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Swan At Carp

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Canadian, Bar
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108 Falldown Lane, Carp, Ottawa, Ontario K0A 1L0, Canada
+1 613-839-7926
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Swan even treats you with live Jazz every second Friday. It's really not that much of a hike beyond say March road and Terry Fox, and WELL worth the drive. The dessert selection is to kill for, and it's rare to see such a fine selection of import beers, most of them (except St Bernardus) reasonably priced. It has... More 

Thank Gary K
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237 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were there for lunch and enjoyed both the food and the atmosphere. The service was excellent and the fish & chips, French onion soup, pulled pork and chicken wings were all good. Worth a visit when in the area.

Thank robertwD7057IG
Kemptville, Canada
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I hadn't been to the Swan in decades, but went recently for a work lunch. What a pleasant surprise. The food and service was superb. I had the smoked jambalaya, which was excellent, and our whole group raved about their selections. The kitchen struggled a bit timing wise with our very large group, but the food was well worth the... More 

Thank BC-K-ville
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55 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Came for the first time last week with another family, so a table of 12 people in total. The staff treated us well and gave us a great spot to unwind after a busy day. Good food, excellent beer selection on tap and bottles, generous portions and nice staff. We will return!

Thank Johnnyceecee
Mississippi Mills, Canada
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Dropped in unplanned for a quick dinner on the way home from work on a Friday. We were lucky to get seated without a reservation at 5:30 and the placed filled up fast with quite a few people waiting at the door as we left around 6:40. Good selection of wines and beer, although I was a little surprised there... More 

Thank Brian J
Ottawa, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The main meals were not that great. Chicken pot pie under cooked and expensive truffles were very stale!

Ottawa, Canada
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187 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Warm and friendly, we were 6 on Saturday, and thoroughly enjoyed dinner. The menu has something for everyone!

Thank Gary T
1 review
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

I met some some friends for a Friday drink after work; the service was terrific, friendly and prompt, the variety of beers was impressive and a fun time was had by us all. Since it was my night to cook, I ordered two schnitzels to go -- one with the pineapple sauce (tangy and delicious) and one with the mushroom... More 

Thank Gregory L
Ottawa, Canada
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388 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We had reservation for a Friday night. There was nobody at the front. We wandered around looking for an employee to direct us to a table. The decor is tired beyond belief. So depressing. Having said that my spouse found the smoked jambalaya to be excellent. I had the best fish & chips since forever. Our server Becky was wonderful... More 

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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

My husband and I ordered the Schnitzel and it was the worst we have eaten ! Greasy, much too thick and tasteless. Covered in a mushroom sauce which did not taste good together nor did it look appetizing... yuck ! Mentioned it to the waitress and her response was I'm sorry and that was it. Will never eat there again.

1 Thank Mezei

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Falldown Lane, Carp, Ottawa, Ontario K0A 1L0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa  >  Carp
  • Phone Number: +1 613-839-7926

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?