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A Thing for Chocolate - CLOSED

1262 Wellington St W | Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 3A5, Canada
+1 613-695-3533
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“crepes” (84 reviews)
“brownie” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Cafe, Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1262 Wellington St W | Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 3A5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to this restaurant a few times and the food was delicious. However, I was there recently, and it appears that the business might be closed. There was a sign on the door that indicated the business is for sale, and it wasn't open...More

Thank Alexandra_1125
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

The meal and desert crepes are unbelievably good. What a lunch we had. I recommend this place without reservation and would eat here once a week if I could.

Thank ljorr
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I went on a busy Saturday afternoon in between running errands. After ordering a crepe which wasn't on the menu which I always did (dark chocolate and strawberries), I was informed that I would have to wait 30 minutes, which I agreed to. After waiting...More

2  Thank Jennzyz
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

On a windy Saturday, I surprised my teen daughters with a trip to this delectable spot in Westboro. We had never been before and the menu on the website was very appealing. It's a very tiny, quaint spot. Big leather chairs in the front window...More

Thank TammyH222
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Puts all other crepe places to shame. Secret is the crepe itself. Also makes the best hot chocolate you'll ever have.

1  Thank Pierre G
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I did want to like it. As a chocoholic I was looking forward so much to come in. I orderer a mango smoothie... for $6 and it was served in a plastic cup, the taste was very watery. Then I ordered a house special sweet...More

2  Thank Karolina_Kolarikova
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Unbeatable savoury ham and cheese crepe by Chef Omar. Accompanied by the natural hot chocolate it amounts up to a copious dinner.

1  Thank Elie A
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Visit: desert after full lunch. Order: chai latte, drip coffee, Mont Blanc Interior: very cozy, a family like setting. On the flip side, the sitting capacity is very tight - about 30 people I'd say. Omar, the owner, is very nice and offers to call...More

Thank Maxim B
Reviewed 22 March 2017

My boyfriend was recommended this place by his colleagues and we both decided to check it out. Walking in was a nice warm atmosphere, simple yet heavy character in design. The owner greeted us so nicely and since we were new, he was more than...More

2  Thank Meagan Y
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We tried this restaurant based on previous ratings. We were not disappointed. Everyone loved their crepes and I especially loved the fact that I could eat the same thing as my family but I got the gluten-free version. Absolutely delicious! Coffee is very good, too.

2  Thank Glutenfreeeating
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1262 Wellington St W | Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario K1Y 3A5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-695-3533
  • E-mail
Crepes, home-made chocolates, deserts, fair trade and organic coffee.
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