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Black Tartan Kitchen

132 Bridge St, Carleton Place, Ontario K7C 2V5, Canada
+1 613-492-0860
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“steak frites” (8 reviews)
“duck” (15 reviews)
“creme brulee” (5 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
132 Bridge St, Carleton Place, Ontario K7C 2V5, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were a group of 13, for a pre-wedding rehearsal dinner. Ian kindly opened early for us, and we had an absolutely delicious meal. Everyone enjoyed the meat, cooked perfectly to everyone's taste. The food presentations were beautiful. We could not have had better service...More

Thank rerebecca2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Meal and service were great. It's a bit pricey for Carleton Place, but for special occasions the Black Tartan Kitchen never fails to please.

Thank kpatchell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was floored! I would NEVER used the word perfect but I am a loss at any other description. The service was a 10 and so was the food. I felt like a pampered queen, with the attentive service and fine dining cuisine. We decided...More

Thank naomidamphouse
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Your Chef Ian Carswell greets you shortly after you enter and then returns after your meal to see if you were satisfied. Classy touch! The cuisine he prepares, with all locally grown ingredients, will awe your pallet. Staff makes you feel as if you are...More

Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband went in for lunch. The food was good, but we found it to be expensive for lunch. I had a small plate of fish with vegetables and water. My husband had a hamburger, fries and a tea. All that was $55.00

Thank MunroTE4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful hidden gem in Carleton place. High quality and "food" type selections on the menu. I would suggest making a reservation for dinner just to make sure. They have excellent food and often have unique events like beer pairing and scotch nights...More

Thank Kent B
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

A perfect restaurant. We loved our Cornish hen, trout and steak frites. A great stop for lunch. Can't wait to come back. ❤️

Thank Erin P
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Chef Ian always does an amazing job of presenting new and exciting dishes to Carleton Place. Beautiful plated and tastes even better. Do the Blind Tasting Dinner, it's a taste bad adventure.

Thank CrummyGirl
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Awesome dinner. The pork chop was to die for, mash potatoes. Five star dinner. Started with escargot. Delicious.

Thank James D
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Four of us (all women) went for lunch on a Saturday in August. Restaurant was very quiet - until we got there :-). Server was very nice. Knowledgeable about the wine and menu. Between us we had: the soup (gazpacho), the vegetarian pasta, the quiche,...More

Thank DarB-Ottawa
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August 4, 2017|
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Response from Liveelou | Reviewed this property |
There absolutely is! Search: blacktartankitchen online and click on the website. Their regular menu is there. They also have seasonal specials. Ian is an amazing chef and he won't disappoint you! The tastebuds experience... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
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.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 132 Bridge St, Carleton Place, Ontario K7C 2V5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Carleton Place
  • Phone Number: +1 613-492-0860
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Black Tartan Kitchen is a casual fine dining restaurant located on the idyllic Bridge Street of Carleton Place. We provide an intimate and homegrown dining experience to be enjoyed on any occasion. Our menu reflects the current season and showcases products predominantly from the bountiful Ottawa Valley, complemented with a wine list tailored by our in house Sommelier
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