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Restaurant International

#452 of 2,217 Restaurants in Ottawa
$$ - $$$, International
H101-1385 Woodroffe Ave, Ottawa, Ontario K2G 1V8, Canada
+1 613-727-7691
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  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Canadian, International
$$ - $$$
H101-1385 Woodroffe Ave, Ottawa, Ontario K2G 1V8, Canada
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Since it's inception I have visited this restaurant many times and it was always good. This restaurant is the front end of the culinary institute for Algonquin College which has had many good chefs in its alumni. Therefore one would expect it to be excellent....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank NigelC595
Reviewed November 14, 2018

We’ve been to Algonquin College’s restaurant international several times and have never been disappointed, including a visit earlier this week. The moderately priced food is always excellent with an eclectic 4 course table d’hôte menu that changes frequently. The student servers try hard and while...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Happycouple155019
Reviewed November 9, 2018

While it is true that this restaurant is really a classroom for Algonquin College students in the hospitality faculty, save and except for one or two minor glitches one would never know that. Firstly, the nominal negatives. When we arrived we stood at the reception...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Stuball1
Reviewed October 8, 2018

My brother and I took my Mom there for her birthday on Saturday evening. The room itself is spacious and my Mom commented on how she appreciated not being jammed into a table. The room is quiet and airy. The service was prompt and friendly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Hadley_Baxendale
Reviewed September 28, 2018

I ate here this evening with my wife for the first time, and was very satisfied with all aspects of the 4 course meal priced at only $25. The menu posted on the restaurant's website were the same choices available when we arrived. You had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Globetrottter333
Reviewed March 6, 2018

These young people could not try any harder. We have yet to have a poor experience at this hospitality school restaurant. We went there for dinner just after the school break and the nervousness of the students was palpable. But overall they could not have...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Stuball1
Reviewed February 21, 2018

We are 3 friends who have January birthdays (and also born the same year). We were pleased to celebrate this year at Restaurant International. The service was good, and the food delicious. 2 of us started with the charcuterie and 1 had the stuffed artichokes....More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank MaryLindsayKarley
Reviewed April 22, 2017

Because we had two children with us we booked a table for 5:30 pm. There were no other patrons in the restaurant. There were two waiters, but we waited half an hour for water and menus. This was just the beginning to a dining fiasco....More

Date of visit: April 2017
3  Thank Maureen C
Reviewed April 1, 2017

What an outstanding experience! We were a group of five and we could not have asked for a better meal presented by nothing short of an outstanding server. The appetizers, both the spring rolls as well as the calamari were enticing and did not overpowering....More

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank Stuball1
Reviewed March 8, 2017

Guy, this is a serious food experience. The Algonquin College students showcase the art of culinary here. The environment is modern and stylish. The staff students were nice and attentive. The girl staff even offered to take a family photo for us. The food was...More

Date of visit: March 2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, International
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: H101-1385 Woodroffe Ave, Ottawa, Ontario K2G 1V8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-727-7691
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