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Moxie's Grill & Bar

#327 of 2,248 Restaurants in Ottawa}
$$ - $$$, , American
1976 Ogilvie Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K1J 9M8, Canada
+1 613-745-5556
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (23 reviews)
“sushi cones” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Canadian, American, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1976 Ogilvie Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K1J 9M8, Canada
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1 - 10 of 141 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had been to this restaurant on 2 previous occasions and really enjoyed our meals and the atmosphere. That being said, we were there This week and the service was sub par to say the least. Our meals were not exactly hot...More

Thank Raider55
Moxie's G, General Manager at Moxie's Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review the restaurant. Our goal is to make you feel better when you leave than when you came in, and we obviously missed the mark with your experience. I would really like to talk with you about your...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Was hoping for a romantic bite after work w hubby. Ate in lounge and music was excessively loud at 6 pm. Sports tvs all around was distracting. Hubby had eyes on tvs and scantily clad servers not me. Had two steak dinners at like $40...More

Thank 2015gogo
Moxie's G, General Manager at Moxie's Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to contact me about your experience. Your experience was not to the standard that we strive for. I can appreciate how upsetting your visit must have been. The very purpose of our company is to give our guests an...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017

Having eaten in a few Moxie's while all are good this one stands out not only for very good meals but excellent service

Thank 88Dmac88
Moxie's G, General Manager at Moxie's Grill & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you very much for taking the time to review our restaurant. We are always happy to get positive feedback. Thank you for the 4 stars! Tim Carmichael

Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

And the food is good too! Wednesdays you can get bottles of wine for half price and you can take what you don't drink home so it's a good deal. Steaks are always great and we also love the Clubhouse sandwich, it's a classic.

Thank one1worldtraveller
Management response:Responded 26 September 2017

Really happy that you enjoyed your Wednesday with us!! You have to try the sourthern burger next time! Sincerrely, Tim Carmichael

Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a very good meal at Moxie's tonight. The menu had a variety of choices to suit everyone including vegetarians. The service was very good. Our group likes to talk a lot and catch up before ordering and our waitress was very accommodating. She had...More

Thank Gaye H
Management response:Responded 13 September 2017

Thank you very much for the excellent feedback Gaye. I am very pleased that you enjoyed your evening out! I look forward to providing many more cath up nights for you and your friends. Tim Carmichael General Manager

Reviewed 15 August 2017

My wife and I went there last weekend during the day just to grab a drink and something small to eat. I had 2 draft beers, she had 2 mixed drinks and we shared a plate of chicken nachos. The nachos were average at best...More

Thank NorthernFamilyof-04
Management response:Responded 16 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your experience with our Gloucester location. The very purpose of our company is to give our guests an experience that leaves them feeling better when they leave our restaurants than when they first arrived....More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

My wife & I took my father there for dinner last night. We had forgotten that their drink promotions are excellent, and makes the entire dining experience just that much better. The service was very good. Our waiter was attentive, communicated very well, and I...More

Thank EdlySnowman
Management response:Responded 10 August 2017

Thank you for the great review! Is it possible to get the server's name so that I may recognize his hard work? Tim Carmichael

Reviewed 29 July 2017

great decor......great looking wait staff....but frankly not the top of line in smarts......three times we have been here and the bills are never correct....also the waitress tried to bring us someone elses dinner.....food was the usual...the soup of the day seemed like it was from...More

Thank carol w
Management response:Responded 1 August 2017

Hi Carol, I do apologize for the service as that is definitely not the experience that we try to provide to each guest. I would like a little more information about your visit. Would it be possible for you to contact me directly either by...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

Visited this Moxie's today for the third time this year. The service was very good and so was the food. I had the salmon and avocado cobb salad and my friend had the seared ginger tuna salad. Both were very tasty. The only complaint: the...More

Thank PorscheOwner
Management response:Responded 26 May 2017

Hi, I am very glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit at our location. We go to great lengths to ensure that we have the freshest possible products, so to hear that you did not enjoy the salmon is disappointing. I do agree that...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017

This restaurant came highly recommended by a friend but didn't live up to my expectations. Very trendy. Menu was decent but didn't ask for burger temp so they came out well-done, service was alright but we dealt with multiple servers. Food was good and prices...More

Thank Upstatefamily
Management response:Responded 13 May 2017

I am sorry to hear that you experience did not live up to your expectations. That is not the standard that we strive for. I do apologize for the confusion with burger temperatures as by law we do have to cook burgers to well done....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$27
Bar, Canadian, American, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1976 Ogilvie Rd, Ottawa, Ontario K1J 9M8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-745-5556
  • E-mail
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