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Brixton's Pub

$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Canadian, American
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210 Sparks St, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5C1, Canada
+1 613-233-8283
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Ottawa, Canada
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is snug pub on Sparks Street. It's good to to have an alternative to some of the larger chain restaurants nearby. It's a smaller space, which makes it cosy and you don't feel like you're in a warehouse. There's a good selection of beers, including a fair range of craft beer. They were out of the first beer I... More 

Thank R6734ITsamb
Selkirk, Canada
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small place with good atmosphere. Staff very friendly. Clean. Not so great that they were out of the first two types of beer I ordered from tap choices.

Thank meganmk13
Kingston, Ontario
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610 reviews
365 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 244 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Brixton's is cozy, has attentive and friendly service and a fun menu. I haven't had a Maritimes' style donair is decades so of course I ordered it - the donair meat was processed but the rest of it was fresh and tasty. The beer selection is good and the ambiance fun and inviting. I was pleased with my evening here.

Thank Weerobbie
Ottawa, Canada
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100 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Been here with my wife for a few drink and a quick dinner a couple of weeks. Ago. I could see just a "front house waitress" but she was good to keep everything under control. Had a decent fish and chips. Nice beer.

Thank Wolly36
Belleville, Canada
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205 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

While out on a walk around Ottawa, we stopped in for light refreshments and a snack. Service was excellent and so were the prices, half price nachos (yeah) and happy hour. The place was moderately busy, so a bit noisy. We will stop in again.

Thank Gregg A
Toronto, Canada
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

They had this crazy burger on the menu call the "Renegade Burger" that I wanted to try but the server said if you like donair do the donair, people want to by the sauce cause it is so good. Result, should have gotten the burger, sweat donair sauce was excellent, the meat, not the best donair I ever had. All... More 

Thank RickyBobby007
Ontario, Canada
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206 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Overall disappointing as I had paid for bacon on a burger and it wasn't included, they ignored a request to replace salsa with sour cream and a salad was missing feta cheese and a combo platter of appetizers was missing one of the advertised apps. There are far better options, considering going elsewhere.

Thank digerati
1 review
Reviewed 20 July 2016

stopped by during lunch today and left annoyed. we ordered sangria's and it was alright.. red sangria is usually made with sweet fruit, such as berries, but they used lemons and limes which is weird. My friend ordered the somersby punch afterwards and I tried to order a somersby (listed on draught) and the server snapped that they don't have... More 

Thank Jessica P
Victoria, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Ordered what was described as a Greek salad. It was three-quarters lettuce and very limp lettuce at that. A few pieces of tomato and an olive or two (but not the right type). The server brought this dressing (didn't get the choice offered on the menu) insisting it was a Greek dressing. No it wasn't. Worst abomination of a so-called... More 

Thank David B
Cambridge, Canada
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Terrible!!! Terrible food and service Serving frozen fish for their lunch special Which tasted awful!!! Soda was flat as was the replacement. They had no butter and we were told they had no need for it because they put mayo on their sandwiches. Waitress was rude and unhelpful and indifferent to complaint

Thank jpcambridge3469

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Restaurant Details

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Bar, Pub, Canadian, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Sparks St, Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5C1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-233-8283

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