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East India Company

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210 Somerset St W, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0J4, Canada
+1 613-567-4634
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“naan” (34 reviews)
“butter chicken” (22 reviews)
“kheer” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
210 Somerset St W, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0J4, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We have had many meals at the EIC buffet and it is always great food and service. They also catered my sister's wedding a couple weeks ago and the food and service was amazing. They came from a distance and made items specific to my...More

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Over all this was a great restaurant. Their naan, and butter chicken were delicious. It was a nice change to go to this restaurant for dinner. I Really recommend this place.

Thank 85chas
Reviewed April 30, 2018

We visited this restaurant as a party of 14 family members. The food was excellent as was the service.

Thank Betty H
Reviewed April 26, 2018

I would go to this place every week if I had the time. The buffet is elaborate but everything tastes authentic, and fresh. Always a treat!!

Thank Ndussaulthudson
Reviewed April 11, 2018

We were a party of 9 celebrating my birthday. I arrived a bit later and it was hard to get a waiter's attention to order a drink. The buffet is excellent. A good variety of dishes with various ingredients, flavours and degrees of slickness. Like...More

Thank Shelagh M
Reviewed March 13, 2018

This is our "go to" Indian restaurant in Ottawa. The variety is adequate and the tastes are well balanced. I have been to India and while the food here is not "blow your head off" hot, it does the trick to satisfy a craving for...More

Thank MrZappa
Reviewed March 11, 2018

We have come to this restaurant quite a few times when we lived near Ottawa. We have now moved so it not practical for us to go. BUT, we have GRAND memories of the Dinner Buffet. A wide array of selection... Every item tasting great...More

1  Thank Andre J L
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Food quality was great overall not a huge fan of Indian but that may have changed thanks to the butter chicken and lamb curry at this place. The decor is also great I love the theme of this restaurant. Staff is friendly and I'm pretty...More

1  Thank Sam S
Reviewed February 28, 2018

Good restaurants are good not just for the food - being fundamental to have good food-, but also for other relevant reasons: a good and diverse buffet - as it is the case in this particular restaurant -, magnificent decor (that would require an entire...More

1  Thank mcserje
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

We went here with high expectations. The decor was lovely and the buffet display beautiful. The food was mediocre. It was decent but lacked pizazz. It was luke warm and average. I must admit the homemade naan was delicious. Perhaps ordering a la carte may...More

Thank kellly83
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March 12, 2018|
Response from Sooma F | Reviewed this property |
I believe lunch buffet was $24.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 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.
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.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Somerset St W, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0J4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-567-4634
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