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Kochin Kitchen

271 Dalhousie St | Corner of Dalhousie Street and Murray Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 7E5, Canada
+1 613-562-4461
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“butter chicken” (22 reviews)
“masala dosa” (13 reviews)
“fish curry” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
271 Dalhousie St | Corner of Dalhousie Street and Murray Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 7E5, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here for their lunch buffet. While most Indian restaurants offer Mughalai type of cuisine, Kochin Kitchen offers an entirely different cuisine from the Southern state of Kerala in India. The buffet included a variety of vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes along with salads, chutney,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Sue m
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

We loved eating here. Wonderful onion pakora and a real treat to get dosa(gluten free pancake/ bread thing). Our server was adorable and our meal was great.

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank karenina4
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

I wanted something light for a later night snack. I tried the Masala Dosa (Basically, a paper thin crispy crepe with potato filling that comes with two dips, a Daal dip and a Chutney Dip. The Masala Dosa was ok, nothing special. The dips were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank NoshTraveller
Reviewed October 21, 2018

I have been here only once for a dinner with friends. I was quite positively impressed by the food, which was excellent. The restaurant was busy on a Friday night.

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank laFrapp
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Very good food with eclectic but friendly service. Busy Saturday night that they handled without drama. Would highly recommend the Lamb Kurma. Reasonably priced wine and beer list. Reservation recommended.

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Geoffrey D
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Went there with my wife and in-laws, as we are all familiar with Kerala and its food. This was just fantastic all the way through. Every dish we tasted was tasty, the coconut piranthas, authentic, and you will leave the restaurant full beyond belief (try...More

Date of visit: December 2017
2  Thank Pascal G
Reviewed September 19, 2018

I highly recommend Kochin Kitchen to anyone visiting Ottawa or for anyone staying in Ottawa and wanting to get a glimpse of Indian food.

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Zeina G
Reviewed September 12, 2018

Came here for dinner after a long day of travel. Maybe it is better to eat here for lunch with the buffet, but I would say it was about what I would expect from an Indian restaurant. Not bad, but I have had better.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank pgreer
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Nice spot in the bytown Ottawa. Excellent quality/price ratio. We went there many times and never be disappointed.

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank ericdA2011NA
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

I have submitted a review in about a year but this experience brought me back. My expectations for an Indian lunch buffet is usually very low based on my experiences of the past. This restaurant "blew me away" , everything was delicious and there's was...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank mikedI3135RR
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Danielle D
May 26, 2017|
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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
for a small group yes.
January 2, 2017|
Response from Arash H | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. It's an Indian restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 271 Dalhousie St | Corner of Dalhousie Street and Murray Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 7E5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-562-4461
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