and things to buy but not a great place to visit in the evening so keep to the day time (didn't feel comfortable or safe)
Written May 23, 2022
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stayvaca
15 contributions
May 2022
This area is so much fun and full of hustle and bustle. Lots of patios and great, great restaurants. The homeless situation was a little disturbing and sad.
Written May 15, 2022
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Rather_Nomadic
Panama City, FL1,853 contributions
Apr. 2022 • Solo
Stopped here for a late morning snack and found a great selection of tasty options. The prosciutto and provolone sandwich was tasty and warm. The raspberry pastry was perfectly made and the fresh coffee was good. Fair prices and friendly service. I’ll be back.
Written April 5, 2022
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geeleegooloo
Toronto, Canada3 contributions
Mar. 2022
Went to the famous Italian grocery store, visited Maverick's donuts and got a box to take home, we also went to the bakery in Byward Market and picked up some nice pastries, pizza for lunch. There's lots of great lunch options. We'd stayed there for about 1.5hrs.
Written March 29, 2022
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lawm
Calgary, Canada192 contributions
Oct. 2021
Lots of shops and restaurants to pursue and had a festive air. Our VRBO was nearby, so we walked through the area and ate here frequently. The Cheese shop was great!
Written November 20, 2021
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puckstopper31
Edmonton, Canada689 contributions
Nov. 2021
We were here early so a lot of shops not open yet. But it’s a large market, well shops actually, but it’s a fun stroll.
Written November 10, 2021
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Dave T
Ontario, Canada53 contributions
Sep. 2021
Very nice stroll around all the restaurants, bars and shops. Great way to spend a few leisurely hours. If you can't find something you like to eat here, you might as well not eat.
Written September 26, 2021
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jtulp
Windsor, Canada64 contributions
Sep. 2021 • Family
Fabulous small shops and vendors. Great way to spend the afternoon. My daughter and I bought handmade hats from a shop called “eclection”. Personable service. Highly recommended
Written September 3, 2021
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