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$$ - $$$Mediterranean, ,
655 Kanata Ave Unit L2 | Along the Pedestrian Walkway, Ottawa, Ontario K2T 1H6, Canada
+1 613-592-0004
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish tacos” (62 reviews)
“tapas” (30 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Canadian, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
655 Kanata Ave Unit L2 | Along the Pedestrian Walkway, Ottawa, Ontario K2T 1H6, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Apparently he wants me to avoid any definite articles in my weekly status report, and alternately use ALL caps AND small CAPS on A per WORD basis. Quite ANNOYING and I dont REALLY see THE point. That being said, Apertivo was killer. Every small plate...More

Thank BarkBrown
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's really unfortunate that we never tried this restaurant earlier. We tend to wander towards downtown when looking for this type of restaurant. This is a real gem in Kanata. We sat on the patio. We ordered 4 sharing plates and also shared a dessert....More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent ever changing menu of appetizers to share! Price are reasonable food tasters and also if you stick to house or known wines. Deserts are divine! Enjoy and you will want to come back weekly or monthly!cheers!

Thank 2001New
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Went here alone and the taste of the food was amazing. I especially enjoyed the peanut tart which had a hint of lime. The server was helpful as I asked quite a few questions about items. The overall experience cost a bit more than I...More

1  Thank MBSteev
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Love this Restaurant!! Every time we go we are not disappointed. The variety of the dishes is so good and I love the sharing part of it. The staff there are always very knowledgeable and helpful.

1  Thank Monique V
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Exceptional. What a fabulous place. Keep it us guys. Everything seemed better than the last visit. Tortallita and fish tacos marvellous. Beef ribs more generous this time.

Thank Donald C
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Solo dining experience became very entertaining because of the nice restaurant decor, friendly service and great small plates. Octopus in oil was spectacular. Shrimps were very good. OK wine selection (went for a good Prosecco). Complementary small dessert sample was a plus. All dishes accompanied...More

Thank pieroinusa
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Had an outstanding meal here! Great variety of super tasty dishes that hit all the right notes. The 'small plates' were generous portions (thankfully because otherwise sharing would have been a lot more difficult to stomach! ;)). The patio is a great place to enjoy...More

Thank MzunguRafiki
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Went to Aperitivo for a special birthday meal to remind me of time spent in Barcelona. The restaurant delivered everything I was hoping for. Excellent tapas and a cozy ambiance which felt like being in Europe for a short time. Highly recommend going. The fish...More

Thank foothighforest
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Took my family to Aperitivo last night. Very friendly and attentive service was matched with superbly tasty food. I love the small plate sharing concept. Everything was very good but I particularly liked their two types of ribs (beef short ribs and porc); the watermelon...More

Thank Henry H
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Questions & Answers
September 15, 2018|
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Response from Riley G | Property representative |
Usually on Wednesday’s you should be fine. We don’t reserve the bar, so there should be space available. We are a small space, so things can change quickly, but typically there wouldn’t be any problem. If you would like to... More
Olivier d
December 22, 2017|
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Response from deecee12345 | Reviewed this property |
it woyld be a very expensive place to do so, but in theory yes, however the ambience is more adult than family.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 655 Kanata Ave Unit L2 | Along the Pedestrian Walkway, Ottawa, Ontario K2T 1H6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-592-0004
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