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) #74 of 2,235 Restaurants in Ottawa $$$$ , Vegetarian Friendly
18 York St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5S6, Canada
+1 613-244-1188
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
15:30 - 22:30All hours
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
18 York St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5S6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Each time I have been here for dinner the service and the food was excellent. Be sure to book in advance.

Thank Garry L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to eighteen as i had a discount as part of entertainment book. We shared an appetizer and we both had the salmon. Good presentation with a few vegetables. It was not flaky, i believe that it was over cooked but still tasty. Would i...More

Thank travelsoften1963
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a late evening seating on a Sunday night. The restaurant had a nice crowd that thinned out as we ate. Our waiter, Sam, was friendly and extremely knowledgeable about the menu. We started with the Pisco Punch cocktails that were probably the best pisco...More

Thank Mego66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went here for dinner on Ottawa race weekend. We expected it to be packed but it was not. Some group was screaming on the level above us and the music didn't really go with the atmosphere (it was upbeat EDM music). We had high...More

Thank Avery S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our experience was quite good. The menu has a disproportionate amount of seafood for me and oddly, no chicken option. But I am a fussy eater so I am always aware of such things (hate seafood). Thus I was guided by lack of choice into...More

Thank Davidsquash
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quality of food was not up to par - definitely overpriced. Duck breast was over cooked & small portion. Ribeye was nothing special. Service was great.

Thank Pky L
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We went to Restaurant Eighteen for a Mother's Day Brunch on May 14, 2017. Our reservation was for 11:30. I was seated at a corner while waiting for my husband to park the car. The service was terrible and the food was disappointing. When we...More

Thank disgruntled651
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Was there for a business meeting where we took over most of the restaurant. The restaurant is in a heritage building but has great decor. Service was great with an excellent wine list and visible wine cellar. The set menu had most of their favourites...More

Thank Harold C
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I went there with the good Canadian friend of mine. When he asked me what I'd like to drink, I asked for Canadian red-wine. What a really great surprise, what fanstatic wines Canada is able to offer! Food is perfect as well. Quite impressive the...More

Thank RudiReist
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Dinner for 4 business colleagues was good. Tasty food and an interesting and solid wine list in a cool environment in a nice part of town. Nicely done and I'd return.

Thank John M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$51 - US$51
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
15:30 - 22:30
15:30 - 22:30
15:30 - 22:30
15:30 - 22:30
15:30 - 22:30
15:30 - 22:30
15:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 York St, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5S6, Canada
    (Sussex Drive)
  • Public Transportation: Public Transit can be accessed from the Rideau Center
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > Byward Market Area
  • Neighbourhood: Byward Market Area
  • Phone Number: +1 613-244-1188
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