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Dows Lake Pavilion

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#1,397 of 2,265 Restaurants in Ottawa
$$ - $$$
1001 Queen Elizabeth Dr, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5K7, Canada
+1 613-232-1001
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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible7%
22 Jun 2017
“PaddleBoat Rental”
29 Jul 2017
“Lago restaurant”
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$$ - $$$
1001 Queen Elizabeth Dr, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5K7, Canada
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

My wife and I had a very good meal their last night . We each had fifferent appetizers and different entrees and all were excellent. We shared dessert and it was also excellent. All items were served in a perfectly timely manner and all was...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We rented a paddle boat one day for my moms birthday. Found parking across the street. The rental process was easy photo id +20$ deposit. Lady explained how it worked, helped us in and off we went. Spent an hour out made our way back...More

Thank Natalie l
Reviewed 11 January 2017

The pavilion is an excellent viewing spot to sit and relax whilst watching the people on the lake having loads of fun on the kayaks and pedaloes.

Thank Ged M
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great man-made lake if you enjoy being on the water. You can rent canoes and kayaks. The two eatery's did not appeal to us and we were not inspired to go inside and check out the menus.

Thank MikeyandMarie
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Difficult to separate the lake and pavilion front the display of tulips which is near-by on shore in what appears to be a park. I walked to the pavilion one or twice for exercise and to find what was going on there. It is a...More

Thank GuidoLocattelli
Reviewed 2 December 2015

Great spot to hang out if sitting by the water is your thing... or going for a walk But parking is expensive for what and where it is...if you dont get it validated. just needs to be rethought or redeveloped to make it seem good...More

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 15 April 2014

The pavillion is a great place to stop if you've been walking the canal for a while. The restaurants are reasonable and licenced. You can also rent a canoe or kayak if you want to go on Dows Lake or the canal. It is also...More

Thank klodio
Reviewed 22 July 2013

The Pavilion offers a convenient location with a great view of the lake. I met a colleague there for lunch and we had a pleasnat meal. The food was tastey, the service was prompt and curteous and the price was quite reasonable. All in all,...More

2  Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 19 July 2013

Really a shame that such a great location does not offer anything else than outdated restaurants serving overpriced food/drinks... A good spot to have drinks and enjoy the view, but the entire building would need to be shut down for a while to allow for...More

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 3 July 2013

The rental equipment is outdated and in poor condition. The staff blames the customers for the problems.

Thank Tony T
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  • Address: 1001 Queen Elizabeth Dr, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5K7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa>  > The Glebe / Dow's Lake
  • Neighbourhood: The Glebe / Dow's Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 613-232-1001
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