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Coconut Lagoon Restaurant

853 St. Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario K1K 3B1, Canada
+1 613-742-4444
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“butter chicken” (74 reviews)
“thali” (25 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
853 St. Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario K1K 3B1, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Two friends and myself had a very good meal here on a Saturday night. I wasn’t prepared for how busy it would be- we had to park down the street but our table was waiting for us. We had excellent service- we started with samosas...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LisaJayR
Reviewed 3 days ago

A friend recommended we get take-out from this place. I didn't get to see the premises unfortunately but I had to review the food because it was excellent. The 'Ooty Mushroom Curry' is especially good. They seem to have a few vegan options which is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Uchiha_rew
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best South Indian restaurant I have been to recently. We stumbled upon the restaurant while we were in Ottawa for a 5 day trip. Ate here for Sunday buffet and boy oh boy, it was soooo good. The options are pretty good...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Anshita_S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on holiday in Canada over Christmas and one of the places that was highly recommended was the Coconut Lagoon. There wasn´t an option of a menu, but rather a buffet.... which suited us perfectly fine. There was a large variety of dishes with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank margaretmfa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a party of 6 on a Saturday night with a reservation. The waiter was impatient with us as we asked questions regarding the level of spice in some of the dishes. The food itself is delicious although not plentiful portions. We had just...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Anne C
Reviewed November 30, 2018

This is the only choice for South Indian in Ottawa.They offer a great lunch buffet and perfect dinner a la carte. Support local and family owned. Make a reservation to avoid disappointment.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank bestfamilyadventures
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Delicious South Indian food Tried several dishes each had a unique flavour . Perfect amount of heat. Although pricey it is well worth it. Very busy on weekend so make a reservation

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Very tasty food. Many of the dishes I had never tried before. A few of the people in our group were afraid of extremely spicy so we made the mistake of asking for mild spicing. Result was absolutely no heat. Won't request mild again. Nice...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Debbie S
Reviewed November 8, 2018

This is by far one of the best restaurants in Ottawa. The location is very random and though there is parking, it is limited but once you get inside be prepared to enjoy the most delicious and authentic South Indian food you could imagine. I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Jet11532652943
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Busy place. The service was excellent and the decor was nice. Having been there before where i was satisfied with the experience but this time i was disappointed with the food. The naan wasn't cooked properly and the butter chicken sauce tasted like ketchup. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank oysterOttawa
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November 14, 2018|
Response from Tyrell J | Reviewed this property |
This is a sit down restaurant. I do not think they do take-out.
October 30, 2016|
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Response from Nicole P | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you call the restaurant to confirm. It is an India restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 853 St. Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario K1K 3B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-742-4444
  • E-mail
Coconut Lagoon is an Oasis for rich South Indian food, We specialize in a wide variety of Vegetarian and vegan dishes to offer at the Coconut Lagoon. We specialize in hand made Parathas, Idli, Dosa, currries and lot of Exotic seafood dishes. We have a wide variety of Biryani, Thali and our home made desserts are unique. While you are at Coconut Lagoon don't forget to taste our Madras Coffee and Indian Chai. So Prepare yourselves for a most memorable journey through South Indian cuisine and feast on high quality food of inimitable flavour, aroma and originality in the vibrant setting of Coconut Lagoon. Here at the Coconut Lagoon we believe that exceed expectations leave with an impression. Looking forward to serving you at the Coconut Lagoon Restaurant.
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