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Cafe Spiga - CLOSED

271 Dalhousie St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 7E5, Canada
+1 613-241-4381
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible4%
9 Nov 2014
“First Experience”
27 Oct 2014
“Amazing Portuguese style restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, European, Portuguese
271 Dalhousie St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 7E5, Canada
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Reviewed 9 November 2014

Since no one in our group had tried Spiga, we decided it was time. Because we were attending a theatre event, we made a reservation. It took us a while to decide on our beverages, but once that was done we placed our orders. The...More

1  Thank excobra_driver
Reviewed 27 October 2014

Had large group at the restaurant....all meals top quality, fresh, and prepared such that could not see anyone being disappointed. appetizers were fantastic. Desserts were great. Definitely would go back. An Ottawa area friend recommended this restaurant and we were very glad they did! amazingly,...More

1  Thank Randy O
Reviewed 4 October 2014

I had heard great things from friends about this place but it didn't live up to my expectations. The wait staff was friendly and attentive it was the food that was a let down. I had the beef medallions. Very nicely presented on a skewer...More

1  Thank MaggieWhoodle
Reviewed 14 June 2014

We were celebrating a special birthday and as Cafe Spiga has always been my favourite eatery I decided I wanted to go eat there so we made a reservation. We've been going to this restaurant for the past 14 years, always enjoyed our Chicken Galiano...More

2  Thank charlebd2003
Reviewed 1 June 2014

When I realized this was a Portuguese restaurant I was over the moon - me being Portuguese. I went here for a business dinner and everyone really enjoyed their meal. I had the codfish with cream and it was delicious, the caldo verde is a...More

Thank Ariana L
Reviewed 17 May 2014

Tried this restaurant because it was a mix of Portuguese and Italian. Soup, salad, and our entrees were all delicious. The owner happily accommodated my menu request. Wine was incredibly well priced, and above all the background music was very low, so we could all...More

Reviewed 14 May 2014

Have been going there since 1999, and have never been disappointed. Their bacalhao, any fashion, and especially my favourite 'osso bocco' are always well prepared and never disappoint. Excellent wine selection and nice attentive staff. They are our favourite ' steady and true ' choice...More

Thank zem-ilda
Reviewed 17 April 2014

Overall a fantastic dining experience! The soup and salad were outstanding and the main course was sumptuous! Very friendly wait staff and quiet, relaxing atmosphere. Really deserves more patrons! Other bars/ restaurants in the area were very busy (hockey playoffs were on) but Spiga really...More

1  Thank Rhardy15
Reviewed 23 December 2013

Our group of six decided to try Cafe Spiga for our annual Christmas get together. Our table by the fireplace, was set beautifully with flickering candles, and the atmosphere was very inviting. The service was top knotch too, thanks to AnnaMaria !! We shared our...More

Thank jkgrynch
Reviewed 27 October 2013

We were actually intending to go to another restaurant for my and our friend's birthdays (same day) but the wait was long, so we said lets go get a drink somewhere quieter and come back. We walked across the road to Cafe Spiga, where we...More

Thank v1ct0r1a_soph
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 271 Dalhousie St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 7E5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-241-4381
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