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Stoneface Dolly's

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#136 of 2,257 Restaurants in Ottawa}
$$ - $$$, International,
416 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 4M9, Canada
+1 613-564-2222
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (71 reviews)
“bobotie” (14 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
Canadian, International, Contemporary, Fusion, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
416 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 4M9, Canada
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1 - 10 of 220 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a wonderful dinner for two before going to a show at the Gladstone (our same day tickets gave us a discount - see the Gladstone's web site for more details). I found our dishes very original and tasty (yummy crab cakes to share ,wonderful...More

Thank leolion5
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The food was very, very poor. For $16 I got 2 fried eggs, 2 - 4"round slices of processed ham and the worst hash I have ever SEEN. Coffee was not good. The waitress however was very pleasant. During the entire time we were accompanied...More

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 11 August 2017

My girlfriend was here and she asked for a wrap without cheese because she's a vegan. They refused and told her the wraps are pre-made... who charges $16 for a PRE-MADE wrap?! Pure laziness and unprofessionalism to refuse to accommodate a person with food restrictions....More

Thank Manny1299
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We went to this lovely restaurant in the Little Italy area of Ottawa before going to a show.... which in hindsight was a mistake. Our server was really slow, even though we told him we were going to a show, and it was at least...More

1  Thank RichardDixon
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Service and food were spotless! Their fresh-squeezed juice was incredibly good, and so was our food, especially the steak and eggs! Warmly recommended!

Thank Sébastien C
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Went for an early dinner and found the restaurant to be fantastic! The service was super friendly and the waiter clearly knew the food well. None of the recommendations were disappointing. I had the jambalaya and it was amazing.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I've been a fan of SD's since it was located on Bronson at McLeod many years ago. Back then, the owner and chef Bob would take the time to chat with us about his homeland (South Africa), about new additions to the menu, and the...More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Stoneface Dolly's is a very popular breakfast place. The only explanation for that, is that people don't have anywhere else to go. It is at best average, but at above average prices. The extensive breakfast menu is fine, although I have never had a meal...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We had breakfast here and we were both pleasantly surprised! I ordered the California eggs Benny and loved it! I recommend this place for a great breakfast! Food was delicious and service was very good!

Thank Maria E
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I finally had a chance to check out Stoneface Dolly's after hearing great reviews from friends. Arriving in time for a Sunday brunch, it was a welcoming environment where people were eating, chatting and enjoying the ambient background music. The servers take their food seriously...More

1  Thank CindyJF
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1.47 km away
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Questions & Answers
Suzanne M
16 February 2015|
Response from sarahzak |
Hi Suzanne, I am a server at Stoneface and just noticed this question. In case you were still wondering, the dish is called Bobotie. Stoneface Dolly's has also recently just released a cookbook, which thoroughly explains... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
08:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
07:30 - 14:30
07:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
07:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
08:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 416 Preston St, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 4M9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-564-2222
  • E-mail
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