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Smoke's Poutinerie

Byward Market Area
Fast food, Canadian
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407 Dalhousie St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9K4, Canada
11:00 - 03:00
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Sun - Wed 11:00 - 00:00
Thu 11:00 - 03:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 04:00
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British Columbia, Canada
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

We ate here one day for a quick poutine! Was very impressed with the gravy and actually clean the bowl clean! Would reccommend if you are looking for good fries and gravy!

Thank Missfloraa
Upstate NY
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This was my first trip to Ottawa and naturally we wanted poutine and I saw the positive reviews for this restaurant. We walked in and it wasn't too busy. The employee immediately appeared and asked for our order. I said we needed a moment to decide and he made a negative face and walked away. No big deal, we were... More 

Thank juliagulia85
Sao Paulo, SP
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

My husband is Canadian and claimed that Poutine was the only vegetarian typical dish, unfortunally thats is not true as most of the gravy sauces use beef brouth... to rescue us from our misery our friends introduced us to this charming restaurant, that has a street vendor food indoor... you can choose between 3 sizes: small, meal and wow. And... More 

Thank anabortoletto
Ottawa, Canada
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

If you love Poutine, this is the place to visit. The different types of Poutine from the Classic French Canadian with just cheese and gravy, to loaded poutine, to Mexico poutine, to tons of other flavours and types. Great snack on the run and you can almost say this could be considered a must see

Thank Glenn S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

First of all, I'm American and not deeply acquainted with poutine. I actually didn't know there was a separate term for french fries and cheese curd in gravy. Nor did I know the universe of ways you can provide said dish, with Philly cheesesteak toppings, or waffles and fried chicken, or bacon and eggs. But I can say that this... More 

Thank Joel I
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is the best! Poutin in town without a doubt! they are located right on Dalhousie St, right next to A2Z Cellular Repairs - Big portions! and Great Service!

Thank Waji S
Ottawa, Canada
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Ordered a small poutine. Barely any cheese and no gravy...it was just a frie. Really not worth spending $6.00 on this. Won't go back.

Thank Isa C
Moncton, Canada
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80 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Great variety and sizes of poutines. Definitely worth checking out. Service was fast. Good value for the portion sizes.

Thank retsekud
Milford, Connecticut
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175 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

My wife has wanted to try poutine for a while, so while on vacation in the Adirondacks we decided to drive into Ottawa for some real poutine. We picked this place with the help of Trip Advisor, and my wife really enjoyed the poutine there. It's a small informal place, and all they serve is poutine. The staff were friendly... More 

Thank huskiesfan2015
Kitchener, Canada
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454 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We really enjoyed our meal at Smoke's. The hardest part was what to choose to eat. There was a poutine to suit everyone's palette. I chose Montreal smoke meat topping. Delicious.

Thank Phil G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$14
Fast food, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 Dalhousie St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9K4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?