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Aroma Meze

239 Nepean St, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 0B7, Canada
+1 613-232-1377
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (83 reviews)
“lamb sliders” (29 reviews)
“saganaki” (23 reviews)
Open Now
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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1 - 10 of 680 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

It's been our 4th time visiting and we were not disappointed. We decided to choose an All-Fish menu (which we recommend). Arrived at 545pm and stayed for 2 hours, without being rushed and enjoying the cozy setting. Food and service are outstanding. Keep up the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Prof_Charming
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely dinner here - we were looking for something fun, different and casual on a Monday night and this definitely exceeded our expectations. Every dish we ordered was very good, and the advice (and service) from both servers was great - so...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JohnstonesOnTheMove
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A few friends were visiting from out of town and we decided to give this place a try (they wanted to go somewhere local). The place was cozy and the server was very friendly. They had a nice selection of food and everyone left feeling...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Amy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious food, cozy atmosphere and friendly service. Food was fresh and tasty, especially enjoyed the lamb chops, scallops and gnocchi. Would definitely come back and try more dishes!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank May Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We only went here because we googled places close to our hotel!! But WOW absolutely loved this place and can’t wait to go back!! Delicious absolutely delicious!! The service was great, loved the atmosphere! Cute spot and will be back!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Cathy W
Reviewed October 27, 2018

I went to the restaurant last Monday and I was excited because of the reviews. I was having dinner with some friends. The concept of this restaurant is to order a bunch of mezzes and everybody shares. Mezzes are usually small and each person will...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Nessrine S
Reviewed October 21, 2018

I have been here many times, mostly for business dinners. The food is of very good quality, the service is attentive, and the decor is nice. It is a low-key, quiet place where we always like to bring our guests.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank laFrapp
Reviewed October 12, 2018

I ate here with my family on a Friday evening in August. We had 5 meze each and they were all knockout. Imaginative, fresh, tasty and stylish, it was a great evening’s entertainment, with top class service. The Salmon Crisps were worthy of mention, but...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank johndV9485SC
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Visited here couple of weeks ago hoping for a nice dinner and unfortunately left with quite mixed feelings. Great, friendly and efficient staff; great decor and ambience; loved the menu - as a vegetarian, for once, I had more choices than ever; all the food...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Justine28
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Extremely small portions. Over-priced. Way too much EVOO used as a finish on the plates and it tasted like cheap EVOO. There were puddles on the plate. The chef did not use any acid to cut through the greasiness of the EVOO. The flambe cheese...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Gradyyusoshady
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
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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