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Whales'S bone

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#412 of 2,259 Restaurants in Ottawa
$$ - $$$Seafood,
504 Kent St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 2B9, Canada
+1 613-231-8569
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fish sandwich” (2 reviews)
“oysters” (4 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Canadian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
504 Kent St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 2B9, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

ordered the lobster maybe 3 fork fulls done ceaser salad 16$ no flavor and small portions beer was good and wait staff nice would not go back

Thank bruce499
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Great location. Easy to get to. Great food. Fish was delicious, so was the lobster. Service was very personable. Love the atmosphere. Will be back.

Thank Mishka01
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Our hotel recommended Whale'S bone. From the tiny exterior store front it looked slightly questionable as at glance we thought it was closed. However, once inside we were welcomed by Jamie and Gerrard who were very friendly. It wasn't just a dinner, but an experience...More

Thank boatnerd23
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Been here with friends for lunch a few times. This is a trendy spot but with great, welcoming stafff and super atmosphere and terrific food. Great fish dishes, sandwiches and salads. Not cheap eats but reasonable prices. On my most recent visit our server, Jesica,...More

Thank Walter W
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Whales Bone has become one of my regular lunch spots as they truly excel in service and quality of food. Specifically the smoke fish sandwich, which despite being one of the cheaper items on the menu goes a long way in delivering great taste. This...More

Thank damiand
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Very fresh oysters and mussels, the server was very friendly and willing to help! The quality of the food is great! We loved the fresh shackled oysters! Can't wait to do it again!

Thank Nick C
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

If you love fresh sea food and amazing oysters, then this is the place for you. The oyster selection is bar none and the freshness of the fish is surprising. This is the best kept secret in town so go and enjoy yourself but make...More

Thank AmirMostaghim
Reviewed 26 April 2016

If you like oysters, good wine, and a lively environment ... you have to check out Whalesbone on Bank Street. Its a small menu that changes regularly, but the lobster rolls are some of the best in town. I had the scallop ceviche and I'm...More

Thank TSBuchanan
Reviewed 25 April 2016

An interesting ambience with really great, fresh food on the menu. The décor is what I would describe as funky, urban chic, but not over done. The atmosphere is that of a friendly, small restaurant where the chefs really know how to cook fish. Knowing...More

Thank GeraldineOttawa
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We did their 'brown bag' special sandwich of the day and it was spectacular. Bit of a lineup but it moves fairly quickly. Picnic tables outside; however, a street view of Kent isn't the most picturesque view! Have been dying to have the chance to...More

Thank Ottawhere
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Response from AmirMostaghim | Reviewed this property |
There is nothing strange about restaurants such as this to not have a menu online. They serve very fresh seafood so it often has to do with what was available that day. I never had the fish and chips, when you go somewhere... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Seafood, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 504 Kent St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 2B9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-231-8569
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