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Signatures Restaurant

453 Laurier Ave E, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6R4, Canada
+1 613-236-2499
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
French, Canadian, International, European, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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453 Laurier Ave E, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6R4, Canada
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1 - 10 of 166 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

A birthday celebration was a real delight. The 4-course table d'hote dinner included the duck breast & a bottle of wine. Devon was an awesome server - great communication, friendly, awesome service. The maitre d' offered to take us to see the cooking school. A...More

Thank Antonio8069
Reviewed August 5, 2018

I love duck and was not disappointed with the breast which was perfectly cooked and a duck confit with mashed potato with a wine sauce My husband enjoyed the scallops and the risotto was exceptional with truffles The soup du jour was fresh and good....More

Thank Peggy C
Mercedes G, Manager at Signatures Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018

Hello, Thank you so much for the wonderful review. I'm especially pleased to hear that you enjoyed the duck as we had just changed our menu last week! I hope that you are able to come back when it is possible to enjoy the patio....More

Reviewed July 2, 2018

If you feel like having french food, this is the restaurant in Ottawa. Excellent service, very good beef tenderloin, cooked exactly to your specifications. As a - free - appetizer, they offer a small bite-size cheese shortbread, and a small warm terrine asparagus topped with...More

Thank Vel0mane
Mercedes G, Manager at Signatures Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2018

Hello, Thank you for the lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed everything, including the little extras. Unfortunate that you did not enjoy the dessert. Next time, if there is nothing else on the dessert menu that tickles your fancy, you can opt for...More

Reviewed June 26, 2018

The restaurant looks amazing. It was somewhat small though. There was a group accross the room and we could hear them very well so I can't imagine when the room is full. The food was amazing and we both loved everything. Service was great and...More

Thank joseelaurinj
Mercedes G, Manager at Signatures Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2018

Hello, Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We are incredibly pleased that we were able to make your dinner so memorable. We are especially happy that we were able to make your boyfriends birthday even more special that it was already. Sincerely, Mercedes...More

Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Four of us dined at Signatures restaurant in Ottawa and it was the most horrible meal we have ever experienced . This restaurant was recommended by the concierge at the Fairmont Château Laurier. We were expecting a five-star experience of exquisite French cuisine. The menu...More

2  Thank seeithearittouchit
Mercedes G, Manager at Signatures Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

Hello. We are truly sorry that you did not enjoy your experience at Signatures by Le Cordon Bleu. We strive to present the best food and service possible and that was obviously not achieved. We do appreciate criticism, both good and bad, as we acknowledge...More

Reviewed June 1, 2018

Some of our guests have previously experienced Signatures 'cordon bleu' lunch menu, which is always sublime. Our 50th Anniversary event was no exception. The lunch was beyond great, but the front staff also made the day. My 95 year-old mother-in-law was treated like a queen...More

Thank A_White_wi_Jaunty
Mercedes G, Manager at Signatures Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded June 2, 2018

Hello Mr. and Mrs White. We are absolutely thrilled that we were able to be a part of such a special occasion and especially proud that we were able to help make it memorable.It was truly a pleasure to serve you and your loved ones....More

Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

Was tested to dinner by a past president of the US chapter of Le Chaine des Rotisseurs, so he knew about good food and wine. Signatures did not disappoint. Food quality, taste and presentation were nothing short of world class. The 1800s Manor was a...More

Thank A Y M
Mercedes G, Manager at Signatures Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2018

Hello. We are so happy that you had such an enjoyable experience and especially that we lived up to such high expectations. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Sincerely, Mercedes Gordon, Maitre D'Hotel.

Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

A silky spectacular meal unlike anything really that I have had in Ottawa, and I am not easy to please. Incredible 4 course lunch and each dish was done to perfection. Cannot wait to go back. Oh, and exemplary service too :)

Thank K2079UIpaul
Mercedes G, Manager at Signatures Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

Thank you for your wonderful review! We are always pleased to hear when guests have had such an enjoyable experience. We hope to see you again soon. Thank you. Mercedes Gordon. Maitre d'Hotel

Reviewed April 20, 2018

The Table d'hote lunch changes weekly -- three courses (two choices) of Cordon Bleu deliciousness for $34. Perfect for group meetings in a very pleasant atmosphere with excellent service and exquisite food.

Thank _sheilacrutchlow
Mercedes G, Manager at Signatures Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2018

We are so pleased that you had an enjoyable lunch and thrilled that you "uncovered" this gem! Please note that you are always able to view our weekly menu online. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed March 30, 2018

We went for the Gout de France and were sadly disappointed. The service was not what we had experienced before. It was condescendingly 'friendly' and very lumpy. The multiple courses looked good but fell apart at the 3rd. The lobster salad was nice, with a...More

Thank EPottawa
Mercedes G, Manager at Signatures Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Hello, I respect this review especially as critical reviews can only make us better. I am sorry that you did not have the best experience at Signatures. I would really like to hear more about your evening to see how we may be able to...More

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WendyN1264
November 26, 2016|
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Response from LeCordon_BleuOttawa | Property representative |
Chef Anton, is great at accommodating all kinds of nutritional wishes. By informing the server of your preferences in advance, Chef will adjust his menus accordingly. Bon Appetit!
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Onno O
March 25, 2016|
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Response from LeCordon_BleuOttawa | Property representative |
Please feel free to inform your server of your nutritional preferences and Chef Anton will adjust accordingly. Due to our Chef's origins (Nice, France) the cuisine is extremely flavorful, colorful with a wonderful texture... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$26 - US$73
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Saturday
5:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 453 Laurier Ave E, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6R4, Canada (Formerly Le Cordon Bleu Bistro @ Signatures)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-236-2499
  • E-mail
Description
Signatures Restaurant offers you exceptional cuisine, a unique setting and luxurious hospitality for your next culinary experience. Signatures Restaurant brings a modern twist to a fine dining experience. Combining modern cuisine with relaxing decor and a stress-free ambience, Signatures can be your oasis. Our menus showcase an outstanding selection of local seasonal ingredients with bold creativity and artistic presentations during lunch or dinner. Every week we will feature a new original lunch menu showcasing the talents of our dedicated team. Our dinner menus also reflect the changes of the seasons. Located in the historic Munross mansion, just steps from the Rideau River, Signatures Restaurant offers elegantly appointed banquet and private dining rooms, winding staircases and crystal chandeliers, something unique to the city of Ottawa.
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