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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%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (59 reviews)
“tapas” (30 reviews)
Closes in 5 min
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
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 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
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

In this reviewer’s opinion, when a restaurant can impress this much, it needs to be fully recognized, on all aspects. This cute and cozy, funky designed restaurant, was featured on a local Rogers tv show called Ottawa Eats . We were totally impressed with Chef...More

Thank NicJem
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Cosy little gem of a restaurant in Kanata. Great selection of plates to share. We had octopus in olive oil (scrumptious), focaccia bread, shaved fennel salad and Korean beef shortrib. Topped off with a lovely bottle of deep red wine from the southern Rhône and...More

Thank Dominique7339
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very enjoyable evening. The cheese board is always a treat and the list of wine by the glass has something for everyone.

Thank ZITA_1832
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been going to this resto for quite a while and have never been disappointed! Went there with relatives this weekend who are from Montreal, and they raved that the food and wine were fantastic. As usual Erica was outstanding in her attention to our...More

Thank angelmackinnon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my 4th review of Aperitivo, after dining here recently in celebration of our anniversary. The menu had changed quite a bit since our last visit, but once again we had an excellent meal. Erica took very good care of us once again. She...More

Thank jenniferb360
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Impressive tapas and cocktails with friendly and attentive service. Wonderful for any occasion. We will definitely be back!

Thank Greg S
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Fantastic, very interesting, food, superb wines, warm, efficient service, cozy atmosphere. What more can I say. Oh, and ... the pork ribs "are to die for"... Jean-Claude and Michèle

Thank jcbarre5
Reviewed May 26, 2018

This place has ups and downs so it's unpredictable. Of late, the menu is minimal (4 or 5 items) although it still advertise itself as a tapas restaurant. The choice of wine by the glass was also minimal and most were unknown to this writer...More

Thank Georges C
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

I visited the restaurant with a friend. The service and the attention was excellent. The menu is not plenty of options but it has very good ones. We shared a paella which was very good. The desert was a panacotta which was delicious, fantastic. This...More

Thank juanfvidal
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Olivier d
December 22, 2017|
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, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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