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Cat's Fish & Chips

) #283 of 2,246 Restaurants in Ottawa $$ - $$$ Seafood, , Gluten Free Options
319 St. Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario K1K 2Z5, Canada
+1 613-748-3474
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“haddock” (17 reviews)
“basa” (3 reviews)
“local fish” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
319 St. Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario K1K 2Z5, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been here a few times for fish and chips, it's our go to place in Ottawa when we can't make it to our favourite place in Chelsea. The service is always pleasant and accurate and the food is great. Serving portions are good, the...More

Thank Tam B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We dropped in for a late lunch and were pleasantly surprised. Because of the time we wanted something a bit lighter so my husband choses the mussels and I ordered the crab cakes. Both were excellent. I often order crab cakes and usually find that...More

Thank sannearseneau
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I was told that Cats served gluten-free fish and chips so I decided to eat there since my family memeber has siliac. The service was great and they also treated everyone with kindness when they are new to the place. The news brodcasting station "CTV"...More

Thank yannick h
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This was our first time here. It's a very casual spot. Service was ok although our waitress never dropped by to ask how things were. We all ordered the haddock fish platters. The fish was a little too crispy and greasy for our liking and...More

Thank Debroz1111
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We visited with friends about 7:00 PM on a Friday night. Surprisingly there was a table available. We were warmly greeted and we quickly had drinks while we reviewed the menu. Beers were about $6.60 for a pint of draft and my friend found the...More

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 15 June 2017

The prices for the food are quite reasonable. The service is excellent. The ambiance is just as it should be for a fish 'n chips place.

Thank shortcat1
Reviewed 9 June 2017

A friend suggested this restaurant and we went for lunch I had not heard of it, but was definitely impressed with the service and the food. Our server was very friendly, I had the basa fish, it was spicy and delicious. I will definitely be...More

Thank Shirley4444
Reviewed 31 May 2017

As a transplanted Newfoundlander, this is one of the best places to get fish n' chips in Ottawa. I've given up on most pubs and restaurants altogether. Served in baskets with "newspaper", tartar sauce on the side, with a slice of lemon, I think you'll...More

Thank Jennifer B
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I look for gluten free restaurants when I visit a city. There aren't many options for fish and chips most places I go. This place is legit gluten free. They have a separate fryer and baskets for the gluten free. Haven't had gluten free breaded...More

Thank TO-Cat
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Cozy restaurant upstairs indoor seating. Outdoor patio seating also available. Fitting nautical theme. Parking at front or back of restaurant. Service was fast friendly. Licensed. Worth a visit. Menu available online.

Thank bestfamilyadventures
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 St. Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario K1K 2Z5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-748-3474
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Cat's Fish and Chips is the "Little Blue House" that keeps everyone coming back. Cat's Fish and Chips, in both decor and cuisine is a little slice of East Coast life and could have very easily been plucked right from a Nova Scotian Harbour. Cat's menu has something for everyone! Salmon, burgers, or a cajun chicken breast might be something for you.
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