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#64 of 183 Cafe in Ottawa
#510 of 1,692 Restaurants in Ottawa
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US$3 - US$15
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Cafe, Canadian
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Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
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Reviewed October 16, 2021 via mobile

We truly enjoyed our breakfast. The oatmeal was delicious and innovative. I also had an egg sandwich with cheese, jalapeños and kale. Excellent! The coffee was just how we like it, strong and fresh. The service was friendly and prompt. At night, they switch over...to a scotch bar with a different food menu. This restaurant also gives back to the community. When we arrived, there were bags of food on a shelf outside. When we asked about them, they said that they prepare meals for the local needy using up the day’s leftovers. LOVE THIS!More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed September 30, 2021

We were there today for lunch. I ordered a breakfast sandwich. What arrived at the table was the smallest English Muffin I have ever seen. It was missing the mushrooms and it resembled a tiny grilled cheese. I was expecting a sandwich. Drank my coffee...and gave it back when I left.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed October 22, 2020

I was really excited about this as I love the idea and the dishes look so yummy! I had the hangover bowl - one of their most popular - and it was not great. I actually felt sick afterwards. The worst part was the oatmeal...did not seem at all fresh, and it wasn’t hot. Not sure if it was a lack of effort on the people making it or if that was typical, but I was rather disappointed, as we drove 20 minutes to get here. Also, you do NOT need to order the meal sized, as it’s really enough oatmeal for 2 or 3 people, rather than one meal.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed November 25, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I already took in the Scotch Lounge and came back for the Daytime venue of Oat couture. It’s awesome. We tried a sweet and a savoury (the Kyoto was incredible) along with a Lox toast. Very yummy! The latte’s rounded out the...experience! Highly recommend!More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Jet25429427439, Owner at Oat Couture Oatmeal Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2020

We thank you for your review and hope to see you soon!

Reviewed July 27, 2019

I've long been a fan of oatmeal, but one thing that I always found was that I wanted to make oatmeal more interesting. I've always wanted to add things. Well, this place makes oatmeal so much better than I ever could. It can be sweet....It can be savoury, and it can still be simple if that's what you want. I like to take the bowls they have and change them and make them my own. I've got a lot of allergies, and they have lots of choices for me to make replacements that work for me. It's also clear the ingredients are really fresh, and I love that they make most of what they do from scratch. This is the only way to really know what's in it. I love this place. Eat there as much I do anywhere else. The staff are attentive, and the time from order to being served is always fast. Far faster than any other breakfast place typically so it's great if you're on the go.More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Jet25429427439, Owner at Oat Couture Oatmeal Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2020

We are so pleased you enjoyed our delicious oatmeal bowls and that our staff took care of you so well. Hope you come back soon!

Reviewed July 26, 2019

My wife and I first went to Oat Couture a few months ago, and we've been back a few times now. I've still not ordered the same thing twice yet, and everything has tasted amazing. I'm not even a big oatmeal fan to begin with,...so the idea that this was so delicious was really eye-opening for me. I guess the oatmeal is just a vehicle for all the amazing gourmet ingredients they put in these bowls. My wife is gluten and dairy free, so it was also super refreshing to find a place she could eat. And those mediums are super filling. I've yet to try the lunch-themed ones, I've been stuck on the healthy ones. Staff seemed way cooler than me, which is probably a good thing. And the place itself is spotless and really well decorated. Probably one of the better looking restaurants in that part of town. Can't recommend it enough.More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Jet25429427439, Owner at Oat Couture Oatmeal Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2020

Thank you for your review of our cafe and we hope you and your wife come back soon!

Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

Visited early on a Saturday morning, had no issues finding seating but it quickly filled up. I had an oatmeal bowl with cherries and chocolate and it was delicious. Who knew oatmeal could taste so good?! Although wish I got the small. The medium was...huge and I could not finish it.More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Jet25429427439, Owner at Oat Couture Oatmeal Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2020

Oatmeal does taste great and we offer so many different types of oatmeal bowls. Hope you come back soon!

Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

After months of going by, I finally got the chance to stop in and order something off of their impressively creative menu and now I can’t wait to go back! I got the Lunchbox bowl and I’d eat it everyday if I could! The atmosphere...was nice and relaxed. It’s very much a hole in the wall so it’s too bad there’s not more room for seating.More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Jet25429427439, Owner at Oat Couture Oatmeal Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2020

Thank you for your review. We are not a very large space but pride ourselves on offering delicious food in a comfortable and intimate setting. Hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed December 3, 2018

My wife and I dropped in on December 2nd for a quick bite to eat. She ordered the Eden and I ordered the Kyoto. I also ordered a coffee americano. We really enjoyed both dishes but I think I won with the Kyoto, the Sticky...Beef Brisket was very tasty. Also the coffee was excellent.More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Jet25429427439, Owner at Oat Couture Oatmeal Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2020

Thank you for your review. We hope to see you and your wife back soon!

Reviewed November 29, 2018

Can a restaurant build a business around oatmeal? Time will tell for Oat Couture (awesome name, by the way), but their oatmeal is terrific. As Allison K describes, it is indeed delicious and at the same time, so darn healthy. I didn't spend a lot...of time looking at the menu or the various combinations. For me to feel full, I would need a couple of pieces of whole wheat toast to round out the meal, so I'd like to see that option.More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Jet25429427439, Owner at Oat Couture Oatmeal Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2020

Please do come back as we not only offer oatmeal bowls but delicious toasts (on rye bread). Our business is thriving and we hope to see you back soon!

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Oat Couture Oatmeal Cafe is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5