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Pelican Grill


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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From11:30 to 2:30
from 2:30 to 4:30 the Afternoon menu is available
1 each
freshly shucked Malpeque Oysters
1 each
Chilled Wild Jumbo Shrimp
With cocktail sauce
Cup 5.00
Bowl 8.00
Clam Chowder
Cup 5.00
Bowl 8.00
Lobster Bisque
Lobster Poutine
Frites w/ a rich lobster gravy, cheese & a chopped lobster
Crab cakes
With sesame ginger slaw & miso aioli
Tempura Shrimp
Wild jumbo shrimp w/ a light tempura crust served w/ a mango dipping sauce
crispy Calamari
with Lester's cocktail dipping sauces
Fried Smelts
served w/ house Aioli
PEI mussels
in your choice of sauces: creamy garlic, spicy tomato-herb or Thai coconut curry
Today's Featured Fish
Your server will tell about today's fish of the day.
Pan Roasted Black's Harbour Salmon
With roasted potatoes & sauteed vegetables or a green salad
Wild Jumbo Shrimp in Red Thai Curry Sauce
Served w/ coconut rice
Pan Seared Sea Scallops
With w/ crisped braised pork belly, sweet pea buttermilk puree, seasonal vegetables & microgreens w/ a mint-ginger vinaigrette
Moules Et Frites
mussels steamed in white wine, garlic & cream served w/ fresh cut fries & house Aioli
Harvest Salad w/ Spice Crusted Albacore Tuna
Local greens & vegetable, boiled egg, goats cheese & an avocado vinaigrette
Grilled Salmon Sandwich
Served w/ your choice of: salad, fries or soup of the day
Smoked Salmon on Rye
with caper-dill‏ sauce & red onion, served w/ a Caesar or green salad
A rich seafood broth w/ a selection of fish, shellfish & shrimp
freshly steamed Lobster
Choose your size & enjoy it freshly steamed w/ garlic butter & your choice of sides
1pc 11.00
2pc 14.00
Wild Haddock Fish & Chips
crispy Beau's beer battered fish served w/ homemade coleslaw, fresh cut fries & tartar sauce
All of our desserts are made fresh in house
House Chocolate Cake
Creme Brulee
A casual seafood bistro with a fresh fish market attached. We are only interested in serving the freshest fish and seafood we can get!
US$11 - US$36
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Seafood, Canadian, Soups
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommend The Pelican as a restaurant and as a fish market. The fish is always outstanding and the restaurant and market staff always very pleasant

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank JMNJ11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pelican Grill is not a fancy restaurant. The menu is not huge, but does not include some of the fish fish available from their fish market . The clam chowder was excellent as well as the Pacific fish & chips panic style. Reasonable prices. Located...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Dealmaker
Reviewed February 15, 2019

Simply put, this place is just awesome for all your seafood needs with their well stocked retail counter and for your seafood lunch or dinner. We have eaten there several times over the years and it is has never disappointed. Great food, excellent staff. Well...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank WhiteLakeDan
Reviewed February 15, 2019

Wrote a rave and well deserved review back in 2011. However, the restaurant has changed considerably over the past few years with the menu offering less and less choice, no more sole or snapper, for example. Fortunately, they started serving delicious Moules-frites and we would...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Arona99
Reviewed February 7, 2019

Had been to Pelican one time previously and did not have a great serving experience, decided to try it again. I think our server had too many tables and/or a rush came in all at once. Had the Fish Tacos, not crazy about the type...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank carolbb2016
Reviewed February 3, 2019

Service was on point - Thank you, John! Caesar salad was the best we have had in Ottawa. Fogo Island Cod was delicious if a tad overcooked and the Juniper Farm vegetables were a perfectly cooked, richly flavouful accompaniament to the Cod. Maple Creme Brulee...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Siekierskice
Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

Our first visit to the Pelican Grill and we will definitely be back! Our service was very slow to start but our server apologized for the delay as soon as he came to take our drink order and from there on, it was wonderful. We...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank M7807OGkimg
Reviewed January 29, 2019

We brought my dad here for lunch because he loves seafood. He was sad that the fish stew was not on the menu this time. I let the restaurant know in our reservations that it was my dad's birthday and they sent out a free...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DoctorDonnaSuperTemp
Reviewed January 23, 2019

Excellent food and excellent service! The atmosphere is warm and welcoming! A good wine list and great beer from local breweries

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Edgard S
Reviewed January 20, 2019

My brother took me out for a birthday lunch and we ordered the lobster roll. It was a perfect amount with a small salad, fries and the bun was not just a regular hot dog bun but reminded me of a brioche. Patrick was a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Anne Marie B
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August 1, 2018|
Response from yvonnebV4112JL | Reviewed this property |
Probably smaller portion...
January 28, 2018|
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Response from Pepper4prez | Reviewed this property |
It is both, a store and a restaurant.
November 15, 2016|
Response from Hammond01 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I think you have the wrong restaurant but check out their menu on line ... cheers
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