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ARC Lounge- ARC The Hotel

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#431 of 2,270 Restaurants in Ottawa
$$ - $$$, American,
140 Slater St, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5H6, Canada
+1 613-238-2888
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good53%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
12 Nov 2017
“Nice Staff”
2 Oct 2017
“Solid choice - can always find something”
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Canadian, American, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
140 Slater St, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5H6, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service was slow, took more than half hour to get a salad and mains were slow to arrive after that. The beet salad was more similar to a side serving size and priced high for quantity. The lamb parpadelle was completely bland, and not...More

Thank Tara D
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Very friendly staff, nice decor to sit back and have a drink or two. Food menu is ok. A great hotel lounge and a nice place to start ot end a evening.

Thank CNDTravel
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The food here is on the mildly trendy side, portions are not huge, prices are fairly material. Still the menu usually has several good choices and the atmosphere is admirably quiet and unhurried.

Thank Alix M
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The staff here are amazing. Always friendly and nice to talk to. The food is trying to hard and they need some more basic options.

Thank Jason A
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I have stayed here a lot and am never disappointed. The staff are unfailingly polite. I never have any hassles. The rooms are quiet, and the beds wonderful. Because of its size it is easy to get around and avoids the hassles of bigger places....More

Thank gajgmusic
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Had lunch there a few times, atmosphere is great. Not super loud and tables are nicely spaced so you can have a reasonably private conversation. Menu has some interesting choices with steak and frites as well as burgers and panini. The presentation is lovely. I...More

Thank Jen049
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Great serving staff, cozy atmosphere. This is a great spot to meet with workmates for a Friday evening wrap-up. The food is fine and the drinks are made to order. It has become a regular haunt.

Thank staingen
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Had dinner and breakfast here and they were both very good. Very attentive wait staff. But not accessible. In 2017? In the nation's capital? Not good.

Thank Phyllis B
Reviewed 2 December 2016

The food is not bad but for the price is way too high. The plate size is huge but the portion size was tiny. They need to buy mid sized plates!

Thank sweet49
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Ate a light meal before an evening out. Portion size was very reasonable, presentation and quality also good. Servuce friendly and fast.

Thank N5220CYjohnl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Canadian, American, Contemporary
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
6:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 Slater St, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5H6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-238-2888
  • This restaurant is at ARC The Hotel
Gently nestled in the heart of ARC The Hotel, our intimate restaurant and lounge is as well-suited for hushed tête-à-têtes as it is for lively group gatherings. Flickering votive candles, a centerpiece fireplace, and soft overhead lighting illuminate contemporary dark wood tables and comfortable leather seating appropriate for all. Drawing inspiration from seasonal, locally sourced ingredients, Executive Chef Andrew Willis and the award-winning culinary team crafts savoury dishes worth lingering over with a smile. A few feet away, the bar offers the perfect opportunity to mix a little pleasure with your business. The beverage menu features a full range of fine Canadian wines and seasonal cocktails, including our signature “ARC-tini.” It’s time to introduce your weekday self to your weekend counterpart.
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