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Aroma Meze

239 Nepean St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0B7, Canada
+1 613-232-1377
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (80 reviews)
“lamb sliders” (28 reviews)
“roulade” (21 reviews)
Closes in 24 min
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
International, Mediterranean, European, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
239 Nepean St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0B7, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Went to Aroma Saturday night. The restaurant was almost full. I had chosen this place because of its great reviews and because I really enjoy tapas. I was looking forward to the experience, but found it deceiving. Here is why. The food: 1)Very small portions-...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a tapas type restaurant with superb food and very good service and a nice wine list. They really need to get the air conditioning fixed. The portable AC at the door is not cutting it. Other than comfort level this is a 5...More

Thank Rufoosio
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The staff was super accommodating and the food was spectacular. They asked me what my favorite dish was and honestly they were all so good I had a hard time deciding but ultimately chose the spanikopita... home made and I could’ve eaten a dozen of...More

Thank Tina B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We live around the corner from Aroma Meze, but had not been there for several years. We were very pleasantly surprised. The food overall was great. We did not like the fish tacos very much, but the octopus and the gnocchi were delicious. The service...More

Thank IlonaOttawa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there because we had no special resto in mind and found this through TRIPADVISOR. Very calm area, and we could even sit outside. Surprised by the quality of the food, with good portions and in original versions, sometimes not all that Greek, but...More

Thank R P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very Very nice place. We were familiar with traditional mezes, lime fatoush and kafta, but this place has reinvented the dishes and so many were tempting. Out of the 6 we tried each one was a burst of flavor, a different delight. Already planning our...More

Thank Jean-Philippe R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose this place on the basis of its proximity to our hotel and its Trip Advisor reviews and it didn’t disappoint. The food, wine and atmosphere were all great! We ordered a selection of dishes to share and they came out leisurely. Everything was...More

Thank Lauren T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I love to eat here. We love the idea of the small sharing plates and the variety on offer.. it never ceases to delight and tickle the palate. The two of us order at least six dishes more often eight. Last week...More

Thank gusjudy2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was delicious tiny tapas plates. It 10 minutes for a menu and 30 minutes to be served. No exaggeration! I had to get the waiter’s attention to even order. Until then nobody even. Are to take our drink order. Food took forever to...More

1  Thank 4boyma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had dinner here with two friends on a recent visit to Ottawa. It was certainly a unique and delicious dining experience. The waiter recommended 6 plates for the three of us (all small women), which in retrospect was too much food . But we...More

1  Thank Brigitte H
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Questions & Answers
May 27, 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from CanadianTravelLover1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late response. Yes, there is a small patio.
May 25, 2016|
Response from MooshyPeaches |
They have a lot of vegan friendly options and they can adjust items on the menu to fit your diet or allergies
Colleen G
June 9, 2015|
Response from ZacharyWilliams | Property representative |
Hi Colleen, Sorry about the late reply. This is actually the first question we have been asked through Tripadvisor, and we weren't quite sure how to respond! : S We of course have gluten free options, in fact, 95% of our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
11:30 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: 239 Nepean St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-232-1377
  • E-mail
Welcome to Aroma Small Plates and Wine. The first of its kind in Canada! Come and enjoy "Meze" the food that reflects the way of life in Greek culture. Meze...an eating style, ancient in origin, favored in Greece and the Mediterranean. It is where eating is a hospitality and a celebration.
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